Mediterranean climate and weather: month by month

What’s the weather in the Mediterranean region month-by-month? Here’s a simple reference guide for your planning!


Quick Links

Croatia | France | Greece | Italy | Morocco | Portugal | Spain


Weather and Climate in Croatia
Weather And Climate In Croatia

Climate & Weather In Croatia

The table provides a general guide, but weather conditions can vary greatly depending on the specific region in Croatia. The coastal regions, like those along the Adriatic Sea, generally experience milder winters and hotter summers compared to the interior. The interior, particularly in higher elevations, can experience colder winters with more snow and slightly cooler summers.

read more

  • Croatia in Spring
  • Croatia in Winter
  • Croatia in Summer
  • Croatia in Fall
MonthAvg High Temp (°C)Avg Low Temp (°C)Avg High Temp (°F)Avg Low Temp (°F)Precipitation (mm)General Weather Pattern
January2 – 10-3 – 236 – 5027 – 36ModerateCold and wet, especially inland
February3 – 12-2 – 337 – 5428 – 37ModerateCold to mild, end of winter
March8 – 161 – 646 – 6134 – 43ModerateMild, beginning of spring
April13 – 206 – 1155 – 6843 – 52ModerateMild and wet, spring
May18 – 2411 – 1664 – 7552 – 61ModerateWarm, start of summer season
June22 – 2815 – 2072 – 8259 – 68LowHot and dry, especially coast
July25 – 3017 – 2277 – 8663 – 72LowVery hot and dry, peak of summer
August25 – 3017 – 2277 – 8663 – 72LowHot and dry, peak of summer
September20 – 2713 – 1868 – 8155 – 64ModerateWarm, start of autumn
October15 – 228 – 1359 – 7246 – 55HighMild, increased precipitation
November9 – 163 – 848 – 6137 – 46HighCooler, rainy season
December4 – 11-1 – 439 – 5230 – 39Moderate to HighCold and wet, especially inland
Weather and Climate in France
Weather And Climate In France

Climate & Weather In France

The table provides a general guide to the weather in France. The coastal regions, particularly in the west, tend to have milder winters and cooler summers compared to the interior. The Mediterranean coast enjoys milder winters and hotter, drier summers. The mountainous regions, such as the Alps and Pyrenees, have colder winters with substantial snowfall, ideal for winter sports.

read more

  • France in Spring
  • France in Winter
  • France in Summer
  • France in Fall
MonthAvg High Temp (°C)Avg Low Temp (°C)Avg High Temp (°F)Avg Low Temp (°F)Precipitation (mm)General Weather Pattern
January3 – 11-2 – 337 – 5228 – 37ModerateCold, particularly in the east and central
February5 – 12-1 – 441 – 5430 – 39ModerateCold to mild, winter
March9 – 151 – 748 – 5934 – 45ModerateMild, start of spring
April12 – 184 – 954 – 6439 – 48ModerateMild, spring
May16 – 228 – 1361 – 7246 – 55ModerateWarm, beginning of summer
June19 – 2511 – 1666 – 7752 – 61ModerateWarm to hot, summer
July22 – 2813 – 1872 – 8255 – 64LowHot, peak of summer
August21 – 2813 – 1870 – 8255 – 64LowHot, peak of summer
September18 – 2510 – 1564 – 7750 – 59ModerateWarm, start of autumn
October13 – 206 – 1155 – 6843 – 52HighMild, increased precipitation
November7 – 142 – 745 – 5736 – 45HighCooler, rainy season
December4 – 10-1 – 439 – 5030 – 39HighCold, particularly in the east and central
Weather and Climate in Greece
Weather And Climate In Greece

Climate & Weather In Greece

The provides a general overview of Greece’s climate, with regional variations. The mainland can experience colder winters, especially in the northern parts, while the Greek islands, particularly those in the Aegean and Ionian Seas, tend to have milder winters and even warmer summers. Mountainous areas can also have significantly different weather conditions, including cooler temperatures and more precipitation.

