The pressure in Catania, Italy is predicted to slowly drop over the next few hours, with an average pressure of 1020.6 hPa today, which is considered normal.
Weather prediction: Expect more wet and unsettled conditions
The daily total fluctuation in pressure in Catania is 4.3 hPa, with a low of 1018.3 hPa and a high of 1022.6 hPa. The daily average here is higher than in most cities around the world.
In Catania, Italy, the barometric pressure tends to vary throughout the year, reflecting the changing seasons. During the cooler months of winter and early spring, the barometric pressure is generally higher, indicating more stable weather conditions. As summer arrives, the pressure begins to decrease, bringing warmer temperatures and the possibility of thunderstorms.
The landscape surrounding Catania also plays a role in the atmospheric pressure. The city is located on the eastern coast of Sicily, with the Ionian Sea to the east and the mighty Mount Etna volcano to the west. These geographical features influence the local weather patterns and can affect the barometric pressure. The sea breeze from the Ionian Sea can bring moist air and slightly lower pressure, while Mount Etna's eruptions and emissions can also impact the pressure, particularly during periods of volcanic activity.