Best time to visit, weather and climate Lesbos

Best time to visit Lesbos, Greece

The best time to visit the island of Lesbos in Greece is from may until october, when you will have a pleasant or warm temperature and limited till little rainfall. The highest average temperature on Lesbos is 30°C in august and the lowest is 11°C in january. The water temperature is between 9°C and 36°C.


Lesbos has the mediterranean climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in Lesbos 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 30 years.

Climate Lesbos per month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
11°C 13°C 15°C 18°C 22°C 26°C 29°C 30°C 26°C 21°C 17°C 13°C
117
mm
67
mm
47
mm
32
mm
28
mm
17
mm
1
mm
1
mm
13
mm
57
mm
58
mm
67
mm
Climate data from: Mytilene


Climate Lesbos

The island Lesbos has the mediterranean climate prevailing. The summers are hot and dry, and the temperature is mild in the winter. The average annual temperature for Lesbos 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.


Climate Lesbos

 
Day
Night
Water
Precip
Rain
days
Snow
days
Dry
days
Sun hours
per day
Wind force
in Bft
UV-index
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day 11°C 13°C 15°C 18°C 22°C 26°C 29°C 30°C 26°C 21°C 17°C 13°C
Night 8°C 9°C 10°C 13°C 17°C 21°C 23°C 23°C 21°C 17°C 14°C 10°C
Water 9°C 13°C 16°C 21°C 31°C 34°C 32°C 36°C 34°C 21°C 18°C 17°C
Precip 117
mm
67
mm
47
mm
32
mm
28
mm
17
mm
1
mm
1
mm
13
mm
57
mm
58
mm
67
mm
Rain
days
15 14 13 11 9 7 2 1 6 9 9 13
Snow
days
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dry
days
15 14 18 19 22 23 29 30 24 22 21 18
Sun hours
per day
5 6 8 11 12 12 12 12 11 7 7 6
Wind force
in Bft
4 4 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 4
UV-index 3 3 4 5 6 6 7 6 6 4 4 3
 

Weather Lesbos january

On average, it is maximum 11° in january on Lesbos and at least around 8° degrees. The sea temperature is around 9° degrees. In january there are 15 days of rainfall with a total of 117 mm. The it will be dry 15 days this month on Lesbos and on average, it snows 1 day in january.

Weather Lesbos february

On average, it is maximum 13° in february on Lesbos and at least around 9° degrees. The sea temperature is around 13° degrees. In february there are 14 days of rainfall with a total of 67 mm and the it will be dry 14 days this month on Lesbos.

Weather Lesbos march

On average, it is maximum 15° in march on Lesbos and at least around 10° degrees. The sea temperature is around 16° degrees. In march there are 13 days of rainfall with a total of 47 mm and the it will be dry 18 days this month on Lesbos.

Weather Lesbos april

On average, it is maximum 18° in april on Lesbos and at least around 13° degrees. The sea temperature is around 21° degrees. In april there are 11 days of rainfall with a total of 32 mm and the it will be dry 19 days this month on Lesbos.

Weather Lesbos may

On average, it is maximum 22° in may on Lesbos and at least around 17° degrees. The sea temperature is around 31° degrees. In may there are 9 days of rainfall with a total of 28 mm and the it will be dry 22 days this month on Lesbos.

Weather Lesbos june

On average, it is maximum 26° in june on Lesbos and at least around 21° degrees. The sea temperature is around 34° degrees. In june there are 7 days of rainfall with a total of 17 mm and the it will be dry 23 days this month on Lesbos.

Weather Lesbos july

On average, it is maximum 29° in july on Lesbos and at least around 23° degrees. The sea temperature is around 32° degrees. In july there are 2 days of rainfall with a total of 1 mm and the it will be dry 29 days this month on Lesbos.

Weather Lesbos august

On average, it is maximum 30° in august on Lesbos and at least around 23° degrees. The sea temperature is around 36° 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 on Lesbos.

Weather Lesbos september

On average, it is maximum 26° in september on Lesbos and at least around 21° degrees. The sea temperature is around 34° degrees. In september there are 6 days of rainfall with a total of 13 mm and the it will be dry 24 days this month on Lesbos.

Weather Lesbos october

On average, it is maximum 21° in october on Lesbos and at least around 17° degrees. The sea temperature is around 21° degrees. In october there are 9 days of rainfall with a total of 57 mm and the it will be dry 22 days this month on Lesbos.

Weather Lesbos november

On average, it is maximum 17° in november on Lesbos and at least around 14° degrees. The sea temperature is around 18° degrees. In november there are 9 days of rainfall with a total of 58 mm and the it will be dry 21 days this month on Lesbos.

Weather Lesbos december

On average, it is maximum 13° in december on Lesbos and at least around 10° degrees. The sea temperature is around 17° degrees. In december there are 13 days of rainfall with a total of 67 mm and the it will be dry 18 days this month on Lesbos.

14 day weather forecast Lesbos

The weather for Lesbos in Greece will be ° degrees in the next 14 days and it stays dry every day.

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About Lesbos

Lesbos is an island that belongs to Greece. The capital of Lesbos is Mytilene. It has a total surface of 1.630 km² with 13.676 km of coastline and the population consists of 85.330 inhabitants. In terms of area, the country is 149x smaller than United States. If you want to call Lesbos 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.

Lesbos is in a straight line at 2.449 km distance from London. From London-Heathrow the flight time is about 3 hours5.

The coordinates of Lesbos, Greece are latitude: 39.2645095 en longitude: 26.2777073

The GPS coordinates are N 39° 15' 52.2000" en E 26° 16' 39.7200"

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Lesbos has 1 airport which you can fly to:

  • Mytilene International Airport
    Mytilene

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Currency Lesbos

In Lesbos the Euro is used to pay.

Exchange rate Euro (EUR) 24 june 2021

1 Euro = 1,19 United States dollar
100 Euro = 118,75 United States dollar

1 United States dollar = 0,84 Euro
100 United States dollar = 84,21 Euro

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Time difference Lesbos

On Lesbos it is now 14:07 o’clock in the afternoon on thursday 24 june 2021. That is 7 hour later than in United States. The time zone of Lesbos is Europe/Athens and the Greenwich time is UTC+03.