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Weather in Palermo

Temperatures in Palermo rarely drop below 15°C (59°F). Summer (July to September) is the most popular time to visit, bringing the hottest temperatures of around 30°C (86°F). Winter (December to February) is relatively mild, with temperatures typically dropping to just 12°C (54°F) but rain is abundant in January. However, the first two months of the year are the best time for skiers to head to Mount Etna. Spring and autumn bring pleasant temperatures and is a less crowded time to visit Palermo.

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Weather (day) Temp (max day) Rain (mm) Wind (mph) Humidity Pressure Visibility
Wednesday
Sunny
Sunny skies
17
°C
0
18
s
0-20%
1011 mb
good
Thursday
IsoRainSwrsDay
Light rain shower
15
°C
5.2
25
wsw
80-100%
1008 mb
good
Friday
Cloudy
Cloudy skies
16
°C
10.5
21
wsw
60-80%
1010 mb
good
Saturday
IsoRainSwrsDay
Light rain shower
13
°C
7.8
36
nw
80-100%
1002 mb
good
Sunday
IsoRainSwrsDay
Light rain shower
12
°C
0.9
14
ne
80-100%
1020 mb
good
Monday
Sunny
Sunny skies
14
°C
0
10
nw
0-20%
1026 mb
good
Tuesday
Sunny
Sunny skies
15
°C
0
3
nw
0-20%
1021 mb
good
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Last updated: 2021-12-09 00:16:25
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Symbols indicate the predominant weather for the day in question, calculated based on a weighting of different types of weather. So if a day is forecast to be sunny with the possibility of a brief shower, then we will see a sunny or partly cloudy symbol rather than a rain cloud.
The maximum temperature is the highest temperature forecast between dawn and dusk, and the minimum temperature is the lowest temperature expected from dusk on the day in question to dawn the next day. The temperature is in °C, or Celsius.
Wind speed and direction are the conditions expected at midday. Wind direction is based on a 16 point compass. W, SW, SSW, etc. The wind direction states where the wind originates. Wind speed is listed in MPH or miles per hour.
Humidity levels indicates how much water vapour the air contains compared to the maximum it could contain at that temperature. As a general guide:
  • 0 to 30 is very low
  • 31 to 50 is low
  • 51 to 70 is moderate to low
  • 71 to 80 is moderate
  • 81 to 90 is moderate to high
  • 91 to 100 is high
Pressure is measured in millibars (mb)
Visibility based on whether the human eye can see the following distances:
  • Very poor - less than 1km
  • Poor - between 1km and 4km
  • Moderate - between 4km and 10km
  • Good - between 10km and 20km
  • Very good - between 20km and 40km
  • Excellent - more than 40km
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