Beach Weather in Megali Petra Beach, Lefkada, Greece

BEACH WEATHER MONTHLY AVERAGES
Best
Best
Best
Best
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Sea
15°
 
Sea
15°
 
Sea
15°
 
Sea
15°
 
Sea
20°
Swim
Sea
22°
Swim
Sea
24°
Swim
Sea
25°
Swim
Sea
25°
Swim
Sea
22°
Swim
Sea
20°
Swim
Sea
18°
 
BEACH WEATHER FORECAST
Thu 29th February
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
15° 16° 15° 16° 18° 21° 16° 15°
57% 100% 97% 2% 45% 75% 79% 79%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.5mm
13°
13°
13°
13°
13°
13°
13°
13°
Fri 1st March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
15° 14° 13° 13° 14° 15° 14° 13°
100% 71% 79% 78% 69% 56% 75% 70%
0.1mm 1.1mm 1.9mm 0.1mm 0.1mm 0.1mm 0.7mm 0.1mm
13°
13°
13°
13°
13°
13°
13°
13°
Sat 2nd March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
13° 12° 12° 13° 15° 15° 14° 13°
70% 70% 79% 10% 10% 5% 11% 8%
0.2mm 0.1mm 0.3mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
Sun 3rd March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
13° 12° 12° 13° 14° 15° 15° 14°
83% 86% 36% 29% 26% 8% 4% 80%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
Mon 4th March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
13° 13° 13° 14° 10° 12° 12° 11°
89% 77% 78% 91% 73% 4% 74% 73%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.1mm 1.3mm 0.2mm 0.0mm 0.1mm 0.3mm
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
Tue 5th March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
11° 11° 11° 11° 12° 13° 13° 13°
10% 52% 33% 80% 90% 97% 88% 84%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.1mm
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
Wed 6th March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
12° 12° 12° 12° 13° 14° 14° 13°
91% 84% 64% 67% 30% 54% 100% 100%
0.2mm 0.2mm 0.1mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.1mm
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
Thu 29th February
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
14
kmh
17
kmh
19
kmh
17
kmh
33
kmh
40
kmh
34
kmh
27
kmh
1.1m
1.2m
1.3m
1.1m
1.2m
1.7m
1.4m
1.4m
8.8s 9.6s 9.7s 9.6s 9.7s 10.2s 10.5s 8.0s
Fri 1st March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
33
kmh
19
kmh
23
kmh
12
kmh
4
kmh
4
kmh
7
kmh
4
kmh
1.5m
1.3m
1.2m
0.9m
0.4m
0.4m
0.5m
0.5m
10.3s 7.2s 6.0s 5.3s 5.1s 5.0s 4.8s 4.7s
Sat 2nd March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
3
kmh
6
kmh
6
kmh
6
kmh
10
kmh
10
kmh
4
kmh
6
kmh
0.4m
0.4m
0.6m
0.9m
1.2m
1.1m
0.9m
0.7m
4.6s 4.6s 10.1s 7.4s 8.6s 8.0s 7.5s 7.2s
Sun 3rd March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
1
kmh
8
kmh
9
kmh
9
kmh
9
kmh
13
kmh
13
kmh
14
kmh
0.7m
0.6m
0.7m
0.7m
0.7m
0.7m
0.8m
0.8m
6.8s 6.4s 6.1s 6.1s 6.0s 5.8s 5.7s 5.8s
Mon 4th March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
13
kmh
18
kmh
26
kmh
36
kmh
10
kmh
10
kmh
17
kmh
14
kmh
0.8m
1.0m
1.4m
1.8m
1.4m
0.9m
0.8m
0.8m
6.1s 5.6s 5.7s 6.2s 4.2s 6.4s 6.3s 6.0s
Tue 5th March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
22
kmh
24
kmh
22
kmh
16
kmh
14
kmh
18
kmh
21
kmh
19
kmh
0.7m
0.6m
0.7m
0.8m
0.9m
1.6m
1.3m
1.2m
6.5s 6.6s 6.7s 6.7s 6.1s 6.4s 6.7s 6.1s
Wed 6th March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
23
kmh
17
kmh
11
kmh
10
kmh
9
kmh
17
kmh
11
kmh
9
kmh
1.1m
1.1m
0.9m
0.7m
0.8m
1.1m
1.4m
1.6m
5.7s 5.5s 5.2s 5.1s 5.0s 5.0s 5.0s 5.0s
Thu 29th February
1:13 AM 7:50 AM 1:32 PM 8:09 PM
0.10 0.40 0.10 0.30
Fri 1st March
1:42 AM 8:21 AM 2:06 PM 8:45 PM
0.20 0.30 0.20 0.30
Sat 2nd March
2:16 AM 8:59 AM 2:47 PM 9:31 PM
0.20 0.30 0.20 0.20
Sun 3rd March
2:59 AM 9:49 AM 3:44 PM 10:34 PM
0.30 0.30 0.30 0.20
Mon 4th March
4:04 AM 11:00 AM 5:18 PM
0.30 0.20 0.30
Tue 5th March
12:00 AM 5:57 AM 12:32 PM 7:06 PM
0.20 0.30 0.20 0.30
Wed 6th March
1:35 AM 7:37 AM 2:02 PM 8:18 PM
0.20 0.30 0.30 0.20
Thu 29th February
19°
0.5mm
14kmh ESE
66%
Fri 1st March
15°
4.2mm
7kmh E
74%
Sat 2nd March
15°
0.6mm
6kmh W
32%
Sun 3rd March
15°
0.0mm
9kmh SSE
44%
Mon 4th March
14°
2.0mm
32kmh NNW
69%
Tue 5th March
13°
0.1mm
10kmh NW
66%
Wed 6th March
14°
0.6mm
8kmh NW
73%
Thu 7th March
14°
0.4mm
10kmh NW
51%
Fri 8th March
13°
0.0mm
4kmh S
13%
Sat 9th March
14°
0.0mm
6kmh SSE
2%
Sun 10th March
15°
0.0mm
8kmh SSE
8%
Mon 11th March
16°
0.0mm
3kmh E
8%
Tue 12th March
16°
0.1mm
8kmh SSE
26%
Wed 13th March
16°
0.3mm
15kmh SSE
61%

