|Only forty kilometres from
the Tyhrrenian sea Volterra has a Mediterranan/central European climate with autumn and
spring rainfall, a fairly mild winter and a dry ventilated summer .
The average winter temperature ranges from 1 to 10 degrees centigrade and rarely falls below zero
while the autumn months are slightly warmer ( an average of 19 ° c) than the spring (an average of about 16° C ).
Due to its isolated, exposed position Volterra
tends to be ventilated throughout the year.