Montalcino, Italy: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

Traveling to Montalcino, Italy? If you're planning to go to Montalcino, here is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack:

When to go to Montalcino, Italy

Based on the climate and weather in Montalcino, the best time to go is July. See below for details.

What to wear/what to pack for Montalcino, Italy by month

January

January in Montalcino is pretty cool. Temperatures average in the low 40s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains or snows 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Socks
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Fleeces
  • Jacket or coat
  • Standard footwear
  • Waterproof coat
  • Waterproof boots

February

February in Montalcino is brisk. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 30s F (single digits C) to low 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof boots
  • Socks
  • Fleeces
  • Waterproof coat
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Standard footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Jacket or coat
  • Warm pants or jeans

March

If you are traveling to Montalcino in March, you will notice that it is cold. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the high 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Umbrella
  • Socks
  • Fleeces
  • Rain coat
  • Standard footwear
  • Jacket or coat
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Warm pants or jeans

April

April in Montalcino is brisk. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage
  • Pants or jeans
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Rain coat
  • Socks
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Standard footwear
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Dresses
  • Long skirts
  • Umbrella

May

If you vacation in Montalcino during May, you are likely to find that it is cool. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 40s F (single digits C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Dresses
  • Rain coat
  • Socks
  • Umbrella
  • Long skirts
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Standard footwear
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Pants or jeans

June

If you visit Montalcino during June, you are likely to find that it is balmy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 50s F (low 10s C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long skirts
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Pants or jeans
  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Dresses
  • Standard footwear
  • Socks

July

If you go to Montalcino in July, you will notice that it is warm and dry with little rain. Expect it to rain occasionally. Daytime temperatures are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Umbrella
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Rain coat

August

If you go to Montalcino in August, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Expect it to rain occasionally. Daytime temperatures are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Rain coat
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sandals
  • Light footwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Umbrella
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Long and short sleeve shirts

September

If you vacation in Montalcino during September, you are likely to find that it is balmy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 50s F (low 10s C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain coat
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Pants or jeans
  • Umbrella
  • Standard footwear
  • Long skirts
  • Socks
  • Dresses

October

October in Montalcino is chilly. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters.

During this time, temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) to low 50s F (mid 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain coat
  • Pants or jeans
  • Dresses
  • Umbrella
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Standard footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Socks
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Long skirts

November

November can be very chilly. Temperatures average in the low 40s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage
  • Pants or jeans
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Dresses
  • Long skirts
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Standard footwear
  • Socks
  • Rain coat
  • Umbrella

December

If you vacation in Montalcino during December, you are likely to find that it can be brisk. Temperatures tend to hover around the 40s F (single digits C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 30s F (single digits C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof footwear
  • Jacket or coat
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Fleeces
  • Standard footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Socks
  • Rain coat

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Montalcino, Italy

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Montalcino, as well as several items to remember to pack when traveling there.

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types C, F and L
  • A SIM card that works in Montalcino

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