Beach Weather in Balos Lagoon, Crete, Greece

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BALOS LAGOON, CRETE, GREECE BEACH WEATHER MONTHLY AVERAGES
Best
Best
Best
Best
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Sea
16°
 
Sea
16°
 
Sea
16°
 
Sea
16°
 
Sea
18°
 
Sea
22°
Swim
Sea
24°
Swim
Sea
25°
Swim
Sea
25°
Swim
Sea
24°
Swim
Sea
21°
Swim
Sea
18°
 
BALOS LAGOON, CRETE, GREECE BEACH WEATHER FORECAST
Fri 24th May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
19° 18° 16° 23° 24° 24° 23° 19°
0% 33% 0% 0% 14% 0% 0% 1%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
Sat 25th May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
16° 17° 18° 23° 25° 24° 23° 18°
3% 2% 84% 13% 15% 11% 21% 9%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
Sun 26th May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
16° 17° 18° 21° 22° 21° 20° 17°
14% 13% 70% 11% 5% 13% 5% 6%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
Mon 27th May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
15° 14° 14° 18° 18° 20° 19° 14°
7% 73% 66% 75% 77% 9% 5% 0%
0.0mm 0.2mm 0.1mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
19°
19°
19°
19°
19°
19°
19°
19°
Tue 28th May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
13° 12° 13° 21° 22° 22° 21° 18°
0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 1% 5%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
Wed 29th May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
16° 16° 18° 23° 24° 23° 21° 18°
10% 10% 6% 5% 5% 18% 30% 2%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
Thu 30th May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
17° 16° 18° 23° 26° 26° 23° 20°
4% 39% 68% 6% 6% 4% 7% 14%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
Fri 24th May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
16
kmh
12
kmh
6
kmh
10
kmh
16
kmh
11
kmh
4
kmh
2
kmh
1.2m
1.1m
0.8m
0.7m
0.5m
0.6m
0.4m
0.2m
1.0s 1.0s 5.6s 5.5s 5.3s 5.2s 5.0s 5.0s
Sat 25th May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
4
kmh
9
kmh
14
kmh
19
kmh
19
kmh
18
kmh
14
kmh
13
kmh
0.2m
0.3m
0.5m
0.6m
0.6m
0.6m
0.5m
0.4m
4.8s 4.8s 5.0s 4.7s 4.4s 4.2s 4.0s 2.9s
Sun 26th May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
10
kmh
13
kmh
17
kmh
21
kmh
23
kmh
18
kmh
12
kmh
9
kmh
0.5m
0.5m
0.6m
1.1m
1.0m
1.0m
1.1m
1.1m
3.3s 3.5s 3.9s 3.9s 3.9s 3.9s 3.9s 3.9s
Mon 27th May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
19
kmh
31
kmh
31
kmh
31
kmh
21
kmh
20
kmh
15
kmh
8
kmh
0.9m
0.9m
1.0m
1.1m
1.2m
0.5m
1.2m
1.1m
4.4s 4.6s 4.8s 4.8s 4.8s 5.7s 5.5s 5.5s
Tue 28th May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
3
kmh
6
kmh
4
kmh
11
kmh
13
kmh
8
kmh
3
kmh
9
kmh
1.0m
0.8m
0.7m
0.6m
0.6m
0.5m
0.4m
0.3m
5.5s 5.3s 5.0s 4.5s 4.0s 3.9s 3.8s 3.6s
Wed 29th May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
13
kmh
14
kmh
15
kmh
20
kmh
20
kmh
20
kmh
17
kmh
18
kmh
0.4m
0.4m
0.2m
0.3m
0.3m
0.3m
0.5m
1.0m
3.5s 3.4s 2.9s 3.4s 3.7s 3.7s 3.7s 3.7s
Thu 30th May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
19
kmh
18
kmh
21
kmh
26
kmh
29
kmh
28
kmh
21
kmh
21
kmh
1.0m
1.0m
1.0m
1.0m
1.0m
1.1m
1.1m
1.1m
3.7s 3.7s 3.7s 3.7s 3.7s 3.7s 3.7s 3.7s
Fri 24th May
1:58 AM 8:12 AM 2:29 PM 8:23 PM
0.20 0.00 0.10 0.10
Sat 25th May
2:36 AM 8:48 AM 3:09 PM 9:00 PM
0.20 0.00 0.10 0.10
Sun 26th May
3:18 AM 9:26 AM 3:52 PM 9:41 PM
0.10 0.00 0.10 0.10
Mon 27th May
4:04 AM 10:08 AM 4:39 PM 10:29 PM
0.10 0.00 0.10 0.10
Tue 28th May
4:55 AM 10:57 AM 5:32 PM 11:25 PM
0.10 0.10 0.10 0.10
Wed 29th May
5:53 AM 11:57 AM 6:30 PM
0.10 0.10 0.10
Thu 30th May
12:37 AM 6:57 AM 1:11 PM 7:33 PM
0.20 0.00 0.20 0.10
Fri 24th May
24°
0.0mm
13kmh NNE
6%
Sat 25th May
25°
0.0mm
17kmh NE
19%
Sun 26th May
22°
0.0mm
19kmh NE
17%
Mon 27th May
20°
0.3mm
13kmh NNE
39%
Tue 28th May
23°
0.0mm
13kmh NNE
0%
Wed 29th May
24°
0.0mm
18kmh NW
10%
Thu 30th May
26°
0.0mm
23kmh WNW
18%
Fri 31st May
25°
0.0mm
13kmh NNW
4%
Sat 1st June
24°
0.0mm
13kmh WSW
1%
Sun 2nd June
26°
0.0mm
12kmh NNE
0%
Mon 3rd June
27°
0.0mm
12kmh NNE
0%
Tue 4th June
27°
0.0mm
9kmh N
0%
Wed 5th June
26°
0.0mm
12kmh NNW
0%
Thu 6th June
27°
0.0mm
6kmh NW
0%

