Greece Climatic Classifications

CodeDescriptionGroupNumber of states/regionsStates/regions
CsaMediterranean, hot summerTemperate9 Attica Central Greece Crete Epirus Ionian Islands Mount Athos Northern Aegean Southern Aegean Thessaly
CsbMediterranean, warm summerTemperate3 Eastern Macedonia and Thrace Peloponnese Western Greece
CfaHumid subtropical, no dry seasonTemperate1 Central Macedonia
CfbMarine west coast, warm summerTemperate1 Western Macedonia

Summary: Most regions (9) in Greece lie in the Mediterranean, hot summer climate zone (Köppen: Csa). The mean average of annual temperatures range from a high of 19.62°C (67.32°F) in Crete to a low of 13.49°C (56.28°F) in Western Macedonia.

Climate Greece: Weather By Month

MonthJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepNovOctDecYear
Record high °C (°F)14.09(57.36)14.86(58.75)16.11(61.0)19.23(66.61)23.54(74.37)28.27(82.89)31.95(89.51)33.06(91.51)27.66(81.79)23.0(73.4)19.21(66.58)15.84(60.51)33.06(91.51)
Average high °C (°F)9.59(49.26)11.33(52.39)13.89(57.0)17.45(63.41)21.75(71.15)26.05(78.89)29.03(84.25)29.6(85.28)25.61(78.1)20.33(68.59)15.93(60.67)11.48(52.66)19.34(66.81)
Daily mean °C (°F)7.44(45.39)9.21(48.58)11.64(52.95)15.07(59.13)19.37(66.87)23.72(74.7)26.58(79.84)26.97(80.55)23.17(73.71)18.1(64.58)13.74(56.73)9.26(48.67)17.02(62.64)
Average low °C (°F)4.5(40.1)5.88(42.58)7.45(45.41)9.88(49.78)13.68(56.62)17.66(63.79)20.27(68.49)20.9(69.62)18.12(64.62)14.22(57.6)10.7(51.26)6.45(43.61)12.48(54.46)
Record low °C (°F)-1.64(29.05)0.44(32.79)2.39(36.3)5.1(41.18)8.32(46.98)12.22(54.0)15.19(59.34)16.15(61.07)12.96(55.33)8.94(48.09)5.03(41.05)0.36(32.65)-1.64(29.05)
Average precipitation mm (inches)65.16(2.57)50.76(2.0)49.05(1.93)38.21(1.5)38.54(1.52)35.65(1.4)21.88(0.86)16.31(0.64)31.62(1.24)39.67(1.56)50.53(1.99)62.35(2.45)41.64(1.64)
Average precipitation days (≥ 1.0 mm)8.738.598.866.788.037.784.213.645.395.976.557.986.88
Average relative humidity (%)75.8975.9872.9168.9766.9163.5458.5656.3262.0868.3774.2174.568.19
Mean monthly sunshine hours7.188.5610.1912.2513.7314.1714.1813.6211.478.897.817.3710.78

Greece Climate Graph

Greece

Greece’s Cities by Temperature

Greece’s states/regions ranking by average yearly temperature:

Crete
19.62°C | 67.32°F
Ionian Islands
19.54°C | 67.17°F
Attica
19.0°C | 66.2°F
Southern Aegean
18.96°C | 66.13°F
Northern Aegean
18.51°C | 65.32°F
Western Greece
17.82°C | 64.08°F
Central Macedonia
17.37°C | 63.27°F
Mount Athos
17.17°C | 62.91°F
Thessaly
16.26°C | 61.27°F
Eastern Macedonia and Thrace
15.86°C | 60.55°F
Central Greece
15.44°C | 59.79°F
Peloponnese
15.33°C | 59.59°F
Epirus
13.95°C | 57.11°F
Western Macedonia
13.49°C | 56.28°F

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