Best Time to Visit Rome

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On this page, you will find information about the climate and the best time to visit Rome. We created climate tables and charts for the location of Rome. These contain details about temperatures, precipitation and more.

Furthermore, we analyzed all climate data and provide a recommendation about which months are best to visit Rome for your holiday.

Climate Overview

Thermometer Symbol 5 °C to 30 °C
Waves Symbol 13 °C to 24 °C
Rainy Cloud Symbol 0.555.04 in (2 – 8 Days of Rain)
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Best Time to Visit Rome: Overview

JanuaryJan
MaximumMax. 11 °C
Water max. 14 °C
FebruaryFeb
MaximumMax. 13 °C
Water max. 13 °C
MarchMar
TemperaturesTemp. up to 15 °C
Water max. 13 °C
AprilApr
TemperaturesTemp. up to 19 °C
Water max. 14 °C
MayMay
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NovemberNov
TemperaturesTemp. up to 16 °C
DecemberDec
MaximumMax. 13 °C
Water max. 15 °C

Climate Chart Rome

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Source of Data: German Weather Service (Offenbach) and Wikipedia

Climate Table Rome

In the following, you will find the climate table for Rome, containing information about Temperatures, Precipitation, Water Temperatures, and Hours of Sunshine.

Temperatures, Precipitation, Sunshine

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Day Temperature11°13°15°19°23°28°30°30°26°22°16°13°
Night Temperature10°13°17°20°19°17°13°
Water Temperature14°13°13°14°17°21°23°24°23°20°18°15°
Precipitation (inch)2.993.463.032.832.481.890.550.872.765.045.044.17
Rainy days668864225688
Hours of Sunshine45779911108643
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Temperatures
The annual average temperature is 16.1 °C.

For comparison: London 11 °C, NYC 12 °C, LA 17.9 °C

Warmest month: July (25 °C)
Coldest month: January (8 °C)

The maximum water temperature is 24 °C. You can take a bath at these temperatures.

Months with water temperature of at least 17 °C (Limited bathing is possible):
May, June, July, August, September, October, and November

Months with water temperature of at least 21 °C (adequate for beach vacation):
June, July, August, and September

Precipitation
Overall annual precipitation: 35.12 inch on 69 rainy days

For comparison: London 24.06 in, NYC 41.57 in, LA 12.01 in

There is no rainy season (months with more than 6.9 in of precipitation).

Months that have possible snowfall: January, and February

Sunshine
As our climate table shows, July is the sunniest month with an average of 11 hours of sunshine per day. Over the year, there are 6.9 hours of sunshine per day on average. For comparison: London has 4.1, NYC has 7 and LA has 8.9 hours of sunshine per day on average.

Popular Activities



More information about the best things to do: Rome

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Current Weather and Forecast

Current Weather in Rome (Station Roma)
few clouds     few clouds, 15.2 °C
Clouds: 20 %       Wind: 0 mph
Air Pressure: 1017 hPa       Humidity: 77 %
Last updated: 22nd May 2019, 08:40 pm
The next days …
23rd May 201924th May 201925th May 201926th May 201927th May 201928th May 2019
sky is clear15 °C to 24 °Csky is clear15 °C to 25 °Cscattered clouds16 °C to 24 °Clight rain15 °C to 21 °Cmoderate rain16 °C to 23 °Clight rain16 °C to 23 °C
15 °C to 24 °C15 °C to 25 °C16 °C to 24 °C15 °C to 21 °C16 °C to 23 °C16 °C to 23 °C
Clouds: 0 %Clouds: 0 %Clouds: 43 %Clouds: 99 %Clouds: 83 %Clouds: 21 %
No PrecipitationNo PrecipitationNo Precipitation0.06 in of rain0.19 in of rain0.01 in of rain
Weather information provided by OpenWeatherMap. (CC BY-SA)
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Italy: Regions

Rome is part of the holiday destination Italy. We analyzed the climate for additional regions, in order to provide you with information about the best time to visit and the expected holiday weather:

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