Average weather and climate in Greece
Greece is situated in southern Europe, bordering the Aegean Sea, Ionian Sea, and the Mediterranean Sea. It's located between Albania and Turkey.
The best time to visit Athens and the Greek Islands begins in May, when the mean temperature is 21 degrees celcius (69 Fahrenheit) and rainfall is less than 1.5 cm, and continues on through June (mean temperature 25 degrees and rainfall less than 0.5 cm). July has monthly average temperatures of 28 degrees (82 Fahrenheit) and rainfall less than 0.5 cm and September, with an average temperature of 24 degrees (76 Fahrenheit) and less than 1 cm of rain. The first two weeks of June have perfect, sunny and warm weather, with little clouds or rain. Most rain falls between November and February, when Athens can be colder and windier than you might expect.
Interested in the more detailed Weather and Climate of Greece?
Please select a city in or below the map you wish to travel to or the one closest to your destination. Each selected city will show you the following graphs:
1. Average minimum and maximum temperature over the year
2. Average monthly precipitation over the year (rainfall, snow)
3. Average monthly hours of sunshine over the year
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