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Best time to visit Genoa, Italy

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The best time to visit Genoa is June

Are you looking for top-secret information about when to visit Genoa? Look no further! June is the best time to go to Genoa due to the excellent all-round climate conditions, and it’s not likely to be at its busiest as it’s not during the height of the peak travel season.

During the warmer months, temperatures in Genoa can rise to a maximum of 29℃ (83℉). The weather in the winter, especially around January, can reach a minimum of -1℃ (30℉).

If you’re a sun-chaser and want to visit Genoa when the days are longest, you should visit in July. November sees the most amount of rain in a month if you’re ok with chancing getting drenched, so if you’re looking to stay dry, visit in September instead.

Learn more about when to travel to Genoa, the monthly weather breakdown, FAQs and much more below. Once you’ve decided when you want to go, use our handy tools to find the best prices to suit your budget on flights, transport/transfers, places to stay, and loads more!

Warmest month

August

Least rainfall

September

Most daylight

July

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Genoa seasons

Before you continue, it’s important to know when the seasons are in Genoa as they might be different to yours depending on where in the world you’re travelling from. Genoa is in the Northern Hemisphere, so the seasons fall during these months:

SeasonMonths
Summer June to August
Autumn/fall September to November
Winter December to February
Spring March to May

Average temperatures in Genoa

If the temperature is a big factor for you to help you decide when to visit, the chart below shows the average minimum and maximum temperatures in Genoa for each month side-by-side so you can easily see the difference in weather throughout the year. To see the temperatures in both Celsius (°C) and Fahrenheit (°F), hover or tap the shaded boxes on the graph.

Genoa climate by month

If you already have a rough idea about which months you might want to travel, the section below shows a detailed breakdown of the climate in Genoa for each month so you can see if it all suits your wants and needs. Scroll down, or use the quick menu below to jump to your preferred month.

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OCT
NOV
DEC

Genoa in January

  • Average temperature: 5℃ (41℉)
  • Average high temperature: 7℃ (45℉)
  • Average low temperature: 3℃ (37℉)
  • Average humidity: 80%
  • Average sunny days: 18 days
  • Average rainfall: 38mm (2") over 11 days
  • Average snow days: 1 days
18 days
of pure sunshine
11 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Genoa in January, make sure you pack a thick snow/winter jacket, thermals and some extra layers as it's always very cold.


Genoa in February

  • Average temperature: 6℃ (42℉)
  • Average high temperature: 8℃ (47℉)
  • Average low temperature: 3℃ (37℉)
  • Average humidity: 81%
  • Average sunny days: 15 days
  • Average rainfall: 34mm (1") over 12 days
  • Average snow days: 1 days
15 days
of pure sunshine
12 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Genoa in February, make sure you pack a thick snow/winter jacket, thermals and some extra layers as it's always very cold.


Genoa in March

  • Average temperature: 9℃ (47℉)
  • Average high temperature: 12℃ (53℉)
  • Average low temperature: 6℃ (42℉)
  • Average humidity: 78%
  • Average sunny days: 16 days
  • Average rainfall: 50mm (2") over 12 days
16 days
of pure sunshine
12 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Genoa in March, make sure you pack a warm jacket or coat.


Genoa in April

  • Average temperature: 12℃ (54℉)
  • Average high temperature: 16℃ (61℉)
  • Average low temperature: 8℃ (47℉)
  • Average humidity: 78%
  • Average sunny days: 14 days
  • Average rainfall: 42mm (2") over 14 days
14 days
of pure sunshine
14 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Genoa in April, make sure you pack a warm jacket or coat.


Genoa in May

  • Average temperature: 15℃ (59℉)
  • Average high temperature: 19℃ (67℉)
  • Average low temperature: 11℃ (51℉)
  • Average humidity: 77%
  • Average sunny days: 12 days
  • Average rainfall: 50mm (2") over 15 days
12 days
of pure sunshine
15 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Genoa in May, make sure you pack a warm jacket or coat.


Genoa in June

  • Average temperature: 19℃ (67℉)
  • Average high temperature: 24℃ (75℉)
  • Average low temperature: 14℃ (58℉)
  • Average humidity: 76%
  • Average sunny days: 14 days
  • Average rainfall: 32mm (1") over 12 days
14 days
of pure sunshine
12 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Genoa in June, make sure you pack t-shirts for the daytime and maybe a light jumper for the evenings as it cools down a bit.


Genoa in July

  • Average temperature: 22℃ (71℉)
  • Average high temperature: 26℃ (80℉)
  • Average low temperature: 17℃ (63℉)
  • Average humidity: 74%
  • Average sunny days: 13 days
  • Average rainfall: 32mm (1") over 12 days
13 days
of pure sunshine
12 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Genoa in July, make sure you pack t-shirts for the daytime and maybe a light jumper for the evenings as it cools down a bit.


Genoa in August

  • Average temperature: 22℃ (71℉)
  • Average high temperature: 27℃ (80℉)
  • Average low temperature: 17℃ (63℉)
  • Average humidity: 73%
  • Average sunny days: 15 days
  • Average rainfall: 26mm (1") over 11 days
15 days
of pure sunshine
11 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Genoa in August, make sure you pack t-shirts for the daytime and maybe a light jumper for the evenings as it cools down a bit.


Genoa in September

  • Average temperature: 18℃ (65℉)
  • Average high temperature: 23℃ (73℉)
  • Average low temperature: 14℃ (58℉)
  • Average humidity: 76%
  • Average sunny days: 15 days
  • Average rainfall: 25mm (1") over 12 days
15 days
of pure sunshine
12 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Genoa in September, make sure you pack a light jumper or hoodie for the evenings and some light clothes for the daytime.

Genoa in October

  • Average temperature: 14℃ (58℉)
  • Average high temperature: 18℃ (64℉)
  • Average low temperature: 11℃ (52℉)
  • Average humidity: 79%
  • Average sunny days: 17 days
  • Average rainfall: 79mm (3") over 13 days
17 days
of pure sunshine
13 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Genoa in October, make sure you pack a warm jacket or coat.


Genoa in November

  • Average temperature: 10℃ (49℉)
  • Average high temperature: 12℃ (54℉)
  • Average low temperature: 7℃ (45℉)
  • Average humidity: 84%
  • Average sunny days: 13 days
  • Average rainfall: 128mm (5") over 15 days
13 days
of pure sunshine
15 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Genoa in November, make sure you pack a warm jacket or coat.


Genoa in December

  • Average temperature: 6℃ (43℉)
  • Average high temperature: 9℃ (48℉)
  • Average low temperature: 4℃ (39℉)
  • Average humidity: 80%
  • Average sunny days: 17 days
  • Average rainfall: 59mm (2") over 11 days
17 days
of pure sunshine
11 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Genoa in December, make sure you pack a thick snow/winter jacket, thermals and some extra layers as it's always very cold.


Top FAQs

The hottest month of the year in Genoa is usually August, where temperatures tend to rise to around 27℃ (80℉) in the middle of the day or early afternoon.
The month with the least amount of rain in Genoa is generally around September. The dry season often coincides with cooler weather, so you should check the temperatures in September first to make sure it’s still a good time to go.
The rainiest time of year in Genoa is generally around November, although the wetter season can sometimes extend a few months either side of November too.
If you want to get the most out of your time visiting Genoa, or if you're just afraid of the dark, the days in July are usually the longest between sunrise and sunset.

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