Portugal, colder water than most of the southern european countries, but well worth a visit, since it has high quality waves, and is one of the cheapest places in Europe Climate in Portugal : Portugal has two climatic zones. (1.) The northern zone characterized by an average annual precipitation of 991 mm (39 inches) with temperatures influenced by Atlantic air currents and the Spanish Meseta. (2.) The southern zone which has a Mediterranean climate with low annual precipitation and sunny days with weather conditions influenced by the Azorean high pressure systems. Average temperature ranges in Lisbon are from 8 to 14 degrees Celsius (46 to 57 degrees Fahrenheit) in January to 17 to 28 degrees Celsius (60 to 82 degrees Fahrenheit) in August.
Coastline: 1,793 km
Surfing in Portugal
Total Portugal Surf spots: 99
Total Portugal Surf pictures: 142
For surf spot info, use the map of the Surf spots in Portugal above, if you have any questions related to surfing in Portugal use the Portugal surfing forum below to ask your questions.