Weather in Portuguese
Want to know some words for the weather in Portuguese? In this lesson you will learn some Portuguese words for weather and how to talk about the conditions.
Is it going to rain, snow, or hail? Will the sun shine all day? Will it be a great day for going to the beach or shall we go to the art gallery instead? You might want to ask about the weather in Portuguese before making plans.
Pronouncing weather in Portuguese
Let's look at weather questions
Qual é a previsão do tempo para hoje?
What's the weather forecast for today?
Qual é a previsão do tempo para esta semana?
What's the weather forecast for this week?
Como está o tempo lá fora?
There are a lot of possible answers to that question. Here are the most common responses…
Portuguese weather vocabulary
You can use the word muito (very) for all of the above phrases to emphasize that it’s not just cold or warm, but very cold or very warm. For example:
O tempo está muito agradável
When talking about rain you can use the following expressions …
For a farmer, rain might be all he needs, whereas a soccer team might be hoping for a sunny day. Here are some more common answers:
If you are planning to travel to North of Portugal, or even to the Southern states in Brazil, you’d be surprised to know that it actually snows in those places during the winter time. And you just might need to learn the next two sentences:
Here are some more words that describe certain weather conditions…
That’s it for today’s lesson. I hope you enjoyed it.