In the next 14 days average maximum daily temperatures will be 25° which is warm and pleasant for sunbathing. The average water temperature will be 17° which is cool for swimming, shorty wetsuit may help you extend your time in the water. There will be no rainy days at all. Average cloud cover will be 8%.

If you are sailing, windsurfing, fishing, surfing etc. in Balos Lagoon don't forget to check the tide and wind and wave conditions

Taking a Holiday at Balos Lagoon, Crete, Greece

Balos Lagoon is a stunning beach located on the northwest coast of Crete, Greece. Known for its turquoise waters and unique landscape, this remote paradise is a must-visit destination for beach enthusiasts. Accessible by car or boat, Balos Lagoon offers an unforgettable holiday experience for those looking to unwind and enjoy the beauty of the Mediterranean.

Beach Type

Balos Lagoon features a mix of soft white sand and pink sand, which is due to crushed shells. The crystal-clear shallow waters make it an ideal spot for families with young children or those who simply want to relax in the warm sea. Although there isn't a reef or rocky area directly at the main beach, there are rocks on either side of the lagoon that offer interesting snorkeling opportunities as well as a chance to discover marine life.

Beach Activities

Some of the popular activities at Balos Lagoon include:

  1. Swimming and sunbathing: The calm waters and fine sand make this an excellent spot for swimming and soaking up some sun.
  2. Snorkeling: While there isn't a reef directly at the main beach, visitors can snorkel around nearby rocks to explore marine life.
  3. Photography: The unique landscape and vibrant colors make Balos Lagoon a photographer's dream.
  4. Hiking: There's a short hike from the parking area down to Balos Lagoon that offers stunning views of the surrounding area.
  5. Boat trips: Several boat tours are available from nearby Kissamos port that take visitors to Balos Lagoon and other beaches such as Gramvousa Island.

Accommodations

There are no hotels or resorts directly at Balos Lagoon as it's a protected natural area; however, accommodations can be found in nearby towns such as Kissamos, Kaliviani, or Falassarna.

Areas to Stay In

  1. Kissamos: This coastal town is the closest to Balos Lagoon and offers a variety of accommodations, including hotels, guesthouses, and apartments. It's also the departure point for boat tours to Balos Lagoon and Gramvousa Island.
  2. Kaliviani: A small traditional village located near Kissamos, Kaliviani is an excellent choice for those looking for a more authentic Cretan experience while still being close to Balos Lagoon.
  3. Falassarna: Known for its beautiful beaches, Falassarna is another great option for those who want to explore more of Crete's stunning coastlines while visiting Balos Lagoon.

Beach Amenities

Although Balos Lagoon is relatively remote and unspoiled, it offers some basic amenities for visitors:

  • Sunbeds and umbrellas for rent
  • A small canteen selling snacks and drinks
  • Toilets and changing facilities
  • A beach bar

Keep in mind that it's essential to bring your own supplies such as water, sunscreen, and snacks if you're planning on spending the day at this remarkable beach destination.

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