Average Weather in Fontane-Zurane-Gresine Italy
In Fontane-Zurane-Gresine, the summers are warm, the winters are very cold, and it is partly cloudy year round. Over the course of the year, the temperature typically varies from 31°F to 84°F and is rarely below 23°F or above 90°F.
Based on the beach/pool score, the best time of year to visit Fontane-Zurane-Gresine for hot-weather activities is from early July to late August.
The warm season lasts for 3.3 months, from June 3 to September 12, with an average daily high temperature above 76°F. The hottest day of the year is July 26, with an average high of 84°F and low of 66°F.
The cold season lasts for 3.5 months, from November 19 to March 1, with an average daily high temperature below 51°F. The coldest day of the year is January 12, with an average low of 31°F and high of 42°F.
Average High and Low Temperature
The figure below shows you a compact characterization of the entire year of hourly average temperatures. The horizontal axis is the day of the year, the vertical axis is the hour of the day, and the color is the average temperature for that hour and day.
Average Hourly Temperature
In Fontane-Zurane-Gresine, the average percentage of the sky covered by clouds experiences significant seasonal variation over the course of the year.
The clearer part of the year in Fontane-Zurane-Gresine begins around June 18 and lasts for 3.0 months, ending around September 19. On July 22, the clearest day of the year, the sky is clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy 74% of the time, and overcast or mostly cloudy 26% of the time.
The cloudier part of the year begins around September 19 and lasts for 9.0 months, ending around June 18. On May 2, the cloudiest day of the year, the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy 54% of the time, and clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy 46% of the time.
Cloud Cover Categories
A wet day is one with at least 0.04 inches of liquid or liquid-equivalent precipitation. The chance of wet days in Fontane-Zurane-Gresine varies throughout the year.
The wetter season lasts 7.7 months, from March 31 to November 20, with a greater than 25% chance of a given day being a wet day. The chance of a wet day peaks at 36% on May 9.
The drier season lasts 4.3 months, from November 20 to March 31. The smallest chance of a wet day is 15% on February 1.
Among wet days, we distinguish between those that experience rain alone, snow alone, or a mixture of the two. Based on this categorization, the most common form of precipitation throughout the year is rain alone, with a peak probability of 36% on May 9.
Daily Chance of Precipitation
To show variation within the months and not just the monthly totals, we show the rainfall accumulated over a sliding 31-day period centered around each day of the year. Fontane-Zurane-Gresine experiences significant seasonal variation in monthly rainfall.
Rain falls throughout the year in Fontane-Zurane-Gresine. The most rain falls during the 31 days centered around October 23, with an average total accumulation of 3.7 inches.
The least rain falls around January 26, with an average total accumulation of 1.5 inches.
Average Monthly Rainfall
The sliding 31-day liquid-equivalent quantity of snowfall in Fontane-Zurane-Gresine does not vary significantly over the course of the year, staying within 0.1 inches of 0.1 inches throughout.
Average Liquid-Equivalent Monthly Snowfall
The length of the day in Fontane-Zurane-Gresine varies significantly over the course of the year. In 2018, the shortest day is December 21, with 8 hours, 41 minutes of daylight; the longest day is June 21, with 15 hours, 42 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight
The earliest sunrise is at 5:29 AM on June 16, and the latest sunrise is 2 hours, 31 minutes later at 8:00 AM on January 2. The earliest sunset is at 4:35 PM on December 10, and the latest sunset is 4 hours, 37 minutes later at 9:13 PM on June 26.
Daylight saving time (DST) is observed in Fontane-Zurane-Gresine during 2018, starting in the spring on March 25, lasting 7.1 months, and ending in the fall on October 28.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight and Daylight Saving Time
Fontane-Zurane-Gresine experiences significant seasonal variation in the perceived humidity.
The muggier period of the year lasts for 2.8 months, from June 14 to September 7, during which time the comfort level is muggy, oppressive, or miserable at least 8% of the time. The muggiest day of the year is July 27, with muggy conditions 31% of the time.
The least muggy day of the year is February 28, when muggy conditions are essentially unheard of.
Humidity Comfort Levels
The average hourly wind speed in Fontane-Zurane-Gresine experiences mild seasonal variation over the course of the year.
The windier part of the year lasts for 3.2 months, from February 23 to May 30, with average wind speeds of more than 4.8 miles per hour. The windiest day of the year is April 13, with an average hourly wind speed of 5.3 miles per hour.
The calmer time of year lasts for 8.8 months, from May 30 to February 23. The calmest day of the year is August 7, with an average hourly wind speed of 4.2 miles per hour.
