Weather in Crete, Greece in July

So you're interested in going to Crete, Greece in July

July is a hot and extremely dry time for sunbathing in Crete. July is a good month for swimming in Crete with warm sea temperatures. Consider visiting Crete in the months of June, July, August, September, for the best beach weather. Also consider one of our other suggestions for July.

Temperature in Crete in July

The average maximum temperature in Crete in July is 30°. The average maximum temperature is 28° in the previous month and 30° in the next month.

The average temperature in Crete in July is 26°. The average temperature ranges is 24° in the previous month and 26° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Crete in July is 23°. The minimum temperature is 20° in the previous month and 23° in the next month.

Sunshine in Crete in July

The average day light hours per day in Crete in July are 14.3 and there are 12.3 hours of sunshine per day on average during July making it a extremely sunny and pleasant month with exceptionally long bright days.

The ultraviolet index in Crete in July is typically 10.9 during July. An ultraviolet index reading above 11 indicates an extreme risk of harm from unprotected sun exposure. Unprotected skin risks burning in less than 10 minutes. Take all precautions because unprotected skin and eyes can burn in minutes. Tanning will be safest before 10am and after 4pm but only with a good application of sun screen. For those with sensitive skin stay in the shade and wear protective clothing, a wide-brimmed hat, and UV-blocking sunglasses. Generously apply broad spectrum SPF 30+ sunscreen every 2 hours, even on cloudy days. Watch out for relections from water that may increase ultraviolet exposure.

Sea Temperature in Crete in July

The average sea water temperature in Crete in July is 23.8° which is warm and pleasant for relaxing and swimming for long periods.

Rainfall in Crete in July

The average total rainfall in Crete in July is 0.4cm and on average there are 0.1 rainy days in July making it an extremely dry time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Crete in July

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Crete in July is 21° which is somewhat uncomfortable for most people in cities but fine on a beach. The dew point is 19° in the previous month and 22° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Crete in July is typically 78.3%. The maximum relative humidity is 81.2% in the previous month and 80.2% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Crete in July is typically 60.8%. The average relative humidity is 62.3% in the previous month and 63.1% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Crete in July

The average maximum wind speed in Crete in July is typically 30kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 27kmh in the previous month and 29kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Crete in July is typically 16kmh. The average wind speed is 14kmh in the previous month and 15kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Crete in July is from the North West.

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