Douro Litoral, Portugal: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Douro Litoral, Portugal? If you're planning to go to Douro Litoral, I have some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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About your travel guide

Hi! I'm Dev. I've traveled all over the world and in my travels, I have made many packing lists. In this series, my team and I have compiled the most useful information, as well as things we couldn't live without, to help you plan your trip.


When to go to Douro Litoral, Portugal

Based on the climate and weather in Douro Litoral, the best time to go is August. See below for details.

Important essentials for Douro Litoral, Portugal

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance that includes COVID-19 coverage

    Cases are climbing again, and areas are returning to lockdown. If you or a companion get COVID-19, you may be stuck with no way home -- but travel insurance can protect you. Learn more about COVID-19 and travel insurance


  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks aren't sold for kids. These are a good alternative (and can also be used by adults if N95 masks are not available).


  • N95 masks

    These N95 masks provide the best level of protection you can have.


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is a good plane-friendly product.

  • (U.S. Residents) Telehealth COVID-19 test for entry to U.S.

    U.S. residents still need a certified COVID-19 test to return home, but it can now be via Zoom. Learn more


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards may become worn. An unreadable vaccine card may result in severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps stop that.

General health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

    Some areas may have potentially unsafe tap water, so it's useful to have an emergency water purifier like this one.


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a great value.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

What to wear/what to pack for Douro Litoral, Portugal by month

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January

In January, Douro Litoral can be brisk. Temperatures routinely are in the high 40s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the 30s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Douro Litoral, with several of the days of the month having rain. In January, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

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February

In February, Douro Litoral can be very chilly. Temperatures routinely are in the low 50s F (low 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 30s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Douro Litoral, with several of the days of the month having rain. In February, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

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March

March in Douro Litoral is cool. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 40s F (single digits C) to high 50s F (mid 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

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April

If you visit Douro Litoral during April, you will probably notice that it is chilly. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (mid 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 40s F (single digits C). Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

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May

May is balmy. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 10s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

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June

If you visit Douro Litoral during June, you may find that it is warm. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 50s F (low 10s C). Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain regularly.

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July

July in this region is pretty consistently hot and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains once in a while.

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August

Traveling to Douro Litoral in August, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot and dry with little rain. Expect it to rain sometimes. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (high 20s C).

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September

September here is warm. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month.

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October

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

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November

November in Douro Litoral is crisp. Temperatures average in the 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

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December

December in Douro Litoral is pretty cool. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C) to low 50s F (low 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

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