Average weather in August in Palermo (Sicily), Italy

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Palermo in August is 23.0°C (73.4°F). The amount of rain in August is normal with an average of 32mm (1.3in). It rains on average a total of 3 days. The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 30.4°C (86.72°F). This makes August the hottest month of the year. If you enjoy looking at a blue sky and love the sun than this is a great time to go to Palermo with 322 hours of sun.


So what to wear in August? Visitors traveling to Palermo might want to wear dresses, tops, T-shirts and skirts made of cotton or linen. Shorts for men made of cotton or linen are good options for staying cool on a hot day. With a water temperature of around 26.0°C (78.8°F), this is a great month to swim so bring your swimwear.

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For other monthly average weather and what to do in August look at the numbers below.

Monthly Averages in August

Show in Fahrenheit

Min Temperature 23 °C
Max Temperature 30 °C
Water Temperature 26 °C
Chance of Rain 10%
Precipitation 32mm
Rainy Days 3
Sunshine Hours 322

Where to stay in Palermo

Where to go in Italy in August

Find out more about the weather in Italy in August and which places have the best weather conditions in this month.

Legend perfect weather pleasant tolerable unpleasant poor
Perfect weather is subjective. On this map perfect weather has been defined with temperatures between 20-29ºC / 68-84ºF and not too much precipitation (less than 90mm / 3.5inch a month).

What To Do

We rated the following activities from 1 (least suitable) to 10 (best) to do in August.

Swimming
10/10
Cycling
8/10
Walking
8/10
Barbeque
10/10
Camping
10/10
Outdoor sports
8/10

Weather Forecasts for Palermo (Sicily)

SAT Aug 13
33°C | 26°C
Sunny

Sunny

SUN Aug 14
31°C | 26°C
Sunny

Sunny

MON Aug 15
34°C | 27°C
Sunny

Sunny

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