Best time to visit, weather and climate Santorini

Best time to visit Santorini, Greece

The best time to visit the island of Santorini in Greece is from may until october, when you will have a pleasant temperature and limited rainfall. The highest average temperature on Santorini is 26°C in july and the lowest is 15°C in january.


Santorini has the mediterranean climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in Santorini 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 Santorini per month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
15°C 15°C 16°C 17°C 20°C 24°C 26°C 26°C 25°C 22°C 19°C 16°C
34
mm
38
mm
25
mm
8
mm
14
mm
7
mm
1
mm
2
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8
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19
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21
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25
mm
Climate data from: Firá


Climate Santorini

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

 
Day
Night
Precip
Rain
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 15°C 15°C 16°C 17°C 20°C 24°C 26°C 26°C 25°C 22°C 19°C 16°C
Night 13°C 14°C 14°C 16°C 19°C 23°C 25°C 25°C 24°C 21°C 18°C 15°C
Precip 34
mm
38
mm
25
mm
8
mm
14
mm
7
mm
1
mm
2
mm
8
mm
19
mm
21
mm
25
mm
Rain
days
14 12 9 7 6 3 1 0 5 7 8 13
Dry
days
17 16 22 23 25 27 30 31 25 24 22 18
Sun hours
per day
6 7 9 11 12 12 12 12 11 7 7 6
Wind force
in Bft
5 4 4 4 4 3 4 4 4 4 4 4
UV-index 4 4 5 5 6 6 7 7 6 5 5 4
 

Weather Santorini january

On average, it is maximum 15° in january on Santorini and at least around 13° degrees. In january there are 14 days of rainfall with a total of 34 mm and the it will be dry 17 days this month on Santorini.

Weather Santorini february

On average, it is maximum 15° in february on Santorini and at least around 14° degrees. In february there are 12 days of rainfall with a total of 38 mm and the it will be dry 16 days this month on Santorini.

Weather Santorini march

On average, it is maximum 16° in march on Santorini and at least around 14° degrees. In march there are 9 days of rainfall with a total of 25 mm and the it will be dry 22 days this month on Santorini.

Weather Santorini april

On average, it is maximum 17° in april on Santorini and at least around 16° degrees. In april there are 7 days of rainfall with a total of 8 mm and the it will be dry 23 days this month on Santorini.

Weather Santorini may

On average, it is maximum 20° in may on Santorini and at least around 19° degrees. In may there are 6 days of rainfall with a total of 14 mm and the it will be dry 25 days this month on Santorini.

Weather Santorini june

On average, it is maximum 24° in june on Santorini and at least around 23° degrees. In june there are 3 days of rainfall with a total of 7 mm and the it will be dry 27 days this month on Santorini.

Weather Santorini july

On average, it is maximum 26° in july on Santorini and at least around 25° 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 on Santorini.

Weather Santorini august

On average, it is maximum 26° in august on Santorini and at least around 25° degrees. and the it will be dry 31 days this month on Santorini.

Weather Santorini september

On average, it is maximum 25° in september on Santorini and at least around 24° degrees. In september there are 5 days of rainfall with a total of 8 mm and the it will be dry 25 days this month on Santorini.

Weather Santorini october

On average, it is maximum 22° in october on Santorini and at least around 21° degrees. In october there are 7 days of rainfall with a total of 19 mm and the it will be dry 24 days this month on Santorini.

Weather Santorini november

On average, it is maximum 19° in november on Santorini and at least around 18° degrees. In november there are 8 days of rainfall with a total of 21 mm and the it will be dry 22 days this month on Santorini.

Weather Santorini december

On average, it is maximum 16° in december on Santorini and at least around 15° degrees. In december there are 13 days of rainfall with a total of 25 mm and the it will be dry 18 days this month on Santorini.

14 day weather forecast Santorini

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

Weather forecast this week

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About Santorini

Santorini is an island that belongs to Greece. The capital of Santorini is Firá. It has a total surface of only 105 km² with 13.676 km of coastline and the population consists of 15.250 inhabitants. In terms of area, the country is 2320x smaller than United States. If you want to call Santorini 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.

Santorini is in a straight line at 2.625 km distance from London. From London-Heathrow the flight time is about 4 hours5.

The coordinates of Santorini, Greece are latitude: 36.3931562 en longitude: 25.4615092

The GPS coordinates are N 36° 23' 35.5200" en E 25° 27' 41.4000"

Flight tickets to Santorini

Santorini has 1 airport which you can fly to:

  • Santorini Airport
    Kamári

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Currency Santorini

In Santorini 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 Santorini

On Santorini it is now 16:14 o’clock in the afternoon on thursday 24 june 2021. That is 7 hour later than in United States. The time zone of Santorini is Europe/Athens and the Greenwich time is UTC+03.