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Coimbra Climate & Temperature

  • Coimbra, Portugal is at 40°12'N, 8°24'W, 141 m (463 ft). See map.
  • Coimbra has a warm mediterranean/ dry-summer subtropical climate that is mild with dry, warm summers and moderate seasonality. Regions with this subtype of the Mediterranean climate closely resemble an oceanic climate with generally cloudier and damper conditions than typical Mediterranean climates tho they are still susceptible to fire in the warm dry summer months. (Köppen-Geiger classification: Csb)
  • According to the Holdridge life zones system of bioclimatic classification Coimbra is situated in or near the warm temperate moist forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 15.7 degrees Celsius (60.3 degrees Fahrenheit). See the temperatures page for a monthly breakdown and the fixed scale graph.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 11.8 °C (21.2°F). This indicates that the continentality type is oceanic, subtype truly oceanic. Coimbra Climate Graph
  • In the winter time records indicate temperatures by day reach 14.7°C (58.5°F) on average falling to 6.2°C (43.2°F) overnight.
  • In spring time temperatures climb reaching 19.7°C (67.4°F) generally in the afternoon with overnight lows of 8.9°C (48°F).
  • During summer average high temperatures are 27.6°C (81.6°F) and average low temperatures are 14.6°C (58.3°F).
  • Come autumn/ fall temperatures decrease achieving average highs of 22.4°C (72.4°F) during the day and lows of 11.6°C (52.9°F) generally shortly after sunrise.
  • Total annual Precipitation averages 1014 mm (39.9 inches) which is equivalent to 1014 Litres/m² (24.87 Gallons/ft²).
  • On average there are 2605 hours of sunshine per year. Visit the sunshine and daylight section to check monthly details including how high in the sky the sun reaches each month.
  • Were you to burrow down through the centre of the Earth from Coimbra you would pop up nearest to the climate station at Paturau, New Zealand (Cool temperate steppe biome).

Coimbra Climate Table

  Climate Variable Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
 
Average Max Temperature °C ( °F) 14 (58) 15 (60) 18 (64) 19 (67) 22 (72) 26 (78) 28 (83) 29 (84) 27 (81) 23 (73) 18 (64) 15 (58) 21 (70)
 
Average Temperature °C ( °F) 10 (50) 11 (52) 13 (55) 14 (57) 16 (62) 20 (67) 22 (71) 22 (71) 21 (69) 17 (63) 13 (55) 10 (51) 16 (60)
 
Average Min Temperature °C ( °F) 6 (42) 7 (44) 7 (45) 9 (47) 11 (51) 14 (56) 15 (60) 15 (59) 14 (58) 12 (54) 9 (47) 6 (44) 10 (51)
 
Average Precipitation mm (in) 138 (5) 139 (5) 88 (3) 91 (4) 78 (3) 51 (2) 15 (1) 13 (1) 47 (2) 97 (4) 128 (5) 129 (5) 1014 (40)
Number of Wet Days (probability of rain on a day %) 15 (48) 13 (46) 16 (52) 13 (43) 13 (42) 8 (27) 4 (13) 5 (16) 8 (27) 13 (42) 14 (47) 16 (52) 138 (38)
Average Sunlight Hours/ Day 4h 36' 5h 48' 5h 56' 7h 48' 8h 07' 9h 10' 10h 27' 9h 52' 7h 52' 6h 23' 5h 02' 4h 27' 7h 07'
Average Daylight Hours/ Day 9h 39' 10h 37' 11h 53' 13h 14' 14h 23' 14h 59' 14h 43' 13h 43' 12h 25' 11h 03' 9h 55' 9h 21' 12h 00'
Percentage of Sunny (Cloudy) Daylight Hours 49 (51) 56 (44) 51 (49) 60 (40) 57 (43) 62 (38) 72 (28) 73 (27) 64 (36) 59 (41) 52 (48) 48 (52) 59 (41)
Sun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°). 29.9 39.2 50.1 61.7 70 73.2 70.2 61.8 50.4 38.9 29.8 26.4 50.1

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