Map of Athens in Greece
Athens is the capital of Greece in Europe.
Best time to visit Athens
The best time to visit Athens will be when the average temperatures are at a comfortable level (between 20°C / 68.0°F and 30°C / 86.0°F on average) which is during months June, July, August and September. Other great months to visit Athens are March, April, May, October, November and December when the average temperatures are a little cooler but still between a pleasant 10°C / 50.0°F and 20°C / 68.0°F. If you don't mind bringing a coat, you might also enjoy visiting Athens during January and February but average temperatures are fairly cool (between 0°C / 32.0°F and 10°C / 50.0°F).
The warmest time of year in Athens is in July when it is 27.15°C / 80.9°F on average, but could get up to 33.5°C / 92.3°F maximum. On the other hand, the coldest time of year in Athens is in January when it is 8.85°C / 47.9°F on average, but could get down to 5.2°C / 47.9°F minimum.
Athens Climate Chart
Below are the climate charts for Athens which resides in Greece.
The first table is for the average temperatures across the year in degrees Celsius. The cells that are BLUE show the coldest months and the cells that are PINK show the hottest months.
This second table is for the average temperatures across the year in degrees Fahrenheit. Cells in BLUE are the coldest months and cells in PINK are the hottest months.
This table is for the amount of rainfall (both in millimetres and inches) and number of rainy days in Athens throughout the year.
Athens Climate Graph
Below is the climate graph for Athens. It shows both the average temperatures throughout the year in degrees Celsius and also the average total rainfall in millimetres.
Below is the climate graph for Athens with both the average temperatures throughout the year in degrees Fahrenheit and also the average total rainfall in inches.
Climate in May in Athens
In May the average temperature in Athens is likely to be around 24.65°C / 76.4°F, but could peak at 31.1°C / 88.0°F or dip down to 18.2°C / 64.8°F occasionally. The average amount of rain expected next month is approximately 10.6 millimetres (0.4 inches) across an average of 3.7 days. This gives the probability of rain on any 1 day during May of around 11.9%.
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