Sorrento weather

Our guide to the weather in Sorrento destination during December

15

Average high

4

UV Index

70mm

Monthly rainfall

17

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 December.

What's the temperature like in Sorrento during December?

The temperature is extremely stable in December with average highs of 15℃ and lows just 2℃ lower at 13℃. The UV index will be moderate at this time of year, so not something to worry about for the average person. However, if you're going to be outside for long periods it's worth wearing a broad spectrum SPF 30+ sunscreen and UV-blocking sunglasses. Remember that bright surfaces, such as water and sand increase UV exposure.

Does it rain in Sorrento during December?

On average, there will be 16 rainy days during the month, amounting to 70.3mm in total. That's broadly comparable with the amount of rain we see in England during the summer months, and would be considered dry. There's a small chance that you'll catch a thunderstorm during your trip.

How warm is the sea in Sorrento during December?

The water around Sorrento is around 17℃ during December. It will feel a little on the cool when first entering, but you'll warm up quickly. Most kids will have no problem with this temperature, but those who feel the cold are unlikely to want to swim.

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Things to do in Sorrento

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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