The island of Madeira, because of its privileged geographical position and mountainous relief, have a surprisingly mild climate.Very mild average temperatures, 25ºC in the summer and 17ºC in the winter, and a moderate level of humidity, confer upon this island exceptional subtropical features.
The seawater temperature is also very mild, because of the influence of the warm Gulf current, presenting averages of 22ºC in the summer and 18º in the winter.
October, 1st to 31st
Feel the landscape around you! Dive in it! Take a deep breath! Surrender to the charms of an island that exhales energy and inspires emotion and adventure. Nature, on its utmost pure shape, is more than beautiful; this challenge awaits you, between the 7th and 12th of October!
October 17th to 26th
The Madeira Cultural Affairs Department (DRAC) organizes the fifth edition of this festival, aimed at promoting the cultural heritage and the decentralization of the organist talent in the region.
Madeira will host the 1st edition of the Madeira International Swim Marathon, a sports initiative organized by the Funchal Naval Club, in partnership with the Madeira Swimming Association, aiming to attract an increasing number of “open water swimmers”.
Madeira Islands, elected "Europe´s Leading island destination" in 2013 and 2014, is now competing for world title at the World Travel Awards, in a voting process that will take place until October 26th!