Matera weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Matera

The best time to visit in Matera in Italy is from May until October, when you will have a pleasant till hot temperature and limited rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Matera is 32°C in July and the lowest is 11°C in January.

Matera has the mediterranean climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in in Matera or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find a quick overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.

Average weather Matera by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 11 12 15 19 23 28 32 32 27 22 17 13
Precipitation (mm) 39 35 46 36 32 24 10 10 20 46 31 21

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14 day weather forecast Matera

The weather for in Matera will be 22° till 24° degrees in the next 14 days with a few days chance of light rain showers.

Weather forecast this week

Wednesday 20 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
22°
10°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 4
Thursday 21 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
21°
12°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 4
Friday 22 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
22°
12°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 1
Saturday 23 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
17°
13°
0.6 mm 35% 3 m/s 1
Sunday 24 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
17°
10°
0.1 mm 20% 5 m/s 1
Monday 25 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
14°
0.5 mm 35% 2 m/s 1
Tuesday 26 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
18°
10°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 2

Weather forecast next week

Wednesday 27 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
16°
10°
0.6 mm 35% 2 m/s 1
Thursday 28 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
17°
10°
0 mm 0% 3 m/s 3
Friday 29 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
13°
0.9 mm 50% 2 m/s 0
Saturday 30 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
20°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 1
Sunday 31 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
20°
13°
0.4 mm 25% 4 m/s 1
Monday 1 Nov Precip Chance Wind UV
24°
12°
0 mm 0% 3 m/s 1
Tuesday 2 Nov Precip Chance Wind UV
16°
10°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 1

Climate Matera

Matera has the mediterranean climate prevailing. The summers are hot and dry, and the temperature is mild in the winter. The average annual temperature for Matera is 21° degrees and there is about 351 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 190 days a year with an average humidity of 66% and an UV-index of 5.

Climate table of Matera

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 11 12 15 19 23 28 32 32 27 22 17 13
Night temp. (°C) 5 5 7 9 13 18 21 22 19 15 11 6
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 39 35 46 36 32 24 10 10 20 46 31 21
Days with rain 14 13 15 15 14 9 6 6 10 14 11 10
Days with snow 1 2 - - - - - - - - - 1
Dry days 16 13 16 15 17 21 25 25 20 17 19 20
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 6 6 8 11 12 12 12 12 11 7 6 6
Wind force (Bft) 3 3 3 3 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 3
UV-index 3 3 4 5 6 6 7 7 5 4 4 3

Matera weather by month

What is the average weather like in a given month for Matera? Let's find out! Click on a month to check all the monthly averages for sunshine, temperature highs and lows, percentage chance of rain per day, snowfall accumulation and number of rainy days.

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Frequently asked questions

Where is Matera?

Matera is located in Italy. It lies in a straight line at 1,092 miles from London.

The coordinates of Matera are:

  • Latitude: 40.666667
  • Longitude: 16.6

The GPS coordinates are 40° 40' N, 16° 36' E

How long is the flight to Matera?

The flight time from London-Heathrow to Matera is approximately 2 h. 50 min.

What are the nearest airports to Matera?

These are the airports closests to Matera:

  • Bari Karol Wojtyła Airport (34 mi) – Bari
  • Brindisi – Salento Airport (71 mi) – Brindisi
  • Foggia "Gino Lisa" Airport (77 mi) – Foggia

How big is Matera?

The area of Matera is around 98 mi².

What is the currency of Matera?

In Matera the Euro (EUR) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 20 October 2021

  • 1 Euro = 1.12 British pound
  • 1 British pound = 0.90 Euro
  • 10 Euro = 11.16 British pound
  • 10 British pound = 8.96 Euro
  • 100 Euro = 111.62 British pound
  • 100 British pound = 89.59 Euro

What is the area code of Matera?

The area code to call Matera is +39.