Best time to visit, weather and climate Sardinia

Best time to visit Sardinia, Italy

The best time to visit the island of Sardinia in Italy is from may until october, when you will have a pleasant or warm temperature and limited rainfall. The highest average temperature on Sardinia is 30°C in july and the lowest is 13°C in january. The water temperature is between 14°C and 31°C. The weather and climate of Sardinia is suitable for a sun vacation.

The average climate figure for Sardinia is an 8,9. This is based on various factors, such as average temperatures, the chance of precipitation and weather experiences of others.


Sardinia has the mediterranean climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in Sardinia or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find an overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.

Climate Sardinia per month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
13°C 13°C 16°C 19°C 22°C 27°C 30°C 30°C 26°C 23°C 18°C 14°C
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Climate Sardinia

The island Sardinia has the mediterranean climate prevailing. The summers are hot and dry, and the temperature is mild in the winter. The average annual temperature for Sardinia is 20° degrees and there is about 485 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 206 days a year with an average humidity of 69% and an UV-index of 5.


Climate Sardinia

 
Day
Night
Water
Precip
Rain
days
Dry
days
Sun hours
per day
Wind force
in Bft
UV-index
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day 13°C 13°C 16°C 19°C 22°C 27°C 30°C 30°C 26°C 23°C 18°C 14°C
Night 7°C 7°C 8°C 11°C 14°C 18°C 21°C 22°C 19°C 16°C 12°C 9°C
Water 14°C 14°C 15°C 17°C 25°C 30°C 30°C 31°C 25°C 21°C 19°C 17°C
Precip 23
mm
20
mm
22
mm
28
mm
26
mm
8
mm
5
mm
8
mm
21
mm
28
mm
45
mm
16
mm
Rain
days
11 10 11 11 10 5 3 3 9 9 11 10
Dry
days
20 18 20 19 21 25 28 28 21 22 19 21
Sun hours
per day
6 7 8 10 11 12 12 12 10 7 6 6
Wind force
in Bft
3 3 3 3 3 3 3 2 2 3 3 3
UV-index 3 3 4 4 5 6 7 6 6 5 4 3
 

Weather Sardinia january

On average, it is maximum 13° in january on Sardinia and at least around 7° degrees. The sea temperature is around 14° degrees. In january there are 11 days of rainfall with a total of 23 mm and the it will be dry 20 days this month on Sardinia.

Weather Sardinia february

On average, it is maximum 13° in february on Sardinia and at least around 7° degrees. The sea temperature is around 14° degrees. In february there are 10 days of rainfall with a total of 20 mm and the it will be dry 18 days this month on Sardinia.

Weather Sardinia march

On average, it is maximum 16° in march on Sardinia and at least around 8° degrees. The sea temperature is around 15° degrees. In march there are 11 days of rainfall with a total of 22 mm and the it will be dry 20 days this month on Sardinia.

Weather Sardinia april

On average, it is maximum 19° in april on Sardinia and at least around 11° degrees. The sea temperature is around 17° degrees. In april there are 11 days of rainfall with a total of 28 mm and the it will be dry 19 days this month on Sardinia.

Weather Sardinia may

On average, it is maximum 22° in may on Sardinia and at least around 14° degrees. The sea temperature is around 25° degrees. In may there are 10 days of rainfall with a total of 26 mm and the it will be dry 21 days this month on Sardinia.

Weather Sardinia june

On average, it is maximum 27° in june on Sardinia and at least around 18° degrees. The sea temperature is around 30° degrees. In june there are 5 days of rainfall with a total of 8 mm and the it will be dry 25 days this month on Sardinia.

Weather Sardinia july

On average, it is maximum 30° in july on Sardinia and at least around 21° degrees. The sea temperature is around 30° degrees. In july there are 3 days of rainfall with a total of 5 mm and the it will be dry 28 days this month on Sardinia.

Weather Sardinia august

On average, it is maximum 30° in august on Sardinia and at least around 22° degrees. The sea temperature is around 31° degrees. In august there are 3 days of rainfall with a total of 8 mm and the it will be dry 28 days this month on Sardinia.

Weather Sardinia september

On average, it is maximum 26° in september on Sardinia and at least around 19° degrees. The sea temperature is around 25° degrees. In september there are 9 days of rainfall with a total of 21 mm and the it will be dry 21 days this month on Sardinia.

