Weather in Crete, Greece in September

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September is a hot and very dry time for sunbathing in Crete. September 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 September.

Temperature in Crete in September

The average maximum temperature in Crete in September is 27°. The average maximum temperature is 30° in the previous month and 24° in the next month.

The average temperature in Crete in September is 24°. The average temperature ranges is 26° in the previous month and 20° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Crete in September is 20°. The minimum temperature is 23° in the previous month and 17° in the next month.

Sunshine in Crete in September

The average day light hours per day in Crete in September are 12.4 and there are 10.4 hours of sunshine per day on average during September making it a very sunny and pleasant month with long bright days.

The ultraviolet index in Crete in September is typically 7.9 during September. An ultraviolet index reading of 8 to 10 indicates a very high risk of harm from unprotected sun exposure. Unprotected skin risks burning in less than 15 minutes. Take extra precautions because unprotected skin and eyes will be damaged and can burn quickly. 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 September

The average sea water temperature in Crete in September is 24.7° which is warm and pleasant for relaxing and swimming for long periods.

Rainfall in Crete in September

The average total rainfall in Crete in September is 1.7cm and on average there are 3.1 rainy days in September making it a very dry time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Crete in September

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Crete in September is 20° which is somewhat uncomfortable for most people in cities but fine on a beach. The dew point is 22° in the previous month and 17° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Crete in September is typically 83.3%. The maximum relative humidity is 80.2% in the previous month and 86% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Crete in September is typically 67.2%. The average relative humidity is 63.1% in the previous month and 70.6% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Crete in September

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

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

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

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