The climate in Coimbra is rather mild throughout the year, and the temperatures never get extremely hot or cold.  However, because of the rain, certain months can be much more comfortable to visit during than others.

            On average, the hottest months of the year are July and August, during which time the daily high temperatures will generally hover in the upper 60’s and lower 70’s.  During extremely warm days, the temperatures will reach the 80’s, but this is as hot as it gets.  The nighttime temperatures during these months will generally drop to the mid to lower 50’s. 

            The coldest months of the year on average are January and February, during which time the daily high temperatures will reach the mid to lower 40’s.  The nighttime temperatures during these months will generally drop to the lower 30’s, with freezing temperatures often being experienced.

            The summer months are not only the busiest for tourism, but they are also the most comfortable, as it is the dry season.  From June through September, there is plenty of sunshine in Coimbra.  The wet and rainy season is from October through February.

            For more weather information about Coimbra, check out this Ten Day Forecast , and this Monthly Weather Averages page.