read more

  • Greece in Spring
  • Greece in Winter
  • Greece in Summer
  • Greece in Fall
MonthAvg High Temp (°C)Avg Low Temp (°C)Avg High Temp (°F)Avg Low Temp (°F)Precipitation (mm)General Weather Pattern
January10 – 143 – 750 – 5737 – 45ModerateMild and wet, coldest month
February11 – 153 – 752 – 5937 – 45ModerateMild and wet, winter
March13 – 185 – 955 – 6441 – 48ModerateMild, start of spring
April17 – 228 – 1263 – 7246 – 54LowWarm, spring in full swing
May22 – 2712 – 1672 – 8154 – 61LowWarm and dry, start of summer
June26 – 3217 – 2179 – 9063 – 70Very LowHot and dry, summer
July29 – 3520 – 2484 – 9568 – 75Very LowVery hot and dry, peak of summer
August29 – 3520 – 2484 – 9568 – 75Very LowHot and dry, peak of summer
September25 – 3116 – 2077 – 8861 – 68LowWarm, end of summer
October20 – 2512 – 1668 – 7754 – 61ModerateMild, start of autumn
November15 – 208 – 1259 – 6846 – 54ModerateCooler, beginning of wet season
December11 – 154 – 852 – 5939 – 46ModerateMild and wet, winter
Weather and Climate in Italy
Weather And Climate In Italy

Climate & Weather In Italy

The table provides average conditions, which can vary based on specific regions in Italy. The northern areas, especially in the Alps, can experience much colder temperatures and heavier snowfall, while southern Italy, particularly Sicily and Sardinia, tends to be milder and drier in winter. Coastal areas enjoy a more temperate climate compared to the inland regions.

read more

  • Italy in Spring
  • Italy in Winter
  • Italy in Summer
  • Italy in Fall
MonthAvg High Temp (°C)Avg Low Temp (°C)Avg High Temp (°F)Avg Low Temp (°F)Precipitation (mm)General Weather Pattern
January6 – 12-1 – 343 – 5430 – 37ModerateCold, especially in the north
February7 – 130 – 445 – 5532 – 39ModerateCold to mild, end of winter
March11 – 173 – 752 – 6337 – 45ModerateMild, beginning of spring
April14 – 206 – 1057 – 6843 – 50ModerateMild, more sunny days
May19 – 2510 – 1466 – 7750 – 57Moderate to LowWarm, beginning of dry season
June24 – 3014 – 1975 – 8657 – 66LowHot, dry, especially in the south
July27 – 3317 – 2281 – 9163 – 72LowVery hot and dry
August27 – 3317 – 2281 – 9163 – 72LowHot and dry, peak of summer
September23 – 2914 – 1973 – 8457 – 66ModerateWarm, beginning of wetter season
October18 – 2410 – 1464 – 7550 – 57HighMild, increased precipitation
November12 – 185 – 954 – 6441 – 48HighCooler, rainy season
December7 – 131 – 545 – 5534 – 41HighCold, especially in the north
Weather and Climate in Morocco
Weather And Climate In Morocco

Climate & Weather In Morocco

The table provides a general idea of the climate in Morocco, but keep in mind that the weather can vary significantly depending on the region. The coastal areas are generally milder, while the interior can experience more extreme temperatures. The southern and southeastern parts, closer to the Sahara, are much hotter and drier, especially in summer.

