Lefkada
Greece
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Lefkada, Greece

A ship docked on the glorious white sandy beach of Katsiki, with people having fun, and a view of the mountainous region up above
A ship docked on the glorious white sandy beach of Katsiki, with people having fun, and a view of the mountainous region up above
August, the last month of the summer, in Lefkada, is another tropical month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 19°C (66.2°F) and an average high of 31°C (87.8°F).

Temperature

The warmest months are July and August, with an average high-temperature of 31°C (87.8°F).

Rainfall

In Lefkada, during August, the rain falls for 3 days and regularly aggregates up to 16mm (0.6") of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Lefkada, Greece, there are 108 rainfall days, and 1060mm (41.7") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

August is the month with the warmest seawater in Lefkada, Greece, with an average sea temperature of 25.8°C (78.4°F). Water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) is regarded as very warm and enjoyable by all. With these temperatures, water activities are pleasurable, without feeling uncomfortable for prolonged periods.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In August, the average sunshine in Lefkada is 12h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Lefkada is 8. A UV Index estimate of 8 to 10 represents a very high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
In August, the average maximum UV index of 8 translate into the following recommendations:
Take special precautions, as unprotected eyes and skin can be burned and damaged quickly. The Sun's UV radiation is most powerful between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. To the extent possible, limit exposure to the direct sun during these hours. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun. Caution! The reflection of sand and water significantly increases the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the warmest month in Lefkada?

Warmest months in Lefkada, Greece, are July and August, with an average high-temperature of 31°C (87.8°F).

What is the temperature in August in Lefkada?

The average high-temperature, in August, in Lefkada, is 31°C (87.8°F), while the average low-temperature is 19°C (66.2°F).

How many days does it rain in August in Lefkada?

In Lefkada, in August, it is raining for 3 days, with typically 16mm (0.6") of accumulated precipitation.

When is the sea warmest in Lefkada?

With an average sea temperature of 25.8°C (78.4°F), August is the month with the warmest seawater in Lefkada. For swimming, diving, and other water activities, temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are perceived as very enjoyable and pleasurable for prolonged periods without feeling uncomfortable.

What is the water temperature in August in Lefkada?

In Lefkada, Greece, in August, the average water temperature is 25.8°C (78.4°F). Water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) is regarded as very warm and enjoyable by all. With these temperatures, water activities are pleasurable, without feeling uncomfortable for prolonged periods.

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

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

How long on average sun shines in August in Lefkada?

In August, the average sunshine is 12h.

What is the UV index intensity in August in Lefkada?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index is 8. A UV Index estimate of 8 to 10 represents a very high health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Lefkada, Greece
  • Average high temperature in August: 31°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (31°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (13°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 19°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (19°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (5°C).

Average rainfall in August - Lefkada, Greece
  • Average rainfall in August: 16mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (186mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (9mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Lefkada, Greece
  • Average rainfall days in August: 3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (14 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are July and August (3 days).

Average sea temperature in August - Lefkada, Greece
  • Average sea temperature in August: 25.8°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (25.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (15.4°C).

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.9h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.5h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 12h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 13h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 4h).

Average UV index in August - Lefkada, Greece
  • Average UV index in August: 8

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 9).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 2).