Weather in Zakynthos, Greece in August

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

Temperature in Zakynthos in August

The average maximum temperature in Zakynthos in August is 33°. The average maximum temperature is 33° in the previous month and 28° in the next month.

The average temperature in Zakynthos in August is 27°. The average temperature ranges is 27° in the previous month and 23° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Zakynthos in August is 22°. The minimum temperature is 21° in the previous month and 19° in the next month.

Sunshine in Zakynthos in August

The average day light hours per day in Zakynthos in August are 13.6 and there are 11.9 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 Zakynthos in August is typically 9.7 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 Zakynthos in August

The average sea water temperature in Zakynthos in August is 25.3° which is warm and pleasant for relaxing and swimming for long periods.

Rainfall in Zakynthos in August

The average total rainfall in Zakynthos in August is 0.2cm and on average there are 0.2 rainy days in August making it an extremely dry time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Zakynthos in August

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Zakynthos in August is 21° 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 21° in the previous month and 20° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Zakynthos in August is typically 78.5%. The maximum relative humidity is 78.9% in the previous month and 86.1% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Zakynthos in August is typically 56.9%. The average relative humidity is 56% in the previous month and 66.6% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Zakynthos in August

The average maximum wind speed in Zakynthos in August is typically 19kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 19kmh in the previous month and 19kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Zakynthos in August is typically 7kmh. The average wind speed is 7kmh in the previous month and 7kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Zakynthos in August is from the North.

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