August in Florence

The peak of the Florentine heat usually arrives in August. The eighth month is always like a torment for those who decide to spend vacations in the beautiful city of Renaissance. Usually the peaks of heat reach up to 40 degrees, mainly due to the high humidity. It is not easy to deal with.

Here are some tips that will help you survive: you should drink a lot of water, eat an ice cream or light and fresh food. Moreover, it would be better to protect yourself from the sun with sunscreen, wear light and breather clothes and avoid going out during the hottest hours of the day.

Even though the heat, with all its inconveniences, it could be considered a positive thing. Why? Let’s see. The city won’t be as crowded with tourists as in June or July. Residents will also be out of Florence for summer holidays. At night you can have a bike ride around the city center rediscovering its charm and beauty. Another adventure is visiting a panoramic square, Piazzale Michelangelo at first light of the day. Staying in Florence in August you will not have any problems with parking or renting a car. It is a fortune that can only be possible in Florence during this hottest month.

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