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Best time to visit Greece

Best time to visit Greece

The best time to visit Greece is from may until november, when you will have a pleasant or warm temperature and none till limited rainfall. The highest average temperature in Greece is 28° in july and the lowest is 16° in january.

If you want to know what the average temperature is in Greece or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find an overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 10 years.

Climate South Greece per month

Climate data from: Crete
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Day
max °C
MM
rain
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day
max °C
16° 17° 18° 19° 22° 25° 28° 28° 26° 24° 21° 18°
MM
rain
27 mm 30 mm 12 mm 8 mm 7 mm 2 mm 0 mm 1 mm 6 mm 15 mm 16 mm 26 mm

Climate Southeast Greece per month

Climate data from: Rhodes
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Day
max °C
MM
rain
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day
max °C
16° 17° 18° 21° 25° 27° 29° 30° 28° 25° 22° 18°
MM
rain
148 mm 75 mm 51 mm 25 mm 18 mm 5 mm 1 mm 1 mm 15 mm 57 mm 81 mm 103 mm

Climate Northeast Greece per month

Climate data from: Lesbos
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Day
max °C
MM
rain
Snow
days
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day
max °C
14° 15° 15° 20° 23° 27° 30° 31° 27° 23° 19° 15°
MM
rain
94 mm 55 mm 35 mm 24 mm 21 mm 14 mm 2 mm 1 mm 12 mm 43 mm 44 mm 51 mm
Snow
days
1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Climate Central Greece per month

Climate data from: Athens
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Day
max °C
Sea
MM
rain
Snow
days
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day
max °C
14° 17° 18° 22° 26° 29° 32° 32° 29° 24° 20° 16°
Water °C 17° 16° 16° 18° 21° 24° 28° 28° 26° 25° 21° 18°
MM
rain
46 mm 38 mm 28 mm 18 mm 19 mm 16 mm 4 mm 3 mm 20 mm 37 mm 25 mm 44 mm
Snow
days
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
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Climate Greece

Climate Greece

Climate Greece (South) per Month
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Greece (South) there are 2 types of climates prevailing, namely the humid subtropical climate and hot-summer mediterranean climate. The average annual temperature for Greece (South) is 20° degrees and there is about 149 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 268 days a year with an average humidity of 69% and an UV-index of 5.

 
Day
max °C
Night
min °C
MM
rain
Rain
days
Dry
days
Wind force
in Bft
Average
UV-index
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day
max °C
16° 17° 18° 19° 22° 25° 28° 28° 26° 24° 21° 18°
Night
min °C
12° 12° 13° 15° 19° 22° 24° 25° 23° 20° 17° 14°
MM
rain
27 mm 30 mm 12 mm 8 mm 7 mm 2 mm 0 mm 1 mm 6 mm 15 mm 16 mm 26 mm
Rain
days
11 10 8 6 4 1 1 0 4 8 7 13
Dry
days
20 18 23 24 27 29 30 31 26 23 23 18
Wind force
in Bft
3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3
Average
UV-index
4 4 5 5 6 6 7 7 6 5 5 4
Climate data from: Crete

Climate Greece (South) january

On average, it is maximum 16° in january in Greece (South) and at least around 12° degrees. In january there are 11 days of rainfall with a total of 27 mm and the it will be dry 20 days this month in Greece.

Climate Greece (South) february

On average, it is maximum 17° in february in Greece (South) and at least around 12° degrees. In february there are 10 days of rainfall with a total of 30 mm and the it will be dry 18 days this month in Greece.

Climate Greece (South) march

On average, it is maximum 18° in march in Greece (South) and at least around 13° degrees. In march there are 8 days of rainfall with a total of 12 mm and the it will be dry 23 days this month in Greece.

Climate Greece (South) april

On average, it is maximum 19° in april in Greece (South) and at least around 15° degrees. In april there are 6 days of rainfall with a total of 8 mm and the it will be dry 24 days this month in Greece.