Weather Sardinia october

On average, it is maximum 23° in october on Sardinia and at least around 16° degrees. The sea temperature is around 21° degrees. In october there are 9 days of rainfall with a total of 28 mm and the it will be dry 22 days this month on Sardinia.

Weather Sardinia november

On average, it is maximum 18° in november on Sardinia and at least around 12° degrees. The sea temperature is around 19° degrees. In november there are 11 days of rainfall with a total of 45 mm and the it will be dry 19 days this month on Sardinia.

Weather Sardinia december

On average, it is maximum 14° in december on Sardinia and at least around 9° degrees. The sea temperature is around 17° degrees. In december there are 10 days of rainfall with a total of 16 mm and the it will be dry 21 days this month on Sardinia.

14 day weather forecast Sardinia

The weather for Sardinia in Italy will be around 15° degrees in the next 14 days with a few days chance of light rain showers or even quite a bit of rain.

The weather forecast for Sardinia is based on the weather in Cagliari.

Weather forecast this week

Dag Weer Max Min Water Precip Change Wind UV
Mo
8 Mar
Bewolkt 17°C 13°C 15°C 1.7 mm 65% 3m/s 2
Tu
9 Mar
Lichte regen 14°C 11°C 15°C 9.9 mm 90% 1m/s 2
We
10 Mar
Wisselend bewolkt 16°C 9°C 15°C 0.2 mm 15% 3m/s 5
Th
11 Mar
Licht bewolkt 17°C 6°C 15°C 0 mm 0% 2m/s 6
Fr
12 Mar
Licht bewolkt 18°C 7°C 15°C 0 mm 0% 2m/s 6
Sa
13 Mar
Wisselend bewolkt 17°C 8°C 15°C 0 mm 0% 5m/s 6
Su
14 Mar
Licht bewolkt 16°C 9°C 15°C 0.3 mm 25% 6m/s 6

Weather forecast next week

Dag Weer Max Min Water Precip Change Wind UV
Mo
15 Mar
Wisselend bewolkt 16°C 9°C 15°C 0.1 mm 10% 5m/s 4
Tu
16 Mar
Wisselend bewolkt 19°C 8°C 15°C 0 mm 0% 3m/s 5
We
17 Mar
Helder 18°C 7°C 15°C 0 mm 0% 2m/s 6
Th
18 Mar
Helder 18°C 7°C 15°C 0 mm 0% 2m/s 1
Fr
19 Mar
Helder 19°C 8°C 15°C 0 mm 0% 3m/s 1
Sa
20 Mar
Overwegend bewolkt 17°C 8°C 15°C 0 mm 0% 4m/s 1
Su
21 Mar
Lichte regenbuien 10°C 6°C 15°C 3.6 mm 80% 5m/s 1

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Vacation Sardinia

Hotels and apartments on Sardinia

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Flight tickets to Sardinia

Sardinia has 3 airports which you can fly to:

  • Cagliari Elmas Airport
    Cagliari
  • Alghero-Fertilia Airport
    Alghero
  • Tortolì Airport
    Àrbatax

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About Sardinia

Sardinia is an island that belongs to Italy. The capital of Sardinia is Cagliari. It has a total surface of 24.090 km² with 7.600 km of coastline and the population consists of 1.663.859 inhabitants. In terms of area, the country is 10x smaller than United States. If you want to call Sardinia you have to use +39 or 0039 before the phone number without the first 0 in the original phone number (if it occurs). If the normal number is 05012457809, for example, you can remove the first 0 and call +395012457809 or 00395012457809.

Sardinia is in a straight line at 1.462 km distance from London. From London-Heathrow the flight time is about 2 hours30.

The coordinates of Sardinia, Italy are latitude: 40.078072 en longitude: 9.283447

The GPS coordinates are N 40° 4' 41.1600" en E 9° 17' 0.2400"

Currency Sardinia

In Sardinia the Euro is used to pay.

Exchange rate Euro (EUR) 8 march 2021

1 Euro = 1,19 United States dollar
100 Euro = 118,75 United States dollar

1 United States dollar = 0,84 Euro
100 United States dollar = 84,21 Euro

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Time difference Sardinia

On Sardinia it is now 23:24 o’clock in the evening on monday 8 march 2021. That is 6 hour later than in United States. The time zone of Sardinia is Europe/Rome and the Greenwich time is UTC+01.

Vaccinations Sardinia

Person and travel related vaccinations

These vaccinations may differ per person and / or be advised on the basis of the stay on Sardinia.

  • Tekenencefalitis