August weather forecast and climate
Skopelos, Greece

Weather in August

The last month of the summer, August, is also a moderately hot month in Skopelos, Greece, with average temperature ranging between max 27°C (80.6°F) and min 24.8°C (76.6°F).

Temperature

With an average high-temperature of 27°C (80.6°F) and an average low-temperature of 24.8°C (76.6°F), August is the warmest month.

Heat index

The average heat index is estimated at 28.5°C (83.3°F). Exhaustion is likely with prolonged exposure and activity. Sustaining activity may result in heat cramps.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'apparent temperature', 'feels like', 'real feel', or 'felt air temperature', is what the temperature feels like to the human body when the air temperature is combined with the relative humidity. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (wind, metabolic differences, pregnancy). Be aware that direct exposure to sunlight increases heat impact, and may raise the heat index additionally, by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are particularly important for children. Young children are generally more endangered than adults, as they usually less sweat. And also, due to larger skin surface relative to their small bodies and higher heat production as a result of their activity.

Humidity

July through September, with an average relative humidity of 66%, are the least humid months.

Rainfall

The month with the least rainfall in Skopelos is August when the rain falls for 7.1 days and typically collects 17mm (0.67") of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Skopelos snow does not fall in February through December.

Sea temperature

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

Sunshine

With an average of 11.9h of sunshine, August has the most sunshine of the year in Skopelos.

UV index

July and August, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: In August, the average maximum UV index of 7 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions and adopt sun safety practices. Protection against sunburn is obliged. 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. Beware! The reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.
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FAQ

What is the warmest month in Skopelos?

With an average high-temperature of 27°C (80.6°F) and an average low-temperature of 24.8°C (76.6°F), August is the warmest month in Skopelos, Greece.

What is the temperature in August in Skopelos?

The average high-temperature, in August, in Skopelos, Greece, is 27°C (80.6°F), while the average low-temperature is 24.8°C (76.6°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'feels like'), that combines air temperature and relative humidity, in August is appraised at 28.5°C (83.3°F).

What is the least humid month in Skopelos?

July through September, with an average relative humidity of 66%, are the least humid months.

What is the average humidity in August in Skopelos?

In August, the average relative humidity in Skopelos is 66%.

How much does it rain in Skopelos in August?

In Skopelos, Greece, in August, during 7.1 rainfall days, 17mm (0.67") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the driest month in Skopelos?

The month with the least rainfall is August when the rain falls for 7.1 days and typically collects 17mm (0.67") of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Skopelos?

February through December are months without snowfall in Skopelos, Greece.

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

The month with the warmest seawater in Skopelos, Greece, is August, with an average sea temperature of 26.3°C (79.3°F).

How warm is the water in August in Skopelos?

In Skopelos, the average seawater temperature in August is 26.3°C (79.3°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 Skopelos have in August?

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

What month has the most sunshine in Skopelos?

With an average of 11.9h of sunshine, August has the most sunshine of the year in Skopelos.

How many hours of sunshine does Skopelos have in August?

In Skopelos, the average sunshine in August is 11.9h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Skopelos?

July and August, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index in Skopelos.

What is the UV index reading in August in Skopelos?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index is 7. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in August
Skopelos, Greece

Average temperature in August - Skopelos, Greece
  • Average high temperature in August: 27°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (27°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (11.8°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 24.8°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (24.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (9.3°C).

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Average pressure in August
Skopelos, Greece

Average pressure in August - Skopelos, Greece
  • Average pressure in August: 1013mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is December (1018.7mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is July (1011.8mbar).

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Average wind speed in August
Skopelos, Greece

Average wind speed in August - Skopelos, Greece
  • Average wind speed in August: 15.2km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (20.7km/h).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are June and July (13.1km/h).

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Average humidity in August
Skopelos, Greece

Average humidity in August - Skopelos, Greece
  • Average humidity in August: 66%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January, February and November (71%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are July, August and September (66%).

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Average rainfall in August
Skopelos, Greece

Average rainfall in August - Skopelos, Greece
  • Average rainfall in August: 17mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is February (62mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is August (17mm).

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Average rainfall days in August
Skopelos, Greece

Average rainfall days in August - Skopelos, Greece
  • Average rainfall days in August: 7.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (14.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is July (6.6 days).

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Average snowfall in August
Skopelos, Greece

Average snowfall in August - Skopelos, Greece
  • Average snowfall in August: 0mm

The month with the highest snowfall is January (2mm).
Months with the least snowfall are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (0mm).

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Average snowfall days in August
Skopelos, Greece

Average snowfall days in August - Skopelos, Greece
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (0.3 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (0 days).

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Average sea temperature in August
Skopelos, Greece

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).

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Average daylight in August /
Average sunshine in August
Skopelos, Greece

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 the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.5h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 11.9h

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 11.9h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 4.9h).

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Average sunshine days in August
Skopelos, Greece

Average sunshine days in August - Skopelos, Greece
  • Average sunshine days in August: 21.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is July (22.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (13.5 days).

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Average UV index in August
Skopelos, Greece

Average UV index in August - Skopelos, Greece
  • Average UV index in August: 7

Months with the highest UV index are July and August (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February and December (UV index 3).

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Average cloud cover in August
Skopelos, Greece

Average cloud cover in August - Skopelos, Greece
  • Average cloud cover in August: 10

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 48).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 10).

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Average visibility in August
Skopelos, Greece

Average visibility in August - Skopelos, Greece
  • Average visibility in August: 10km

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (10km).

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