Spain is extremely hot during mid-summer, in July and August.
The rest of the year the climate is generally temperate in the
north, but warm in the south. The best time to visit is during
spring or autumn, except for the Atlantic coast, which has heavy
rains in October and November. August is the busiest month, while
May and October are the best times for both ideal weather and fewer
crowds. Madrid and the high central area can get very cold during