Italy

Average temperature, rainfall and snowfall information is available for the following climate stations in Italy

Official name:Italian Republic
Capital:Rome
Area:total: 301,230 sq km
note: includes Sardinia and Sicily
water: 7,210 sq km
land: 294,020 sq km
Climate:predominantly Mediterranean; Alpine in far north; hot, dry in south
Location:Southern Europe, a peninsula extending into the central Mediterranean Sea, northeast of Tunisia
Geographic coordinates:42 50 N, 12 50 E
Comparative Area:slightly larger than Arizona
Land boundaries:total: 1,932.2 km
border countries: Austria 430 km, France 488 km, Holy See (Vatican City) 3.2 km, San Marino 39 km, Slovenia 232 km, Switzerland 740 km
Coastline:7,600 km
Terrain:mostly rugged and mountainous; some plains, coastal lowlands
Elevation extremes:lowest point: Mediterranean Sea 0 m
highest point: Mont Blanc (Monte Bianco) de Courmayeur 4,748 m (a secondary peak of Mont Blanc)

Map of Italy

Map of Italy

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