Weather in Karpathos, Greece in August

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August is a hot time for sunbathing in Karpathos. August is an excellent month for swimming in Karpathos with very warm sea temperatures. Consider visiting Karpathos in the months of June, July, August, September, for the best beach weather. Also consider one of our other suggestions for August.

Temperature in Karpathos in August

The average maximum temperature in Karpathos in August is 30°. The average maximum temperature is 29° in the previous month and 27° in the next month.

The average temperature in Karpathos in August is 27°. The average temperature ranges is 26° in the previous month and 25° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Karpathos in August is 24°. The minimum temperature is 24° in the previous month and 23° in the next month.

Sunshine in Karpathos in August

The average day light hours per day in Karpathos in August are 13.5 and there are 11.6 hours of sunshine per day on average during August making it a very sunny and pleasant month with long bright days.

The ultraviolet index in Karpathos in August is typically 10.1 during August. 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 Karpathos in August

The average sea water temperature in Karpathos in August is 25.4° which is warm and pleasant for relaxing and swimming for long periods.

Wind Speed in Karpathos in August

The average maximum wind speed in Karpathos in August is typically 48kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 50kmh in the previous month and 40kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Karpathos in August is typically 38kmh. The average wind speed is 40kmh in the previous month and 31kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Karpathos in August is from the North West.

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