Portugal, a country in the southwest Europe, is bordered by the Atlantic Ocean on the west and
includes the group of islands of Azores and Madeira. It is a well developed country with high
standards of living and economy. It has mountainous terrain to the north, rather level interior with
river valleys. The major river Tagus flows through the country to finally end in the Atlantic Ocean.
About 11 million tourists visit this country every year. Among others the tourist attractions here
include sailing, boating, beaches, rock climbing, biking, sea and the sun, museums, art and
culture, lush landscape, extinct volcanoes, caves with carvings, flora and fauna. Lisbon
is the capital, the largest city and major international airport among a few others in the country.
Getting around: Personal and rental autos, taxis, buses, boats, inter-city air, trains and tour
Tourist seasons: High tourist season is from June to August, mid season March to May,
September, October low season November to February.
Weather: Climatological Information Lisbon, Portugal, source Portuguese Institute for Ocean and
Atmosphere (IPMA). Altitudes and other factors may substantially influence the weather
conditions in the same city, town and neighborhood. Historical data may not be relied on for
current conditions. Visit the relevant source for other climate variables.
100mm = 3.9370 inches, 50mm = 1.9685 inches,
25mm = 0.9842 inches, 12.5mm = 0.4921 inches
Climatological information is based on monthly averages for the 30-year period 1961
- Mean number of rain days = Mean number of days with at least 0.1 mm of rain.
Attention: Please note that the averaging period for climatological information and the
definition of "Mean Number of Precipitation Days" quoted in this web site may be different for
different countries. Hence, care should be taken when city climatologies are compared.
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