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Algarve Weather in February, Portugal

Algarve Averages February


  • What is Average Temperature?
    The average high temperature and the average low temperature for that month, on a daily basis, divided by 2 equals the average temperature for that month


  • What is Average High Low Temperature?
    The sum of high temperatures/low temperatures divided by the number of days in that month, recorded daily

    High Temperature

  • What is Average High Low Temperature?
    The sum of high temperatures/low temperatures divided by the number of days in that month, recorded daily

    Low Temperature

  • What is Average Day Temperature?
    The average temperature recorded between sunrise and sunset

    Day Temperature

  • What is Average Night Temperature?
    The average temperature recorded between sunset and sunrise

    Night Temperature

  • What is Average Sea Temperature?
    Average daily sea temperatures and divided by the number of days in the month. Sea Temperatures are taken from buoys, ships and even satellites can calculate sea temperature based on energy that is radiated from the sea's surface

    Sea Temperature

  • What are Average Daily Sunshine Hours?
    Total sunshine hours for the month, divided by the number of days in the month. Sunshine hours are taken with a sunshine recorder, either a Campbell-Stokes recorder or an Eppley Pyreheliometer

    Sunshine Hours

    6 hours
  • What is Average Rainfall?
    The amount of mm in rain for that month divided by the number of days, and the number of days that it rains during that month on average, over a given period of years

    Rainfall Days

    5 days
  • What is Average Rainfall?
    The amount of mm in rain for that month divided by the number of days, and the number of days that it rains during that month on average, over a given period of years


    25 mm

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Algarve Daily Averages February


February 2024
1 Avg 11º 52º
2 Avg 10º 50º
3 Avg 11º 52º
4 Avg 11º 52º
5 Avg 11º 52º
6 Avg 12º 54º
7 Avg 11º 52º
8 Avg 12º 54º
9 Avg 12º 54º
10 Avg 11º 52º
11 Avg 12º 54º
12 Avg 13º 55º
13 Avg 12º 54º
14 Avg 12º 54º
15 Avg 12º 54º
16 Avg 11º 52º
17 Avg 12º 54º
18 Avg 12º 54º
19 Avg 13º 55º
20 Avg 12º 54º
21 Avg 14º 57º
22 Avg 13º 55º
23 Avg 13º 55º
24 Avg 13º 55º
25 Avg 13º 55º
26 Avg 12º 54º
27 Avg 12º 54º
28 Avg 12º 54º
29 Avg 12º 54º
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February Weather Averages

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What's The Weather Like in The Algarve in February?

The Algarve region of Portugal is a great choice for some winter sun. It's usually a more affordable time to visit and there are fewer tourists, making it less crowded. The weather is comparatively mild and sunny with a few rainy days.

Is The Algarve Warm In February?

February in the Algarve has an average maximum temperature of 17°C, while the typical overnight minimum temperatures are a mild 9°C.

Does It Rain In The Algarve In February?

The weather is often quite changeable during February and rain crops up from time to time, particularly when the jet stream tracks to the south of its usual position. There's an average of 52mm of rain in February, falling on an average total of 13 days.

How Warm Is The Sea In The Algarve In February?

The average sea temperature on the coastline averages 14°C at this time of year, so it is not a good time of year for a dip in the ocean.

Unusual Weather In The Algarve

Severe weather events are rare in the Algarve during February, but on rare occasions when the jet stream is further south than usual, deep low-pressure systems can bring heavy rain, localized flooding and strong winds.

Hotels for Algarve in February

Hotel Belavista da Luz

Accommodation options in the Algarve are many and varied. Those with a lot of cash to spare can consider the Hotel Belavista da Luz at Praia da Luz, Luz, which is close to the Praia la Luz beach and offers golf packages.

The Porto Bay Falesia

The Porto Bay Falesia at Quinta do Milharo, Albufeira offers good 4-star accommodation and is also close to a nearby beach. For a quiet resort with a spa pool, a good option is the Villa Monte Resort at Sitio Dos Calicos, Moncarapacho.

Duas Quintas

Duas Quintas at Santo Estevao, Silves is a relaxing B&B option which is situated at an old farmhouse, with a scenic outdoor swimming pool. It is possible to stay at an apartment or at the main B&B. For those who would rather go self-catering, there are various good options, including the Charming Villa in Albufeira.

Beaches for February for Algarve

February is not usually a good time of year for sunbathing but the weather is often pleasant enough to make beach trips feasible. 

 Praia la Luz

Praia la Luz is a pleasant beach which is also adjacent to some restaurants and supermarkets. The town surrounding the beach is peaceful and perfect for eating and relaxing. The beach has a welcoming atmosphere and is suitable for young families and mature visitors.  

Camilo Beach

Camilo Beach at Costa D'oiro, Lagos, has an attractive restaurant nearby and while it can get very busy in the summer months, it is usually quiet at this time of year. The clear blue sea is perfect for swimming and paddling. Make your way down 200 steps among the orange cliffs and you will find this golden sandy beach.

Restaurants and Bars for Algarve in February


The Algarve has a large selection of fabulous restaurants. Those into Japanese cuisine can try Fuji at Santa Eulalia, Albufeira, which serves sushi, sashmi, tempura and sukiyaki, all to a high standard. It is closed for lunch on Mondays and Thursdays but is open at other times.

Tavira Lounge

Alternatively, the Tavira Lounge offer a variety of food which will cater for most tastes- there is good range of snacks, bar meals, Mediterranean and Portuguese cuisine and tapas. Get free wi-fi here too. 

Mourisco Cocktail Bar

For bars and nightlife, the Mourisco Cocktail Bar at Alvor, Portimao, offers an impressive range of cocktails to try out. A resident DJ frequently produces musical entertainment on evenings and weekends.

Kiss Club

There are some good nightclubs in the region including Kiss Club at rua Vasco da Gama, Albufeira, which plays music throughout the night and has a good disco area for dancing.

Things to Do in Algarve in February

Zoomarine Algarve

The Algarve hosts a few excellent zoos, Zoomarine Algarve at Guia, Albufeira is a great one to visit. It contains a large range of animal-related exhibitions and also has a amusement park, aquarium and swimming pool. The most popular attractions of this zoo are the various animal-related exhibitions, which include presentations of dolphins, seals and sea lions, which will keep both adults and children entertained.

Zoo Lagos

Zoo Lagos at Barão de S.João is also worth a visit as they have a wide range of animal displays consisting of 120 species. Although it has a reputation for being expensive it is worth going with kids if you're in the Algarve. Krazy World Zoo at Lagoa de Viseu, Algôz is tailored towards children, offering many animals exhibitions, bouncy castles, mini golf and swimming pools.

St. Lawrence's Church

The Algarve boasts some spectacular churches and sites of architectural interest. St Lawrence's Church at Rua da Igreja, Sao Lourenco, Almancil has impressive architecture and carvings. There are a range of church services for those who are interested in religion or just want to see how mass operates within the church.

Church of St. Anthony

The Church of St. Anthony at Rua General Alberto da Silveira, Lagos has a museum as well as some impressive architecture inside. The main downside of both churches is that photographs are not permitted, though photos are already available on the internet.

Casa das Portas

For those after art galleries, Casa das Portas is an attractive one to visit, it's located at Rua Dr Augusto Silva Carvalho, Tavira. It includes a spectacular shop and a flower park.

Alcoutim Castle and Archaeological Museum

You can also visit Alcoutim Castle and Archaeological Museum at Alcoutim, it has an indoor exhibition showing excavations and artefacts.

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