Madeira is located in the North Atlantic Ocean, off the northwest coast of Africa, and enjoys a subtropical climate and warm weather all year round. We've looked at the most up-to-date weather data for Madeira, covering the last 12 years up to 2023, plus we've asked our team of travel bloggers for their first-hand experiences in order to answer the most frequently asked questions about Madeira weather in January.
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The Best Hikes in Madeira, Portugal
31st October 2023 by The World in My Pocket
Welcome to The World in My Pocket, where we embark on a virtual journey to the stunning Madeira Island. Nestled off the coast of West Africa, alongside the Canary Islands, this Portuguese gem is a haven for nature enthusiasts. Prepare to be captivated by its breathtaking mountains, beckoning you to explore their wonders on foot....
10 great things to do In Funchal, Madeira
21st August 2022 by Phil and Garth
Madeira is a small island in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean just 350 miles off the North West coast of Africa. It’s the largest of the Portuguese Madeiran Archipelago of 4 islands, 35 miles long by 16 miles wide. Madeira is famous for its green volcanic peaks, flowers, hiking trails and Madeira wine. Described as â€œThe garden of the Atlanticâ€ because of the island’s lush vegetation and exotic flowers that bloom all year. Part of Madeira is a UNESCO World Heritage Site because...
Epic things to do in Madeira
25th August 2022 by The World in My Pocket
My trip to Madeira was quite unexpected. It was not on my travel plans for this year, but somehow, the stars aligned and there I was, spending my birthday on the beautiful island of Madeira. I didn’t know much about the island before I went, but from the moment I landed at the airport, I knew this was going to be a special trip....
Experience Madeira, Portugal in 60 Seconds
6th August 2022 by Phil and Garth
Get a feel for the island of Madeira in our 60 second taster video. Over on our travel blog you can read the 10 best things to do in Funchal, Madeira plus tips and other things to see on this beautiful island...
The most delicious food in Madeira: Madeiran dishes you must not miss
20th December 2022 by The World in My Pocket
I have just returned from a fantastic trip to Madeira, a well-deserved week spent in the sunshine. One of my main goals for this trip was to try the local food in Madeira. I went to the island with a list of traditional Madeiran dishes that I really wanted to try. And guess what, I succeeded in tasting them all. Now I want to share them with you, and help you plan your perfect foodie trip to Madeira....
Best Madeira Photo Spots – Unmissable Instagram Locations in Madeira!
17th April 2023 by The Life of a Social Butterfly
Are you searching for the perfect Instagram photo spots in Madeira? This article is packed with stunning Madeira photo spots that you won't want to miss during your stay in Madeira. From lush gardens, cascading waterfalls and hiking trails with the best views of Madeira, Portugal is full of incredible photo opportunities. What you may not know is that some of the most beautiful spots are hidden away and off the beaten track. Discover the best Madeira photo spots and capture some unforgettable...
Things to do in Funchal, Madeira
27th June 2022 by Kirsty Leanne
If you’re looking for things to do in Funchal, you have come to the right place. Madeira had never really been a place that was top of my bucketlist but after a recent opportunity to travel there with Traverse Events and Visit Madeira, I fell head over heels for this beautiful island....
Weather in Madeira
Our month-by-month guide to the weather and climate in Madeira