The best times to visit Genoa for ideal weather are
April 23rd to June 24th
August 20th to October 28th
based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.
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Weather in Genoa
Average temperatures in Genoa 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 58th 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 Genoa, the hottest months are August, September, and then July. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally late June where highs are regularly around 85°F (29.4°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 74.9°F (23.8°C) at night.
Genoa Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Genoa 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.
Genoa Perceived Temperature (F)
Genoa Perceived Temperature (C)
Average Genoa 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 Genoa are July, August, and then September. 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 February. For example, on the week of February 12th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early November with an average of 6 days of significant precipitation the week of November 5th.
When can you find snow in Genoa? Weather stations report no annual snow. 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 Genoa.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Genoa (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
Genoa has some very humid months, with other moderately humid months on the other side of the year. The least humid month is December (42.4% relative humidity), and the most humid month is September (78.6%).
Wind in Genoa is usually calm. The windiest month is September, followed by November and December. September’s average wind speed of around 8.9 knots (10.2 MPH or 16.5 KPH) is considered “a gentle breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in late October to early November where average top sustained speeds reach 18.7 knots, which is considered a fresh breeze.
Relative Humidity (%)
The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Genoa.
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||7.7||Gentle breeze||13||Significant breeze|
|Feb||6.6||Light breeze||11.9||Significant breeze|
|Mar||6||Light breeze||11.4||Significant breeze|
|Apr||5.3||Light breeze||10.1||Gentle breeze|
|May||5||Light breeze||9.9||Significant breeze|
|Jun||3.8||Barely noticeable||8||Gentle breeze|
|Jul||4.6||Light breeze||8.7||Significant breeze|
|Aug||7||Gentle breeze||9.3||Gentle breeze|
|Sep||8.9||Gentle breeze||8.9||Significant breeze|
|Oct||7||Gentle breeze||11||Significant breeze|
|Nov||8.9||Gentle breeze||15||Significant breeze|
|Dec||8.9||Gentle breeze||14.3||Significant breeze|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to Genoa?
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 Genoa, 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 Genoa 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 Genoa Travel Experience by Season
Spring (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderate. Highs range from 75.1°F (23.9°C) and 53.7°F (12.1°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is rare with 1 to 4 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 the least precipitation with 0 to 5 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the second busiest season for tourism in Genoa, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly more.
Fall (September through November)
Fall daily highs range from 76.6°F (24.8°C) and 49°F (9.4°C), which will feel comfortable given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 0 to 12 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 Genoa to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 59°F (15°C) and 47.9°F (8.8°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 3 to 5 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.