When is the best time to go to Sorrento?

When is the best time to go to Sorrento? Here's some information to help you in your decision:

  • The best months for good weather in Sorrento are April, May, June, July, August, September and October
  • On average, the warmest months are July and August
  • The coldest months are January and February
  • November is the rainiest month
  • August is the best month for swimming

Annual weather in Sorrento

Infographic of the best times to visit Sorrento
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Weather details in Sorrento month by month

To get all the information about the climate and weather in Sorrento for a specific month, click on the corresponding link below:

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Weather and climate in Sorrento

Sorrento enjoys a hot-summer Mediterranean climate in accordance with the Köppen-Geiger classification. The yearly average maximum temperature in Sorrento is 70°F (ranging from 58°F in january to 85°F in august). Annual rainfall is 61.6in, with a minimum of 0.9in in august and a maximum of 10.4in in november.
  • From january to march the climate is okay. It is for example 59°F as maximum temperature in march.
  • Between april and may the climate is good. The temperature rises to 70°F and, in may, 5 days of rain are expected.
  • Between june and august the climate is very good. At lunchtime, it's 85°F in average and, in august, 1 days of rain are expected.
  • From september to october the climate is good. the thermometer goes up to 74°F°C.
  • Between the months of november and december the climate is just OK. the thermometer goes up to 59°F°C and, in december, 8 days of rain are expected.

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Charts: temperature and rainfall in Sorrento

In the charts below, you can see the following seasonal norms for the city of Sorrento: the minimum and maximum outdoor temperature, the risk and amount of monthly rainfall, daily average sunshine, sea temperature, and relative humidity for each month of the year.

Outside temperature

Precipitation (rainfall)

Daily sunshine hours

Sea temperature


Peak visitor numbers and tourist seasons in Sorrento

Find out when Sorrento has its high tourist season (the period when the influx of tourists is highest) and off-peak tourist season using our data and figures.

Tourist seasons in Sorrento

  • Very low season in Sorrento
    The months with the lowest number of tourists are: January, February, March and November.
  • Low season in Sorrento
    The months with low numbers of tourists are: December.
  • High season in Sorrento
    The number of visitors to Sorrento is high in: April, May and October.
  • Peak season in Sorrento
    The largest number of tourists visiting Sorrento is during: June, July, August and September.

Figure: Visitor index for Sorrento month by month

Best time for low prices in Sorrento

Average prices of hotels in Sorrento month by month

Generally, February is the month with the lowest hotel prices in Sorrento. So this is a great time to save on your holiday! In contrast, June is statistically the most expensive month of the year for hotels.

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Average price of hiring a car in Sorrento

On average, it costs $ 41 per day to hire a car in Sorrento. This price varies by $ 39 depending on the month. In november, hiring a car costs an average of $ 18 per 24 hours, so this is the best time to save money! In contrast, the average price in july is $ 56.

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