Climate Greece (South) may

On average, it is maximum 22° in may in Greece (South) and at least around 19° degrees. In may there are 4 days of rainfall with a total of 7 mm and the it will be dry 27 days this month in Greece.

Climate Greece (South) june

On average, it is maximum 25° in june in Greece (South) and at least around 22° degrees. In june there are 1 day of rainfall with a total of 2 mm and the it will be dry 29 days this month in Greece.

Climate Greece (South) july

On average, it is maximum 28° in july in Greece (South) and at least around 24° degrees. In july there are 1 day of rainfall with a total of 0 mm and the it will be dry 30 days this month in Greece.

Climate Greece (South) august

On average, it is maximum 28° in august in Greece (South) and at least around 25° degrees. and the it will be dry 31 days this month in Greece.

Climate Greece (South) september

On average, it is maximum 26° in september in Greece (South) and at least around 23° degrees. In september there are 4 days of rainfall with a total of 6 mm and the it will be dry 26 days this month in Greece.

Climate Greece (South) october

On average, it is maximum 24° in october in Greece (South) and at least around 20° degrees. In october there are 8 days of rainfall with a total of 15 mm and the it will be dry 23 days this month in Greece.

Climate Greece (South) november

On average, it is maximum 21° in november in Greece (South) and at least around 17° degrees. In november there are 7 days of rainfall with a total of 16 mm and the it will be dry 23 days this month in Greece.

Climate Greece (South) december

On average, it is maximum 18° in december in Greece (South) and at least around 14° degrees. In december there are 13 days of rainfall with a total of 26 mm and the it will be dry 18 days this month in Greece.

Climate Greece (Southeast) per Month
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Greece (Southeast) there are 2 types of climates prevailing, namely the humid subtropical climate and hot-summer mediterranean climate. The average annual temperature for Greece (Southeast) is 21° degrees and there is about 579 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 253 days a year with an average humidity of 66% and an UV-index of 5.

 
Day
max °C
Night
min °C
MM
rain
Rain
days
Dry
days
Wind force
in Bft
Average
UV-index
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day
max °C
16° 17° 18° 21° 25° 27° 29° 30° 28° 25° 22° 18°
Night
min °C
13° 14° 15° 17° 20° 23° 26° 27° 25° 22° 19° 15°
MM
rain
148 mm 75 mm 51 mm 25 mm 18 mm 5 mm 1 mm 1 mm 15 mm 57 mm 81 mm 103 mm
Rain
days
16 14 11 9 7 3 1 1 3 7 8 15
Dry
days
15 14 20 21 24 27 30 30 27 24 22 16
Wind force
in Bft
4 4 4 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3
Average
UV-index
4 4 5 5 6 7 7 7 6 5 5 4
Climate data from: Rhodes

Climate Greece (Southeast) january

On average, it is maximum 16° in january in Greece (Southeast) and at least around 13° degrees. In january there are 16 days of rainfall with a total of 148 mm and the it will be dry 15 days this month in Greece.

Climate Greece (Southeast) february

On average, it is maximum 17° in february in Greece (Southeast) and at least around 14° degrees. In february there are 14 days of rainfall with a total of 75 mm and the it will be dry 14 days this month in Greece.

Climate Greece (Southeast) march

On average, it is maximum 18° in march in Greece (Southeast) and at least around 15° degrees. In march there are 11 days of rainfall with a total of 51 mm and the it will be dry 20 days this month in Greece.

Climate Greece (Southeast) april

On average, it is maximum 21° in april in Greece (Southeast) and at least around 17° degrees. In april there are 9 days of rainfall with a total of 25 mm and the it will be dry 21 days this month in Greece.

Climate Greece (Southeast) may

On average, it is maximum 25° in may in Greece (Southeast) and at least around 20° degrees. In may there are 7 days of rainfall with a total of 18 mm and the it will be dry 24 days this month in Greece.

