Practical information

Language: The Meeting will be conducted in English.

Climate: The average temperature goes up to 15°C (59°F), accompanied by encouraging high averages of up to 19°C on a cloudless day. The lower end reaches a significantly warmer 11°C, particularly during the nights towards the third and fourth week of May, when the thermometer begins to look more like summer, rather than the variable spring.

Time Zone: The time zone in continental Portugal is UTC+00:00, however during summer time it is UTC+01:00

Currency: The currency in Portugal is the EURO.

Visas: Portugal is part of the European Union. For detailed conditions visit web of the Portuguese Immigration Service (

Electricity: In Portugal, the power plugs and sockets are of type F. The standard voltage is 230 V and the standard frequency is 50 Hz.