The best times to visit Agrigento for ideal weather are
May 7th to October 21st
based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.
Agrigento Travel Guide
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Weather in Agrigento
Average temperatures in Agrigento vary greatly. Considering humidity, temperatures feel cold for about half of the year and otherwise nice with a fair chance of precipitation about half of the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 35th percentile for pleasant weather — compared to tourist destinations worldwide. Weeks with ideal weather are listed above. If you’re looking for the very warmest time to visit Agrigento, the hottest months are July, August, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally mid June where highs are regularly around 88.3°F (31.3°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 64.4°F (18°C) at night.
Agrigento Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Agrigento Temperatures (Celsius)
The way we experience weather isn’t all about temperature. Higher temperatures affect us much more at higher humidity, and colder temperatures feel piercing with high winds. Our perceived temperatures factor in humidity and wind chill to better represent how hot or cold the day feels to a person.
Agrigento Perceived Temperature (F)
Agrigento Perceived Temperature (C)
Average Agrigento Temperatures by Month
Daily highs (averaged for the month) usually give the best indication of the weather. A significantly lower mean and low generally just means it gets colder at night.
|Month||Avg. High (°F)||Avg. Mean (°F)||Avg. Low (°F)|
|Month||Avg. High (°C)||Avg. Mean (°C)||Avg. Low (°C)|
Precipitation (Rain or Snow)
If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Agrigento are June, July, and then August. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around late June. For example, on the week of June 25th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in late January with an average of 3 days of significant precipitation the week of January 22nd.
When can you find snow in Agrigento? Weather stations report a good amount of seasonal snow likely to be deepest around December, especially close to late March. The best time to ski (if at all) in Agrigento is often around around December 3rd when fresh powder is deepest. Please note that a value of 0 for snow in the graph below may either mean there was no snow, or that snow is unreported.
Chance of Precipitation
The graph below shows the % chance of rainy and snowy days in Agrigento.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Agrigento (in).
Average Rain and Snow by Month
|Month||Daily Chance of Rain||Average Snow Depth (in)||Total Precipitation (in)|
|Month||Daily Chance of Rain||Average Snow Depth (cm)||Total Precipitation (cm)|
Humidity and Wind
Agrigento has some extremely humid months, and slightly dry months in the opposite season. The least humid month is July (35.3% relative humidity), and the most humid month is December (86.4%).
Wind in Agrigento is usually moderate. The windiest month is December, followed by February and November. December’s average wind speed of around 12.2 knots (14 MPH or 22.5 KPH) is considered “a moderate breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in mid March where average top sustained speeds reach 23.5 knots, which is considered a strong breeze.
Relative Humidity (%)
The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Agrigento.
The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.
Average Wind Speeds
Show Wind Speeds
All wind speeds are in knots. 1 knot = 1.15 MPH or 1.85 KPH.
|Month||Avg. Wind||Avg. Wind Feel||Sustained High Wind||High Wind Feel|
|Jan||10.3||Gentle breeze||17.5||Strong breeze|
|Feb||11.2||Significant breeze||18.8||Strong breeze|
|Mar||10.6||Gentle breeze||18||Strong breeze|
|Apr||9.3||Gentle breeze||15.9||Significant breeze|
|May||6.3||Light breeze||13.6||Strong breeze|
|Jun||7.7||Gentle breeze||13.8||Significant breeze|
|Jul||6.6||Light breeze||14||Strong breeze|
|Aug||4.3||Light breeze||15.1||Significant breeze|
|Sep||6.8||Light breeze||12.7||Strong breeze|
|Oct||8||Gentle breeze||14.5||Significant breeze|
|Nov||11.1||Significant breeze||18.5||Strong breeze|
|Dec||12.2||Significant breeze||19.3||Strong breeze|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to Agrigento?
Our best data indicates this area is generally safe. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are no travel advisories or warnings for Italy; exercise normal security precautions. Check this page for any recent changes or regions to avoid: Travel Advice and Advisories. This advisory was last updated on Aug 22, 2019.
The Busiest and Least Crowded Months
The busiest month for tourism in Agrigento, Italy is April, followed by May and February. Prices for hotels and flights will be most expensive during these months, though you can save if you purchase well in advance. Tourists are unlikely to visit Agrigento in November. Those willing to visit at these times will likely find it the least expensive month.
Estimated Tourism by Month
Most Popular Months to Visit
Overall Agrigento Travel Experience by Season
Spring (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 73.2°F (22.9°C) and 45.7°F (7.6°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 3 to 8 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is the second busiest for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for things to do.
Summer (June through August)
The middle-year months have very comfortable weather with high temperatures that are quite warm. These months see the least precipitation with 1 to 2 days of precipitation per month. June – August is fairly slow season for tourism in Agrigento, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly less.
Fall (September through November)
Fall daily highs range from 80.6°F (27°C) and 49.1°F (9.5°C), which will feel comfortable given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 5 to 8 days per month. Tourism is the slowest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be affordably priced.
Winter (December through February)
Weather is too cold this time of year in Agrigento to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 56.5°F (13.6°C) and 42.3°F (5.7°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 7 to 10 times per month. These times of year are the busiest with tourists.