The best time to visit Sicily is April-June
During the peak of the warmer months, temperatures in Catania, Sicily can rise to a maximum of around 34℃ (93℉). In the colder months such as January, temperatures usually get down to an average minimum of 7℃ (44℉). Temperatures often differ in other areas of Sicily though so you can find out more information about this below.
If you want to get the most out of your time visiting Sicily, or you’re just afraid of the dark, the days in July are usually the longest between sunrise and sunset. You don’t want to get wet on your holiday, do you? Well if you’re trying to avoid the rain, then steer clear of Sicily in October. Head there in July instead if you want to increase your chances of not being rained on.To learn everything you need to know (and none of the stuff you don’t) about when to go to Sicily, keep reading below. Plus, you’ll find tools to help you get the best deals on travel and hotels too!
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Before you plan your trip, it’s important to know when the seasons are as they may be different to yours depending on where you’re travelling from. Sicily is in the Northern hemisphere, so the seasons fall on:
|Summer||June to August|
|Autumn/fall||September to November|
|Winter||December to February|
|Spring||March to May|
Best time to visit the top destinations in Sicily
We’ve put together a breakdown of the average minimum and maximum temperatures by month, as well as the best times to visit for each. To learn more about these destinations including detailed climate breakdowns and much more, click or tap the city/destination name below.
|City||Best time to visit||Jan||Feb||Mar||Apr||May||Jun||Jul||Aug||Sep||Oct||Nov||Dec|
Check out these guides for the top must-see destinations in Sicily: