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Best time to visit Naples, Italy

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The best time to visit Naples is September-October

When’s the best time to visit Naples, you ask? Based on several factors like the weather and climate, cost of flights and hotels, peak travel seasons and much more, the best time to go to Naples is September-October.

In the summer months, temperatures tend to get to a maximum of around 31℃ (88℉). In the colder months such as January, temperatures usually get down to an average minimum of 8℃ (46℉).

If you’re keen to see the sights of Naples during the day, the sun stays up the longest around July. To stay dry, avoid travelling to Naples in November – It’s the wettest month of the year.

By the time you finish reading below, you’ll know everything you need to know about the best time to travel to Naples. Once you’re ready, we’ve even provided all the tools you’ll ever need to help you book your travel!

Warmest month

August

Least rainfall

August

Most daylight

July

Naples seasons

Before you continue, it’s important to know when the seasons are in Naples as they might be different to yours depending on where in the world you’re travelling from. Naples 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 Naples

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 Naples 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.

Naples 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 Naples 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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FEB
MAR
APR
MAY
JUN
JUL
AUG
SEP
OCT
NOV
DEC

Naples in January

  • Average temperature: 10℃ (50℉)
  • Average high temperature: 12℃ (54℉)
  • Average low temperature: 8℃ (46℉)
  • Average humidity: 73%
  • Average sunny days: 13 days
  • Average rainfall: 67mm (3") over 15 days
13 days
of pure sunshine
15 days
of showers or rain

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


Naples in February

  • Average temperature: 10℃ (50℉)
  • Average high temperature: 13℃ (55℉)
  • Average low temperature: 8℃ (46℉)
  • Average humidity: 72%
  • Average sunny days: 11 days
  • Average rainfall: 53mm (2") over 15 days
11 days
of pure sunshine
15 days
of showers or rain

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


Naples in March

  • Average temperature: 12℃ (54℉)
  • Average high temperature: 15℃ (59℉)
  • Average low temperature: 9℃ (49℉)
  • Average humidity: 71%
  • Average sunny days: 15 days
  • Average rainfall: 48mm (2") over 14 days
15 days
of pure sunshine
14 days
of showers or rain

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


Naples in April

  • Average temperature: 15℃ (59℉)
  • Average high temperature: 18℃ (65℉)
  • Average low temperature: 12℃ (54℉)
  • Average humidity: 70%
  • Average sunny days: 15 days
  • Average rainfall: 32mm (1") over 12 days
15 days
of pure sunshine
12 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Naples in April, make sure you pack a light jumper or hoodie.


Naples in May

  • Average temperature: 18℃ (65℉)
  • Average high temperature: 21℃ (71℉)
  • Average low temperature: 15℃ (59℉)
  • Average humidity: 69%
  • Average sunny days: 16 days
  • Average rainfall: 43mm (2") over 12 days
16 days
of pure sunshine
12 days
of showers or rain

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


Naples in June

  • Average temperature: 23℃ (73℉)
  • Average high temperature: 26℃ (79℉)
  • Average low temperature: 19℃ (66℉)
  • Average humidity: 66%
  • Average sunny days: 20 days
  • Average rainfall: 18mm (1") over 7 days
20 days
of pure sunshine
7 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Naples 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.


Naples in July

  • Average temperature: 25℃ (78℉)
  • Average high temperature: 29℃ (84℉)
  • Average low temperature: 21℃ (70℉)
  • Average humidity: 63%
  • Average sunny days: 24 days
  • Average rainfall: 14mm (1") over 5 days
24 days
of pure sunshine
5 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Naples in July, make sure you pack t-shirts and light clothing.


Naples in August

  • Average temperature: 26℃ (79℉)
  • Average high temperature: 30℃ (86℉)
  • Average low temperature: 22℃ (72℉)
  • Average humidity: 61%
  • Average sunny days: 24 days
  • Average rainfall: 8mm (0") over 5 days
24 days
of pure sunshine
5 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Naples in August, make sure you pack t-shirts and shorts.. It stays pretty warm most of the time.


Naples in September

  • Average temperature: 23℃ (73℉)
  • Average high temperature: 26℃ (79℉)
  • Average low temperature: 20℃ (67℉)
  • Average humidity: 64%
  • Average sunny days: 16 days
  • Average rainfall: 45mm (2") over 12 days
16 days
of pure sunshine
12 days
of showers or rain

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

Naples in October

  • Average temperature: 19℃ (66℉)
  • Average high temperature: 22℃ (72℉)
  • Average low temperature: 17℃ (62℉)
  • Average humidity: 68%
  • Average sunny days: 15 days
  • Average rainfall: 67mm (3") over 13 days
15 days
of pure sunshine
13 days
of showers or rain

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


Naples in November

  • Average temperature: 15℃ (59℉)
  • Average high temperature: 18℃ (64℉)
  • Average low temperature: 13℃ (56℉)
  • Average humidity: 73%
  • Average sunny days: 13 days
  • Average rainfall: 114mm (4") over 15 days
13 days
of pure sunshine
15 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Naples in November, make sure you pack a light jumper or hoodie.


Naples in December

  • Average temperature: 11℃ (52℉)
  • Average high temperature: 14℃ (57℉)
  • Average low temperature: 9℃ (49℉)
  • Average humidity: 71%
  • Average sunny days: 15 days
  • Average rainfall: 55mm (2") over 13 days
15 days
of pure sunshine
13 days
of showers or rain

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


Top FAQs

The hottest month of the year in Naples is usually August, where temperatures tend to rise to around 30℃ (86℉) in the middle of the day or early afternoon.
The month with the least amount of rain in Naples is generally around August. The dry season often coincides with cooler weather, so you should check the temperatures in August first to make sure it’s still a good time to go.
The rainiest time of year in Naples 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 Naples, 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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