read more

  • Morocco in Spring
  • Morocco in Winter
  • Morocco in Summer
  • Morocco in Fall
MonthAvg High Temp (°C)Avg Low Temp (°C)Avg High Temp (°F)Avg Low Temp (°F)Precipitation (mm)General Weather Pattern
January16 – 205 – 861 – 6841 – 46ModerateMild, wetter in the north
February17 – 216 – 963 – 7043 – 48ModerateMild, some rain
March19 – 238 – 1166 – 7346 – 52ModerateMild, start of spring
April22 – 2610 – 1372 – 7950 – 55LowWarm, pleasant
May25 – 3013 – 1677 – 8655 – 61LowWarm, dry, start of summer
June28 – 3516 – 2082 – 9561 – 68Very LowHot, dry, especially in the south
July30 – 3818 – 2286 – 10064 – 72Very LowVery hot, especially inland
August30 – 3818 – 2286 – 10064 – 72Very LowVery hot, peak of summer
September28 – 3416 – 2082 – 9361 – 68LowWarm, end of summer
October25 – 3013 – 1777 – 8655 – 63ModerateMild, autumn
November20 – 259 – 1268 – 7748 – 54ModerateCooler, start of wetter season
December17 – 216 – 963 – 7043 – 48ModerateMild, wetter in the north
Weather and Climate in Portugal
Weather And Climate In Portugal

Climate & Weather In Portugal

The table is a general guide, and weather conditions can vary significantly depending on the specific region in Portugal. For instance, the Algarve in the south tends to have milder and drier winters compared to the north. The interior, particularly areas at higher elevations, can experience more extreme temperatures, both in summer and winter. Coastal areas are generally moderated by the Atlantic Ocean, leading to milder conditions year-round.

read more

  • Portugal in Spring
  • Portugal in Winter
  • Portugal in Summer
  • Portugal in Fall
MonthAvg High Temp (°C)Avg Low Temp (°C)Avg High Temp (°F)Avg Low Temp (°F)Precipitation (mm)General Weather Pattern
January11 – 164 – 952 – 6139 – 48ModerateMild and wet, coldest month
February12 – 175 – 1054 – 6341 – 50ModerateMild and wet, winter
March15 – 207 – 1159 – 6845 – 52ModerateMild, start of spring
April17 – 229 – 1363 – 7248 – 55ModerateWarm, spring in full swing
May20 – 2512 – 1668 – 7754 – 61LowWarm and dry, start of summer
June24 – 2916 – 2075 – 8461 – 68Very LowHot and dry, summer
July26 – 3117 – 2179 – 8863 – 70Very LowVery hot and dry, peak of summer
August26 – 3117 – 2179 – 8863 – 70Very LowHot and dry, peak of summer
September23 – 2815 – 1973 – 8259 – 66LowWarm, end of summer
October19 – 2412 – 1666 – 7554 – 61ModerateMild, start of autumn
November15 – 208 – 1259 – 6846 – 54ModerateCooler, beginning of wet season
December12 – 175 – 1054 – 6341 – 50ModerateMild and wet, winter
Weather and Climate in Spain
Weather And Climate In Spain

Climate & Weather In Spain

The table represents average conditions, which can vary based on the specific region in Spain. The north is generally cooler and wetter, while the south is warmer and drier, and coastal areas tend to have milder climates than the interior. The islands enjoy a different type of climate due to their locations.

read more

  • Spain in Spring
  • Spain in Winter
  • Spain in Summer
  • Spain in Fall
MonthAvg High Temp (°C)Avg Low Temp (°C)Avg High Temp (°F)Avg Low Temp (°F)Precipitation (mm)General Weather Pattern
January10 – 152 – 750 – 5936 – 45ModerateCold, especially inland
February12 – 173 – 854 – 6337 – 46ModerateCold to mild, gradual warming
March15 – 205 – 1059 – 6841 – 50ModerateMild, start of spring
April18 – 238 – 1364 – 7346 – 55Moderate to LowMild, more sunny days
May22 – 2811 – 1672 – 8252 – 61LowWarm, start of dry season
June25 – 3115 – 2077 – 8859 – 68Very LowHot, dry, especially in the south
July28 – 3518 – 2382 – 9564 – 73Very LowVery hot and dry
August28 – 3518 – 2382 – 9564 – 73Very LowVery hot and dry
September25 – 3016 – 2177 – 8661 – 70LowWarm, end of dry season
October20 – 2512 – 1768 – 7754 – 63ModerateMild, start of wetter season
November15 – 207 – 1259 – 6845 – 54Moderate to HighCooler, increased precipitation
December10 – 153 – 850 – 5937 – 46Moderate to HighCold, especially inland