Best Time To Visit Rome, Italy

Best Time To Go To Rome

Rome enjoys a typical Mediterranean climate. The best time to visit Rome is from October to April. The days are sunny and warm with rare rain showers.

  • Summer (May to end of September): August is the hottest month with temperature exceeding 30 degree Celsius. The humidity reaches its peak and it can get very hot. Also, its labyrinth of ancient streets and attractions can become extremely crowded in high season. This is also the season of festivals and parties!
  • Autumn (October to late November): Cloudless skies, sunny days and lesser crowds, this is an ideal time to visit Rome. The average temperature is around 18 to 20 degree Celsius.
  • Winter (November to mid-March): Although snowfall is rare and temperatures rarely fall below 0 degree Celsius, the weather is extremely unpredictable in these months and you might need to pack warm clothing as well as an umbrella.  December is a crowded month and the prices of hotels and flights shoot up. The average high temperature in January is about 12.9 °C (55.2 °F).  Apart from the the month of December, this is an off season to visit Rome.
  • Spring (Late March and April): Ideal time to visit Rome except around the Easter Sunday when devotees flock to the Vatican City.

Climate in Rome

Know weather for your travel dates:

26-May-2018
Today 26 May

82

61

Mostly cloudy throughout the day.

Wind:0.92 m/s

Humidity:76%

Precipitation:0.03%

  • Sun 27 May
    79 | 62

    Mostly cloudy throughout the day.

  • Mon 28 May
    82 | 64

    Mostly cloudy throughout the day.

  • Tue 29 May
    83 | 62

    Partly cloudy in the morning.

  • Wed 30 May
    82 | 62

    Partly cloudy until evening.

  • Thu 31 May
    81 | 62

    Clear throughout the day.

  • Fri 01 Jun
    81 | 62

    Partly cloudy until afternoon.

Month wise Weather in Rome

Average Temperature in Rome by month

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  • 60℉
  • 40℉
  • 20℉ 0℉
Jan

Average temperature: 43℉

Minimum temperature: 27℉

Maximum temperature: 55℉

Feb

Average temperature: 50℉

Minimum temperature: 36℉

Maximum temperature: 59℉

Mar

Average temperature: 54℉

Minimum temperature: 39℉

Maximum temperature: 72℉

Apr

Average temperature: 57℉

Minimum temperature: 37℉

Maximum temperature: 70℉

May

Average temperature: 65℉

Minimum temperature: 48℉

Maximum temperature: 81℉

Jun

Average temperature: 74℉

Minimum temperature: 59℉

Maximum temperature: 90℉

Jul

Average temperature: 78℉

Minimum temperature: 63℉

Maximum temperature: 99℉

Aug

Average temperature: 80℉

Minimum temperature: 63℉

Maximum temperature: 99℉

Sep

Average temperature: 67℉

Minimum temperature: 50℉

Maximum temperature: 81℉

Oct

Average temperature: 62℉

Minimum temperature: 45℉

Maximum temperature: 77℉

Nov

Average temperature: 53℉

Minimum temperature: 32℉

Maximum temperature: 66℉

Dec

Average temperature: 47℉

Minimum temperature: 32℉

Maximum temperature: 61℉

Highest temperature in Rome is recorded as 98.6℉ in July and August.

Lowest temperature in Rome is recorded as 26.6℉ in January.

Average Humidity in Rome by Month (in %)

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  • 75
  • 50
  • 25 0
Jan

Average Humidity: 66%

Minimum Humidity: 38%

Maximum Humidity: 86%

Feb

Average Humidity: 76%

Minimum Humidity: 65%

Maximum Humidity: 93%

Mar

Average Humidity: 68%

Minimum Humidity: 39%

Maximum Humidity: 84%

Apr

Average Humidity: 69%

Minimum Humidity: 41%

Maximum Humidity: 79%

May

Average Humidity: 64%

Minimum Humidity: 50%

Maximum Humidity: 75%

Jun

Average Humidity: 63%

Minimum Humidity: 49%

Maximum Humidity: 72%

Jul

Average Humidity: 57%

Minimum Humidity: 38%

Maximum Humidity: 69%

Aug

Average Humidity: 56%

Minimum Humidity: 42%

Maximum Humidity: 80%

Sep

Average Humidity: 71%

Minimum Humidity: 60%

Maximum Humidity: 84%

Oct

Average Humidity: 71%

Minimum Humidity: 41%

Maximum Humidity: 84%

Nov

Average Humidity: 77%

Minimum Humidity: 55%

Maximum Humidity: 89%

Dec

Average Humidity: 74%

Minimum Humidity: 44%

Maximum Humidity: 87%

Most humid month in Rome is November.

Least humid month in Rome is August.

Best time to visit Rome Attractions in May