Weather in Italy in december 2020

Below, find the the weather forecast for december for most popular cities in Italy. These predictions are statistics for december from weather reports for many years. The percentage indicates the possibility of having the weather indicated.

Weather details in december

The month of December is at the heart of the winter season. For this reason, it is normal to expect fairly low temperatures as well as the return of precipitation. As some localities are colder than others and the rains are relatively abundant, the climate throughout December in Italy varies from acceptable to unfavorable.

December in Northern Italy

With temperatures as low as 2° C and rarely exceeding 10° C, cold is well established in northern Italy. Sometimes the nights are so cold that it is not surprising to see snowfall in the morning. If planning to discover Turin, Milan or Bologna in December, do not forget to bundle comfortably before going out.

December in the Center of Italy

Central Italy is also facing the consequences of falling temperatures. The mornings are so cold that despite the rise in temperature, it is rare that the thermometer displays values above 10° C. On the other hand, the sun continues to spread its rays - which have little effect on the heat. In order to feel comfortable, dress warmly before strolling through the streets.

December on the Mediterranean Coas

With pleasantly mild temperatures and sunshine added to the day, the climatic conditions of the localities bordering the Mediterranean allow to have a weather in Italy throughout December that is rather mild. Even if rainfall increases in frequency and intensity, showers are not abundant enough to affect the quality of the weather. Wearing lightweight sweaters is enough to allow for a feeling of comfort.

December on the Adriatic Coast

The influence of the geographical location on the weather throughout December in Italy is very obvious on the Adriatic coast. Indeed, the temperatures are cold on the side of Ramini, while on the side of Brindisi - the days are endowed with an atmosphere of a pleasant freshness. Since the rains are relatively weak, the days are often sunny.



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The climate in Italy in december ranges from tolerable to very bad depending on the region and city.

warning in december the weather is different depending on the city and regions of the country.

That month is not the best month to visit Italy. The weather in Palermo, Amalfi, Cefalù, Bari, Trapani, Alghero, Pompeii, Capri, Olbia, Catane, Brindisi, Naples, Vatican, Sicily, Taormina, Cagliari, Sardinia and Lecce is ok but correct. The sun is not there all the time and you may be faced the rain frequently. Nevertheless, if you don't plan a deckchair & cocktails by the pool trip but rather cultural visits or a trek, this climate may be good enough for you. In addition, there are certainly fewer tourists this month.

It's even worse in Rimini, Trieste, Bologna, Puglia, Rome, Pescara, Umbria, Florence, Genoa, Pisa, Tuscany, Milan, Verona, Venice, Turin, Calabria and Siena and surrounding areas where the climate is very bad. It is really not advisable to go to these areas this month.


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Climate in Italy in december

Climate in Rome in december

In december, the mean temperature in Rome is 54°F (maximum temperature is 58°F and minimum temperature is 50°F). The climate is fairly cold in this location in this month, but it is liveable by dressing warm. With 3.4in over 9 days, rain may occur throughout your holidays. But this is reasonably and it is only of temporary showers.
With an unfavorable weather, december is not recommended month to go in Rome.

December
Average temperature 54°F
Highest temperature 58°F
Lowest temperature 50°F
Sea temperature 62°F
Rainfall 3.4in
Number of days with rainfall 9 day(s)
(30%)
Humidity 75%
Daily sunshine hours 8
Cloud cover 29%
Length of day 09:10
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net tolerable
more information about the climate in Rome in december

Climate in Calabria in december

In december, maximum temperature is 54°F and minimum temperature is 47°F (for an average temperature of 50°F). The climate is fairly cool in that area in this month, but it is liveable when dressing cosy. With 2.8in over 9 days, rain may occur during your vacations. But this is reasonably and it is only of temporary showers.
With a bad weather, december is not recommended month to go in Calabria.

December
Average temperature 50°F
Highest temperature 54°F
Lowest temperature 47°F
Rainfall 2.8in
Number of days with rainfall 9 day(s)
(28%)
Humidity 84%
Daily sunshine hours 9
Cloud cover 29%
Length of day 09:26
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net bad
more information about the climate in Calabria in december

Climate in Florence in december

In the month of december, maximum temperature is 50°F and minimum temperature is 40°F (for an average temperature of 45°F). The climate is fairly cold in this location in december, but it is livable by dressing cosy. With 3.1in over 9 days, rain may occur during your stay. But this is rather moderate and it is only of temporary showers.

December
Average temperature 45°F
Highest temperature 50°F
Lowest temperature 40°F
Sea temperature 61°F
Rainfall 3.1in
Number of days with rainfall 9 day(s)
(30%)
Humidity 86%
Daily sunshine hours 8
Cloud cover 41%
Length of day 08:57
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net very bad
more information about the climate in Florence in december

Climate in Milan in december

In the month of december, maximum temperature is 47°F and minimum temperature is 40°F (for an average temperature of 43°F). The climate is rather more than very fresh in that locality in this month. Plan to cover you well! With 3.2in over 7 days, rain may occur during your vacations. But this is rather moderate and it is only of temporary showers.

December
Average temperature 43°F
Highest temperature 47°F
Lowest temperature 40°F
Rainfall 3.2in
Number of days with rainfall 7 day(s)
(24%)
Humidity 79%
Daily sunshine hours 7
Cloud cover 33%
Length of day 08:45
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net very bad
more information about the climate in Milan in december

Climate in Naples in december

In the month of december, maximum temperature is 59°F and minimum temperature is 52°F (for an average temperature of 56°F). The climate is quite cold around this city in the month of december, but it is livable when dressing hot. With 4.1in over 10 days, rain may occur for your holidays. But this is reasonably and it will not be continuous.
With proper weather, december is okay (but not good month) for traveling in this city.

December
Average temperature 56°F
Highest temperature 59°F
Lowest temperature 52°F
Sea temperature 62°F
Rainfall 4.1in
Number of days with rainfall 10 day(s)
(33%)
Humidity 76%
Daily sunshine hours 8
Cloud cover 32%
Length of day 09:16
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net tolerable
more information about the climate in Naples in december

All cities in Italy in december

Rome in decembertolerable weather
Calabria in decemberbad weather
Florence in decembervery bad weather
Milan in decembervery bad weather
Naples in decembertolerable weather
Puglia in decembertolerable weather
Sardinia in decembertolerable weather
Sicily in decembertolerable weather
Tuscany in decembervery bad weather
Venice in decemberbad weather
Verona in decembervery bad weather
Amalfi in decembertolerable weather
Bari in decembertolerable weather
Bologna in decembervery bad weather
Brindisi in decembertolerable weather
Capri in decembertolerable weather
Genoa in decemberbad weather
Lecce in decembertolerable weather
Umbria in decembervery bad weather
Pisa in decemberbad weather
Rimini in decemberbad weather
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Weather data for Italy in december:

Weather data for Italy in december is derived from an average of the weather forecast since 2009 in Italy. There is a margin of error and these forecasts are to be considered as general information only. The weather in Italy can vary slightly from year to year, but these predictions should limit surprises. So you can pack your bags and check when is the best time to go to Italy.


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