What’s the weather like in Sorrento in December?
Sorrento weather in December is quite mild in Sorrento compared to the weather in the UK. However, there’s also an increase in the amount of expected rainfall over the month so you’ll need to pack a raincoat for your visit.
Sorrento is a town on the Amalfi coast of southern Italy. It enjoys a warm Mediterranean climate that really kicks off in late-spring. Winters are still quite mild and enjoyable but the months receive a lot of rainfall, ranging from light showers to heavy downpours. The town often receives coastal winds, which helps to control the surrounding temperatures and humidity levels. It’s a great holiday destination for sightseeing and you’re just a short distance from Pompeii and Mount Vesuvius.
Cooler temperatures arrive in Sorrento in December, which marks the beginning of the winter season in Italy. The average temperature during the day is 14°C with lows of just 5°C. It’s far too cold for a swim in the Mediterranean Sea, which is a chilly 16°C this month. There’s 121mm of rain, which means it’s very likely you’ll need an umbrella for your visit. Each day boasts nine hours of lovely sunshine with low humidity levels of just 69%.