Azores climate guide

Temperature in Azores (°C)

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Max temperature (daytime)
16°C maximum daytime temperature in January in Azores (Sao Miguel)16
16°C maximum daytime temperature in February in Azores (Sao Miguel)16
16°C maximum daytime temperature in March in Azores (Sao Miguel)16
17°C maximum daytime temperature in April in Azores (Sao Miguel)17
19°C maximum daytime temperature in May in Azores (Sao Miguel)19
21°C maximum daytime temperature in June in Azores (Sao Miguel)21
23°C maximum daytime temperature in July in Azores (Sao Miguel)23
25°C maximum daytime temperature in August in Azores (Sao Miguel)25
24°C maximum daytime temperature in September in Azores (Sao Miguel)24
21°C maximum daytime temperature in October in Azores (Sao Miguel)21
18°C maximum daytime temperature in November in Azores (Sao Miguel)18
17°C maximum daytime temperature in December in Azores (Sao Miguel)17
Min temperature (night-time)
11°C minimum night-time temperature in January in Azores (Sao Miguel)11
10°C minimum night-time temperature in February in Azores (Sao Miguel)10
11°C minimum night-time temperature in March in Azores (Sao Miguel)11
11°C minimum night-time temperature in April in Azores (Sao Miguel)11
13°C minimum night-time temperature in May in Azores (Sao Miguel)13
15°C minimum night-time temperature in June in Azores (Sao Miguel)15
16°C minimum night-time temperature in July in Azores (Sao Miguel)16
17°C minimum night-time temperature in August in Azores (Sao Miguel)17
17°C minimum night-time temperature in September in Azores (Sao Miguel)17
15°C minimum night-time temperature in October in Azores (Sao Miguel)15
13°C minimum night-time temperature in November in Azores (Sao Miguel)13
12°C minimum night-time temperature in December in Azores (Sao Miguel)12
Sea temperature
16°C sea temperature in January in Azores (Sao Miguel)16
16°C sea temperature in February in Azores (Sao Miguel)16
16°C sea temperature in March in Azores (Sao Miguel)16
16°C sea temperature in April in Azores (Sao Miguel)16
17°C sea temperature in May in Azores (Sao Miguel)17
19°C sea temperature in June in Azores (Sao Miguel)19
22°C sea temperature in July in Azores (Sao Miguel)22
23°C sea temperature in August in Azores (Sao Miguel)23
23°C sea temperature in September in Azores (Sao Miguel)23
21°C sea temperature in October in Azores (Sao Miguel)21
19°C sea temperature in November in Azores (Sao Miguel)19
18°C sea temperature in December in Azores (Sao Miguel)18

Sunshine & Daylight in Azores

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Daily hours of sunshine
3 hours of sunshine per day (32% of daylight hours) in January in Azores3
4 hours of sunshine per day (33% of daylight hours) in February in Azores4
4 hours of sunshine per day (33% of daylight hours) in March in Azores4
5 hours of sunshine per day (36% of daylight hours) in April in Azores5
6 hours of sunshine per day (40% of daylight hours) in May in Azores6
6 hours of sunshine per day (37% of daylight hours) in June in Azores6
7 hours of sunshine per day (47% of daylight hours) in July in Azores7
7 hours of sunshine per day (51% of daylight hours) in August in Azores7
6 hours of sunshine per day (46% of daylight hours) in September in Azores6
5 hours of sunshine per day (40% of daylight hours) in October in Azores5
4 hours of sunshine per day (35% of daylight hours) in November in Azores4
3 hours of sunshine per day (31% of daylight hours) in December in Azores3
Daily hours of daylight
10 hours of daylight per day in January in Azores (Sao Miguel)10
11 hours of daylight per day in February in Azores (Sao Miguel)11
12 hours of daylight per day in March in Azores (Sao Miguel)12
13 hours of daylight per day in April in Azores (Sao Miguel)13
14 hours of daylight per day in May in Azores (Sao Miguel)14
15 hours of daylight per day in June in Azores (Sao Miguel)15
14 hours of daylight per day in July in Azores (Sao Miguel)14
14 hours of daylight per day in August in Azores (Sao Miguel)14
12 hours of daylight per day in September in Azores (Sao Miguel)12
11 hours of daylight per day in October in Azores (Sao Miguel)11
10 hours of daylight per day in November in Azores (Sao Miguel)10
10 hours of daylight per day in December in Azores (Sao Miguel)10

