Best time to go to Azores for a perfect weather and where to go?

Discover the best time to visit Azores from seasonal norms in many locations like Ponta Delgada or Santa Maria (Azores) here.

When is the best time to go to Azores?

When is the best time to go to Azores? Here's some information to help you in your decision:

  • In Azores, the weather is good everywhere in June, July and August
  • The best months to go to Angra do Heroismo (Terceira) are May, June, July, August and November
  • On average, the warmest months in Angra do Heroismo (Terceira) are July, August and September
  • December is the wettest month in this city
  • Santa Maria (Azores) is the city with the best climate, with good weather 7 months a year
  • The best months for swimming in Furnas are July, August, September and October

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

Month
January 17°C
44%
February 16°C to 17°C
39%
March 16°C to 17°C
45%
April 16°C to 17°C
44%
May 17°C to 19°C
34%
June 20°C to 21°C
26%
July 23°C
24%
August 24°C to 25°C
28%
September 23°C to 24°C
43%
October 21°C to 22°C
50%
November 19°C to 20°C
42%
December 18°C to 19°C
53%
* weather varies across the country

Best time to travel to Azores by cities

Angra do Heroismo (Terceira)

Best time to go to Angra do Heroismo (Terceira)

The best months to go to Angra do Heroismo (Terceira) are may, june, july, august and november.

Flores Island

Best time to go to Flores Island

The best months to go to Flores Island are may, june, july, august, september and november.

Ponta Delgada

Best time to go to Ponta Delgada

The best months to go to Ponta Delgada are may, june, july, august, september and october.

Furnas

Best time to go to Furnas

The best months to go to Furnas are may, june, july, august, september and october.

Santa Maria (Azores)

Best time to go to Santa Maria (Azores)

The best months to go to Santa Maria (Azores) are january, april, may, june, july, august and september.

São Jorge

Best time to go to São Jorge

The best months to go to São Jorge are june, july and august.


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Climate and Weather in Azores

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Temperatures and rainfall in Azores

On these 3 graphs, we present the evolution of temperatures of Azores and month-by-month rainfall for the cities of Angra do Heroismo (Terceira), Flores Island, Ponta Delgada, Furnas and Santa Maria (Azores), as well as the month-by-month sea temperature for coastal cities.

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Where to go in Azores?

This table allows you to see the maximum temperature for each city and our opinion on the weather month by month (see colour legend below the table).

Cities jan.feb.mar.apr.mayjun.jul.aug.sep.oct.nov.dec.
Angra do Heroismo (Terceira)17°C17°C17°C18°C19°C22°C24°C26°C25°C22°C20°C18°C
Flores Island18°C17°C17°C17°C19°C22°C25°C26°C25°C22°C20°C19°C
Ponta Delgada18°C17°C18°C18°C20°C22°C25°C26°C25°C23°C20°C19°C
Furnas18°C17°C18°C18°C20°C22°C25°C26°C25°C23°C20°C19°C
Santa Maria (Azores)18°C17°C17°C18°C19°C22°C25°C26°C25°C23°C20°C19°C
São Jorge17°C17°C17°C17°C19°C21°C24°C26°C25°C22°C20°C18°C
São Miguel18°C17°C18°C18°C20°C22°C25°C26°C25°C23°C20°C19°C

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Map of Azores

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Is this weather information for Azores reliable?

Climate data for Azores has been gathered every day since January 2009. The analysis of these meteorological data for Azores allows us to determine the average for each month in Angra do Heroismo (Terceira), Flores Island, Ponta Delgada, Furnas, Santa Maria (Azores), São Jorge and São Miguel.

So yes: this data is reliable except in cases of temporary climate disruption in the region.

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