Looking for a getaway from the British winter?

Want to trade coats and gloves for T-shirts and sunglasses?

It's the ideal time for a winter sun break and there are some great deals around

Popular resorts at this time of year include the Canary Islands.

If you have a bigger budget you could opt for somewhere like Egypt, Dubai, Mexico or Florida.

All these place are generally warm and sunny at this time of year but not as blisteringly hot as they can be at the height of the summer season.

They also tend to be quieter so you can relax without crowds of holidaying families filling the beaches, pools, restaurants and bars.

These are some of the best winter sun flights available on the Skyscanner website.

Flying in January 2018

A beach at Cancún, Mexico
Cancun, Mexico

All prices are single flights going from Birmingham Airport

Gran Canaria - from £20 (Average January temperature 18C, current temperature 20C)

Fuerteventura - from £22 (Average January temperature 18C, current temperature 20C)

Lanzarote - from £22 (Average January temperature 17C, current temperature 19C)

Tenerife - from £33 (Average January temperature 17C, current temperature 20C)

Hurghada - from £111 (Average January temperature 16C, current temperature 24C)

Dubai - from £129 (Average January temperature 19C , current temperature 23C)

Orlando - from £157 (Average January temperature 15C, current temperature 21C)

Cancun - from £222 (Average January temperature 23C, current temperature 20C)

Flying in February 2018

Dubai
Dubai

All prices are single flights going from Birmingham Airport

Gran Canaria - from £25 (Average February temperature 18C)

Fuerteventura - from £22 (Average February temperature 18C)

Lanzarote - from £22 (Average February temperature 18C)

Tenerife - from £41 (Average February temperature 17C)

Hurghada - from £128 (Average February temperature 17C)

Dubai - from £124 (Average February temperature 20C)

Orlando - from £157 (Average February temperature £16C)

Cancun - from £165 (Average February temperature 23C)

Look for your cheap flight on Skyscanner