The best times to visit Vila Franca de Xira for ideal weather are
February 19th to June 24th
based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.
Vila Franca de Xira Travel Guide
Weather in Vila Franca de Xira
Average temperatures in Vila Franca de Xira vary greatly. Considering humidity, temperatures feel very enjoyable all year with a very low chance of rain or snow throughout the year. The area is more temperate than most — in the 78th 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 Vila Franca de Xira, the hottest months are August, July, and then September. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early to mid August where highs are regularly around 87.5°F (30.8°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 71.1°F (21.7°C) at night.
Vila Franca de Xira Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Vila Franca de Xira Temperatures (Celsius)
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.
Vila Franca de Xira Perceived Temperature (F)
Vila Franca de Xira Perceived Temperature (C)
Average Vila Franca de Xira 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.
|Month||Avg. High (°F)||Avg. Mean (°F)||Avg. Low (°F)|
|Month||Avg. High (°C)||Avg. Mean (°C)||Avg. Low (°C)|
Precipitation (Rain or Snow)
If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Vila Franca de Xira are July, August, and then June. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early to mid February. For example, on the week of February 12th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in late October to early November with an average of 1 days of significant precipitation the week of October 29th.
When can you find snow in Vila Franca de Xira? 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.
The graph below shows the % chance of rainy and snowy days in Vila Franca de Xira.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Vila Franca de Xira (in).
Average Rain and Snow by Month
|Month||Daily Chance of Rain||Average Snow Depth (in)||Total Precipitation (in)|
|Month||Daily Chance of Rain||Average Snow Depth (cm)||Total Precipitation (cm)|
Humidity and Wind
Vila Franca de Xira has some very humid months, with other moderately humid months on the other side of the year. The least humid month is August (43.6% relative humidity), and the most humid month is January (72%).
Wind in Vila Franca de Xira is usually moderate. The windiest month is August, followed by June and March. August’s average wind speed of around 8.2 knots (9.4 MPH or 15.2 KPH) is considered “a gentle breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in mid March where average top sustained speeds reach 13.8 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.
Relative Humidity (%)
The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Vila Franca de Xira.
The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.
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||6.3||Light breeze||10.2||Gentle breeze|
|Feb||7.3||Gentle breeze||11.2||Significant breeze|
|Mar||7.9||Gentle breeze||11.8||Gentle breeze|
|Apr||7.5||Gentle breeze||11.3||Significant breeze|
|May||7.8||Gentle breeze||11.7||Gentle breeze|
|Jun||8.1||Gentle breeze||12||Significant breeze|
|Jul||7.8||Gentle breeze||11.7||Gentle breeze|
|Aug||8.2||Gentle breeze||12.1||Significant breeze|
|Sep||6.3||Light breeze||10.2||Gentle breeze|
|Oct||7||Gentle breeze||10.5||Gentle breeze|
|Nov||7||Gentle breeze||10.8||Gentle breeze|
|Dec||6.8||Light breeze||10.4||Gentle breeze|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to Vila Franca de Xira?
Our best data indicates this area is generally safe. As of Mar 17, 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 Oct 15, 2018.
The Busiest and Least Crowded Months
The busiest month for tourism in Vila Franca de Xira, Portugal is April, followed by January and May. 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 Vila Franca de Xira in October. Those willing to visit at these times will likely find it the least expensive month.
Estimated Tourism by Month
Most Popular Months to Visit
Overall Vila Franca de Xira Travel Experience by Season
Spring (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderate. Highs range from 77.8°F (25.4°C) and 61.7°F (16.5°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is rare with roughly 2 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is the 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 about 0 days of precipitation per month. June – August is fairly slow season for tourism in Vila Franca de Xira, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly less.
Fall (September through November)
Fall daily highs range from 85.2°F (29.6°C) and 58.6°F (14.8°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a normal amount: 1 to 3 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 Vila Franca de Xira to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 62.7°F (17.1°C) and 58°F (14.4°C). On average, it rains or snows a smalll amount: 1 to 3 times per month. These times of year are the second busiest with tourists.