The best times to visit Piazza Armerina for ideal weather are
April 23rd to July 15th
August 27th to November 18th
based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.
Piazza Armerina Travel Guide
Other Piazza Armerina Travel Info
Weather in Piazza Armerina
Average temperatures in Piazza Armerina 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 51st 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 Piazza Armerina, the hottest months are August, July, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally mid to late August where highs are regularly around 88°F (31.1°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 71.2°F (21.8°C) at night.
Piazza Armerina Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Piazza Armerina 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.
Piazza Armerina Perceived Temperature (F)
Piazza Armerina Perceived Temperature (C)
Average Piazza Armerina 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 Piazza Armerina are July, August, and then June. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around mid July. For example, on the week of July 16th 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 3 days of significant precipitation the week of March 5th.
When can you find snow in Piazza Armerina? Weather stations report moderate or seasonal snow likely to be deepest around December, especially close to early December. The best time to ski (if at all) in Piazza Armerina 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 Piazza Armerina.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Piazza Armerina (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
Piazza Armerina has some very humid months, with other moderately humid months on the other side of the year. The least humid month is July (41.7% relative humidity), and the most humid month is November (79.9%).
Wind in Piazza Armerina is usually calm. The windiest month is March, followed by January and November. March’s average wind speed of around 5.2 knots (6 MPH or 9.6 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 late November to early December where average top sustained speeds reach 11.8 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.
Relative Humidity (%)
The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Piazza Armerina.
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||5.2||Light breeze||9.9||Gentle breeze|
|Feb||4.9||Light breeze||9.4||Gentle breeze|
|Mar||5.2||Light breeze||10.5||Gentle breeze|
|Apr||4.4||Light breeze||9.5||Gentle breeze|
|May||4.3||Light breeze||9.2||Gentle breeze|
|Jun||3.9||Barely noticeable||8.9||Gentle breeze|
|Jul||3.4||Barely noticeable||8.4||Gentle breeze|
|Aug||3.7||Barely noticeable||8.5||Gentle breeze|
|Sep||4.1||Light breeze||8.8||Gentle breeze|
|Oct||4.2||Light breeze||8.8||Gentle breeze|
|Nov||5.1||Light breeze||9.9||Gentle breeze|
|Dec||4.8||Light breeze||9.6||Gentle breeze|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to Piazza Armerina?
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 Piazza Armerina, Italy is August, followed by July 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 Piazza Armerina 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 Piazza Armerina Travel Experience by Season
Spring (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 71.3°F (21.8°C) and 48.5°F (9.2°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 2 to 7 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 least precipitation with about 1 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Piazza Armerina, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.
Fall (September through November)
Fall daily highs range from 80.4°F (26.9°C) and 54.4°F (12.4°C), which will feel comfortable given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 3 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 Piazza Armerina to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 53.9°F (12.2°C) and 46°F (7.8°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 4 to 7 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.