signifies a gentle transition from the fervent heat of summer to the milder embrace of autumn. The country witnesses a discernible moderation in temperatures, making it an ideal month for those who favor a balance between warmth and pleasant coolness.
Coastal regions and the southern islands, while still basking in the remnants of summer, experience fewer scorching days. The Mediterranean and Aegean Seas retain their warmth from the preceding months, ensuring they remain inviting for swimmers and water activities enthusiasts. Beaches, which buzzed with activity in the peak summer months, now offer more space and tranquility.
In northern Greece, regions like Florina start to feel the early whispers of autumn. The difference in day and night temperatures becomes slightly more pronounced, with evenings offering a crispness that was absent during the peak summer months.
Central Greece, having been a cauldron of heat in the preceding months, begins to temper. While the days remain predominantly warm, there's a noticeable absence of the intense heat that characterized July
. The shade becomes a place of comfort rather than necessity, and midday explorations become more feasible.
September's daylight, though slightly reduced from the summer peak, still provides ample time for sightseeing and adventures. The golden hues of the setting sun, paired with the country's natural beauty, paint a scene that's hard to resist. The average temperatures drop to register in the range of 12.8°C to 29.4°C.
As September nears its end and October
looms, the first hints of autumnal colors begin to manifest in the landscapes. This impending change in the season promises a different, yet equally captivating, charm of Greece, characterized by cooler days and a mosaic of colors.
- Athens - September »
In Athens, in September, the average water temperature is 25°C. September temperatures vary between a high-temperature of 27°C and a low-temperature of 20.9°C.
- Thessaloniki - September »
In Thessaloniki, during September, the rain falls for 9.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 28mm of precipitation. The commencement of September in Thessaloniki indicates a shift in the average high-temperature, receding from August's tropical 31.7°C to a warm 26.4°C.
- Patras - September »
In Patras in September, during 3.6 rainfall days, 28mm of precipitation is typically accumulated. Patras experiences a subtle adjustment in high-temperatures to a warm 28.2°C with the onset of September, maintaining near parity with August's 30.9°C.
- Heraklion - September »
The advent of September in Heraklion reveals an average high-temperature of a still warm 26.4°C, showing minimal difference from the prior month. On the first day of September in Heraklion sunrise is at 06:51 and sunset at 19:47.
- Larissa - September »
In Larissa in September, during 2 rainfall days, 13mm of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Larissa the average relative humidity in September is 58.6%.
- Volos - September »
In Volos during September, the rain falls for 10.5 days and regularly aggregates up to 42mm of precipitation. In Volos in September, during 10.5 rainfall days, 42mm of precipitation is typically accumulated.
- Trikala - September »
In Trikala, in September, during 11.7 rainfall days, 35mm of precipitation is typically accumulated. On the first day of September in Trikala, sunrise is at 07:00 and sunset at 20:05.
- Chania - September »
In Chania, Greece, in September, it is raining for 8.3 days, with typically 24mm of accumulated precipitation. On the first day of September in Chania, sunrise is at 06:55 and sunset at 19:52.
- Alexandroupoli - September »
In Alexandroupoli in September, it is raining for 8.9 days, with typically 32mm of accumulated precipitation. How many days does it rain in September in Alexandroupoli?
- Kavala - September »
On the last day of September, in Kavala, Greece, sunrise is at 07:17 and sunset at 19:07 EEST. In Kavala, Greece, in September, the average water temperature is 24.3°C.
- Kalamata - September »
In Kalamata, Greece, in September, it is raining for 9.3 days, with typically 22mm of accumulated precipitation. On the last day of September, in Kalamata, sunrise is at 07:25 and sunset at 19:17 EEST.
- Veria - September »
On the last day of September, in Veria sunrise is at 07:26 and sunset at 19:16 EEST. In Veria, Greece, in September, during 3.6 rainfall days, 16mm of precipitation is typically accumulated.