Maleme
Greece
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Maleme, Greece

The last month of the summer, August, is also a moderately hot month in Maleme, Greece, with average temperature varying between 29°C (84.2°F) and 21°C (69.8°F).
The ideal sea water temperature of 25°C (77°F) and 2mm (0.1") of accumulated rainfall make August the best time for swimming and other water activities.

Temperature

The warmest months are July and August, with an average high-temperature of 29°C (84.2°F).

Rainfall

Months with the least rainfall are July and August with 2mm (0.1") of accumulated rain.

Sea temperature

August is the month with the warmest seawater, with an average sea temperature of 25°C (77°F).
Note: For any water activity, surface water temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are considered as excellent and extremely pleasant for lengthened periods.

Daylight

In August, the average length of the day in Maleme is 13.5h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Maleme is 12h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in August is 9. A UV Index reading of 8 to 10 represents a very high health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: In August, the average maximum UV index of 9 translate into the following recommendations:
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. 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. Even on cloudy days, a sunscreen with a minimum 30 sun protection factor should be generously applied and frequently re-applied, including after every swim or outdoor exercise. Caution! The reflection of sand and water significantly increases the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What are the warmest months in Maleme?

July and August, with an average high-temperature of 29°C (84.2°F), are warmest months in Maleme, Greece.

What is the temperature in August in Maleme?

In August, in Maleme, Greece, the average high-temperature is 29°C (84.2°F), and the average low-temperature is 21°C (69.8°F).

How much does it rain in Maleme in August?

During August, Maleme regularly aggregates up to 2mm (0.1") of precipitation.

What is the driest month in Maleme?

July and August are months with the least rain in Maleme when 2mm (0.1") of rain is typically aggregated.

What month is the sea warmest in Maleme?

August is the month with the warmest seawater, with an average sea temperature of 25°C (77°F).

What is the water temperature in August in Maleme?

In Maleme, Greece, in August, the average water temperature is 25°C (77°F). 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.

How many hours of daylight does Maleme have in August?

In Maleme, the average length of the day in August is 13.5h.

How many hours of sunshine does Maleme have in August?

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

What is the UV index reading in August in Maleme?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Maleme is 9. A UV Index estimate of 8 to 10 represents a very high hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Maleme, Greece
  • Average high temperature in August: 29°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (29°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January and February (14°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 21°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (21°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and February (8°C).

Average rainfall in August - Maleme, Greece
  • Average rainfall in August: 2mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (137mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are July and August (2mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Maleme, Greece
  • Average rainfall days in August: 0 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are January and December (13 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are July and August (0 days).

Average sea temperature in August - Maleme, Greece
  • Average sea temperature in August: 25°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (25°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are February and March (15°C).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Maleme, Greece
  • Average daylight in August: 13.5h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.5h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.8h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 12h

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

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

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