The Best Times to Visit Greece

No matter the season, discover the best of Greece with Scott Dunn…

Best time to visit

With warm temperatures and sunny skies for most of the year, there’s no bad time for a holiday in Greece. Whether you want to relax by the sea on one of Greece’s stunning islands or explore the mainland’s impressive historical sites during the quieter winter months, there’s something for everyone to enjoy, no matter the time of year.

At Scott Dunn, our travel experts will help you plan an unforgettable holiday based on what you want to see and do. From the best time of year to visit Greece weather-wise to when to visit some of it’s most popular sights, we’ll help you discover Greece throughout the seasons.



When is the Best Time to Go to Greece?

If you’re wondering “when is the best time to visit Greece?”, it all depends on what kind of holiday you’re planning. From dining alfresco along the coast in the summer to taking in the fascinating cultural sites during an autumn visit to the cities, there are endless things to see and do in Greece throughout the year.

Below are some of our favourite ways to enjoy the very best of Greece year-round.

Climate guide for Greece

, Greece

Average temperatures (Celcious) and rainfall (mm)

Jan
65°F 8mm
Feb
67°F 5mm
Mar
71°F 9mm
Apr
79°F 4mm
May
88°F 3mm
Jun
97°F 4mm
Jul
99°F 21mm
Aug
96°F 18mm
Sep
94°F 12mm
Oct
84°F 7mm
Nov
76°F 6mm
Dec
66°F 9mm
Jan
69°F 12mm
Feb
75°F 7mm
Mar
78°F 8mm
Apr
81°F 4mm
May
84°F 9mm
Jun
89°F 3mm
Jul
92°F 4mm
Aug
93°F 1mm
Sep
89°F 3mm
Oct
81°F 5mm
Nov
74°F 9mm
Dec
65°F 9mm
Jan
68°F 9mm
Feb
71°F 5mm
Mar
74°F 3mm
Apr
82°F 2mm
May
90°F 1mm
Jun
90°F 1mm
Jul
92°F 0mm
Aug
91°F 0mm
Sep
91°F 2mm
Oct
84°F 5mm
Nov
78°F 3mm
Dec
71°F 5mm
Jan
62°F 4mm
Feb
66°F 4mm
Mar
72°F 7mm
Apr
79°F 7mm
May
88°F 4mm
Jun
97°F 6mm
Jul
97°F 3mm
Aug
98°F 5mm
Sep
92°F 15mm
Oct
82°F 5mm
Nov
73°F 5mm
Dec
64°F 4mm
Jan
52°F 313mm
Feb
53°F 204mm
Mar
56°F 103mm
Apr
60°F 112mm
May
67°F 4mm
Jun
77°F 0mm
Jul
80°F 1mm
Aug
80°F 0mm
Sep
73°F 1mm
Oct
69°F 72mm
Nov
66°F 199mm
Dec
57°F 194mm
Jan
65°F 8mm
Feb
67°F 5mm
Mar
71°F 9mm
Apr
79°F 4mm
May
88°F 3mm
Jun
97°F 4mm
Jul
99°F 21mm
Aug
96°F 18mm
Sep
94°F 12mm
Oct
84°F 7mm
Nov
76°F 6mm
Dec
66°F 9mm
Jan
53°F 215mm
Feb
54°F 163mm
Mar
56°F 60mm
Apr
59°F 73mm
May
67°F 2mm
Jun
76°F 0mm
Jul
78°F 1mm
Aug
79°F 0mm
Sep
73°F 1mm
Oct
69°F 32mm
Nov
66°F 97mm
Dec
57°F 95mm
Jan
52°F 215mm
Feb
54°F 163mm
Mar
56°F 60mm
Apr
60°F 73mm
May
67°F 2mm
Jun
76°F 0mm
Jul
79°F 1mm
Aug
79°F 0mm
Sep
73°F 1mm
Oct
69°F 32mm
Nov
66°F 97mm
Dec
57°F 95mm
Jan
64°F 9mm
Feb
69°F 8mm
Mar
73°F 14mm
Apr
84°F 7mm
May
94°F 2mm
Jun
101°F 1mm
Jul
103°F 0mm
Aug
102°F 0mm
Sep
96°F 1mm
Oct
87°F 3mm
Nov
77°F 3mm
Dec
65°F 11mm
Jan
68°F 9mm
Feb
71°F 5mm
Mar
74°F 3mm
Apr
82°F 2mm
May
90°F 1mm
Jun
90°F 1mm
Jul
92°F 0mm
Aug
91°F 0mm
Sep
91°F 2mm
Oct
84°F 5mm
Nov
78°F 3mm
Dec
71°F 5mm
Jan
52°F 313mm
Feb
53°F 204mm
Mar
57°F 103mm
Apr
60°F 129mm
May
67°F 4mm
Jun
77°F 0mm
Jul
79°F 1mm
Aug
80°F 0mm
Sep
73°F 1mm
Oct
69°F 72mm
Nov
66°F 210mm
Dec
57°F 194mm
Jan
65°F 9mm
Feb
69°F 7mm
Mar
71°F 8mm
Apr
79°F 4mm
May
86°F 2mm
Jun
96°F 2mm
Jul
96°F 1mm
Aug
97°F 0mm
Sep
92°F 3mm
Oct
84°F 5mm
Nov
75°F 7mm
Dec
67°F 5mm
Plan your Greece trip today
Plan your Greece trip today

Our team of travel specialists are waiting to help you book your next adventure.

Plan your trip

Plan your trip

Please tell us a few details about your vacation plans and provide your phone number so we can call you back..
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4

When would you like to go?

Please select Enter your departure date
Please select Year

Where would you like to go?

Please select Select your interest

How many nights?

How many nights? Drag the slider to select nights
0 21 nights +

Guests

Number of adults (aged 12+). Minimum 1 adult  
Adults (age 15+)
Children (age 0-15)
Rooms

Select your budget per person

Please select  

Contact details

Your First name First name*
Your Last name Last name*
Your email address Email address*
Your phone number Phone number
+1
State is required State
Tell us about your trip
Let us know if you have fixed dates, who you’re traveling with or if it’s for a special ocassion
Please tick this box to continue  

Unable to submit your request

Unfortunately, we were unable to submit your request. Please try again later or contact us.