Key Italian cities and a link to temperatures and other information for each. Cinque Terre - September in the Fall would be my pick for the best time to go, followed by April or May.; Rome - Romans leave the Eternal City in July and August when it's hot and humid - the best time to travel to Rome is from mid-September to October.; Amalfi Coast - The best time to visit is April-June and September-October, when temperatures are the most pleasant.
What to Wear in Italy: Packing List and Local Travel Tips
What to Wear in Italy in Spring Weather: Spring in Italy is unpredictable. The temperatures can vary from chilly to warm and sometimes even hot, from a minimum of 15°C to a maximum of 28°C. When it rains, and during early morning hours, the temperature can go down to 10°C. Checking the weather forecast is highly recommended.
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What to Wear in Italy in Summer Weather: Summer in Italy is insanely hot; temperatures can reach 35°C or higher. In some cities in the north, such as Milan and Venice, it can be extremely stuffy due to the humidity. The south is hot but it’s better ventilated, so it’s more enjoyable. Be careful to protect yourself during the hottest hours of the day by wearing suncream and a sun hat.
Travelista Packing Essentials for Summer. Josie further suggests, if packing for a wide temperature range: "The down vest I usually wore over a long sleeve tee on cold mornings and then just stuffed it in my purse when temps warmed up. If it got really cold I’d layer my vest over my jacket and I’d be fine."
If you get to Southern Italy, consider taking a boat to Ischia, near Capri, and you'll find one of the best undiscovered rest & relaxation spots on Earth -- NEGOMBO! There are over 20 natural thermal spas at various temperatures, & these are some seriously healing waters! The beach is a cove, so even during the busy season, feels secluded & special. The Roman Baths in this photo are my FAVORITE!