The best times to visit Caminha for ideal weather are

April 16th to November 4th

based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.

 

 


Other Caminha Travel Info

Weather in Caminha

Temperature

Average temperatures in Caminha vary somewhat. Considering humidity, temperatures feel nice most of the year, excluding some cold weeks in the winter, with a fair chance of precipitation about half of the year. The area is somewhat temperate — in the 50th percentile for pleasant weather — compared to tourist destinations worldwide. Weeks with ideal weather are listed above. If you’re looking for the very warmest time to visit Caminha, the hottest months are August, July, and then September. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally late August to early September where highs are regularly around 77.8°F (25.4°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 59.7°F (15.4°C) at night.

Caminha Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Caminha Temperatures (Celsius)

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“Feels-Like” Temperatures

The way we experience weather isn’t all about temperature. Higher temperatures affect us much more at higher humidity, and colder temperatures feel piercing with high winds. Our perceived temperatures factor in humidity and wind chill to better represent how hot or cold the day feels to a person.

Caminha Perceived Temperature (F)

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Caminha Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Caminha Temperatures by Month

Daily highs (averaged for the month) usually give the best indication of the weather. A significantly lower mean and low generally just means it gets colder at night.

Show Fahrenheit

Month Avg. High (°F) Avg. Mean (°F) Avg. Low (°F)
Jan 55.6 48.8 43.3
Feb 57.9 49.4 42.8
Mar 62.3 52.9 45.4
Apr 65.8 56.5 48.7
May 69.3 59.9 51.7
Jun 72.9 64 56
Jul 75.1 65.8 57.9
Aug 76.2 66.3 58.3
Sep 75.4 64.9 57.1
Oct 70 60.5 53.7
Nov 61 53.1 47
Dec 56.9 49.5 43.7

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 13.1 9.3 6.3
Feb 14.4 9.7 6
Mar 16.8 11.6 7.4
Apr 18.8 13.6 9.3
May 20.7 15.5 10.9
Jun 22.7 17.8 13.3
Jul 23.9 18.8 14.4
Aug 24.6 19.1 14.6
Sep 24.1 18.3 13.9
Oct 21.1 15.8 12.1
Nov 16.1 11.7 8.3
Dec 13.8 9.7 6.5

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Caminha are July, August, and then September. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around mid July. For example, on the week of July 16th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in mid January with an average of 4 days of significant precipitation the week of January 15th.

When can you find snow in Caminha? Weather stations report no annual snow. Please note that a value of 0 for snow in the graph below may either mean there was no snow, or that snow is unreported.

Chance of Precipitation

The graph below shows the % chance of rainy and snowy days in Caminha.

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Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Caminha (in).

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Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 41% 0 6.5
Feb 36% 0 4.6
Mar 25% 0 3.5
Apr 28% 0 3.2
May 24% 0 3.5
Jun 14% 0 2.2
Jul 8% 0 1.2
Aug 10% 0 1.4
Sep 14% 0 2.6
Oct 27% 0 7.3
Nov 38% 0 5.9
Dec 34% 0 6.1

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 41 0 16.5
Feb 36 0 11.7
Mar 25 0 8.9
Apr 28 0 8.1
May 24 0 8.9
Jun 14 0 5.6
Jul 8 0 3
Aug 10 0 3.6
Sep 14 0 6.6
Oct 27 0 18.5
Nov 38 0 15
Dec 34 0 15.5

 

Humidity and Wind

Caminha has some extremely humid months, and above average humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is March (66.9% relative humidity), and the most humid month is January (82.1%).

Wind in Caminha is usually calm. The windiest month is March, followed by February and May. March’s average wind speed of around 4.9 knots (5.6 MPH or 9 KPH) is considered “a light breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in mid July where average top sustained speeds reach 8.8 knots, which is considered a gentle breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Caminha.

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Wind

The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.

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Average Wind Speeds

Show Wind Speeds

All wind speeds are in knots. 1 knot = 1.15 MPH or 1.85 KPH.

Month Avg. Wind Avg. Wind Feel Sustained High Wind High Wind Feel
Jan 4.4 Light breeze 6.9 Light breeze
Feb 4.8 Light breeze 7.8 Gentle breeze
Mar 4.9 Light breeze 7.8 Light breeze
Apr 4.5 Light breeze 7.6 Gentle breeze
May 4.7 Light breeze 8.1 Light breeze
Jun 4.7 Light breeze 8.1 Gentle breeze
Jul 4.3 Light breeze 8.3 Light breeze
Aug 4.1 Light breeze 7.9 Gentle breeze
Sep 3.9 Barely noticeable 7.2 Light breeze
Oct 3.9 Barely noticeable 6.7 Light breeze
Nov 4.1 Light breeze 6.9 Light breeze
Dec 4.4 Light breeze 7 Gentle breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 82.1%
Feb 73.9%
Mar 66.9%
Apr 69.1%
May 67.7%
Jun 69.1%
Jul 70.6%
Aug 70.1%
Sep 69.3%
Oct 75.8%
Nov 78%
Dec 77.8%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Caminha?

Our best data indicates this area is generally safe. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are no travel advisories or warnings for Portugal; exercise normal security precautions. Check this page for any recent changes or regions to avoid: Travel Advice and Advisories. This advisory was last updated on Aug 22, 2019.


 

The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Caminha, Portugal is May, followed by August and July. Prices for hotels and flights will be most expensive during these months, though you can save if you purchase well in advance. Tourists are unlikely to visit Caminha in November. Those willing to visit at these times will likely find it the least expensive month.

Estimated Tourism by Month

 

Most Popular Months to Visit

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Tourists Seeking Accommodations

Tourism graph is based on Google searches for services used by tourists relative to the rest of the year. Tourism data for this area is somewhat extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 37.1 in November means 37.1% of the tourists vs. May.

 

 

Overall Caminha Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderate. Highs range from 72°F (22.2°C) and 59.3°F (15.2°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with roughly 8 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is the second busiest for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for things to do.

Summer (June through August)

The middle-year months have very comfortable weather with high temperatures that are comfortable. These months see the least precipitation with 3 to 4 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Caminha, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 76.4°F (24.7°C) and 56.3°F (13.5°C), which will feel comfortable given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 4 to 11 days per month. Tourism is the slowest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be affordably priced.

Winter (December through February)

Weather is too cold this time of year in Caminha to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 59.4°F (15.2°C) and 55.2°F (12.9°C). On average, it rains or snows a great amount: 10 to 13 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.

 

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