Portugal: Weather, Best time to go, Where to go ?

Discover the best time to visit Portugal from seasonal averages in many locations like Porto or Sintra below.

Best time to go in Europe?

When is the best time to go in Portugal ?

What is the best time to go in Portugal? Here is some information to help you in your decision:

  • In Portugal, the weather is good everywhere in April, May, June, July, August and September
  • The most favorable months to visit Lisbon are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November
  • On average, the warmest months in Lisbon are July, August and September, and the coldest months are January, February and December
  • The rainiest month in this city are November and December
  • The cities with the best climate are Albufeira, Faro (Algarve), Lisbon, Cascais, Lagos and Sintra with good weather at least 9 months a year
  • The best months for swimming in Albufeira are August, September and October

For all information about the climate and the weather city by city in Portugal for a specific month, click on the corresponding line below:

Month Our opinion View Details
okay weather Portugal in january
okay weather Portugal in february
partially good weather Portugal in march
good weather Portugal in april
partially perfect weather Portugal in may
partially perfect weather Portugal in june
perfect weather Portugal in july
partially perfect weather Portugal in august
perfect weather Portugal in september
partially perfect weather Portugal in october
partially good weather Portugal in november
partially good weather Portugal in december

When to go in Portugal by cities

Albufeira

Best time to visit Albufeira

The best months to visit Albufeira are march, april, may, june, july, august, september, october, november et december.

Faro (Algarve)

Best time to visit Faro (Algarve)

The best months to visit Faro (Algarve) are march, april, may, june, july, august, september, october, november et december.

Lisbon

Best time to visit Lisbon

The best months to visit Lisbon are march, april, may, june, july, august, september, october et november.

Porto

Best time to visit Porto

The best months to visit Porto are march, april, may, june, july, august, september et october.

Cascais

Best time to visit Cascais

The best months to visit Cascais are march, april, may, june, july, august, september, october, november et december.


Climate and Weather of Portugal

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Portugal : Postcard from Portugal


Temperatures and rainfall in Portugal

On these 3 graphs, we present the evolution of temperatures of Portugal and rainfall month by month for the cities of of Albufeira, of Faro (Algarve), of Lisbon, of Porto et of Cascais, as well as the sea temperature months by month for the coastal cities..


Legend:

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good weather
okay weather

Map of Portugal

Hover on cities to obtain information about weather.


About of Portugal

What to do in Portugal ?

Beaches / bathing

Nature and landscapes

Culture and heritage

Sport

Suitable for families

Crafts / shopping

Food

Night life

Are these weather information for Portugal reliable?

Climate data for Portugal are raised every day since January 2009.Also, the analysis of these meteorological data for Portugal allows us to determine the average for each month in Albufeira, Faro (Algarve), Lisbon, Porto, Cascais, Lagos, Sintra et Viana do Castelo.

So yes: these data are reliable except in cases of temporary climate disruption in the region.

Average weather and best time to go city by city in Portugal:

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