Portugal
Weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Portugal

The best time to visit Portugal is from May until October, when you will have a pleasant or warm temperature and none till limited rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Portugal is 27°C in August and the lowest is 15°C in January. The water temperature is between 17°C and 23°C.

Portugal has the mediterranean climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in Portugal or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find a quick overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.

Average South Portugal weather by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 15 15 17 18 21 24 26 27 25 22 18 16
Water temperature (°C) 17 17 17 19 21 22 23 23 23 22 21 19
Precipitation (mm) 9 9 11 9 6 2 0 1 3 12 20 11

Climate data from city: Albufeira

Average Southwest Portugal weather by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 15 15 17 19 22 24 26 28 26 23 18 16
Water temperature (°C) 17 16 17 18 20 20 21 22 21 21 20 17
Precipitation (mm) 37 33 36 32 25 9 2 4 18 43 57 39

Climate data from city: Lisbon

Average North Portugal weather by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 13 13 16 17 20 22 24 25 24 21 16 14
Water temperature (°C) 15 15 16 17 19 19 20 20 20 20 18 17
Precipitation (mm) 105 81 76 47 41 23 8 8 28 92 107 85

Climate data from city: Porto




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Portugal weather

The Portugal weather for will be 23° till 34° degrees in the next 14 days with a couple of days chance of light rain showers or even quite a bit of rain. The water temperature is 24°C.

The Portugal weather forecast is based on the weather conditions in the city of Lisbon.

Portugal 14 day weather forecast

Weather
Max/min
Precip
Wind
Water
UV
Wednesday
18 may
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26°C
15°C
0 mm
0%
3 Bft
WNW
24°C
5
Thursday
19 may
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29°C
12°C
0 mm
0%
3 Bft
NW
24°C
7
Friday
20 may
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26°C
15°C
0 mm
0%
4 Bft
NNW
24°C
5
Saturday
21 may
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31°C
16°C
0 mm
0%
4 Bft
SSW
24°C
6
Sunday
22 may
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29°C
14°C
0 mm
0%
3 Bft
W
24°C
10


Climate Portugal

Click on a region of Portugal to view the climate:

South Portugal (Albufeira)

South Portugal has the mediterranean climate prevailing. The summers are hot and dry, and the temperature is mild in the winter. The average annual temperature for South Portugal is 20° degrees and there is about 93 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 274 days a year with an average humidity of 71% and an UV-index of 5.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 15 15 17 18 21 24 26 27 25 22 18 16
Night temp. (°C) 11 11 12 13 16 18 19 20 19 18 14 12
Water temp. (°C) 17 17 17 19 21 22 23 23 23 22 21 19
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 9 9 11 9 6 2 0 1 3 12 20 11
Days with rain 7 7 9 8 5 2 1 1 3 7 9 7
Dry days 24 21 22 22 26 28 30 30 27 24 21 24
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 6 8 8 10 12 12 12 12 10 8 6 6
Wind force (Bft) 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3
UV-index 4 4 4 5 5 6 6 6 6 5 4 4

Climate data from city: Albufeira

Southwest Portugal (Lisbon)

Southwest Portugal has the mediterranean climate prevailing. The summers are hot and dry, and the temperature is mild in the winter. The average annual temperature for Southwest Portugal is 21° degrees and there is about 336 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 236 days a year with an average humidity of 72% and an UV-index of 5.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 15 15 17 19 22 24 26 28 26 23 18 16
Night temp. (°C) 10 9 11 12 14 16 17 18 17 16 13 10
Water temp. (°C) 17 16 17 18 20 20 21 22 21 21 20 17
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 37 33 36 32 25 9 2 4 18 43 57 39
Days with rain 13 11 12 12 9 6 3 2 6 10 13 11
Dry days 18 17 19 18 22 24 28 29 24 21 17 20
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 5 7 8 9 11 11 12 11 9 7 6 6
Wind force (Bft) 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3
UV-index 3 4 4 4 5 6 6 6 6 5 4 3

Climate data from city: Lisbon

North Portugal (Porto)

North Portugal has the mediterranean climate prevailing. The summers are hot and dry, and the temperature is mild in the winter. The average annual temperature for North Portugal is 19° degrees and there is about 703 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 214 days a year with an average humidity of 75% and an UV-index of 4.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 13 13 16 17 20 22 24 25 24 21 16 14
Night temp. (°C) 8 7 9 10 12 14 15 16 15 14 10 9
Water temp. (°C) 15 15 16 17 19 19 20 20 20 20 18 17
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 105 81 76 47 41 23 8 8 28 92 107 85
Days with rain 16 13 14 13 11 8 5 4 7 13 15 14
Dry days 15 15 17 17 20 22 26 27 23 18 15 17
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 5 7 8 9 10 11 11 11 9 7 5 5
Wind force (Bft) 3 3 3 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 3 3
UV-index 3 3 4 4 5 5 5 6 5 4 3 3

Climate data from city: Porto

Portugal weather by month

What is the average Portugal weather like in a given month? Let's find out! Click on a month to check all the monthly averages for sunshine, temperature highs and lows, percentage chance of rain per day, snowfall accumulation and number of rainy days.


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Frequently asked questions

Where is Portugal?

Portugal lies in a straight line about 12,033 km from Philippines (Manila → Lisbon).

How long is the flight to Portugal?

The flight time from Manila International Airport to Portugal is approximately 15 h. 10 min.

What are the largest airports in Portugal?

These are the largest airports in Portugal:

Airports on the well-known islands of Portugal:

How many inhabitants are there in Portugal?

Portugal has approximately 10,291,027 inhabitants.

How big is Portugal?

The area of Portugal is around 88,267 km². It is 3,5x smaller than Philippines.

What is the capital of Portugal?

The capital of Portugal is Lisbon.

What is the currency of Portugal?

In Portugal the Euro (EUR) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 18 May 2022

  • 1 Philippine piso = 0.017 Euro
  • 1 Euro = 57.35 Philippine piso
  • 100 Philippine piso = 1.74 Euro
  • 100 Euro = 5,734.54 Philippine piso

What is the area code of Portugal?

The area code to call Portugal is +351.