Sorrento weather

Our guide to the weather in Sorrento destination during August

27

Average high

7

UV Index

11mm

Monthly rainfall

27

Sea temperature

We've looked at the most up-to-date weather data for Sorrento, covering the last 12 years up to 2022, plus we've asked our team of travel bloggers for their first-hand experiences in order to answer the most frequently asked questions about Sorrento weather in August.

How warm is it in Sorrento during August?

August is typically the hottest month in Sorrento. The temperature hits about 27℃ during the day, falling away to a balmy 25℃ at night.The UV index will be high at this time of year, so protection against skin and eye damage is needed. Try to limit exposure between 10am and 4pm. Apply broad spectrum SPF 30+ sunscreen every few hours, even if it's cloudy, or more frequently after sweating or swimming, and wear UV-blocking sunglasses too, and bear in mind that bright surfaces, such as sand and water increase UV exposure.

Does it rain in Sorrento during August?

August is typically the driest month in Sorrento. On average, there will be 4 rainy days during the month, amounting to 10.7mm in total. That's almost nothing at all, therefore rain isn't something we think you need to consider. There's a small chance that you'll catch a thunderstorm during your trip.

How warm is the sea in Sorrento during August?

The water around Sorrento reaches a very pleasant 27℃ during August. This is very warm, and will feel bath-like. People who normally feel the cold will find this temperature perfectly acceptable. The hot air temperature will mean that you will feel comfortably warm when coming out of the water.

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Sorrento Blog posts

From the UK's most popular travel bloggers

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21st June 2022 by While I'm Young

15 unmissable day trips from Sorrento

After getting married in Italy in May, my new husband and I toured some of the Amalfi Coast from Sorrento. Here’s my pick of the best places to visit near Sorrento, from bucket list attractions like Vesuvius and Pompeii to lesser-visited but nonetheless charming villages around Campania....

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24th May 2022 by While I'm Young

38 best things to do in Sorrento, Italy

Sorrento has welcomed droves of tourists every year since way back when the Romans started building holiday homes there and it’s easy to see why. A short, scenic ride from Naples Airport, this quintessentially Italian city nestled high on the clifftops of Campania is all about the dramatic views, food and vibes. There are so many fun things to do in Sorrento, whether you stay for a day or a month!...

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8th September 2016 by Emma's Travel Tales

Things to do near Sorrento, Italy

This summer I was lucky enough to spend a week in a gorgeous villa in Sorrento and have visited a number of times previously too. No matter how many times I visit here I always find so many new and exciting things to do and see. Italy is a country that I’m pretty sure I’ll never tire of, and I fall a little bit more in love with it each time I visit. One of the things I love about Sorrento and the surrounding areas is that there is just so much to do there. Because I’m not the type of...

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