Portuguese vacation planning, according to weather forecasts

Portugal for environmentally friendly holiday Portugal - one of the most attractive European countries.Vacationing here all year round.Although there are more favorable seasons.Find out what the weather is in Portugal for months, you will be able to choose for themselves the best season for rest.

Portugal is often chosen by experienced travelers who have already seen half the world, and are looking for something non-standard.The cost of holidays in the country belongs to the category "above average", allow to spend a holiday in Portugal at the height of the "high season" can not everyone.But there is a special charm in the unhurried pace of life, tranquility and the coloring of the country.The weather and the lack of a clear commercial orientation, characteristic of the most popular tourist destinations, enabling you to relax without the annoying hassles plunge into the study of cultural heritage, entertainment and contemplation of the magnificent nature.

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Portugal winter

Christmas camellia Winter is mild in this country.Weather on the coast and in the warmer southern regions.Although the trip is to take rubber boots and umbrella.Winter precipitation falls in the country a large number.Sometimes it can blow piercing, dank wind, but to mark the thermometer drops below zero rare.On Christmas and New Year there is a surge in the country the number of tourists.Mark Christmas holiday than with traditional Christmas tree, and enjoying the fragrance and beauty of camellias - a great alternative for the residents of Nordic countries.It blooms in the winter thousands of varieties of camellia, the country is literally immersed in a riot of colors of this beautiful plant.Instead of trees the inhabitants of Portugal before Christmas massively buy and decorate homes and public spaces plant with large bright red color, it is called "poinsettia" or "Christmas star".

Quay in Portugal average temperature in Portugal in December - + 12 ... 15 ° C.The rains are not heavy and does not drag on for several days, and pass quickly.

Madeira welcomes tourists low average temperature.The water off the coast is not suitable for long swims.
The Algarve in December dry, but cool.Swim in the sea is not worth it, the water temperature does not rise high.

Resort average temperature water temperature, ° C
day, ° C night, ° C
Madeira +20 +19
Algarve +16 +12 +18

in the country in January - the coldest month.The average temperature for the country to consider not worth it.After all, the difference in climatic conditions, depending on the region of the country in January is particularly bright.In the central and northern part of Portugal, the mountain areas of cold and rainy, but freezing - a rarity.

Madeira in January and warm.The water in the ocean is warming slightly.It is certainly not beach season, but to spend this New Year's holiday resort of flowering is a good idea.
The Algarve is characterized by a cool January air temperature day and night.

Resort average temperature water temperature, ° C
day, ° C night, ° C
Madeira +20 +17 +17
Algarve +16 +12 +16

Carnival in Portugal In February throughout the countryIt begins warming.On the mainland still cool on the islands - warmer.February - a month of bright carnivals, chocolate festival and the lowest prices on accommodation in hotels.If you are interested in the country's attractions and cultural traditions - buy tickets and go to the carnival.February - during flowering of stone fruit trees and the harvest of lemons, oranges and kiwi, which you can eat on the street, having broken with a tree growing on the roadside.Is it any wonder that the market for these exotic fruits for our country are sold for just pennies?

Madeira in February, still not happy warmth.The water in the ocean is still cold.Sunbathing is possible, but better to bathe in the pool.
The Algarve weather worsens.

Resort average temperature water temperature, ° C
day, ° C night, ° C
Madeira +20 +16 +17
Algarve +14 +11 +15

There is only one good ski resort -«Serra da Estrela», ski here you can go in January and February.Trails are not too complex and are designed mainly to inexperienced skiers.

Portugal spring

Forsythia blooms in Portugal Spring comes early.Rich moisture for winter nature starts to wake up quickly.Spring in this country is associated with the aromas of almond and acacia.The color palette dominated by yellow, in Portugal you can see the entire grove of mimosa.Forsythia is the second most popular in the country, this shrub is often used as a hedge.In spring this plant is covered with large yellow flowers and looks great.

nights still cool, sometimes it rains, but from the middle of spring in the country opened the beach season.Home beach season is in mid-May, this time on the south coast and on the islands already possible to swim in the sea.

In March weather still does not allow swimming in the sea.In March, this is possible only in the warmest days in Madeira.And then, to make swimming solved only the most daring.

Resort average temperature water temperature, ° C
day, ° C night, ° C
Madeira +18 +11 +19
Algarve +16 +9 +14

Weather in Portugal in April not yetcan satisfy hungry for a beach holiday tourists, but for the tour of the country fits perfectly.

