The best times to visit Bolzano for ideal weather are

April 9th to July 1st

or

August 13th 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.

 

 


Other Bolzano Travel Info

Weather in Bolzano

Temperature

Average temperatures in Bolzano vary drastically. Considering humidity, temperatures feel cold for about half of the year and otherwise nice with a low chance of precipitation most of the year. The area is somewhat temperate — in the 43rd 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 Bolzano, 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 88.6°F (31.4°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 63.4°F (17.4°C) at night.

Bolzano Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Bolzano 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.

Bolzano Perceived Temperature (F)

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Bolzano Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Bolzano 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 45.3 35.5 27.1
Feb 50.9 40.7 30.7
Mar 61.3 50.5 38.2
Apr 70.2 58.7 45.6
May 77.2 65.8 52.6
Jun 83.4 72.5 59.9
Jul 87.5 76.2 62.5
Aug 86.1 74.7 62.3
Sep 77 66.1 54.5
Oct 65.9 55.8 46.3
Nov 54 44.7 36.1
Dec 44.8 35.1 26.9

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 7.4 1.9 -2.7
Feb 10.5 4.8 -0.7
Mar 16.3 10.3 3.4
Apr 21.2 14.8 7.6
May 25.1 18.8 11.4
Jun 28.6 22.5 15.5
Jul 30.8 24.6 16.9
Aug 30.1 23.7 16.8
Sep 25 18.9 12.5
Oct 18.8 13.2 7.9
Nov 12.2 7.1 2.3
Dec 7.1 1.7 -2.8

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Bolzano are March, January, and then February. 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 January. For example, on the week of January 8th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early June with an average of 2 days of significant precipitation the week of June 4th.

When can you find snow in Bolzano? Weather stations report moderate or seasonal snow likely to be deepest around December, especially close to early to mid December. The best time to ski (if at all) in Bolzano 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 Bolzano.

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Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Bolzano (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 9% 1.6 1.7
Feb 10% 1.7 1.3
Mar 9% 0 1.4
Apr 14% 0 2.2
May 19% 0 2.8
Jun 18% 0 3.2
Jul 16% 0 2.6
Aug 17% 0 2.8
Sep 16% 0 2
Oct 13% 0 2.6
Nov 17% 0 3.1
Dec 12% 2.3 2

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 9 4.1 4.3
Feb 10 4.3 3.3
Mar 9 0 3.6
Apr 14 0 5.6
May 19 0 7.1
Jun 18 0 8.1
Jul 16 0 6.6
Aug 17 0 7.1
Sep 16 0 5.1
Oct 13 0 6.6
Nov 17 0 7.9
Dec 12 5.8 5.1

 

Humidity and Wind

Bolzano has some very humid months, with other moderately humid months on the other side of the year. The least humid month is March (40.8% relative humidity), and the most humid month is November (70.8%).

Wind in Bolzano is usually extremely calm. The windiest month is May, followed by July and June. May’s average wind speed of around 4.6 knots (5.3 MPH or 8.5 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 June where average top sustained speeds reach 13 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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Avg. Relative Humidity

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 Barely noticeable 5.1 Light breeze
Feb 2.8 Barely noticeable 6.8 Light breeze
Mar 4 Light breeze 9.7 Light breeze
Apr 4.2 Light breeze 10.3 Gentle breeze
May 4.6 Light breeze 11.4 Light breeze
Jun 4.5 Light breeze 11.3 Significant breeze
Jul 4.6 Light breeze 11.6 Light breeze
Aug 3.8 Barely noticeable 9.8 Gentle breeze
Sep 3.3 Barely noticeable 8.7 Light breeze
Oct 2.5 Barely noticeable 6.6 Light breeze
Nov 2 Barely noticeable 4.8 Light breeze
Dec 2 Barely noticeable 4.8 Light breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 63.8%
Feb 49.5%
Mar 40.8%
Apr 45.1%
May 46.1%
Jun 49.4%
Jul 46.8%
Aug 51.7%
Sep 56.4%
Oct 65.6%
Nov 70.8%
Dec 66.1%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Bolzano?

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 Bolzano, Italy is July, followed by June and August. 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 Bolzano 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

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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 extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 52.9 in November means 52.9% of the tourists vs. July.

 

 

Overall Bolzano Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderate. Highs range from 80.2°F (26.8°C) and 58.2°F (14.6°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 3 to 6 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 most precipitation with about 5 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Bolzano, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 80.3°F (26.8°C) and 47°F (8.3°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 Bolzano to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 58.3°F (14.6°C) and 42.7°F (5.9°C). On average, it rains or snows a smalll amount: 3 to 4 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.

 

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