Best Time to Visit Zakynthos

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On this page, you will find information about the climate and the best time to visit Zakynthos. We created climate tables and charts for the location of Zakynthos. These contain details about temperatures, precipitation and more.

Furthermore, we analyzed all climate data and provide a recommendation about which months are best to visit Zakynthos for your holiday.

Climate Overview

Thermometer Symbol 8 °C to 31 °C
Waves Symbol 16 °C to 26 °C
Rainy Cloud Symbol 0.25.91 in (2 – 13 Days of Rain)
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Best Time to Visit Zakynthos: Overview

JanuaryJan
MaximumMax. 14 °C
FebruaryFeb
TemperaturesTemp. up to 15 °C
Water max. 16 °C
MarchMar
TemperaturesTemp. up to 16 °C
AprilApr
TemperaturesTemp. up to 20 °C
MayMay
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NovemberNov
TemperaturesTemp. up to 19 °C
DecemberDec
TemperaturesTemp. up to 16 °C

Climate Chart Zakynthos

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Source of Data: German Weather Service (Offenbach) and Wikipedia

Climate Table Zakynthos

In the following, you will find the climate table for Zakynthos, containing information about Temperatures, Precipitation, Water Temperatures, and Hours of Sunshine.

Temperatures, Precipitation, Sunshine

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Day Temperature14°15°16°20°25°28°31°31°28°23°19°16°
Night Temperature10°12°16°19°20°21°19°16°12°10°
Water Temperature17°16°17°18°20°23°25°26°25°23°21°19°
Precipitation (inch)4.763.663.071.850.630.280.20.431.025.25.475.91
Rainy days12109742235111113
Hours of Sunshine4578101212119744
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Temperatures
The annual average temperature is 18.3 °C.

For comparison: London 11 °C, NYC 12 °C, LA 17.9 °C

Warmest month: August (26 °C)
Coldest month: January (11 °C)

The maximum water temperature is 26 °C. You can take a bath at these temperatures.

Months with water temperature of at least 17 °C (Limited bathing is possible):
all except February

Months with water temperature of at least 21 °C (adequate for beach vacation):
June, July, August, September, October, and November

Precipitation
Overall annual precipitation: 32.48 inch on 89 rainy days

For comparison: London 24.06 in, NYC 41.57 in, LA 12.01 in

There is no rainy season (months with more than 6.9 in of precipitation).

You cannot expect snow in any month.

Sunshine
As our climate table shows, June is the sunniest month with an average of 12 hours of sunshine per day. Over the year, there are 7.8 hours of sunshine per day on average. For comparison: London has 4.1, NYC has 7 and LA has 8.9 hours of sunshine per day on average.

Popular Activities

More attractions

Zakynthos: Turtle Spotting Cruise on a Glass-Bottom Boat | Zakynthos: Island Day Trip with Turtles, Swimming, and Caves | Zakynthos: Half-Day Trip to Marathonisi and Keri Caves | From Porto Vromi: Shipwreck Beach Private Boat Cruise | Zakynthos: 6-Hour Shipwreck and Blue Caves Bus Tour | Porto Vromi: Navagio Beach & Blue Caves Private Boat Tour | Private Tour of Navagio Shipwreck Beach and the Blue Caves |

Current Weather and Forecast

Current Weather in Zakynthos
broken clouds     broken clouds, 12.9 °C
Clouds: 75 %       Wind: 7 mph S
Air Pressure: 1012 hPa       Humidity: 77 %
Last updated: 5th Dec 2021, 06:18 pm
The next days …
6th Dec 20217th Dec 20218th Dec 20219th Dec 202110th Dec 202111th Dec 2021
heavy intensity rain11 °C to 16 °Cmoderate rain11 °C to 13 °Csky is clear12 °C to 13 °Clight rain13 °C to 17 °Cmoderate rain12 °C to 15 °Clight rain14 °C to 15 °C
11 °C to 16 °C11 °C to 13 °C12 °C to 13 °C13 °C to 17 °C12 °C to 15 °C14 °C to 15 °C
Clouds: 96 %Clouds: 100 %Clouds: 7 %Clouds: 35 %Clouds: 100 %Clouds: 98 %
1.15 in of rain0.78 in of rainNo Precipitation0.06 in of rain0.64 in of rain0.23 in of rain
Weather information provided by OpenWeatherMap. (CC BY-SA)
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Greece: Regions

Zakynthos is part of the holiday destination Greece. We analyzed the climate for additional regions, in order to provide you with information about the best time to visit and the expected holiday weather:

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