Mikonos
Greece
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Mikonos, Greece

A clear view of the cityscape and seascape of Mikonos City in Greece, with the view of a windmill
A clear view of the cityscape and seascape of Mikonos City in Greece, with the view of a windmill
August, the last month of the summer, in Mikonos, is also a moderately hot month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 21°C (69.8°F) and an average high of 27°C (80.6°F).
The ideal sea water temperature of 25.3°C (77.5°F) and only 2 rainfall days, with 3mm (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 27°C (80.6°F).

Rainfall

The month with the least rainfall in Mikonos is August when the rain falls for 2 days and typically collects 3mm (0.1") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

The month with the warmest seawater is August, with an average sea temperature of 25.3°C (77.5°F).
Note: 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.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Mikonos is 13h.

UV index

In Mikonos, the average daily maximum UV index is 9. A UV Index of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health risk from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 9 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 strength of the UV rays is significantly increased by the reflection of the water and sand.

What are the warmest months in Mikonos?

Warmest months in Mikonos are July and August, with an average high-temperature of 27°C (80.6°F).

What is the temperature in August in Mikonos?

In Mikonos, in August, the average high-temperature is 27°C (80.6°F), and the average low-temperature is 21°C (69.8°F).

How many days does it rain in August in Mikonos?

In Mikonos, Greece, in August, during 2 rainfall days, 3mm (0.1") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the driest month in Mikonos?

The month with the least rainfall in Mikonos is August when the rain falls for 2 days and typically collects 3mm (0.1") of precipitation.

When is the sea warmest in Mikonos?

With an average sea temperature of 25.3°C (77.5°F), August is the month with the warmest seawater in Mikonos, Greece.

How warm is the water in August in Mikonos?

In Mikonos, the average seawater temperature in August is 25.3°C (77.5°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.

How many hours of daylight does Mikonos have in August?

The average length of the day in August is 13.6h.

How long on average sun shines in August in Mikonos?

In August, the average sunshine in Mikonos is 13h.

What is the UV index reading in August in Mikonos?

In Mikonos, the average daily maximum UV index in August 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 - Mikonos, Greece
  • Average high temperature in August: 27°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (27°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (12°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 (7°C).

Average rainfall in August - Mikonos, Greece
  • Average rainfall in August: 3mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (102mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is August (3mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Mikonos, Greece
  • Average rainfall days in August: 2 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are January and December (11 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is June (1 days).

Average sea temperature in August - Mikonos, Greece
  • Average sea temperature in August: 25.3°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (25.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (15.9°C).

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.7h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.6h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 13h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 14h).
The month with least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 4h).

Average UV index in August - Mikonos, 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).