The best times to visit Selva di Val Gardena for ideal weather are
December 3rd to March 18th
based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.
Selva di Val Gardena Travel Guide
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Weather in Selva di Val Gardena
Average temperatures in Selva di Val Gardena vary greatly. Considering humidity, temperatures feel cold all year with a fair chance of precipitation about half of the year. The area is far less temperate than some — in the 10th 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 Selva di Val Gardena, 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 61.9°F (16.6°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 47.8°F (8.8°C) at night.
Selva di Val Gardena Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Selva di Val Gardena 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.
Selva di Val Gardena Perceived Temperature (F)
Selva di Val Gardena Perceived Temperature (C)
Average Selva di Val Gardena 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 Selva di Val Gardena are December, 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 January. For example, on the week of January 1st there is 1 day of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early June with an average of 3 days of significant precipitation the week of June 4th.
When can you find snow in Selva di Val Gardena? Weather stations report far greater snow than most tourist destinations snow through most of the year likely to be deepest around March, especially close to early April. The best time to ski (if at all) in Selva di Val Gardena is often around around January 15th 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 Selva di Val Gardena.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Selva di Val Gardena (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
Selva di Val Gardena has some very humid months, with other comfortably humid months. The least humid month is December (54.8% relative humidity), and the most humid month is August (72.7%).
Wind in Selva di Val Gardena is usually calm. The windiest month is July, followed by August and December. July’s average wind speed of around 7.1 knots (8.2 MPH or 13.2 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 mid May where average top sustained speeds reach 14 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.
Relative Humidity (%)
The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Selva di Val Gardena.
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||6.3||Light breeze||12.5||Significant breeze|
|Feb||6.4||Light breeze||12.4||Significant breeze|
|Mar||6.4||Light breeze||12.4||Significant breeze|
|Apr||6.3||Light breeze||12.1||Significant breeze|
|May||6.8||Light breeze||12.6||Significant breeze|
|Jun||6.6||Light breeze||12.5||Significant breeze|
|Jul||7.1||Gentle breeze||13.1||Significant breeze|
|Aug||7||Gentle breeze||12.5||Significant breeze|
|Sep||6.6||Light breeze||11.7||Significant breeze|
|Oct||6.2||Light breeze||11.1||Significant breeze|
|Nov||6||Light breeze||11.2||Significant breeze|
|Dec||6.8||Light breeze||12.5||Significant breeze|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to Selva di Val Gardena?
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 Selva di Val Gardena, Italy is April, 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 Selva di Val Gardena in February. 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 Selva di Val Gardena Travel Experience by Season
Spring (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel very cold. Highs range from 51.5°F (10.8°C) and 32°F (0°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 5 to 8 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 brisk. These months see the most precipitation with 7 to 9 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the second busiest season for tourism in Selva di Val Gardena, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly more.
Fall (September through November)
Fall daily highs range from 55.1°F (12.8°C) and 32.3°F (0.2°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 6 to 7 days per month. Tourism is fairly slow during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be lower priced.
Winter (December through February)
Weather is far too cold this time of year in Selva di Val Gardena to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 34.1°F (1.2°C) and 27.4°F (-2.6°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: consistently 4 times per month. These times of year are the slowest with tourists.