Weather Conditions in Portugal
The Iberian country of Portugal is one of those rare destinations that enjoys good weather throughout the year and offers a host of experiences for every type of traveller – from historical attractions to performing arts; and from scrumptious cuisine to beautiful nature landmarks. If you’re curious about the best time to visit Portugal, look no further.
Summer in Portugal runs from June to September. During these months, the weather is hot, and the cities are buzzing with tourists from around the world. If you are keen to experience the country’s beautiful beaches or are travelling with children who have school holidays during this season, summer is the best time to go to Portugal for you. Bear in mind, however, that hotel and flight prices will be the highest during this time so it’s important to making your bookings as early as possible.
For travellers on a budget, the end of spring or the beginning or autumn is the best time to travel to Portugal. During this time, you can enjoy the warm weather and sunshine without the inflated prices or crowds of tourists that you will find during peak season.
Winter in Portugal runs from November to February and tends to be milder than in other parts of Europe, especially near the coastal areas of the country. For winter sports enthusiasts who want to indulge in skiing, snowboarding or simply enjoy the snow at places like Mount Pico, winter is the best time to visit Portugal.
If you would like to learn more about the best time to visit Portugal for you, give us a call, browse through the Portugal tour packages on our website or simply pay us a visit at your nearest SOTC branch, and we will give you the low-down on everything you need to know!