Average Wind Speed
The predominant average hourly wind direction in Fontane-Zurane-Gresine varies throughout the year.
The wind is most often from the east for 5.0 months, from January 3 to June 3 and for 5.9 months, from June 17 to December 13, with a peak percentage of 49% on October 28. The wind is most often from the south for 2.0 weeks, from June 3 to June 17, with a peak percentage of 31% on June 3. The wind is most often from the north for 3.0 weeks, from December 13 to January 3, with a peak percentage of 42% on January 1.
Best Time of Year to Visit
To characterize how pleasant the weather is in Fontane-Zurane-Gresine throughout the year, we compute two travel scores.
The tourism score favors clear, rainless days with perceived temperatures between 65°F and 80°F. Based on this score, the best time of year to visit Fontane-Zurane-Gresine for general outdoor tourist activities is from early June to late September, with a peak score in the second week of September.
The beach/pool score favors clear, rainless days with perceived temperatures between 75°F and 90°F. Based on this score, the best time of year to visit Fontane-Zurane-Gresine for hot-weather activities is from early July to late August, with a peak score in the third week of July.
For each hour between 8:00 AM and 9:00 PM of each day in the analysis period (1980 to 2016), independent scores are computed for perceived temperature, cloud cover, and total precipitation. Those scores are combined into a single hourly composite score, which is then aggregated into days, averaged over all the years in the analysis period, and smoothed.
Our cloud cover score is 10 for fully clear skies, falling linearly to 9 for mostly clear skies, and to 1 for fully overcast skies.
Our precipitation score, which is based on the three-hour precipitation centered on the hour in question, is 10 for no precipitation, falling linearly to 9 for trace precipitation, and to 0 for 0.04 inches of precipitation or more.
Our tourism temperature score is 0 for perceived temperatures below 50°F, rising linearly to 9 for 65°F, to 10 for 75°F, falling linearly to 9 for 80°F, and to 1 for 90°F or hotter.
Our beach/pool temperature score is 0 for perceived temperatures below 65°F, rising linearly to 9 for 75°F, to 10 for 82°F, falling linearly to 9 for 90°F, and to 1 for 100°F or hotter.
The growing season in Fontane-Zurane-Gresine typically lasts for 8.5 months (260 days), from around March 10 to around November 26, rarely starting before February 16 or after April 4, and rarely ending before November 4 or after December 18.
Time Spent in Various Temperature Bands and the Growing Season
Based on growing degree days alone, the first spring blooms in Fontane-Zurane-Gresine should appear around April 3, only rarely appearing before March 19 or after April 20.
Growing Degree Days
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy experiences extreme seasonal variation over the course of the year.
The brighter period of the year lasts for 3.3 months, from May 10 to August 18, with an average daily incident shortwave energy per square meter above 5.8 kWh. The brightest day of the year is July 6, with an average of 6.9 kWh.
The darker period of the year lasts for 3.5 months, from October 27 to February 11, with an average daily incident shortwave energy per square meter below 2.5 kWh. The darkest day of the year is December 16, with an average of 1.4 kWh.
Average Daily Incident Shortwave Solar Energy
For the purposes of this report, the geographical coordinates of Fontane-Zurane-Gresine are 45.633 deg latitude, 10.047 deg longitude, and 712 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Fontane-Zurane-Gresine contains very significant variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 1,588 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 870 feet. Within 10 miles contains very significant variations in elevation (5,446 feet). Within 50 miles also contains extreme variations in elevation (11,942 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Fontane-Zurane-Gresine is covered by cropland (51%), trees (30%), and artificial surfaces (12%), within 10 miles by cropland (40%) and trees (35%), and within 50 miles by cropland (42%) and trees (31%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Fontane-Zurane-Gresine, based on a statistical analysis of historical hourly weather reports and model reconstructions from January 1, 1980 to December 31, 2016.
Temperature and Dew Point
There are 3 weather stations near enough to contribute to our estimation of the temperature and dew point in Fontane-Zurane-Gresine.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Fontane-Zurane-Gresine according to the International Standard Atmosphere , and by the relative change present in the MERRA-2 satellite-era reanalysis between the two locations.
The estimated value at Fontane-Zurane-Gresine is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Fontane-Zurane-Gresine and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Il Caravaggio International Airport (53%, 27 kilometers, west); Brescia / Ghedi (45%, 28 kilometers, southeast); and Paganella (meteorological station) (2.4%, 96 kilometers, northeast).
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .