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Vocabulary: Learn about the different types of weather in Spanish. What are the names of the different climates in Spanish?

Vocabulary: Learn about the different types of weather in Spanish. What are the names of the different climates in Spanish?

As we all know, when waiting for a train or a bus, or when standing inside an elevator, the most common and safe topic in conversation and small talk is Weather. You need to know the different types of Weather in Spanish so that you can discuss on how bad it is or how fantastic it is.

Learn about the list of types of Weather in Spanish
Learn about the list of types of Weather in Spanish

Spain is pretty much the same when it comes to people talking about the different types of weather. And of course, people from Spain like to talk about the different types of weather in Spanish only.

You need to able to make weather-related observation, ask weather related questions and also be able to understand the answers. It is very important that you understand what to wear in every season and how your outdoor plans in Spain is affected by the weather

To get you ready, here’s a guide for you to learn about some simple Spanish weather vocabulary to rely on as you learn Spanish. In any case, it can at least help you know what kind of weather to expect outside.

 

How do you say weather and climate in Spanish?

  • The Spanish translation for “The weather” is “el tiempo”
  • Spanish word for “The Climate” is “el clima”

 

What are the different seasons in Spanish?

There are four seasons in Spain and pretty much all over Europe: Summer, Winter, Autumn and Spring. However there is also the rainy season and the dry season since people need to dress up according to the correct weather.

What are the different seasons in Spanish
What are the different seasons in Spanish

For example, during the dry season, you need to wear moisturizer while you need to carry an umbrella during the rainy season. So it becomes very important that you know the Spanish vocabulary for weather related terms.

Learn about the vocabulary of all Seasons in Spanish with English translation and with example sentences.

English Spanish English Sentences Spanish Sentences
the season la temporada / la estación Summer is the best season. Hay cuatro estaciones.
the spring la primavera Schools are closed during the Spring. Las escuelas están cerradas durante la primavera.
the summer el verano It is very hot during the summer. Hace mucho calor durante el verano.
the autumn el otoño During autumn, it becomes very cold in Spain. Durante el otoño, hace mucho frío en España.
the winter el invierno I like the winter because I like the snow. Me gusta el invierno porque me gusta la nieve.
the rainy season la temporada lluviosa During the rainy season, the frogs are very happy. Durante la temporada de lluvias, las ranas están muy felices.
the dry season la estación seca During the dry season, carrots are expensive. Durante la estación seca, las zanahorias son caras.

 

What are the different weather conditions in Spanish?

The seasons are not all that you may talk of. You may have to say that it’s raining or ask if there’s a storm. You may have to deal with hail and mist, fog and frost.

Learn about the most common Weather related vocabulary in Spanish with English translation and with example sentences.

different weather conditions in Spanish
different weather conditions in Spanish
English Spanish English Sentences Spanish Sentences
hail El granizo Hail is very dangerous. El granizo es muy peligroso.
sky El cielo The sky is blue and the sun is yellow. El cielo es azul y el sol es amarillo.
fog La niebla You should not drive in the fog. No debe conducir en la niebla.
rain La lluvia Will it rain today? No it will rain tomorrow. ¿Lloverá hoy? No, lloverá mañana.
rainbow El arcoiris The rainbow is very beautiful el arco iris es muy hermoso
snow La nieve The snow is white. La nieve es blanca.
sun El sol The sunflower loves the sun. El girasol ama el sol.
storm La tormenta Dogs do not like storms. A los perros no les gustan las tormentas.
dew El rocío The baby licked the dew drops. El bebé lamió las gotas de rocío.
wind El viento It is very windy today. Hace mucho viento hoy.
cloud La nube The clouds are grey. Las nubes son grises.
precipitation la precipitación There will be precipitation today. Habrá precipitaciones hoy.
frost La escarcha The frost is slippery La escarcha es resbaladiza
freezing point el punto de congelación What is the freezing point of water? ¿Cuál es el punto de congelación del agua?
temperature La temperatura The temperature is quite high. La temperatura es bastante alta.

 

What are the different Weather related Adjectives in Spanish with English translation?

Learn about the most common Weather related vocabulary which can be used as adjectives in Spanish with English translation and with example sentences.

different weather conditions in Spanish
different weather conditions in Spanish
English Spanish English Sentences Spanish Sentences
to flash (lightning) relámpago Lightning flashes across the sky? Los relámpagos cruzan el cielo.
to freeze congelar Will the weather freeze the car? ¿El clima congelará el auto?
to hail Granizando It is hailing and raining outside. Está granizando y lloviendo afuera.
drizzling Llovizna Is it drizzling? Do I need an umbrella? ¿Está lloviznando? ¿Necesito un paraguas?
to rain lloviendo Is it raining in India? ¿Está lloviendo en la India?
to snow Nevando Why is it snowing today? Its October! ¿Por qué está nevando hoy? ¡Es octubre!
to melt Derretirse The sun will melt the snow El sol derretirá la nieve.

 

What are the different Weather related adverbs in Spanish with English translation?

Learn about the most common Weather related vocabulary which can be used as adverbs in Spanish with English translation and with example sentences.

English Spanish English Sentences Spanish Sentences
cloudy nublado It is so cloudy today. Está tan nublado hoy.
foggy neblinoso It is foggy outside and I do not want to drive. Está nublado afuera y no quiero conducir.
rainy lluvioso It is a rainy day. Es un día lluvioso.
sunny soleado It is so sunny and hot. Es tan soleado y caluroso.
windy Ventoso It is windy in the Sahara desert. Hace viento en el desierto del Sahara.

 

Other very common terms are:

What other Climate terms do you know in Spanish?
What other Climate terms do you know in Spanish?
English Spanish English Sentences Spanish Sentences
cold frío It is a cold day. Es un día frío.
warm cálido I like warm weather. Me gusta el clima cálido.
hot caliente India is hot. India está caliente.

 

What are the most common weather related sentences?

You might be walking outside and someone might ask “Wie ist das Wetter heute?” or What is the weather today in Spanish. You will have to respond in about the weather in Spanish.

You may speak to hundreds of people and every time the weather becomes a topic of off-hand conversation.  Learn about the most common Weather related sentences in Spanish with English translation.

Spanish Sentences English Sentences
Tengo frío I’m cold
estoy caliente I’m hot
esta un poco nublado hoy It’s a bit cloudy today
El sol está brillando hoy The sun is shining today
¿Cómo está el tiempo hoy? How’s the weather today?
 ¿Esta calientito?  Is it warm?
 ¿Hace frío?  Is it cold?
 ¿Esta bien?  Is it good?
 ¿Es mala?  Is it bad?
 ¿Cuál es el pronóstico del tiempo para mañana?  What is the weather forecast for tomorrow?
¿Cuántos grados es? How many degrees is it?
 ¿Qué tan cálido es?  How warm is it?
 Hace buen tiempo.  It is nice weather.
 Es mal tiempo.  It is bad weather.
 El sol está brillando.  The sun is shining.
 Hace viento.  It’s windy.
 Está nevando.  It’s snowing.
 ¿Tienes demasiado frío?  Are you too cold?
 ¡Es tan húmedo!  It’s so humid !
 Estoy sudando.  I’m sweating.
 Es un clima hermoso.  It is beautiful weather.
 Es un clima terrible.  It is terrible weather.
 ¡Qué mal tiempo!  Such lousy weather!
 Parece una tormenta.  It looks like a thunderstorm.
 ¡Hace buen tiempo para nadar!  It’s great swimming weather!

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