When is the best time to go to Taormina?

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

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

Annual weather in Taormina

For full information about the climate and weather in Taormina a specific month, click on the corresponding line below:

January 49°F/56°F
February 49°F/58°F
March 50°F/61°F
April 58°F/65°F
May 65°F/72°F
June 72°F/79°F
July 77°F/86°F
August 77°F/86°F
September 72°F/79°F
October 65°F/72°F
November 58°F/67°F
December 52°F/59°F

Weather and climate in Taormina

Taormina enjoys a hot-summer Mediterranean climate in accordance with the Köppen-Geiger classification. The yearly average maximum temperature in Taormina is 70°F (ranging from 56°F in january to 86°F in august). Annual rainfall is 38.1in, with a minimum of 1.1in in july and a maximum of 5.5in in october.
  • From january to march the climate is passable, but still OK. In average, on the morning it is 52°F and it rains in march about 4.1in.
  • Between the months of april and may the climate is beautiful. At lunchtime, it's 72°F in average and it rains about 6% of the time in may.
  • In the month of june the climate is very good. In average, on the morning it is 72°F and it rains in june about 1.2in.
  • Between the months of july and november the climate is favorable. The temperature rises to 67°F and it rains in november about 4.4in.
  • In december the climate is not good, but still OK. In average, on the morning it is 52°F.

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Charts: temperature and rainfall in Taormina

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

Find out when Taormina 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 Taormina

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

Figure: Visitor index for Taormina month by month

Best time for low prices in Taormina

Average prices of hotels in Taormina month by month

Generally, February is the month with the lowest hotel prices in Taormina. 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.

Find the best price for your hotel room

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