The famous weather of Madeira Island
The warm climate of Madeira Island and the beauty of its landscapes have been attracting visitors since the 18th century. In the beginner most of those who sought the island were of British origin. The fame of the therapeutic air of Madeira Island continued to attract more and more visitors many of whom were celebrities in those days such as: Queen Adelaide of England, The empress Austro-Hungarian “Sissi”, Winston Churchill and much more others.
Madeira has a climate that inspires outdoor activity throughout the year. Whit very mild average temperatures, ranging from around 24º in the summer to 18º in the winter, it offers the ideal balance throughout the seasons. The gulf stream currents heats the seawater around the islands, ensuring warm temperatures of around 22º in the summer and 18º in the winter.