The best times to visit Irpinia for ideal weather are
May 28th to October 14th
based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.
Irpinia Travel Guide
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Weather in Irpinia
Average temperatures in Irpinia vary greatly. 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 Irpinia, the hottest months are August, July, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally mid July where highs are regularly around 77.4°F (25.2°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 62.9°F (17.2°C) at night.
Irpinia Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Irpinia 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.
Irpinia Perceived Temperature (F)
Irpinia Perceived Temperature (C)
Average Irpinia 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 Irpinia are August, July, and then December. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early August. For example, on the week of July 30th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early March with an average of 2 days of significant precipitation the week of March 5th.
When can you find snow in Irpinia? Weather stations report large amounts of snow likely to be deepest around February, especially close to early to mid February. The best time to ski (if at all) in Irpinia is often around around December 17th 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 Irpinia.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Irpinia (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
Irpinia has some very humid months, with other moderately humid months on the other side of the year. The least humid month is August (49.7% relative humidity), and the most humid month is January (77.7%).
Wind in Irpinia is usually moderate. The windiest month is March, followed by January and December. March’s average wind speed of around 11.3 knots (13 MPH or 20.9 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 late February and early March where average top sustained speeds reach 20.3 knots, which is considered a fresh breeze.
Relative Humidity (%)
The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Irpinia.
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||11.3||Significant breeze||18.6||Strong breeze|
|Feb||10.4||Gentle breeze||17||Strong breeze|
|Mar||11.3||Significant breeze||18.3||Strong breeze|
|Apr||10.4||Gentle breeze||17||Strong breeze|
|May||9.7||Gentle breeze||15.6||Strong breeze|
|Jun||8.8||Gentle breeze||14.6||Significant breeze|
|Jul||8.9||Gentle breeze||14.3||Strong breeze|
|Aug||8.2||Gentle breeze||13.4||Significant breeze|
|Sep||8.7||Gentle breeze||13.9||Strong breeze|
|Oct||8.7||Gentle breeze||14.1||Significant breeze|
|Nov||10.1||Gentle breeze||16.1||Strong breeze|
|Dec||10.9||Gentle breeze||17.6||Strong breeze|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to Irpinia?
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 Irpinia, Italy is July, followed by May and June. 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 Irpinia 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 Irpinia Travel Experience by Season
Spring (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 63.7°F (17.6°C) and 41.1°F (5.1°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 4 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 comfortable. These months see the least precipitation with 1 to 4 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Irpinia, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.
Fall (September through November)
Fall daily highs range from 68.3°F (20.2°C) and 46.6°F (8.1°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 4 to 6 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 Irpinia to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 45.3°F (7.4°C) and 37.9°F (3.3°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 4 to 5 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.