Climate Greece (Southeast) june

On average, it is maximum 27° in june in Greece (Southeast) and at least around 23° degrees. In june there are 3 days of rainfall with a total of 5 mm and the it will be dry 27 days this month in Greece.

Climate Greece (Southeast) july

On average, it is maximum 29° in july in Greece (Southeast) and at least around 26° degrees. In july there are 1 day of rainfall with a total of 1 mm and the it will be dry 30 days this month in Greece.

Climate Greece (Southeast) august

On average, it is maximum 30° in august in Greece (Southeast) and at least around 27° degrees. In august there are 1 day of rainfall with a total of 1 mm and the it will be dry 30 days this month in Greece.

Climate Greece (Southeast) september

On average, it is maximum 28° in september in Greece (Southeast) and at least around 25° degrees. In september there are 3 days of rainfall with a total of 15 mm and the it will be dry 27 days this month in Greece.

Climate Greece (Southeast) october

On average, it is maximum 25° in october in Greece (Southeast) and at least around 22° degrees. In october there are 7 days of rainfall with a total of 57 mm and the it will be dry 24 days this month in Greece.

Climate Greece (Southeast) november

On average, it is maximum 22° in november in Greece (Southeast) and at least around 19° degrees. In november there are 8 days of rainfall with a total of 81 mm and the it will be dry 22 days this month in Greece.

Climate Greece (Southeast) december

On average, it is maximum 18° in december in Greece (Southeast) and at least around 15° degrees. In december there are 15 days of rainfall with a total of 103 mm and the it will be dry 16 days this month in Greece.

Climate Greece (Northeast) per Month
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Greece (Northeast) there are 2 types of climates prevailing, namely the humid subtropical climate and hot-summer mediterranean climate. The average annual temperature for Greece (Northeast) is 20° degrees and there is about 395 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 242 days a year with an average humidity of 69% and an UV-index of 5.

 
Day
max °C
Night
min °C
MM
rain
Rain
days
Snow
days
Dry
days
Wind force
in Bft
Average
UV-index
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day
max °C
14° 15° 15° 20° 23° 27° 30° 31° 27° 23° 19° 15°
Night
min °C
10° 13° 17° 21° 23° 23° 21° 17° 14° 10°
MM
rain
94 mm 55 mm 35 mm 24 mm 21 mm 14 mm 2 mm 1 mm 12 mm 43 mm 44 mm 51 mm
Rain
days
14 13 13 10 9 6 2 1 5 7 8 11
Snow
days
1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dry
days
16 14 18 20 22 24 29 30 25 24 22 20
Wind force
in Bft
4 4 4 3 3 3 3 4 3 3 3 4
Average
UV-index
3 3 4 5 6 6 7 6 6 4 4 3
Climate data from: Lesbos

Climate Greece (Northeast) january

On average, it is maximum 14° in january in Greece (Northeast) and at least around 8° degrees. In january there are 14 days of rainfall with a total of 94 mm. The it will be dry 16 days this month in Greece and on average, it snows 1 day in january.

Climate Greece (Northeast) february

On average, it is maximum 15° in february in Greece (Northeast) and at least around 9° degrees. In february there are 13 days of rainfall with a total of 55 mm. The it will be dry 14 days this month in Greece and on average, it snows 1 day in february.

Climate Greece (Northeast) march

On average, it is maximum 15° in march in Greece (Northeast) and at least around 10° degrees. In march there are 13 days of rainfall with a total of 35 mm and the it will be dry 18 days this month in Greece.

Climate Greece (Northeast) april

On average, it is maximum 20° in april in Greece (Northeast) and at least around 13° degrees. In april there are 10 days of rainfall with a total of 24 mm and the it will be dry 20 days this month in Greece.

