Climate in Albufeira (Algarve), Portugal

The graphs below show the monthly weather averages over the year.
* Data from nearest weather station: Praia da Rocha, Portugal (26 KM, 16 Miles).

Average day and night temperature

The mean minimum and maximum temperatures over the year. Show in Fahrenheit

Monthly hours of sunshine

The average monthly total hours of sunshine over the year

Average water temperature

The mean water temperature over the year. Show in Fahrenheit

Monthly precipitation

The mean monthly precipitation over the year, including rain, snow, hail etc. Show in Inches

Monthly rainy days

The average number of days each month with rain, snow, hail etc.

Average humidity

The mean monthly relative humidity over the year

Average wind speed

The mean monthly wind speed over the year (in meters per second)

Weather Forecasts for Albufeira (Algarve)

THU Sep 16
29°C | 19°C

Partly cloudy

FRI Sep 17
30°C | 19°C

Partly cloudy

SAT Sep 18
29°C | 18°C

Partly cloudy

The best time of year to visit Albufeira in Portugal

The warm Mediterranean climate of Albufeira is known for hot dry summers and soft wet winters. During the winter months there may be a fair amount of rain. During the summer months precipitation is rare.The average winter temperatures make Albufeira suitable as a winter holiday destination.

Here are some average weather facts we collected from our historical climate data:

  • During the month of May, June, September and October you are most likely to experience good weather with pleasant average temperatures that fall between 20 degrees Celsius (68°F) and 25 degrees Celsius (77°F).
  • Albufeira has dry periods in June, July, August and September.
  • The warmest month is July with an average maximum temperature of 27°C (80°F).
  • The coldest month is January with an average maximum temperature of 15°C (59°F).
  • January is the most wet month. This month should be avoided if you are not a big fan of rain.
  • August is the driest month.
  • July is the most sunny month.
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