When is the best time to go to Gozo?

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

  • The weather is good all year round in Gozo
  • On average, the warmest months are July, August and September
  • Gozo has dry periods in June, July and August
  • The rainiest months are October and November
  • The best months for swimming are June, July, August, September and October

Annual weather in Gozo

Infographic of the best times to visit Gozo
Infographic of the best times to visit Gozo ©whereandwhen.net

Weather details in Gozo month by month

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

January February March April May June July August September October November December

Weather and climate in Gozo

Gozo enjoys a hot-summer Mediterranean climate in accordance with the Köppen-Geiger classification. The yearly average maximum temperature in Gozo is 70°F (ranging from 61°F in february to 83°F in august). Annual rainfall is 28.1in, with a minimum of 0.1in in july and a maximum of 5.6in in november.
  • Between january and march the climate is correct. By early evening, the temperature averages 59°F and, in march, 4 days of rain are expected.
  • Between the months of april and may the climate is favorable. By early evening, the temperature averages 67°F and it rains about 3% of the time in may.
  • In june the climate is perfect. The temperature rises to 76°F and it rains in june about 0.4in.
  • Between july and august the climate is beautiful. The temperature rises to 83°F and it rains in august about 0.4in.
  • In september the climate is perfect. In average, on the morning it is 79°F and you can expect to have 2.1in of rainfall/month during this period.
  • Between the months of october and december the climate is beautiful. It is for example 65°F as maximum temperature in december and you can expect to have 3.9in of rainfall/month during this period.

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Charts: temperature and rainfall in Gozo

In the charts below, you can see the following seasonal norms for the city of Gozo: 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 Gozo

Find out when Gozo 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 Gozo

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

Figure: Visitor index for Gozo month by month

Best time for low prices in Gozo

Average prices of hotels in Gozo month by month

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

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Average price of hiring a car in Gozo

On average, it costs $ 20 per day to hire a car in Gozo. This price varies by $ 17 depending on the month. In november, hiring a car costs an average of $ 12 per 24 hours, so this is the best time to save money! In contrast, the average price in august is $ 29.

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