Algarve
Weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Algarve

The best time to visit the region Algarve 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 Algarve is 27°C in July and the lowest is 15°C in January. The water temperature is between 17°C and 24°C.

Algarve has the mediterranean climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in Algarve 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 Algarve weather by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 15 15 17 18 21 24 27 27 25 22 18 16
Water temperature (°C) 17 17 17 19 21 22 23 24 23 22 21 18
Precipitation (mm) 5 7 5 6 3 1 0 1 2 11 14 6

Climate data from city: Faro




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Algarve weather

The Algarve weather for will be 22° till 32° degrees in the next 14 days with a couple of days chance of light rain showers. The water temperature is 20°C.

Algarve 14 day weather forecast

Weather
Max/min
Precip
Wind
Water
UV
Tuesday
17 may
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24°C
18°C
0 mm
0%
4 Bft
WNW
20°C
10
Wednesday
18 may
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24°C
20°C
0 mm
0%
3 Bft
WNW
20°C
10
Thursday
19 may
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25°C
20°C
0 mm
0%
2 Bft
WSW
20°C
9
Friday
20 may
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32°C
20°C
0 mm
0%
5 Bft
E
20°C
3
Saturday
21 may
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30°C
17°C
0.1 mm
20%
6 Bft
SSE
20°C
9


Climate Algarve

Climate data from city: Faro

Algarve (Faro)

The region Algarve has the mediterranean climate prevailing. The summers are hot and dry, and the temperature is mild in the winter. The average annual temperature for Algarve is 21° degrees and there is about 61 mm 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. (°C) 15 15 17 18 21 24 27 27 25 22 18 16
Night temp. (°C) 11 11 12 14 16 19 20 21 20 18 15 13
Water temp. (°C) 17 17 17 19 21 22 23 24 23 22 21 18
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 5 7 5 6 3 1 0 1 2 11 14 6
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

Climate data from city: Faro

Algarve weather by month

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Frequently asked questions

Where is Algarve?

The region Algarve is located in Portugal. It lies in a straight line at 5,572 km from New York. By car the distance is 2,353 km. You are on your way 23 hours and 10 minutes without delay.

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.

What is the currency of Algarve?

In Algarve the Euro (EUR) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 17 May 2022

  • 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.