Climate Greece (Northeast) may

On average, it is maximum 23° in may in Greece (Northeast) and at least around 17° degrees. In may there are 9 days of rainfall with a total of 21 mm and the it will be dry 22 days this month in Greece.

Climate Greece (Northeast) june

On average, it is maximum 27° in june in Greece (Northeast) and at least around 21° degrees. In june there are 6 days of rainfall with a total of 14 mm and the it will be dry 24 days this month in Greece.

Climate Greece (Northeast) july

On average, it is maximum 30° in july in Greece (Northeast) and at least around 23° degrees. In july there are 2 days of rainfall with a total of 2 mm and the it will be dry 29 days this month in Greece.

Climate Greece (Northeast) august

On average, it is maximum 31° in august in Greece (Northeast) and at least around 23° degrees. In august there are 1 day of rainfall with a total of 1 mm and the it will be dry 30 days this month in Greece.

Climate Greece (Northeast) september

On average, it is maximum 27° in september in Greece (Northeast) and at least around 21° degrees. In september there are 5 days of rainfall with a total of 12 mm and the it will be dry 25 days this month in Greece.

Climate Greece (Northeast) october

On average, it is maximum 23° in october in Greece (Northeast) and at least around 17° degrees. In october there are 7 days of rainfall with a total of 43 mm and the it will be dry 24 days this month in Greece.

Climate Greece (Northeast) november

On average, it is maximum 19° in november in Greece (Northeast) and at least around 14° degrees. In november there are 8 days of rainfall with a total of 44 mm and the it will be dry 22 days this month in Greece.

Climate Greece (Northeast) december

On average, it is maximum 15° in december in Greece (Northeast) and at least around 10° degrees. In december there are 11 days of rainfall with a total of 51 mm and the it will be dry 20 days this month in Greece.

Climate Greece (Central) per Month
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Greece (Central) there are 2 types of climates prevailing, namely the humid subtropical climate and hot-summer mediterranean climate. The average annual temperature for Greece (Central) is 21° degrees and there is about 297 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 243 days a year with an average humidity of 64% and an UV-index of 5.

 
Day
max °C
Night
min °C
Water °C
MM
rain
Rain
days
Snow
days
Dry
days
Wind force
in Bft
Average
UV-index
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day
max °C
14° 17° 18° 22° 26° 29° 32° 32° 29° 24° 20° 16°
Night
min °C
10° 12° 17° 21° 24° 24° 21° 17° 13°
Water °C 17° 16° 16° 18° 21° 24° 28° 28° 26° 25° 21° 18°
MM
rain
46 mm 38 mm 28 mm 18 mm 19 mm 16 mm 4 mm 3 mm 20 mm 37 mm 25 mm 44 mm
Rain
days
11 11 11 9 9 6 3 1 8 9 9 10
Snow
days
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dry
days
19 17 20 21 22 24 28 30 22 22 21 21
Wind force
in Bft
3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3
Average
UV-index
3 4 4 5 6 7 7 7 6 4 4 2
Climate data from: Athens

Climate Greece (Central) january

On average, it is maximum 14° in january in Greece (Central) and at least around 8° degrees. The sea temperature is around 17° degrees. In january there are 11 days of rainfall with a total of 46 mm. The it will be dry 19 days this month in Greece and on average, it snows 1 day in january.

Climate Greece (Central) february

On average, it is maximum 17° in february in Greece (Central) and at least around 8° degrees. The sea temperature is around 16° degrees. In february there are 11 days of rainfall with a total of 38 mm and the it will be dry 17 days this month in Greece.

Climate Greece (Central) march

On average, it is maximum 18° in march in Greece (Central) and at least around 10° degrees. The sea temperature is around 16° degrees. In march there are 11 days of rainfall with a total of 28 mm and the it will be dry 20 days this month in Greece.

Climate Greece (Central) april

On average, it is maximum 22° in april in Greece (Central) and at least around 12° degrees. The sea temperature is around 18° degrees. In april there are 9 days of rainfall with a total of 18 mm and the it will be dry 21 days this month in Greece.

