Albufeira, Portugal: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

Traveling to Albufeira, Portugal? If you're planning to go to Albufeira, here is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack:

When to go to Albufeira, Portugal

Based on the climate and weather in Albufeira, the best time to go is June. See below for details.

What to wear/what to pack for Albufeira, Portugal by month

January

If you visit Albufeira during January, you are likely to find that it is relatively cool. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (mid 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 40s F (single digits C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Dresses
  • Standard footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Long skirts
  • Socks
  • Pants or jeans
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Waterproof luggage

February

February in Albufeira is relatively cool. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long skirts
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Standard footwear
  • Socks
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Pants or jeans
  • Rain coat
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Dresses
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses

March

If you visit Albufeira during March, you are likely to find that it is crisp. Temperatures tend to hover around the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 40s F (single digits C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Dresses
  • Rain coat
  • Pants or jeans
  • Standard footwear
  • Socks
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Long skirts

April

If you go to Albufeira in April, you will notice that it is mild. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long skirts
  • Socks
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Pants or jeans
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Standard footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Dresses
  • Rain coat
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Waterproof luggage

May

May here is balmy. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Light footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Umbrella
  • Sandals
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Rain coat
  • Dresses

June

June is a perfect temperature and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Light footwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sandals

July

July is pretty consistently hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts
  • Sunglasses
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts

August

If you visit Albufeira during August, you are likely to find that it is pretty consistently hot and very dry with almost no rain.

Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Sunglasses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sandals
  • Skirts

September

September here is a perfect temperature and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day. It rains once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Light footwear
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof footwear

October

If you are traveling to Albufeira in October, you will notice that it is warm. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Light footwear
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Dresses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Rain coat
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Long and short sleeve shirts

November

November in Albufeira is balmy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long skirts
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Standard footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Dresses
  • Socks
  • Pants or jeans

December

If you vacation in Albufeira during December, you are likely to find that it is crisp. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (mid 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 40s F (single digits C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Socks
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Pants or jeans
  • Rain coat
  • Long skirts
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Standard footwear
  • Dresses

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Albufeira, Portugal

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Albufeira, as well as several items to remember to pack when traveling there.

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types C and F
  • A SIM card that works in Albufeira
  • Bicycle friendly attire, if you plan on biking anywhere

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