Snow and hail hit southern Italy as temperatures plunge

Snow and hail hit southern Italy as temperatures plunge

The end of March is set to be unusually cold across much of Italy after weeks of mild weather, with wind, rain and even snow in some places this week.

It’s not just Venice: The extreme weather lashing all of Italy

It’s not just Venice: The extreme weather lashing all of Italy

After an unusually warm January, winter chill on the way for Italy

After an unusually warm January, winter chill on the way for Italy

Christmas wraps up with snow, wind and rain

Christmas wraps up with snow, wind and rain

Residents evacuated, traffic disrupted as snow and ice continue to batter Italy

Residents evacuated, traffic disrupted as snow and ice continue to batter Italy

Parts of Italy to be hit by a month’s worth of rain in just 48 hours

Parts of Italy to be hit by a month’s worth of rain in just 48 hours

Brrr! Temperatures drop by 10C across Italy

Brrr! Temperatures drop by 10C across Italy

Easter weather: Italy’s in for rain and storms this weekend

Easter weather: Italy’s in for rain and storms this weekend

Storms on the way to batter Italy

Storms on the way to batter Italy

Italy sends in the army to assist Italians trapped by snow

Italy sends in the army to assist Italians trapped by snow

Brrr! Italy’s in for a freezing, snowy long weekend

Brrr! Italy’s in for a freezing, snowy long weekend

Snow in northern Italy… but will it be a white Christmas?

Snow in northern Italy… but will it be a white Christmas?

Two dead after heavy storms across northern Italy

Two dead after heavy storms across northern Italy

One feared dead as storms continue to batter northern Italy

One feared dead as storms continue to batter northern Italy

Northern Italy on high alert, battered by heavy rainstorms

Northern Italy on high alert, battered by heavy rainstorms

Venice beaches offer ‘sun or your money back’ deal

Venice beaches offer ‘sun or your money back’ deal

One dead and two injured in northern Italy storms

One dead and two injured in northern Italy storms

Storms lash Italy as cyclone Poppea strikes

Storms lash Italy as cyclone Poppea strikes

Sinkhole swallows car amid Sicily downpour

Sinkhole swallows car amid Sicily downpour

Two dead as storms batter Italy

Two dead as storms batter Italy

Two dead as strong winds and rain lash Italy

Two dead as strong winds and rain lash Italy

VIDEO: Massive sinkhole opens up in Naples

VIDEO: Massive sinkhole opens up in Naples

Cold snap brings heavy snow to Italy

Cold snap brings heavy snow to Italy

Pompeii wall collapses amid heavy rain

Pompeii wall collapses amid heavy rain

Tuscany residents saved as floods hit Italy

Tuscany residents saved as floods hit Italy

Genoa on high alert as downpours forecast

Genoa on high alert as downpours forecast

Renzi pledges €2 billion for flood-hit Genoa

Renzi pledges €2 billion for flood-hit Genoa

Bad weather brings summer to an abrupt end

Bad weather brings summer to an abrupt end

VIDEO: ‘Day of fear’ as five tornadoes hit Italy

VIDEO: ‘Day of fear’ as five tornadoes hit Italy

Tuscany hit by worst rain in a century

Tuscany hit by worst rain in a century

Four die as flood sweeps through Italian festival

Four die as flood sweeps through Italian festival

Three people die in Sicily floods

Three people die in Sicily floods

Italy hit by flooding, snow and windstorms

Italy hit by flooding, snow and windstorms

Storms trigger floods in Rome and Tuscany

Storms trigger floods in Rome and Tuscany

Storms set to blight holiday weekend

Storms set to blight holiday weekend

Snow storms batter northern Italy

Snow storms batter northern Italy

Search for victims as Sardinia floods kill 18

Search for victims as Sardinia floods kill 18

Tornado strikes northern Italy

Tornado strikes northern Italy