Praia da Rocha – Weather
Praia da Rocha enjoys a fantastic Mediterranean climate with long, hot summers and cooler weather in winter. Temperatures in Praia da Rocha skyrocket to 28°C in July and August, giving you perfect beach weather to soak up the warm sunshine and work on your tan. Nearby cliffs provide shelter from northerly winds, which means you’ll get the best weather for relaxing near the shore. You’ll also have 12 to 14 hours of sunshine per day with an average sea temperature of 22°C.
The weather in Praia da Rocha drops to 22°C in October and 20°C in November, which is very mild and great for outdoor activities such as hiking and sightseeing. November is the wettest month of the year with a monthly average rainfall of 85mm. There’s eight hours of sunlight per day that gradually decreases to seven hours in December.
The average temperature in winter is around 16°C but it can drop to 10°C at night, which is quite cold. Things warm up again in late March, with temperatures rising to 17°C and 22°C in May. The sea is lovely and warm in summer and early-autumn, but cools down to just 13°C in winter and 16°C in spring.