The best times to visit Northern Piedmont for ideal weather are
August 13th to April 15th
based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.
Northern Piedmont Travel Guide
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Weather in Northern Piedmont
Average temperatures in Northern Piedmont vary greatly. Considering humidity, temperatures feel cold all year with a very low chance of rain or snow throughout the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 30th 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 Northern Piedmont, the hottest months are August, July, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early August where highs are regularly around 42.3°F (5.7°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 32°F (0°C) at night.
Northern Piedmont Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Northern Piedmont 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.
Northern Piedmont Perceived Temperature (F)
Northern Piedmont Perceived Temperature (C)
Average Northern Piedmont 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 Northern Piedmont are February, January, and then March. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early February. For example, on the week of February 5th 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 Northern Piedmont? Weather stations report far greater snow than most tourist destinations snow through most of the year likely to be deepest around January, especially close to late January and early February. The best time to ski (if at all) in Northern Piedmont is often around around October 8th 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 Northern Piedmont.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Northern Piedmont (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
Northern Piedmont has some slightly muggy months, with moderately humid months on the other side of the year. The least humid month is December (47.5% relative humidity), and the most humid month is June (63.7%).
Wind in Northern Piedmont is usually stronger than many places. The windiest month is December, followed by January and February. December’s average wind speed of around 15.8 knots (18.1 MPH or 29.2 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 mid December where average top sustained speeds reach 28.5 knots, which is considered high wind or moderate gale winds.
Relative Humidity (%)
The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Northern Piedmont.
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||14.7||Significant breeze||25.2||Very strong breeze|
|Feb||13.5||Significant breeze||23.4||Very strong breeze|
|Mar||11.8||Significant breeze||21.3||Very strong breeze|
|Apr||10.2||Gentle breeze||19.8||Strong breeze|
|May||10.8||Gentle breeze||20.9||Very strong breeze|
|Jun||9.8||Gentle breeze||19.1||Strong breeze|
|Jul||9.8||Gentle breeze||19.2||Very strong breeze|
|Aug||8.1||Gentle breeze||17.1||Strong breeze|
|Sep||9.5||Gentle breeze||18.5||Very strong breeze|
|Oct||11.1||Significant breeze||20.6||Strong breeze|
|Nov||12.3||Significant breeze||22.2||Very strong breeze|
|Dec||15.8||Significant breeze||26.5||Very strong breeze|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to Northern Piedmont?
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 Northern Piedmont, Italy is May, followed by June and March. 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 Northern Piedmont in December. 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 Northern Piedmont Travel Experience by Season
Spring (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel very cold. Highs range from 32.3°F (0.2°C) and 16.7°F (-8.5°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 cold weather with high temperatures that are still jacket weather. These months see the most precipitation with 2 to 4 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the second busiest season for tourism in Northern Piedmont, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly more.
Fall (September through November)
Fall daily highs range from 37.1°F (2.8°C) and 19.4°F (-7°C), which will feel very chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a normal amount: 1 to 2 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 far too cold this time of year in Northern Piedmont to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 19.4°F (-7°C) and 13.6°F (-10.2°C). On average, it rains or snows a very small amount: 0 to 1 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.