Best Time To Visit Pompeii

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What is the best time to visit Pompeii?

The best time to visit Pompeii is during the shoulder seasons of spring (April to June) and autumn (September to October). During these months, the weather is mild and comfortable for exploring the archaeological site. The crowds are relatively smaller compared to the peak summer months, allowing for a more immersive experience without the overwhelming tourist influx. Spring and autumn offer a balance between pleasant weather and fewer visitors, making it an ideal time to enjoy Pompeii's historical wonders. 

Summer (June to August) can be hot and crowded in Pompeii, with temperatures often exceeding 30°C (86°F). Despite the heat, many tourists visit during this time, especially in July and August.

Winter (December to February)in Pompeii are mild but it can get chilly and damp. The low tourist season during winter means fewer crowds, making it an excellent time for a more tranquil visit.

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Month High/Low (°C) Rain
January 17°/ 7° 3 days
February 17°/ 9° 4 days
March 18°/ 10° 9 days
April 21°/ 12° 3 days
May 21°/ 13° 15 days
June 32°/ 20° 1 days
July 32°/ 23° 3 days
August 33°/ 24° 2 days
September 30°/ 21° 3 days
October 26°/ 17° 6 days
November 20°/ 14° 23 days
December 18°/ 10° 9 days

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