Weather in April in Italy

Many people wonder what the weather conditions are in April in Italy. Is this month a good time to go to Italy? To answer that question we created this page with all the information you need.

What is the weather like in Italy in April?

The weather in Italy in April ranges from poor to perfect depending on the destination.

April has maximum daytime temperatures ranging from cold in Cosenza with 7°C (45°F) to moderate temperatures in Marsala with 21°C (70°F). Nighttime temperatures generally drop to 12°C (53°F) in Marsala and 1°C (34°F) in Cosenza.

Precipitation ranges from low in Lampedusa with 22mm (0.9inch) rainfall to high in Como with 159mm (6.3inch) rainfall. In general it is also a sunny month with an average of 201 hours of sunshine in Rome during the whole month.

Where to go in Italy in April

Find the average weather conditions in April for the most popular destinations in Italy on the map below. Click on a destination dot for more detailed information.

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).

Popular destinations in Italy

What is the weather like in April for the 5 most popular destinations in Italy?

Average weather in Rome

In April Rome generally has moderate temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 19°C (66°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 7°C (45°F) and moderate monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are pleasant that month.

Rome
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   March March
<<  
17°C / 62°F 
4°C / 40°F 
167 hours 
65mm / 2.6inch 
8 days 
19°C / 66°F 
7°C / 45°F 
201 hours 
55mm / 2.2inch 
9 days 
May   >> May
>>  
24°C / 75°F 
11°C / 52°F 
264 hours 
49mm / 1.9inch 
6 days 
Climate in Rome

Average weather in Florence

In April Florence generally has moderate temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 18°C (64°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 8°C (46°F) and moderate monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are pleasant that month.

Florence
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   March March
<<  
15°C / 59°F 
5°C / 41°F 
153 hours 
64mm / 2.5inch 
8 days 
18°C / 64°F 
8°C / 46°F 
205 hours 
86mm / 3.4inch 
8 days 
May   >> May
>>  
23°C / 73°F 
12°C / 53°F 
300 hours 
73mm / 2.9inch 
8 days 
Climate in Florence

Average weather in Milan

In April Milan generally has moderate temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 17°C (63°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 7°C (45°F) and moderate monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are tolerable that month.

Milan
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   March March
<<  
14°C / 58°F 
4°C / 39°F 
177 hours 
65mm / 2.6inch 
7 days 
17°C / 63°F 
7°C / 45°F 
183 hours 
75mm / 3inch 
8 days 
May   >> May
>>  
22°C / 72°F 
11°C / 52°F 
211 hours 
95mm / 3.7inch 
9 days 
Climate in Milan

Average weather in Milan

In April Milan generally has moderate temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 17°C (63°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 7°C (45°F) and high monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are unpleasant that month.

Milan
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   March March
<<  
13°C / 56°F 
4°C / 39°F 
152 hours 
111mm / 4.4inch 
10 days 
poor 
17°C / 63°F 
7°C / 45°F 
178 hours 
159mm / 6.3inch 
12 days 
May   >> May
>>  
23°C / 73°F 
12°C / 54°F 
211 hours 
203mm / 8inch 
14 days 
Climate in Milan

Average weather in Venice

In April Venice generally has moderate temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 16°C (61°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 8°C (46°F) and moderate monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are tolerable that month.

Venice
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   March March
<<  
12°C / 54°F 
4°C / 39°F 
143 hours 
48mm / 1.9inch 
6 days 
16°C / 61°F 
8°C / 46°F 
174 hours 
71mm / 2.8inch 
8 days 
May   >> May
>>  
21°C / 71°F 
13°C / 55°F 
229 hours 
66mm / 2.6inch 
8 days 
Climate in Venice

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Is April the best time to go to Italy?

In our opinion April is a good time to visit Italy with commonly pleasant weather in Rome. However, the weather conditions may vary depending on your destination.

On average the best time to visit Italy is in May, June, July and September with generally perfect weather in Rome. The worst months are January, November and December that can have unpleasant weather conditions.

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