What’s the weather like in Greece in October?
October marks the transition from summer to autumn in Greece. The weather is generally mild and pleasant, making it a popular month for tourists. However, it is important to note that the weather can vary depending on the specific region in Greece.
Average daily temperatures
In October, the average daily temperatures in Greece range from around 18°C to 24°C (64°F to 75°F). The southern part of Greece tends to be slightly warmer than the northern regions. During the day, temperatures can still reach as high as 28°C (82°F) in some areas, while the evenings and nights are cooler with temperatures dropping to around 14°C (57°F).
Sunshine and rainfall
October in Greece sees an average of 7 hours of sunshine per day. This means you can still enjoy the beach and outdoor activities during the day. However, it is advisable to bring a light jacket or sweater for the evenings as temperatures can drop. In terms of rainfall, October is considered a relatively dry month with an average of around 30-40mm of rainfall throughout the country.