Bologna weather

Our guide to the weather in Bologna destination during December

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Average high

2

UV Index

43mm

Monthly rainfall

83%

Humidity

We've looked at the most up-to-date weather data for Bologna, 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 Bologna weather in December.

What's the temperature like in Bologna during December?

It's cold in Bologna during December. The temperature tops out at around 7℃ during the day, falling away to 1℃ at night. The UV index will be low at this time of year, so not something to worry about. However, if you're going to be outside for long periods it's always a good idea to apply a small amount of sunscreen to exposed skin.

Does it snow in Bologna during December?

Possibly. There's a chance of snow during December but not as much as you might think. Check the local forecast before you leave home so that you can pack appropriate footwear and clothing.

Does it rain in Bologna during December?

On average, there will be 8 rainy days during the month, amounting to 43.0mm 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.

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Bologna Blog posts

From the UK's most popular travel bloggers

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19th April 2022 by Emily Luxton

Bologna Italy Food Guide: 19 dishes you need to try

When it comes to Bologna, the question isn’t so much what to do there as what to EAT! So this Bologna Italy food guide should come in pretty handy for visiting the city! Along with the surrounding Emilia-Romagna region, Bologna is considered to be the culinary capital of Italy....

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6th April 2022 by Emily Luxton

6 of the best food cities in Southern Europe

Calling all foodies! This is my round up of the best food cities in Southern Europe! These destinations are known as foodie hotspots, so they’re all must-visits for anyone who loves to eat. Also known as Meditteranean Europe, this part of the continent has a rich culture and some seriously amazing cuisines. After all, this region is home to Italy, Spain, and Greece – three countries loved for their incredible food!...

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20th January 2021 by Hand Luggage Only

12 best things to do in Bologna, Italy

Nestled within the Emilia-Romagna region of Italy, the historic city of Bologna is a total gem to visit when exploring some of Italy’s best cities. Not only that, there’s a whole heap of history that dates back centuries within the city. Which, all means that there’s a huge mix of incredible and bags of the best things to do in Bologna dotted all over the city. Of course, Bologna is a city break in its own right, but it’s also really easy to visit as part of a wider trip to some of...

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1st June 2020 by Stoked to Travel

8 of the best places to visit near Bologna, Italy

The underrated city of Bologna in the northern Italian region of Emilia Romagna is rising in popularity. But until recently, it has always sat in the shadow of its tourist-magnet neighbours, including Florence, Rome, Venice and Milan. Not only is Bologna the true home of some of the best food in Italy. Such as tagliatelle al Ragù, lasagne and mortadella ham, but it also an excellent base for exploring the region. This is mostly thanks to the efficient train network. Some of the best day trips...

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25th January 2021 by TravelDave

Exploring the Motor Valley of Emilia Romagna Italy

or motorsport fans, the Italian region of Emilia Romagna is a must-visit destination. The region is home to the top brands of motorsport manufacturing. Explore the land where speed was born and discover motor history along the Motor Valley of Emilia Romagna. Timeless brands, international circuits and private collections all highlight the excellence of Emilia Romagna and its motorsports heritage....

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29th January 2021 by Savoir There

5 cool things to do in Bologna (especially if you love food)

The university city of Bologna makes the perfect weekend setting for an the alfresco lesson in romantic architecture, multiple courses in amazing eats and an in-depth study of aperitivo culture. As well as being home to the oldest university in the world, Bologna is the birthplace of tortellini and ragu, and boasts the tallest medieval towers in Italy....

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13th July 2012 by Emma's Travel Tales

Bologna – A feeling

I expected to like Bologna. Everyone I spoke to told me I would.When I arrived I knew I only had around 14 hours in the Italian city. Definitely not long enough to explore it the way I would have liked. As I wandered around that afternoon I was struck by the immense age of the city. History seeps from every pore of it. There is Piazza Maggiore with the imposing statue of Neptune, the arches that surround the city, the two iconic towers, all dating back centuries. History is everywhere in...

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