Weather Averages for Alvor in January
Averages for Alvor in January
Alvor’s temperature in January is still a little bit chilly and averages at 12°C, or 54°F. Some days, the temperature is not as bitter and rises to 16°C, or 61°F. But you may still want to layer your clothes because there are some days when it can be as cold as 8°C, or 46°F.
Alvor is a coastal area, so the cold coming from the ocean breeze can get to you. Sea temperature is a bid milder at 17°C, or 62.6°F. it might be best to wait for the air to get a bit warmer to take a dip in the sea.
There are lots of places to stay in Alvor that will not empty your pockets. One to check out is Pestana Alvor Park Hotel. A room tends to be priced at £41 - £142 a night depending on the season. People usually come back to this hotel because of the friendly and accommodating staff. There will likely be ample vacancies during January, so you should be able to enjoy peace and quiet.
One of the best ways to fully experience the culture of Alvor is to visit nearby markets. Check out the market in Portimao, located at the Parque de Feiras e Exposicoes de Portimao. They are open every first Monday of every month. There is plenty to buy here, such as local merchandise and native delicacies you might want to try.
There is also a flea market hosted at the same Parque, but they usually open every last Saturday of each month. You can find lots of cheap second-hand goods in here as well as some vintage items.