Flower Festival in Madeira Madeira in April consistently warm weather to please even can not, there is the off-season.Swim still early, but see the Flower Festival, which takes place in Madeira, in April, is a must.The Algarve is also slightly warmer.

Resort average temperature water temperature, ° C
day, ° C night, ° C
Madeira +20 +17 +19
Algarve +19 +14 +17

Weather in Portugal in May goodbut the water has not had time to warm up.Exception - the southern coast and the islands.

May welcomes tourists on Madeira Beach season opened.The sky is clear and cloudless.In the Algarve in May, too, contributes to the beginning of the holiday season in full force.But to swim in the Algarve is still too early.

Resort average temperature water temperature, ° C
day, ° C night, ° C
Madeira +22 +18 +22
Algarve +23 +14 +19

Portugal summer

summer monthsPortugal is characterized by comfortable warmth.Precipitation are extremely rare, all is quiet and calm.Debilitating heat for the country in the summer is not typical.In summer you can go fishing, which is in the country to the rank of national sport.Locals on the small fish are not exchanged and the hunt for "big game" - swordfish, blue shark, bigeye tuna, golden mackerel.Especially good catches from July to October, tourists participate in spearfishing or "serious" fishing - a truly memorable adventure.Fishing for swordfish

Weather June comfortable for those who can not tolerate extreme heat.The sun was hot already good, but exhausting the heat has not yet come.The rains in June are very rare.And the tourists have the opportunity to enjoy the gorgeous gentle sunshine.

Madeira in June, meets travelers complete lack of rainfall.Weather in Algarve is also close to the ideal.Average air temperature is warm.The sea temperature is low, it is possible to swim has not yet received.

Resort average temperature water temperature, ° C
day, ° C night, ° C
Madeira + 24 ... + 30 +20 +22
Algarve +25 +18 +19

In July water nearthe coast of Portugal warms.Air temperature on the mainland and the islands are not particularly different.A little hotter in July in the Algarve.

Resort average temperature water temperature, ° C
day, ° C night, ° C
Madeira +26 +19 +23
Algarve +28 +23 +13

In August weather Portugal shows the highesttemperature indicators.On the mainland, sometimes cooler by a few degrees.But on the whole territory of Portugal in August, the day the thermometer shows +28 ... 31 ° C.The sea temperature - 23 ... + 25 ° C.

Resort average temperature water temperature, ° C
day, ° C night, ° C
Madeira + 28 ... + 31 +23 + 23 ... + 25
Algarve + 28 ... + 31 +23 + 23 ... + 25

Portugal autumn

Thermal springs autumn months in Portugal prefers a lot of tourists.Until mid-November in the country you can relax.Early autumn, however, as the spring - a period that is chosen by people who want to improve their health in one of the specialized resorts.That fall treatment with hot springs, healing sands and mountain herbs gives you the most powerful effect.

September in Portugal - ideal "velvet season".Mainland happy abundance of fruit, young wines and luxury opportunities for windsurfing

Weather Madeira may disappoint.It may charge the rain for a few days.Sometimes the wind from the Sahara bring clouds of sand and exhausting heat.September Algarve pleasant and comfortable.Buy a tour of the south coast can be absolutely calm.

Resort average temperature water temperature, ° C
day, ° C night, ° C
Madeira +27 +20 +22
Algarve +28 +20 +22

October in Portugal has a little cool,because prices are starting to fall trips.The swimming season is in full swing only in the islands.Madeira, despite the start of the rainy season, still warm.The good news in Madeira in October and warm water in the sea.

Resort average temperature water temperature, ° C
day, ° C night, ° C
Madeira + 23 ... + 25 +19 +22
Algarve +23 +18 +21

In November weatherPortugal begins to deteriorate.If you examine a preliminary forecast and take the risk to buy a ticket to the islands - may be lucky.There are days when the air warms up on the islands - 20 ° C, while the national average cool.Sea water is already cold, you can swim in the pool only.

Resort average temperature water temperature, ° C
day, ° C night, ° C
Madeira +20 +16 +21
Algarve +19 +12 +17

Regardless of the time of year or month,which you can take a vacation, pay attention to Portugal.The abundance of tropical fruits, which can be bought at very low cost, smart opportunities for improvement, incredibly interesting ekskursionka and holidays are available even during the low season.