Beach Weather in Kato Zakros Bay, Crete, Greece

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BEACH WEATHER MONTHLY AVERAGES

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Best
Best
Best
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Sea
16°
 
Sea
16°
 
Sea
16°
 
Sea
18°
 
Sea
18°
 
Sea
22°
Swim
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24°
Swim
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25°
Swim
Sea
24°
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23°
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20°
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19°
 

Beach Weather Today in Kato Zakros Bay

Today the maximum temperature will be 31° which is very warm and perfect for sunbathing. Today the water temperature will be 24° which is warm and pleasant for relaxing and swimming for long periods.

Today will be dry with no rain showers. Expect plentiful sunshine and mostly clear blue skies with an average cloud cover of 1%.

The winds will be cross-off shore and light at 14kmh from the West-Northwest. The light winds will keep the temperatures feeling fresher.

Kato Zakros Bay faces East and sunset will be over the land behind the beach at 08:27 PM. The skies should be very clear at that time, ideal for a sunset.

For Beach Weather for the next next 7 days, wind and wave conditions and tide and the next 14 days weather use the tabs below.

Beach Weather This Weekend in Kato Zakros Bay

Today - Sunday the maximum daily temperatures will be 31° which is very warm and perfect for sunbathing. Today the water temperature will be 24° which is warm and pleasant for relaxing and swimming for long periods.

Today, Sunday will be dry with no rain showers. Expect plentiful sunshine and mostly clear blue skies with an average cloud cover of 1%.

KATO ZAKROS BAY - BEACH WEATHER FORECAST

Sun 21st July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
27° 26° 27° 29° 29° 30° 29° 28°
3% 4% 1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
24°
24°
24°
24°
24°
24°
24°
24°
Mon 22nd July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
27° 26° 27° 29° 30° 30° 30° 28°
0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
24°
24°
24°
24°
24°
24°
24°
24°
Tue 23rd July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
27° 26° 26° 29° 29° 29° 28° 26°
0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
24°
24°
24°
24°
24°
24°
24°
24°
Wed 24th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
25° 25° 26° 27° 27° 28° 27° 26°
0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
24°
24°
24°
24°
24°
24°
24°
24°
Thu 25th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
26° 26° 26° 28° 29° 30° 29° 28°
0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
24°
24°
24°
24°
24°
24°
24°
24°
Fri 26th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
27° 26° 27° 28° 29° 29° 28° 27°
0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 1% 2% 0%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
24°
24°
24°
24°
24°
24°
24°
24°
Sat 27th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
27° 26° 27° 28° 29° 29° 27° 26°
0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
24°
24°
24°
24°
24°
24°
24°
24°
Sun 21st July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
12
kmh
11
kmh
4
kmh
4
kmh
13
kmh
14
kmh
11
kmh
8
kmh
0.5m
0.3m
0.1m
0.1m
0.2m
0.2m
0.2m
0.4m
3.8s 5.3s 5.3s 5.3s 5.4s 5.0s 4.7s 3.7s
Mon 22nd July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
9
kmh
5
kmh
5
kmh
9
kmh
14
kmh
16
kmh
10
kmh
8
kmh
0.2m
0.2m
0.1m
0.3m
0.2m
0.3m
0.9m
1.0m
4.1s 4.0s 4.0s 4.3s 4.6s 5.0s 5.9s 6.2s
Tue 23rd July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
7
kmh
5
kmh
4
kmh
10
kmh
10
kmh
12
kmh
1
kmh
8
kmh
0.8m
0.6m
0.5m
0.5m
0.7m
0.9m
0.9m
1.0m
5.8s 5.1s 4.7s 4.7s 5.4s 5.2s 5.5s 5.6s
Wed 24th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
8
kmh
6
kmh
10
kmh
10
kmh
11
kmh
16
kmh
17
kmh
14
kmh
0.8m
0.6m
0.6m
0.5m
0.7m
1.2m
0.8m
0.7m
5.3s 5.0s 4.7s 4.6s 5.3s 5.6s 5.6s 5.5s
Thu 25th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
14
kmh
15
kmh
13
kmh
6
kmh
8
kmh
5
kmh
13
kmh
15
kmh
0.8m
0.6m
0.6m
0.3m
0.3m
0.6m
0.3m
0.5m
5.0s 4.7s 4.5s 5.5s 5.0s 3.9s 4.7s 4.2s
Fri 26th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
26
kmh
23
kmh
27
kmh
23
kmh
27
kmh
33
kmh
27
kmh
22
kmh
0.7m
0.7m
0.7m
0.6m
0.4m
0.3m
0.5m
0.5m
4.6s 4.6s 4.8s 5.1s 5.8s 5.6s 4.9s 4.6s
Sat 27th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
22
kmh
36
kmh
57
kmh
48
kmh
56
kmh
36
kmh
27
kmh
25
kmh
0.6m
0.7m
0.7m
0.6m
0.5m
0.7m
0.7m
0.7m
4.7s 5.2s 5.9s 5.3s 4.7s 3.2s 3.4s 7.3s
Sun 21st July
1:29 AM 7:44 AM 2:01 PM 8:01 PM
0.20 0.00 0.20 0.10
Mon 22nd July
2:14 AM 8:25 AM 2:43 PM 8:44 PM
0.20 0.00 0.20 0.00
Tue 23rd July
2:59 AM 9:06 AM 3:26 PM 9:28 PM
0.30 0.00 0.30 0.00
Wed 24th July
3:44 AM 9:48 AM 4:10 PM 10:13 PM
0.30 0.00 0.30 0.00
Thu 25th July
4:31 AM 10:32 AM 4:56 PM 11:02 PM
0.20 0.00 0.30 0.10
Fri 26th July
5:19 AM 11:19 AM 5:44 PM 11:55 PM
0.20 0.10 0.20 0.10
Sat 27th July
6:11 AM 12:12 PM 6:37 PM
0.10 0.10 0.20
Sun 21st July
30°
0.0mm
6kmh WNW
1%
Mon 22nd July
30°
0.0mm
11kmh W
0%
Tue 23rd July
29°
0.0mm
9kmh W
0%
Wed 24th July
28°
0.0mm
12kmh WNW
0%
Thu 25th July
30°
0.0mm
22kmh NW
0%
Fri 26th July
28°
0.0mm
18kmh NW
0%
Sat 27th July
28°
0.0mm
41kmh NW
0%
Sun 28th July
29°
0.0mm
27kmh NW
0%
Mon 29th July
29°
0.0mm
11kmh WNW
0%
Tue 30th July
30°
0.0mm
26kmh WNW
0%
Wed 31st July
30°
0.0mm
10kmh W
0%
Thu 1st August
31°
0.0mm
14kmh WNW
0%
Fri 2nd August
31°
0.0mm
15kmh WNW
0%
Sat 3rd August
31°
0.0mm
24kmh WNW
0%

