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    Greece

    Volos weather and climate in 2024

     

    Day

    20 °C

     

    Night

    9 °C

     

    Sea

    15 °C

     

    Precipitation

    36 mm

    in month

     

    Rainy days

    7 days

    in month

     

    Daylight

    13 hours

    average

     

    Sunshine

    8 hours

    average

     

    Humidity

    68 %

     

    Day

    20 °C

     

    Night

    9 °C

     

    Sea

    15 °C

     

    Precipitation

    36 mm

    in month

     

    Rainy days

    7 days

    in month

     

    Daylight

    13 hours

    average

     

    Sunshine

    8 hours

    average

     

    Humidity

    68 %

    Overview: Volos
    In the heart of Greece lies the vibrant city of Volos, where the Mediterranean climate is characterized by mild winters and hot summers. With daytime temperatures reaching an average high of 33 °C (91 °F) in July to a comfortable 11 °C (52 °F) in January, there's an array of microclimates that come into play. The rainfall can switch from the modest 16 mm (0.62 in) in July to a more substantial 64 mm (2.53 in) in December. Volos' position by the sea not only offers pleasantly warm sea temperatures ideal for swimming from June to September, with the highest reaching 26 °C (78 °F) in August, but also a refreshing breeze that complements the beach days perfectly.

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    Weather overview for Volos

    Weather overview

    In the heart of Greece lies the vibrant city of Volos, where the Mediterranean climate is characterized by mild winters and hot summers. With daytime temperatures reaching an average high of 33 °C (91 °F) in July to a comfortable 11 °C (52 °F) in January, there's an array of microclimates that come into play. The rainfall can switch from the modest 16 mm (0.62 in) in July to a more substantial 64 mm (2.53 in) in December. Volos' position by the sea not only offers pleasantly warm sea temperatures ideal for swimming from June to September, with the highest reaching 26 °C (78 °F) in August, but also a refreshing breeze that complements the beach days perfectly.

    January weather

    January in Volos hosts colder days, with daytime highs around 11 °C (52 °F) and chilly nights averaging 3 °C (38 °F). The city experiences a number of wet days, up to 8 days, mostly light showers accumulating to 64 mm (2.53 in). With fewer sun hours at 4 hours per day, it is a month where the local atmosphere is more contemplative than bustling.

    February weather

    As February arrives, Volos slowly transitions, with days becoming slightly warmer with an average high temperature of 13 °C (55 °F). Nights remain cold, averaging 3 °C (37 °F). The city continues to have an almost similar number of wet days 7 days, with accumulated precipitation around 41 mm (1.62 in). Sunlight begins to grace with longer hours, offering about 5 hours of sunshine a day.

    March weather

    March in Volos starts to feel more like spring, with the temperature rising to a comfortable 15 °C (59 °F) in the daytime. The temperature drop during the night is less pronounced at 5 °C (41 °F). The city gets 8 days of rain on average, but the amount of precipitation 46 mm (1.80 in) seems a hint that winter is behind. With 6 hours of sunshine per day, the month welcomes longer days and more opportunities to explore the outdoors.

    April weather

    Approaching April, Volos enjoys a significant warm-up, with daytime temperatures climbing to an average of 20 °C (67 °F). Evening chill tapers off as night temperatures average 9 °C (48 °F). Spring rain showers reduce in frequency to about 7 days, yet the showers are nourishing for the blooming flora across the town, contributing to the springtime charm with approximately 36 mm (1.41 in) of rainfall. Increased sun hours at 8 hours a day invite more cheerful strolls through the city streets.

    May weather

    May brings a taste of early summer to Volos with a pleasant rise in temperature, averaging a daytime high of 25 °C (77 °F). The nights are comfortably mild at an average of 14 °C (56 °F). The wet season is still in its lingering phase with an average of 7 days of precipitation, totaling around 32 mm (1.26 in). With the extended daylight of 9 hours per day, outdoor activities bloom as locals and visitors alike enjoy the sun-kissed landscape.

