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.
Alba Travel Guide
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Weather in Alba
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)
Alba 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.
Alba Perceived Temperature (F)
Alba Perceived Temperature (C)
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.
|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 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.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Alba (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
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.
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||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|
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
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.