Algarve
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Best time to visit Algarve

For visiting Algarve, the best time to visit is April through November. In this period you have a warm temperature and almost no precipitation. The highest average temperature in the Algarve region is 82°F in August and the lowest is 59°F in January. The highest water temperature is 74°F and it does not get colder than 63°F.

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In the table below you can quickly view the monthly average weather for the Algarve region, the monthly temperature or the period with the highest precipitation. Monthly average climate data is based on data from the last 30 years.

Climate Algarve by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°F) 59 59 62 65 70 75 80 81 77 72 65 61
Water temperature (°F) 63 63 63 66 69 72 74 74 73 72 69 65
Precipitation (inch) 2 3 2 2 1 0 0 0 1 4 6 2

Weather data from: Faro







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Climate Algarve

Weather data from: Faro

Climate Algarve (Faro) by month

The region Algarve has a mediterranean climate. The summers are hot and dry, and the temperature is mild in the winter. The average annual temperature for Algarve is 40° degrees and there is about 24 inch of rain in a year. It is dry for 311 days a year with an average humidity of 70% and an UV-index of 5.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°F) 59 59 62 65 70 75 80 81 77 72 65 61
Night temp. (°F) 52 52 54 57 61 66 68 70 68 65 58 55
Water temp. (°F) 63 63 63 66 69 72 74 74 73 72 69 65
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (inch) 2 3 2 2 1 0 0 0 1 4 6 2
Days with rain 5 3 7 5 3 1 1 1 2 5 6 4
Dry days 26 25 24 25 28 29 30 30 28 26 24 27
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 7 6 6
Wind force (Bft) 3 4 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3
UV-index 4 4 4 5 6 6 6 6 6 5 4 4

Weather data from: Faro





Algarve weather by month

What is the average Algarve weather like in a given month? 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.

Algarve weather

The weather for Algarve over the next 14 days will be 55°F till 66° with a couple of days chance of light rain showers or even quite a bit of rain. The water temperature will be 59°F.

5-day weather forecast Algarve

Weather
Max/min
Water
Precip
Wind
Thursday
9 february
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59°F
50°F
59°F
1.4 in
7 m/s
Friday
10 february
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55°F
46°F
59°F
0 in
9 m/s
Saturday
11 february
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57°F
50°F
59°F
0 in
10 m/s
Sunday
12 february
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55°F
52°F
59°F
0 in
8 m/s
Monday
13 february
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59°F
50°F
59°F
0 in
5 m/s

View the 14 day weather forecast for Algarve





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Frequently asked questions

Where is Algarve?

The region Algarve is located in Portugal. It lies in a straight line 3,462 miles from New York. By car the distance is 1,462 miles. The total travel time is 23 hours and 10 minutes.

The coordinates of Algarve are:

  • Latitude: 37.2157522
  • Longitude: -8.1406283

The GPS coordinates are 37° 12' N, 8° 8' W

How long is the flight to Algarve?

The flight time from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to Algarve is approximately 13 hours.

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What are the largest airports in Algarve?

These are the largest airports in Algarve:

  • Faro Airport (FAO) in Faro
  • Portimão Airport (PRM) in Portimão
  • Humberto Delgado Airport (Lisbon Portela Airport) (LIS) in Lisbon

What is the currency of Algarve?

In Algarve, the Euro (EUR) is used for payment.

Exchange rates on 9 February 2023

  • 1 US dollar = 0.84 Euro
  • 1 Euro = 1.19 US dollar
  • 100 US dollar = 84.21 Euro
  • 100 Euro = 118.75 US dollar

What is the area code of Algarve?

The area code to call Algarve is +351.