Madeira weather averages for holidays in 2017/2018

Check Madeira weather averages before you book your next holiday in 2017/2018. Today's maximum temperature in Madeira is expected to be 26°C, while the average maximum temperature in September is 23°C. The holiday weather guide shown below is for Funchal.

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Madeira weather averages

Check Madeira weather averages before you book your next holiday. The warmest months in Madeira are August and September with an average maximum temperature of 23°C. The sunniest months are July and August with on average 8 hours of bright sunshine per day. The month with the least number of days with some rain is July with 2 days. The sea is at its warmest in Madeira in September with an average sea temperature of 24°C. The Madeira weather averages shown below are for Funchal.

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Madeira weather today

Here is the weather in Madeira today, Sunday 24th September 2017. Expect broken clouds in Madeira with a maximum temperature of 26°C, low levels of heat & humidity and 2 hours of bright sunshine. There are 0 mm of rainfall expected and a light breeze of 12 kph from the north-east. The weather forecast shown below is for Funchal.

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    low heat & humidity
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    kph wind from NE

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Madeira weather overview

The Madeira group of islands are an integral part of Portugal and lie around 720 kilometres (450 miles) off the coast of Morocco. The main island of Madeira is mountainous and volcanic, and indulges in Mediterranean climate tempered by the seas which surround it. You will rarely feel uncomfortably hot or unpleasantly cold on Madeira but expect to be rained on in the winter months, especially on higher ground.

North coast of Madeira, Portugal © ultimathule
North coast of Madeira, Portugal © ultimathule

On this island, the weather can change dramatically the higher up you go, so you can progress from bright sunshine on the coast to chilly fog and heavy rain within the course of a morning.

What to pack for Madeira weather

You should always supplement light clothing with warm cover-ups in summer and take medium to warm clothes for the winter months. Rain is sparse in mid summer (May to September) but take a raincoat at other times of the year.

Tropical storm risk: Madeira, Portugal hurricane season

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The Madeira, Portugal tropical storm risk chart above shows the hurricane season for Funchal, Madeira, Portugal.

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Madeira holiday weather averages by month

Check Madeira holiday weather averages for a particular month by selecting from the list below. Monthly weather guides include figures for temperature, rainfall, sunshine hours and sea temperature plus daily sunrise & sunset times.

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Compare Madeira weather with the USA

Below the Madeira weather chart shows maximum daytime temperature for Madeira (Funchal) and the USA (Washington). For more weather parameters or to change the destinations shown visit the comparison weather tool.

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