When is the best time to visit Skiathos and what is the weather like?

Skiathos is a beautiful Greek island in the Aegean Sea, famous for its stunning beaches, pine forests and lively nightlife. If you are planning to visit this island paradise, you might be wondering when is the best time to go and what kind of weather to expect. In this blog post, we will give you some tips and insights on how to make the most of your Skiathos holiday.

What is the climate of Skiathos?

The climate of Skiathos is Mediterranean, with relatively mild, rainy winters and hot, sunny summers. The daily average temperature ranges from around 10 °C (50 °F) in January to around 27 °C (80 °F) in July and August. Here are the average temperatures for each month, according to

Climates to Travel


Month Average low (°C) Average high (°C)
January 5 13
February 5 14
March 7 16
April 10 19
May 14 24
June 18 28
July 21 31
August 21 31
September 18 27
October 14 23
November 10 18
December 7 15

The island receives about 600 mm (23.6 in) of rainfall per year, mostly concentrated in the winter months, from October to March. The summer months are usually dry and sunny, with only a few showers or thunderstorms. The sea temperature is pleasant for swimming from June to October, when it ranges from 22 °C (72 °F) to 25 °C (77 °F). Here are the average rainfall and sea temperature for each month, according to

Holiday Weather


Month Average rainfall (mm) Average sea temperature (°C)
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