Best time to visit Rhodes

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The best time to visit Rhodes is between June and September

Rhodes, the largest of the Dodecanese islands, boasts a truly Mediterranean climate with long, hot summers and mild winters. If you’re planning a trip to this mesmerizing Greek island, the period between June and September is the perfect time to go.

Sunshine and Rainfall

During these summer months, Rhodes experiences ample sunshine, with an average of 12 to 14 hours of sunshine per day. This guarantees plenty of sunny days to explore the island’s rich history, stunning landscapes, and vibrant local culture.

Rhodes also sees very little rainfall during this time, making it an ideal destination for outdoor activities. Expect clear blue skies and dry weather, allowing you to enjoy all the island has to offer to the fullest.

Best Time to Be on the Beach

With its long coastline and beautiful sandy beaches, Rhodes is a paradise for beach lovers. The period between June and September offers the warmest sea temperatures, reaching up to 25°C (77°F). This makes swimming, snorkeling, and other water-based activities a delight.

If you’re seeking tranquility and less crowded beaches, it’s advisable to visit Rhodes at the beginning or end of this peak season. June and September still provide fantastic weather, but you can enjoy a quieter and more relaxed beach experience.

Greek summers are known for their vibrant festivals, lively atmosphere, and delicious cuisine. So pack your swimwear, sunscreen, and adventurous spirit, and get ready to have an unforgettable summer on the marvelous island of Rhodes!


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