Climate Greece (Central) may

On average, it is maximum 26° in may in Greece (Central) and at least around 17° degrees. The sea temperature is around 21° degrees. In may there are 9 days of rainfall with a total of 19 mm and the it will be dry 22 days this month in Greece.

Climate Greece (Central) june

On average, it is maximum 29° in june in Greece (Central) and at least around 21° degrees. The sea temperature is around 24° degrees. In june there are 6 days of rainfall with a total of 16 mm and the it will be dry 24 days this month in Greece.

Climate Greece (Central) july

On average, it is maximum 32° in july in Greece (Central) and at least around 24° degrees. The sea temperature is around 28° degrees. In july there are 3 days of rainfall with a total of 4 mm and the it will be dry 28 days this month in Greece.

Climate Greece (Central) august

On average, it is maximum 32° in august in Greece (Central) and at least around 24° degrees. The sea temperature is around 28° degrees. In august there are 1 day of rainfall with a total of 3 mm and the it will be dry 30 days this month in Greece.

Climate Greece (Central) september

On average, it is maximum 29° in september in Greece (Central) and at least around 21° degrees. The sea temperature is around 26° degrees. In september there are 8 days of rainfall with a total of 20 mm and the it will be dry 22 days this month in Greece.

Climate Greece (Central) october

On average, it is maximum 24° in october in Greece (Central) and at least around 17° degrees. The sea temperature is around 25° degrees. In october there are 9 days of rainfall with a total of 37 mm and the it will be dry 22 days this month in Greece.

Climate Greece (Central) november

On average, it is maximum 20° in november in Greece (Central) and at least around 13° degrees. The sea temperature is around 21° degrees. In november there are 9 days of rainfall with a total of 25 mm and the it will be dry 21 days this month in Greece.

Climate Greece (Central) december

On average, it is maximum 16° in december in Greece (Central) and at least around 9° degrees. The sea temperature is around 18° degrees. In december there are 10 days of rainfall with a total of 44 mm and the it will be dry 21 days this month in Greece.

14 day weather forecast Greece

14 day weather forecast Greece

The weather for Athene in Greece will be 32° till 33° degrees in the next 14 days with one day chance of light rain showers.

The weather forecast for Greece is based on the weather in Athens.

Weather forecast this week
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Min (°C) 24° 24° 23° 24° 22° 20° 18°
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UV-index
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Weather forecast next week
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Tu
2 Jul
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3 Jul
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4 Jul
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5 Jul
Sa
6 Jul
Su
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Mo
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  Helder hemel Helder hemel Helder hemel Helder hemel Helder hemel Helder hemel Helder hemel
Max (°C) 29° 33° 36° 34° 33° 32° 33°
Min (°C) 18° 20° 23° 24° 24° 22° 22°
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About Greece

About Greece

Greece is in the continental part Europa and the capital is Athens. The total surface is 131.940 km² with 13.676 km of coastline and the population consists of 10.768.193 inhabitants. In terms of area, the country is somewhat smaller United Kingdom. If you want to call Greece you have to use +30 or 0030 before the phone number without the first 0 in the original phone number (if it occurs). If the normal number is 05012457809, for example, you can remove the first 0 and call +305012457809 or 00305012457809.

Greece is in a straight line at 2.189 km distance from London. From London-Heathrow the flight time is about 3 hour and 05 min. If you are going to drive here by car, then the route is 3182 km from London to the capital city Athens and you are about 32 hour and 10 minutes on your way without stops and delay..

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Time difference Greece

In Greece it is now 22:59 o’clock in the evening on tuesday 25 june 2019. That is 2 hour later than in United Kingdom. The time zone of Greece is Europe/Athens and the Greenwich time is UTC+03.

Currency Greece

Currency Greece

In Greece the Euro is used to pay.

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