Madeira weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Madeira

The best time to visit the island of on Madeira in Portugal is from June until November, when you will have a pleasant temperature and limited rainfall. The highest average temperature in on Madeira is 23°C in August and the lowest is 17°C in February. The water temperature is between 19°C and 25°C.

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 18 17 17 18 19 21 22 23 23 22 20 19
Water temp. (°C) 20 19 19 19 20 22 23 25 25 24 23 21
Precipitation (mm) 23 18 22 11 7 6 3 3 11 46 36 25
Climate data from city: Funchal

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14 day weather forecast Madeira

The weather for on Madeira will be 20° till 12° degrees in the next 14 days with several days chance of light rain showers till heavy rain.

The weather forecast for Madeira is based on the weather conditions in the city of Funchal.

Weather forecast this week

Wednesday 1 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
19°
16°
21° 1.3 mm 55% 4 m/s 1
Thursday 2 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
20°
18°
21° 0 mm 0% 2 m/s 1
Friday 3 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
20°
17°
21° 0 mm 0% 5 m/s 1
Saturday 4 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
18°
10°
21° 0.5 mm 35% 4 m/s 0
Sunday 5 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
14°
21° 0.7 mm 40% 3 m/s 1
Monday 6 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
13°
21° 0.4 mm 25% 2 m/s 1
Tuesday 7 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
14°
21° 0.8 mm 45% 1 m/s 1

Weather forecast next week

Wednesday 8 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
12°
21° 4.2 mm 80% 2 m/s 1
Thursday 9 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
12°
21° 3.6 mm 80% 1 m/s 1
Friday 10 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
11°
21° 14.9 mm 95% 4 m/s 1
Saturday 11 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
12°
11°
21° 37.6 mm 95% 5 m/s 1
Sunday 12 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
12°
11°
21° 11.4 mm 90% 3 m/s 1
Monday 13 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
11°
10°
21° 1.1 mm 55% 3 m/s 1
Tuesday 14 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
12°
10°
21° 2.3 mm 70% 2 m/s 1

Climate Madeira

The island Madeira has the mediterranean climate prevailing. The summers are hot and dry, and the temperature is mild in the winter. The average annual temperature for Madeira is 20° degrees and there is about 209 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 173 days a year with an average humidity of 76% and an UV-index of 5.

Climate table of Madeira

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 18 17 17 18 19 21 22 23 23 22 20 19
Night temp. (°C) 17 16 16 17 18 20 21 22 23 21 19 18
Water temp. (°C) 20 19 19 19 20 22 23 25 25 24 23 21
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 23 18 22 11 7 6 3 3 11 46 36 25
Days with rain 12 11 11 8 5 3 4 2 6 12 15 13
Dry days 19 17 20 22 26 27 27 29 24 19 15 18
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 8 8 8 9 9 9 8 9 9 8 8 8
Wind force (Bft) 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 3 3 4 4
UV-index 5 5 5 5 5 6 6 6 6 6 5 5
Climate data from city: Funchal

Madeira weather by month

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

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Frequently asked questions

Where is Madeira?

Madeira is an island belonging to Portugal. It lies in a straight line at 8,689 km from New Delhi.

The coordinates of Madeira are:

  • Latitude: 32.7605332
  • Longitude: -16.9689932

The GPS coordinates are 32° 45' N, 16° 58' W

How long is the flight to Madeira?

The flight time from Indira Gandhi to Madeira is approximately 12 hours.

What are the airports on Madeira?

These are the airports that are on Madeira:

How many inhabitants are there on Madeira?

Madeira has approximately 267,785 inhabitants.

How big is Madeira?

The area of Madeira is around 741 km². It is 4436x smaller than India.

What is the capital of Madeira?

The capital of Madeira is Funchal.

What is the currency of Madeira?

On Madeira the Euro (EUR) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 1 December 2021

  • 1 Euro = 0.011 Indian rupee
  • 1 Indian rupee = 88.05 Euro
  • 10 Euro = 0.114 Indian rupee
  • 10 Indian rupee = 880.45 Euro
  • 100 Euro = 1.14 Indian rupee
  • 100 Indian rupee = 8,804.55 Euro

What is the area code of Madeira?

The area code to call Madeira is +351.