Megalochori
Greece
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Megalochori, Greece

The last month of the summer, August, is another warm month in Megalochori, Greece, with temperature in the range of an average low of 22°C (71.6°F) and an average high of 27°C (80.6°F).

Temperature

In Megalochori, the average high-temperature in August is almost the same as in July - a still warm 27°C (80.6°F). In August, the average low-temperature is 22°C (71.6°F).

Rainfall

July and August are months with the least rain when the rain falls for 1 days and typically aggregates up to 1mm (0") of rain.

Sea temperature

The month with the warmest seawater is August, with an average sea temperature of 24°C (75.2°F). A person's cold intolerance, with sunshine, wind, and air temperature, are essential factors for enjoying swimming in 24°C (75.2°F) water. (FYI: The Olympic swimming competition requires a water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 28°C (82.4°F).)

Daylight

The average length of the day in Megalochori is 13.5h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Megalochori is 12h.

UV index

In Megalochori, the average daily maximum UV index is 9. A UV Index of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
The daily maximum UV index of 9 in August interpret into the following advice:
Take extra precautions. Fair-skinned individuals may get burned in less than 10 minutes. 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. Protect yourself by liberally applying a sunscreen of at least 30 SPF. Sunscreen prevents sunburn and decreases the damaging effects of Sun's radiation on the immune system. Beware! The reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.

What is the temperature in August in Megalochori?

In August, in Megalochori, Greece, the average high-temperature is 27°C (80.6°F), and the average low-temperature is 22°C (71.6°F).

How many days does it rain in August in Megalochori?

In Megalochori, Greece, during August, the rain falls for 1 days and regularly aggregates up to 1mm (0") of precipitation.

What is the driest month in Megalochori?

July and August are months with the least rain in Megalochori when the rain falls for 1 days and typically aggregates up to 1mm (0") of rain.

What is the month with the warmest sea water in Megalochori?

August is the month with the warmest seawater in Megalochori, with an average sea temperature of 24°C (75.2°F). 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°C (75.2°F).

What is the water temperature in August in Megalochori?

In August, the average sea temperature in Megalochori is 24°C (75.2°F). 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°C (75.2°F).

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

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

How many hours of sunshine does Megalochori have in August?

The average sunshine in August in Megalochori, Greece, is 12h.

What is the UV index intensity in August in Megalochori?

The average daily maximum UV index in August in Megalochori, Greece, is 9. A UV Index estimate of 8 to 10 represents a very high health threat from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Megalochori, Greece
  • Average high temperature in August: 27°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (28°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January and February (14°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 22°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (22°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and February (9°C).

Average rainfall in August - Megalochori, Greece
  • Average rainfall in August: 1mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (114mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are July and August (1mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Megalochori, Greece
  • Average rainfall days in August: 1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (12 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are June, July, August and September (1 days).

Average sea temperature in August - Megalochori, Greece
  • Average sea temperature in August: 24°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (24°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are February and March (15°C).

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.6h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.7h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 12h

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

Average UV index in August - Megalochori, 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).