Platanias
Greece
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Platanias, Greece

August, the last month of the summer, in Platanias, is also a moderately hot month, with average temperature ranging between max 29°C (84.2°F) and min 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 in Platanias are July and August, with an average high-temperature of 29°C (84.2°F).

Rainfall

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

Sea temperature

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

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine in August is 12h.

UV index

In Platanias, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 9. A UV Index value of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 9 in August transform into the following instructions:
Take extra precautions. Fair-skinned individuals may get burned in less than 10 minutes. 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. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects. 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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is significantly increased by the reflection of the water and sand.

What are the warmest months in Platanias?

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

What is the temperature in August in Platanias?

In Platanias, in August, 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 Platanias in August?

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

What is the driest month in Platanias?

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

What month is the sea warmest in Platanias?

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

What is the sea water temperature in August in Platanias?

In Platanias, the average seawater temperature in August is 25°C (77°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 Platanias have in August?

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

How long on average sun shines in August in Platanias?

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

What is the UV index reading in August in Platanias?

The average daily maximum UV index in August is 9. A UV Index reading of 8 to 10 represents a very high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Platanias, 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 - Platanias, 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 - Platanias, 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 June, July and August (0 days).

Average sea temperature in August - Platanias, 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 - Platanias, 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 - Platanias, 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).