Messina weather in December (Sicily, Italy)
Planning a trip to Messina in December? Wondering if it's a favorable time for a visit? This page provides detailed information on the weather conditions for that month.
In December, the weather in Messina generally has moderate temperatures and high rainfall. December falls within the winter season. Throughout the daytime, temperatures often hover around 16°C (show in °F). However, as the sun sets and evening approaches, there's a noticeable cool-down, with temperatures gently dropping to a more temperate 11°C.
Messina in December usually receives high rainfall, averaging around 117 mm (show in inches) for the month. With this being the wettest month, keeping an umbrella on hand might save you from getting wet from a sudden shower. Rain is expected on roughly 12 days.
The city usually sees around 112 hours of sunlight, indicating a moderately sunny period.
If you're looking for dry conditions and comfortable temperatures, December may not be the ideal month to visit Messina. May, June, July, August and September typically offer the best weather. While January, February and December tend to showcase less optimal conditions.
For an in-depth look at the yearly weather and climate conditions, visit our specialized Messina climate page with graphs.
Messina, monthly averages in December
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So, what should you wear in Messina in December? Plan on layering your clothes. Some days or part of the day it will be nice and warm and some moments it can be a bit chilly. Bring a rain jacket in case it rains during your stay. With a water temperature of around 17°C there is no need to bring your swimwear.
What To Do
We rated the following activities from 1 (least suitable) to 10 (best) to do in December.
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