Skopelos
Greece
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Skopelos, Greece

The last month of the summer, August, is another warm month in Skopelos, Greece, with average temperature fluctuating between 28°C (82.4°F) and 18°C (64.4°F).

Temperature

The warmest months are July and August, with an average high-temperature of 28°C (82.4°F).

Rainfall

In Skopelos, Greece, during August, the rain falls for 3 days and regularly aggregates up to 30mm (1.2") of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Skopelos, Greece, there are 80 rainfall days, and 737mm (29") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

August is the month with the warmest seawater in Skopelos, with an average sea temperature of 26.3°C (79.3°F). 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 Skopelos, the average length of the day in August is 13.7h.

Sunshine

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

UV index

In Skopelos, Greece, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 8. A UV Index value of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health risk from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
In August, the average maximum UV index of 8 translate into the following recommendations:
Take special precautions, as unprotected skin can be damaged and can burn 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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is significantly increased by the reflection of the water and sand.

What are the warmest months in Skopelos?

Warmest months in Skopelos are July and August, with an average high-temperature of 28°C (82.4°F).

What is the temperature in August in Skopelos?

In Skopelos, in August, the average high-temperature is 28°C (82.4°F), and the average low-temperature is 18°C (64.4°F).

How much does it rain in Skopelos in August?

In August, the rain falls for 3 days. Throughout August, 30mm (1.2") of precipitation is accumulated.

When is the sea warmest in Skopelos?

August is the month with the warmest seawater in Skopelos, Greece, with an average sea temperature of 26.3°C (79.3°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 warm is the water in August in Skopelos?

In Skopelos, Greece, the average seawater temperature in August is 26.3°C (79.3°F). 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.

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

In August, the average length of the day in Skopelos, Greece, is 13.7h.

How many hours of sunshine does Skopelos have in August?

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

What is the UV index intensity in August in Skopelos?

In Skopelos, Greece, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 8. A UV Index of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health threat from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Skopelos, Greece
  • Average high temperature in August: 28°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (28°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (10°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 18°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (18°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and February (4°C).

Average rainfall in August - Skopelos, Greece
  • Average rainfall in August: 30mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (121mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (22mm).

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

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (10 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are July, August and September (3 days).

Average sea temperature in August - Skopelos, Greece
  • Average sea temperature in August: 26.3°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (26.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is March (14.4°C).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Skopelos, Greece
  • Average daylight in August: 13.7h

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).
Months with least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 4).

Average UV index in August - Skopelos, 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, November and December (UV index 2).