Chios
Greece
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Chios, Greece

The last month of the summer, August, is also a moderately hot month in Chios, Greece, with average temperature ranging between max 28°C (82.4°F) and min 19°C (66.2°F).

Temperature

The warmest months are July and August, with an average high-temperature of 28°C (82.4°F).

Rainfall

August is the only month when rain does not fall in Chios.

Sea temperature

The month with the warmest seawater in Chios, Greece, is August, with an average sea temperature of 24.6°C (76.3°F).
Note: For individuals prone to feeling cold, swimming in 23°C (73.4°F) is still regarded as intolerable. A wetsuit is not a necessity, but sunshine, wind, and air temperature are essential factors for relishing swimming at 24.6°C (76.3°F).

Daylight

In Chios, the average length of the day in August is 13.6h.

Sunshine

In Chios, the average sunshine is 13h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Chios is 9. A UV Index of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 9 in August interpret into the following advice:
Take special precautions, as unprotected skin can be damaged and can burn quickly. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes. A broad-spectrum sunscreen of SPF 30+ should be liberally applied and re-applied every two hours, and immediately after an outdoor workout or a swim. Beware! The reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.

What is the warmest month in Chios?

July and August, with an average high-temperature of 28°C (82.4°F), are warmest months in Chios.

What is the temperature in August in Chios?

In August, the average high-temperature is 28°C (82.4°F), and the average low-temperature is 19°C (66.2°F).

Does it rain in Chios in August?

In August, in Chios, it doesn't rain. July is the latest month when it rains.

What is the driest month in Chios?

August is the only month when rain does not fall.

When is the sea warmest in Chios?

August is the month with the warmest seawater, with an average sea temperature of 24.6°C (76.3°F).

How warm is the water in August in Chios?

In August, the average sea temperature in Chios is 24.6°C (76.3°F). Depending on a person's sensitivity to cold, with regards to sunshine, wind, and air temperature, a quick swim in 24.6°C (76.3°F) water may be enjoyable.

What is the average length of the day in August in Chios?

In Chios, Greece, the average length of the day in August is 13.6h.

How many hours of sunshine does Chios have in August?

In Chios, Greece, the average sunshine in August is 13h.

What is the UV index reading in August in Chios?

The average daily maximum UV index in August in Chios is 9. A UV Index reading of 8 to 10 represents a very high health risk from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Chios, Greece
  • Average high temperature in August: 28°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (28°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January and February (11°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 19°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (19°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and February (5°C).

Average rainfall in August - Chios, Greece
  • Average rainfall in August: 0mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (122mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is August (0mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Chios, Greece
  • Average rainfall days in August: 5 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are January and December (12 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is June (3 days).

Average sea temperature in August - Chios, Greece
  • Average sea temperature in August: 24.6°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (24.6°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is March (15.9°C).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Chios, Greece
  • Average daylight in August: 13.6h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.8h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.5h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 13h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 14h).
Months with least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 5).

Average UV index in August - Chios, Greece
  • Average UV index in August: 9

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 10).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 2).