Portugal weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Portugal

The best time to visit in 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 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 weather South Portugal 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 temp. (°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

Average weather Southwest Portugal 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 temp. (°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

Average weather North Portugal 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 temp. (°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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14 day weather forecast Portugal

The weather for in Portugal will be 24° till 25° degrees in the next 14 days and it stays dry every day.

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

Weather forecast this week

Monday 27 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
24°
17°
0 mm 0% 1 m/s 4
Tuesday 28 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
22°
16°
0 mm 0% 4 m/s 6
Wednesday 29 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
25°
16°
0 mm 0% 5 m/s 6
Thursday 30 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
17°
0 mm 0% 4 m/s 5
Friday 1 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
25°
16°
0 mm 0% 5 m/s 2
Saturday 2 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
23°
16°
0 mm 0% 6 m/s 3
Sunday 3 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
26°
16°
0 mm 0% 4 m/s 3

Weather forecast next week

Monday 4 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
27°
18°
0 mm 0% 3 m/s 6
Tuesday 5 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
26°
18°
0 mm 0% 4 m/s 5
Wednesday 6 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
25°
16°
0 mm 0% 4 m/s 1
Thursday 7 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
23°
16°
0 mm 0% 6 m/s 1
Friday 8 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
15°
0 mm 0% 4 m/s 1
Saturday 9 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
25°
15°
0 mm 0% 3 m/s 1
Sunday 10 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
24°
16°
0 mm 0% 3 m/s 1

Climate Portugal

Click on a region of Portugal to view the climate:

Climate table of South Portugal (Albufeira)

South Portugal has the mediterranean climate prevailing. 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

Climate table of Southwest Portugal (Lisbon)

Southwest Portugal has the mediterranean climate prevailing. 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

Climate table of North Portugal (Porto)

North Portugal has the mediterranean climate prevailing. 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 weather like in a given month for Portugal? 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 7,037 km from Pakistan (Islamabad → Lisbon). By car the distance is 8,904 km. You are on your way 99 hours without delay.

How long is the flight to Portugal?

The flight time from Jinnah International Airport to Portugal is approximately 9 h. 50 min.

What are the largest airports in Portugal?

These are the largest airports in 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 9x smaller than Pakistan.

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 27 September 2021

  • 1 Euro = 0.005 Pakistani rupee
  • 1 Pakistani rupee = 189.74 Euro
  • 10 Euro = 0.053 Pakistani rupee
  • 10 Pakistani rupee = 1,897.38 Euro
  • 100 Euro = 0.53 Pakistani rupee
  • 100 Pakistani rupee = 18,973.77 Euro

What is the area code of Portugal?

The area code to call Portugal is +351.