Catania Travel Guide


The Köppen Climate Classification subtype for this climate is "Csa" (Mediterranean Climate). It has hot and long Summers, the hottest in the whole Italy (a feature characterizing nearly every months). 40°C are surpassed almost every year a couple of times, with record highs over 45°C.

Winters are mild (not rare peaks around 20°C) and wet. Most of precipitations are concentrated from October to March, leaving late Spring and Summer virtually dry (some years rain lacks for 3–4 months). The city receives around 500 mm of rain per year, although amount can highly vary from year to year (wettest over 1200 mm, dryest under 250 mm).

During Winter nights occasionally lows can go under 0°C. Highs under 10°C are rare as well. Snowfalls, due to the presence of Etna, are very rare, latest occurred on December 17th, 1988.

source: Wikipedia

Things To Do in Catania See All Things To Do in Catania

  • Monastero Dei Benedettini

    Monastero Dei Benedettini

    Piazza Dante 32

    Per info: 095.7102767 | 3349242464 | | visite guidate tutti i giorni...

    Attractions,Historical Sites, Landmarks and Points Of Interest, Arts and Culture
  • Piazza Duomo
    Attractions,Arts and Culture, Landmarks and Points Of Interest
  • Duomo Di

    Duomo Di

    Via Etnea

    Attractions,Arts and Culture, Landmarks and Points Of Interest
  • Museo Storico Dello Sbarco In Sicilia 1943

    Museo Storico Dello Sbarco In Sicilia 1943

    Viale Africa, Piazzale Asia

    Attractions,Arts and Culture

Hotels in Catania (134 Hotels) See All Catania Hotels

  • San Max Hotel

    Having Etoffe Boutique, Chiesa Sant'Antonio di Padova and Etna Touring properly found close to the three star hotel, San Max Hotel; this hotel is appropriately located in...

  • UNA Hotel Palace

    UNA Hotel Palace is among the top, premium places to lodge in Catania. Perfectly placed nearby Panetteria Pacini, Hotel Biancaneve Beauty Center and Maglie & Co, UNA Hote...

  • Affittacamere Four Rooms

    With Chiesa di San Nicolo All'Arena, Chiesa Sant'Agata al Borgo and Bar Doge properly found near the two star hotel, Affittacamere Four Rooms; this hotel is wonderfully l...

  • Suite Inn Catania

    Spotted in Catania, Suite Inn Catania is comfortably positioned nearby Ceramiche Artistiche Micale, Palazzo Platamone and Palazzo Biscari. Additional crowd-pleasing touri...

Top Destinations in Italy