The best times to visit Alba for ideal weather are

May 7th to September 30th

based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.

 

 


Other Alba Travel Info

Weather in Alba

Temperature

Average temperatures in Alba vary greatly. Considering humidity, temperatures feel nice most of the year, excluding some cold weeks in the winter, with a low chance of precipitation most of the year. The area is somewhat temperate — in the 57th 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 Alba, the hottest months are July, August, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally mid July where highs are regularly around 81.8°F (27.7°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 66.6°F (19.2°C) at night.

Alba Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Alba Temperatures (Celsius)

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“Feels-Like” Temperatures

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.

Alba Perceived Temperature (F)

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Alba Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Alba 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.

Show Fahrenheit

Month Avg. High (°F) Avg. Mean (°F) Avg. Low (°F)
Jan 43.2 38.8 34.3
Feb 44.9 39.8 34.9
Mar 54.4 48.4 41.8
Apr 61.6 55.5 48.5
May 69.3 62.8 55.1
Jun 75.9 69.3 61.4
Jul 81.3 74.3 65.9
Aug 79.6 72.9 65.6
Sep 70.9 64.9 58.7
Oct 59.9 55.2 50.6
Nov 50.4 46.2 42.1
Dec 44.1 39.8 35.5

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 6.2 3.8 1.3
Feb 7.2 4.3 1.6
Mar 12.4 9.1 5.4
Apr 16.4 13.1 9.2
May 20.7 17.1 12.8
Jun 24.4 20.7 16.3
Jul 27.4 23.5 18.8
Aug 26.4 22.7 18.7
Sep 21.6 18.3 14.8
Oct 15.5 12.9 10.3
Nov 10.2 7.9 5.6
Dec 6.7 4.3 1.9

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Alba are July, December, and then January. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early to mid July. For example, on the week of July 9th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early May with an average of 2 days of significant precipitation the week of April 30th.

When can you find snow in Alba? Weather stations report very large amounts of snow likely to be deepest around January, especially close to early to mid January. The best time to ski (if at all) in Alba is often around around November 19th 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 Alba.

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Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Alba (in).

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Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 10% 9.8 1.8
Feb 12% 7.6 1.3
Mar 15% 4.6 2.8
Apr 15% 1.2 2.3
May 16% 0 2.6
Jun 14% 0 2.6
Jul 7% 0 1.3
Aug 10% 0 1.6
Sep 13% 0 2
Oct 14% 0 2.4
Nov 18% 7.2 4.9
Dec 9% 6.4 1.6

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 10 24.9 4.6
Feb 12 19.3 3.3
Mar 15 11.7 7.1
Apr 15 3 5.8
May 16 0 6.6
Jun 14 0 6.6
Jul 7 0 3.3
Aug 10 0 4.1
Sep 13 0 5.1
Oct 14 0 6.1
Nov 18 18.3 12.4
Dec 9 16.3 4.1

 

Humidity and Wind

Alba has some slightly muggy months, with moderately humid months on the other side of the year. The least humid month is March (49.2% relative humidity), and the most humid month is October (66.1%).

Wind in Alba is usually extremely calm. The windiest month is March, followed by April and June. March’s average wind speed of around 4 knots (4.6 MPH or 7.4 KPH) is considered “a light 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 8.5 knots, which is considered a gentle breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Alba.

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Wind

The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.

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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 2.6 Barely noticeable 6.3 Light breeze
Feb 2.7 Barely noticeable 6.3 Light breeze
Mar 4 Light breeze 7.7 Light breeze
Apr 3.9 Barely noticeable 7.8 Gentle breeze
May 3.7 Barely noticeable 7.5 Light breeze
Jun 3.9 Barely noticeable 7.4 Gentle breeze
Jul 3.5 Barely noticeable 7.4 Light breeze
Aug 3 Barely noticeable 6.2 Light breeze
Sep 2.9 Barely noticeable 6 Light breeze
Oct 2.4 Barely noticeable 5.3 Light breeze
Nov 3 Barely noticeable 6.2 Light breeze
Dec 2.9 Barely noticeable 6.5 Light breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 55.3%
Feb 50.6%
Mar 49.2%
Apr 53.2%
May 57.9%
Jun 61.9%
Jul 56.9%
Aug 59.9%
Sep 61.2%
Oct 66.1%
Nov 64.1%
Dec 54.2%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Alba?

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 Alba, Italy is July, 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 Alba in October. Those willing to visit at these times will likely find it the least expensive month.

Estimated Tourism by Month

 

Most Popular Months to Visit

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Tourists Seeking Accommodations

Tourism graph is based on Google searches for services used by tourists relative to the rest of the year. Tourism data for this area is somewhat extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 51.4 in October means 51.4% of the tourists vs. July.

 

 

Overall Alba Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderate. Highs range from 72°F (22.2°C) and 50.1°F (10.1°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 4 to 5 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is the 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 comfortable. These months see moderate precipitation with 2 to 4 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the second busiest season for tourism in Alba, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly more.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 75.3°F (24.1°C) and 44.6°F (7°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 4 to 5 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 Alba to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 51.6°F (10.9°C) and 40.3°F (4.6°C). On average, it rains or snows a smalll amount: consistently 3 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.

 

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