Rainfall in Azores

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Number of days with some rain
21 days with some rainfall in January in Azores (Sao Miguel)21
19 days with some rainfall in February in Azores (Sao Miguel)19
18 days with some rainfall in March in Azores (Sao Miguel)18
16 days with some rainfall in April in Azores (Sao Miguel)16
14 days with some rainfall in May in Azores (Sao Miguel)14
14 days with some rainfall in June in Azores (Sao Miguel)14
12 days with some rainfall in July in Azores (Sao Miguel)12
12 days with some rainfall in August in Azores (Sao Miguel)12
16 days with some rainfall in September in Azores (Sao Miguel)16
18 days with some rainfall in October in Azores (Sao Miguel)18
20 days with some rainfall in November in Azores (Sao Miguel)20
20 days with some rainfall in December in Azores (Sao Miguel)20
Average monthly rainfall (mm)
135 mm monthly rainfall in January in Azores (Sao Miguel)135
110 mm monthly rainfall in February in Azores (Sao Miguel)110
106 mm monthly rainfall in March in Azores (Sao Miguel)106
72 mm monthly rainfall in April in Azores (Sao Miguel)72
56 mm monthly rainfall in May in Azores (Sao Miguel)56
39 mm monthly rainfall in June in Azores (Sao Miguel)39
32 mm monthly rainfall in July in Azores (Sao Miguel)32
41 mm monthly rainfall in August in Azores (Sao Miguel)41
84 mm monthly rainfall in September in Azores (Sao Miguel)84
114 mm monthly rainfall in October in Azores (Sao Miguel)114
133 mm monthly rainfall in November in Azores (Sao Miguel)133
124 mm monthly rainfall in December in Azores (Sao Miguel)124

More climate for Azores

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
UV Index (Maximum)
UV (maximum) index 2 (Low) in January in Azores (Sao Miguel)2
UV (maximum) index 4 (Moderate) in February in Azores (Sao Miguel)4
UV (maximum) index 5 (Moderate) in March in Azores (Sao Miguel)5
UV (maximum) index 7 (High) in April in Azores (Sao Miguel)7
UV (maximum) index 8 (Very High) in May in Azores (Sao Miguel)8
UV (maximum) index 9 (Very High) in June in Azores (Sao Miguel)9
UV (maximum) index 9 (Very High) in July in Azores (Sao Miguel)9
UV (maximum) index 9 (Very High) in August in Azores (Sao Miguel)9
UV (maximum) index 7 (High) in September in Azores (Sao Miguel)7
UV (maximum) index 5 (Moderate) in October in Azores (Sao Miguel)5
UV (maximum) index 3 (Moderate) in November in Azores (Sao Miguel)3
UV (maximum) index 2 (Low) in December in Azores (Sao Miguel)2
Heat & Humidity
No heat & humidity in January in Azores (Sao Miguel)0
No heat & humidity in February in Azores (Sao Miguel)0
No heat & humidity in March in Azores (Sao Miguel)0
No heat & humidity in April in Azores (Sao Miguel)0
No heat & humidity in May in Azores (Sao Miguel)0
No heat & humidity in June in Azores (Sao Miguel)0
No heat & humidity in July in Azores (Sao Miguel)0
Low heat & humidity in August in Azores (Sao Miguel)L
Low heat & humidity in September in Azores (Sao Miguel)L
No heat & humidity in October in Azores (Sao Miguel)0
No heat & humidity in November in Azores (Sao Miguel)0
No heat & humidity in December in Azores (Sao Miguel)0

Note: 0 = None, L = Low, M = Moderate, H = High, VH = Very high, E = Extreme

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The climate guide for Azores, represented by Sao Miguel, shows long term monthly weather averages processed from data supplied by CRU (University of East Anglia), the Met Office & the Netherlands Meteorological Institute. Find out more about our data sources.

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