In the next 14 days average maximum daily temperatures will be 15° which is a little too chilly for sunbathing. The average water temperature will be 14° which is cold for swimming, a full wet suit is required to spend any length of time in the sea. There will be 9 days of very light rain with an average of 1.0mm rain on those days. Average cloud cover will be 42%.

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

Taking a Holiday at Megali Petra Beach, Lefkada, Greece

Located on the island of Lefkada in Greece, Megali Petra Beach is a stunning destination for a beach holiday. This beautiful beach offers visitors a chance to relax, soak up the sun, and enjoy a wide range of activities amidst an idyllic Mediterranean setting. With its crystal-clear waters and breathtaking surroundings, Megali Petra Beach is an ideal choice for those seeking a memorable getaway.

Beach Type

Megali Petra Beach is characterized by its coarse sand and pebble shoreline. The beach's unique landscape provides an interesting contrast to the more common powdery white or yellow sand beaches found in other parts of Greece. The rocky formations and underwater reefs make it an excellent spot for snorkeling and diving, as they attract various species of colorful fish and marine life.

Beach Activities

There are several popular beach activities available at Megali Petra Beach:

  1. Swimming – The crystal-clear waters of Megali Petra Beach are perfect for taking a refreshing dip. Swimmers can enjoy exploring the calm waters while admiring the beautiful coastal scenery.

  2. Snorkeling & Diving – As mentioned earlier, the rocky formations and underwater reefs provide an excellent habitat for marine life, making snorkeling and diving popular activities at this beach. Visitors can expect to see various types of fish, sea urchins, octopuses, and other interesting underwater creatures.

  3. Sunbathing & Relaxing – With its peaceful atmosphere and stunning views, Megali Petra Beach is an ideal spot for sunbathing or simply relaxing on the shore with your favorite book or music playlist.

  4. Beach Volleyball – The coarse sand at Megali Petra Beach provides a suitable surface for playing beach volleyball with friends or fellow travelers.

Accommodations

While there are no hotels or resorts directly on Megali Petra Beach itself, visitors can find several accommodation options nearby:

  1. Afroditi Pansion – Located just a short drive from the beach, this guesthouse offers comfortable rooms with stunning sea views and a lovely garden.

  2. Villa Olivastro – Situated in close proximity to the beach, Villa Olivastro provides luxurious villas with private pools, fully equipped kitchens, and spacious outdoor areas.

Areas to Stay In

When planning your stay in Lefkada, you may want to consider the following areas:

  1. Agios Nikitas – A picturesque fishing village located just a few kilometers from Megali Petra Beach. This charming area offers a variety of accommodation options and a selection of taverns, cafes, and shops.

  2. Kalamitsi – Situated on the west coast of Lefkada, Kalamitsi is another lovely village that provides easy access to Megali Petra Beach. The village is known for its traditional architecture and stunning views of the Ionian Sea.

Beach Amenities

Megali Petra Beach offers visitors several amenities to enhance their beach experience:

  • Parking area
  • Sunbeds and umbrellas for rent
  • Beach bar serving refreshments and snacks
  • Showers and changing facilities

With its unique landscape, crystal-clear waters, and wide range of activities, Megali Petra Beach is the perfect destination for a memorable beach holiday on the island of Lefkada.

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