Greece

Best time to visit, climate and weather Greece

Best time to visit Greece

Best time to visit Greece

The best time to visit Greece is from february until december, when you will have a soft till hot temperature and limited rainfall. The highest average temperature in Greece is 32° in july and the lowest is 14° 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.

Best time to visit and climate Greece

Climate data from: Athens
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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° 17° 18° 22° 26° 29° 32° 32° 29° 24° 20° 16°
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
Holiday Greece

Holiday Greece

Hotels and apartments in Greece

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Climate Greece

Climate Greece

Climate Greece per Month
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Greece there are 2 types of climates prevailing, namely the humid subtropical climate and hot-summer mediterranean climate. The average annual temperature for Greece 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
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°
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 Greece january

On average, it is maximum 14° in january in Greece and at least around 8° 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 february

On average, it is maximum 17° in february in Greece and at least around 8° 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 march

On average, it is maximum 18° in march in Greece and at least around 10° 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 april

On average, it is maximum 22° in april in Greece and at least around 12° 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 may

On average, it is maximum 26° in may in Greece and at least around 17° 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 june

On average, it is maximum 29° in june in Greece and at least around 21° 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 july

On average, it is maximum 32° in july in Greece and at least around 24° 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 august

On average, it is maximum 32° in august in Greece and at least around 24° 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 september

On average, it is maximum 29° in september in Greece and at least around 21° 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 october

On average, it is maximum 24° in october in Greece and at least around 17° 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 november

On average, it is maximum 20° in november in Greece and at least around 13° 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 december

On average, it is maximum 16° in december in Greece and at least around 9° 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 25° till 31° degrees in the next 14 days with a couple of days 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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Mo
20 May
Tu
21 May
We
22 May
Th
23 May
Fr
24 May
Sa
25 May
Su
26 May
  Bewolkt Bewolkt Bewolkt Onweer met regen Enkele wolken Helder hemel Broken wolken
Max (°C) 25° 24° 26° 25° 26° 26° 25°
Min (°C) 16° 18° 17° 18° 19° 18° 19°
Rainfall (mm) 0
mm
0
mm
0.1
mm
3.3
mm
0.1
mm
0
mm
0
mm
Rainfall (%) 0% 0% 15% 40% 15% 0% 0%
UV-index
UV-index 4 4 4 6 10 9 6

Weather forecast next week
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Mo
27 May
Tu
28 May
We
29 May
Th
30 May
Fr
31 May
Sa
1 Jun
Su
2 Jun
  Broken wolken Gespreide bewolking Helder hemel Helder hemel Enkele wolken Gespreide bewolking Helder hemel
Max (°C) 25° 24° 26° 29° 31° 31° 31°
Min (°C) 18° 18° 18° 19° 22° 22° 23°
Rainfall (mm) 2.4
mm
4.2
mm
0
mm
0
mm
0
mm
0
mm
0
mm
Rainfall (%) 35% 45% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
UV-index
UV-index 9 6 9 9 9 9 9
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..

Islands Greece
Time difference Greece

Time difference Greece

In Greece it is now 13:38 o’clock in the afternoon on monday 20 may 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 Europese Euro is used to pay.

You can find the nearest ATM via various apps such as:

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Bring your credit card

Take a credit card along with your own bank card. If your bank card is not accepted then you have the credit card that you can use.

Vaccinations Greece

Vaccinations Greece

Person and travel related vaccinations

These vaccinations may differ per person and / or be advised on the basis of the stay in Greece.

  • Rabiës
  • Tekenencefalitis