Sicily: Weather, Best time to go, Where to go?

Get the perfect time to visit Sicily from average weather conditions in many locations like Messina or Agrigento here.

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When is the best time to go to Sicily?

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

  • In Sicily, the weather is good everywhere in April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November
  • The best months to go to Palermo are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November
  • On average, the warmest months in Palermo are July and August, and the coldest month of the year is February
  • The rainiest months in this city are January, February, September and October
  • The cities with the best climate are Catane and Augusta, with good weather at least 9 months a year
  • August is the best month for swimming in Palermo

For information about the climate and the weather city by city in Sicily for a specific month, click on the corresponding line below:

Month Our opinion View Details
bad to tolerable* Sicily in january
bad to tolerable* Sicily in february
tolerable to good* Sicily in march
good Sicily in april
good to perfect* Sicily in may
perfect Sicily in june
good to perfect* Sicily in july
good to perfect* Sicily in august
good to perfect* Sicily in september
good to perfect* Sicily in october
good Sicily in november
bad to tolerable* Sicily in december

When to go to Sicily by city

Palermo

Best time to go to Palermo

The best months to go to Palermo are april, may, june, july, august, september, october and november.

Catane

Best time to go to Catane

The best months to go to Catane are march, april, may, june, july, august, september, october and november.

Cefalù

Best time to go to Cefalù

The best months to go to Cefalù are april, may, june, july, august, september, october and november.

Taormina

Best time to go to Taormina

The best months to go to Taormina are april, may, june, july, august, september, october and november.

Trapani

Best time to go to Trapani

The best months to go to Trapani are april, may, june, july, august, september, october and november.



Climate and Weather in Sicily

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Sicily : Marettimo


Temperatures and rainfall in Sicily

On these 3 graphs, we present the evolution of temperatures of Sicily and month-by-month rainfall for the cities of Palermo, Catane, Cefalù, Taormina and Trapani, as well as the month-by-month sea temperature for coastal cities..


Map of Sicily

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cities in Sicily

About Sicily

What can I do in Sicily?

Beaches / swimming

Nature and countryside

Culture and heritage

Sports

Family travel

Crafts / shopping

Gastronomy

Nightlife


Is this weather information for Sicily reliable?

Climate data for Sicily has been gathered every day since January 2009. The analysis of these meteorological data for Sicily allows us to determine the average for each month in Palermo, Catane, Cefalù, Taormina, Trapani, Syracuse, Agrigento, Augusta, and 18 other cities.

So yes: this data is reliable except in cases of temporary climate disruption in the region.

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