Bari, where it's located

The climate of Bari is Mediterranean, with mild, relatively rainy winters and hot, sunny summers.
The city is located in southern Italy, on the coast of the Adriatic Sea, and is the capital of the Puglia region.
Although the climate is generally mild, during the winter, there can be cold days when the winds blow from Eastern Europe, and sometimes it can even snow. In summer, on the other hand, it can get very hot when the sirocco blows from Africa, and the temperature can reach and exceed 40 °C (104 °F).
The average temperature of the coldest month (March) is of 6,3 °C (43 °F), that of the warmest month (August) is of 24,3 °C (76 °F). Here are the average temperatures.
Bari - Average temperatures
Min (°C)556913171919161396
Max (°C)131315182327292926221714
Min (°F)414143485563666661554843
Max (°F)555559647381848479726357

Precipitation amounts to 565 millimeters (22,2 inches) per year: so, it is at an intermediate level. It ranges from 25 mm (1 in) in the driest months (June, July) to 75 mm (3 in) in the wettest (November). Here is the average precipitation.
Bari - Average precipitation

On average, there are around 2,700 sunshine hours per year. Here are the average sunshine hours per day.
Bari - Sunshine

The sea temperature ranges between 14 °C (57 °F) and 26 °C (79 °F). The sea is warm enough for swimming from July to September. Here are the average sea temperatures.
Bari - Sea temperature
Temp (°C)141414151822252624201715
Temp (°F)575757596472777975686359


Best Time

The best times to visit Bari are spring and autumn, ie from mid-April to mid-June and from September to early October. In June, the weather is often nice, but it can sometimes get hot, especially in the second half of the month.
The best months to go to the beach are July and August. In June, the sea is still a little cool.