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.
April, 30th to May,7th
Madeira will be the host to the European Adapted Swimming Championship, an event part of the IPC – International Paralympic Committee, to be held at the Penteada Olympic Swimming Pool Complex.
6 de maio
A Conferência Anual do Turismo é organizada todos os anos pela Delegação da Madeira da Ordem dos Economistas, cujo tema central é ajustado às tendências da indústria turística e às necessidades do Destino Madeira.
May, 6th to 8th
The historical core of the Ponta do Sol municipality will host the 2nd edition of the Festival “Aqui Acolá”, a cultural initiative that aims to heighten the cultural landscape and the economy of this emblematical location.
Portuguese television channel SIC presented its new soap opera, entitled “Rainha das Flores” (Queen of Flowers), in Funchal, on the 30th of April, a story that will unfold between Lisbon, Tomar, The Netherlands and Madeira Island.
The Regional Directorate for Culture is the responsible entity for an unprecedented project, based on the idea of accessibility to our heritage, making it available to the general public.