Weather in Kefalonia, Greece in August

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Visiting Kefalonia, Greece in August

August is one of the best months to visit Kefalonia for the best beach weather. It has the most sunshine and best sunbathing and swimming conditions of the year.

August has average maximum temperatures of 31°C (87°F) which is very hot and perfect for sunbathing on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 82.7% making it very sunny and pleasant with blue skies most of the time. The hours of sunshine per day are 11.3hrs making the days very long and bright. August has total rainfall of 0.8cm (0.3inches) making it extremely dry with only very rare light showers. There are just 1.4 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of rain free clear days and rainy days are few and far between. Sea temperatures are a very warm 25°C (78°F). August is an excellent month for swimming in Kefalonia with very comfortable temperatures for bathing all day.

Also consider visiting Kefalonia in one of the other best months of June, July, September, for the best beach weather.

Also consider one of our other suggestions for August.

Can you sunbathe in Kefalonia in August?

Yes, August is a perfect time for sunbathing in Kefalonia.

August has average maximum temperatures of 31°C (87°F) which is very hot and perfect for sunbathing on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 82.7% making it very sunny and pleasant with blue skies most of the time. The hours of sunshine per day are 11.3hrs making the days very long and bright. August has total rainfall of 0.8cm (0.3inches) making it extremely dry with only very rare light showers. There are just 1.4 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of rain free clear days and rainy days are few and far between.

More about August temperature and sunshine.

Can you swim in Kefalonia in August?

Yes, August is an excellent month for swimming in Kefalonia with very warm sea temperatures 25°C (78°F).

More about August sea temperatures.

Is August a good time to holiday in Kefalonia?

Yes, August is a great time for a holiday in Kefalonia.

August has average maximum temperatures of 31°C (87°F) which is very hot and perfect for sunbathing on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 82.7% making it very sunny and pleasant with blue skies most of the time. The hours of sunshine per day are 11.3hrs making the days very long and bright. August has total rainfall of 0.8cm (0.3inches) making it extremely dry with only very rare light showers. There are just 1.4 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of rain free clear days and rainy days are few and far between. Sea temperatures are a very warm 25°C (78°F). August is an excellent month for swimming in Kefalonia with very comfortable temperatures for bathing all day.

More about the August temperatures and sunshine.

Is Kefalonia warm in August?

Yes, Kefalonia is very hot and perfect for sunbathing on clear days in August.

The average maximum temperature in Kefalonia in August is 31°C (87°F). The average maximum temperature is 30°C (87°) in the previous month and 27°C (81°F) in the next month.

The average temperature in Kefalonia in August is 26°C (80°F). The average temperature is 26°C (79°F) in the previous month and 23°C (74°F) in the next month.

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How sunny is Kefalonia in August?

The average day light hours per day in Kefalonia in August are 13.7. The sunshine percentage is 82.7% making it very sunny and pleasant with blue skies most of the time. The hours of sunshine per day are 11.3hrs making the days very long and bright.

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Temperature in Kefalonia in August

The average maximum temperature in Kefalonia in August is 31°C (87°F). The average maximum temperature is 30°C (87°F) in the previous month and 27°C (81°F) in the next month.

The average temperature in Kefalonia in August is 26°C (80°F). The average temperature is 26°C (79°F) in the previous month and 23°C (74°F) in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Kefalonia in August is 22°C (72°F). The minimum temperature is 22°C (71°F) in the previous month and 20°C (68°F) in the next month.

Sunshine in Kefalonia in August

During August the average day light hours are 13.7 per day in Kefalonia. The sunshine percentage is 82.7% making it very sunny and pleasant with blue skies most of the time. The hours of sunshine per day are 11.3hrs making the days very long and bright.

The ultraviolet index in Kefalonia in August is typically 9.5 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 Kefalonia in August

The average sea water temperature in Kefalonia in August is 25.4°C (77.7°F) which is warm and pleasant for relaxing and swimming for long periods.

Rainfall in Kefalonia in August

The average total rainfall in Kefalonia in August is 0.8cm (0.3inches) and on average there are 1.4 rainy days in August making it an extremely dry time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Kefalonia in August

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Kefalonia in August is 23°C (73°F) which is very humid and quite uncomfortable for most unless you are on a beach. At night you would most likely require a fan. The dew point is 22°C (71°F) in the previous month and 20°C (20°F) in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Kefalonia in August is typically 84.7%. The maximum relative humidity is 83.8% in the previous month and 87.4% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Kefalonia in August is typically 64.4%. The average relative humidity is 63.6% in the previous month and 69.1% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Kefalonia in August

The average maximum wind speed in Kefalonia in August is typically 23KM/H (15MPH). The average maximum wind speed is 23KM/H (14MPH) in the previous month and 22KM/H (13MPH) in the next month.

The average wind speed in Kefalonia in August is typically 10KM/H (6MPH). The average wind speed is 10KM/H (6MPH) in the previous month and 9KM/H (6MPH) in the next month.

The average wind direction in Kefalonia in August is from the West-Northwest.

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