In the next 14 days average maximum daily temperatures will be 30° which is very warm and perfect for sunbathing. The average water temperature will be 24° which is warm and pleasant for relaxing and swimming for long periods. There will be no rainy days at all. Average cloud cover will be 0%.

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

Taking a Holiday at Kato Zakros Bay, Crete, Greece

Kato Zakros Bay is a beautiful beach destination located on the eastern coast of Crete, Greece. This lesser known gem offers a serene and relaxing atmosphere, perfect for those looking to escape the hustle and bustle of everyday life. With its crystal-clear waters and stunning natural surroundings, Kato Zakros Bay is an ideal spot for beach aficionados seeking tranquility and natural beauty.

Beach Type

The beach at Kato Zakros Bay is composed of coarse sand mixed with pebbles, providing a unique texture underfoot. The waters are crystal clear, making it an excellent spot for snorkeling and diving enthusiasts. The presence of rocks and a nearby reef attract a variety of marine life, making underwater exploration even more fascinating in this area.

Beach Activities

Popular beach activities at Kato Zakros Bay include:

  • Swimming: The clear waters are perfect for swimming and cooling off during the warm summer months.
  • Snorkeling: The rocky shoreline and nearby reef provide an interesting underwater landscape to explore with abundant marine life.
  • Diving: Kato Zakros Bay is known for its excellent diving spots where you can discover the diverse underwater world.
  • Hiking: There are several hiking trails in the surrounding area that offer breathtaking views of the bay and its natural beauty.
  • Relaxing: With its quiet atmosphere, Kato Zakros Bay is ideal for those seeking relaxation away from crowded tourist destinations.

Accommodations

While there are no large-scale resorts at Kato Zakros Bay, there are several smaller hotels and guesthouses in the area that cater to visitors. Some options include:

  • Terra Minoika Villas: A complex of traditional stone villas offering self-catering accommodations with stunning sea views.
  • Coral Rooms: A family-run guesthouse located steps away from the beachfront with comfortable rooms overlooking the bay.

Areas to Stay In

Kato Zakros itself is a small village with limited accommodation options. However, nearby areas such as Zakros and Xerokampos offer additional lodging choices. These areas provide a more authentic experience of Cretan life, with local restaurants and cafes to explore.

Beach Amenities

Kato Zakros Bay offers several amenities for visitors to enjoy during their stay:

  • Sunbeds and umbrellas: Available for rent along the beachfront.
  • Tavernas: A few traditional Greek tavernas are located near the beach, serving delicious local cuisine and fresh seafood.
  • Parking: Limited parking spaces are available near the beach area.
  • Restrooms: Public restrooms can be found in the vicinity of the beach.

Overall, Kato Zakros Bay is an idyllic beach destination for those seeking a peaceful holiday surrounded by pristine natural beauty. With its clear waters, diverse marine life, and tranquil atmosphere, it is well worth considering for your next vacation in Crete.

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