Weekend weather: Rain returns to Portugal

Although Portugal’s last weekend was enjoyably sunny, forecasters predict a rainy weekend ahead, with most of the country unlikely to avoid rain showers. According to the Portuguese Sea and Atmosphere Institute (IPMA), the rain will start onSaturday afternoon in the south of Portugal, moving up to the rest of the country on Sunday. Mild temperatures are expected, with maximums going no higher than 18ºC and 16ºC in Faro, Lisbon and Porto and no lower than 14ºC, 13ºC and 9ºC.The rainy weather is expected to continue into next week.

michael.bruxo@algarveresident.com