Faro weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Faro

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

Faro has the mediterranean climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in in Faro 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 Faro 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 temp. (°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

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14 day weather forecast Faro

The weather for in Faro will be around 21° degrees in the next 14 days with a couple of days chance of light rain showers.

Weather forecast this week

Thursday 28 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
22°
15°
20° 0 mm 0% 2 m/s 4
Friday 29 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
21°
18°
20° 2.9 mm 50% 4 m/s 2
Saturday 30 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
22°
21°
20° 2.9 mm 50% 8 m/s 2
Sunday 31 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
21°
18°
20° 2.8 mm 50% 5 m/s 1
Monday 1 Nov Water Precip Chance Wind UV
23°
16°
20° 0.4 mm 10% 3 m/s 1
Tuesday 2 Nov Water Precip Chance Wind UV
23°
15°
20° 0.4 mm 15% 4 m/s 1
Wednesday 3 Nov Water Precip Chance Wind UV
19°
11°
20° 0 mm 0% 5 m/s 1

Weather forecast next week

Thursday 4 Nov Water Precip Chance Wind UV
19°
20° 0 mm 0% 5 m/s 4
Friday 5 Nov Water Precip Chance Wind UV
21°
10°
20° 0 mm 0% 4 m/s 4
Saturday 6 Nov Water Precip Chance Wind UV
21°
20° 0 mm 0% 3 m/s 0
Sunday 7 Nov Water Precip Chance Wind UV
22°
11°
20° 0 mm 0% 1 m/s 0
Monday 8 Nov Water Precip Chance Wind UV
21°
11°
20° 0 mm 0% 2 m/s 0
Tuesday 9 Nov Water Precip Chance Wind UV
22°
12°
20° 0 mm 0% 1 m/s 0
Wednesday 10 Nov Water Precip Chance Wind UV
22°
12°
20° 0 mm 0% 1 m/s 0

Climate Faro

Faro has the mediterranean climate prevailing. The summers are hot and dry, and the temperature is mild in the winter. The average annual temperature for Faro 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.

Climate table of Faro

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

Faro weather by month

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

Weather experiences Faro

Anita Kruger was here in october
Weather rating: Excellent
Balmy days. No rain, just one cool and misty morning.

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Frequently asked questions

Where is Faro?

Faro is located in Portugal. It lies in a straight line at 8,347 km from Cape Town.

The coordinates of Faro are:

  • Latitude: 37.019367
  • Longitude: -7.932229

The GPS coordinates are 37° 1' N, 7° 55' W

How long is the flight to Faro?

The flight time from Cape Town International Airport to Faro is approximately 11 h. 40 min.

What are the nearest airports to Faro?

These are the airports closests to Faro:

  • Faro Airport (3 km) – Faro
  • Portimão Airport (60 km) – Portimão
  • Humberto Delgado Airport (Lisbon Portela Airport) (223 km) – Lisbon

How many inhabitants are there in Faro?

Faro has approximately 41,355 inhabitants.

How big is Faro?

The area of Faro is around 13,345 km².

What is the currency of Faro?

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

Exchange rates on 28 October 2021

  • 1 Euro = 0.055 South African rand
  • 1 South African rand = 18.32 Euro
  • 10 Euro = 0.546 South African rand
  • 10 South African rand = 183.22 Euro
  • 100 Euro = 5.46 South African rand
  • 100 South African rand = 1,832.19 Euro

What is the area code of Faro?

The area code to call Faro is +351.