Weather in Albufeira

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Albufeira enjoys a Mediterranean climate with hot weather lasting all year-round. The best time to visit Albufeira is during the summer for the warmest temperatures and minimal rainfall.

The average temperature is around 23°C, with highs of 30°C in July and August. If you love swimming, it’s a great time to visit because the surrounding waters are very mild with an average temperature of 20°C.

Albufeira has 11 hours of sunlight per day that rises to around 13 or 14 hours during the summer. With so much sunshine and high temperatures, it’s advised to wear sun cream during your holiday and especially if you’re outdoors from 12pm to 3pm when the sun is most powerful.

Offshore winds make the coastline ideal for water sports, which tend to be more popular from June to September. Grab a surfboard and start off near the shoreline or enjoy an exciting scuba diving experience with friends along the coast.

The best time to go to Albufeira for milder weather is between March and May. The average temperature is around 19°C with low humidity and just nine rainy days scattered throughout the month.

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