Messina, Sicily, Italy


Situated on the western shore of the strait bearing its name, this port is the gateway to Sicily. Messina's principal attractions include the Duomo, its adjoining bell tower and the local museum on the northern outskirts of the city. Train-ferries, car-ferries and hydrofoils make the connection across the Strait of Messina to Reggio Calabria on the Italian mainland, with excursions available to Taormina, Mount Etna and the mainland.

Language: Italian
Currency: Euro



Temperature (Celsius)
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High14 292 16 18 22 26 29 29 27 23 18 16
Low11 10 11 13 17 21 24 24 22 18 14 12
Precipitation
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Centimeters13 10 8 5 3 3 3 3 5 10 10 13
Humidity
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Percent77 77 77 77 76 74 74 78 79 80 79 77