    June weather

    June marks the commencement of the dry season in Volos with soaring temperatures reaching an average high of 31 °C (87 °F). Night times are warm, with temperatures around 18 °C (65 °F). The rarity of wet days, only 4 days, means that the rain practically takes a holiday, leaving behind meager amounts of 21 mm (0.82 in) precipitation. The Adriatic sea welcomes swimmers with its inviting 22 °C (72 °F) temperature, and the sun generously extends its hours to 11 hours a day, perfect for those long idyllic beach days.

    July weather

    July in Volos sees the mercury climbing to the year's peak with an average daytime temperature reaching 33 °C (91 °F). The summer nights are almost as lively as the days with temperatures not dipping below 20 °C (69 °F). The dryness is palpable, with rain becoming a rarity seen only on 3 days, accumulating a minimal 16 mm (0.62 in). With the most sun hours at 12 hours, the streets, beaches, and boardwalks of Volos are at their most vibrant.

    August weather

    The warmth persists in August as Volos basks in the heat with 33 °C (91 °F) by day and remains warm throughout the night at 20 °C (67 °F). The city scarcely sees moisture, with rain being an unusual sight only around 3 days. Sea temperatures reach their annual zenith at 26 °C (78 °F), inviting all to dive into the crystal-clear waters for respite from the heat. 11 hours of sun reinforces the allure of lengthy summer days and nights.

    September weather

    Come September, the heat starts to gently recede in Volos, offering daytime highs of 28 °C (82 °F). Night time temperatures cool slightly to 16 °C (61 °F). Rain starts reappearing with a frequency of 4 days, though the rain cumulatively totals to a restrained 32 mm (1.25 in). The sun hours begin to reduce to 9 hours a day, signaling the gradual transition to the more mellow autumn season.

    October weather

    October in Volos witnesses further cooling, with day temperatures dipping to an average of 23 °C (73 °F) and nights more pronouncedly cool at 13 °C (55 °F). Rain also becomes more frequent with 6 days, contributing to a total rainfall of 53 mm (2.08 in). Reflecting the seasonal change, the sun hours decrease to 6 hours, setting the stage for fall activities amidst golden-hued natural landscapes.

    November weather

    November's chill becomes more evident in Volos as daytime highs fall to 16 °C (61 °F) and the night's crispness settles in averaging 9 °C (48 °F). Volos' rainfall typically increases to 8 days, accumulating a noteworthy 61 mm (2.41 in). Diminishing sun hours at 5 hours bring shorter days and a propensity for indoor activities as the outdoors become less inviting.

    December weather

    December in Volos is marked by the onset of winter, bringing cooler daytime temperatures with an average high of 12 °C (53 °F) and night times descending to an average of 5 °C (41 °F). The rainy days increase yet again to 8 days, and the month is the darkest with rainfall peaking at 64 mm (2.53 in). With only 4 hours of sun, festive lights often compensate, illuminating the city in a wintery glow.

    FAQs

    How should I dress for a January day in Volos?

    Dressing in layers is advisable for a January day in Volos, with a warm coat to handle the daytime temperature of 11 °C (52 °F) and quite cold nights. Don't forget a waterproof jacket for those occasional rainy days!

    Is February in Volos a good time for outdoor activities?

    Outdoor activities in February can be enjoyable as the temperatures hover around 13 °C (55 °F) during the day, which is fairly moderate. However, keep a lookout for the number of rainy days, with 7 days suggesting some interruptions from the rain.

    Is March typically rainy in Volos?

    While March isn't as rainy as the winter months, there are still about 8 days of rain, so carrying a light raincoat or umbrella could be helpful during your visit.

    Will I need warm clothes for April evenings in Volos?

    While the days are warmer, the night temperature in April averages 9 °C (48 °F) in Volos, suggesting that a light sweater or jacket would be prudent for the evenings.

    How would you describe the climate of Volos in May?

    May in Volos is characterized by a significant warmth during the day with a delightful average high of 25 °C (77 °F), indicating the onset of summer with long sunny hours and a vibrant city life.

    What are typical daytime temperatures in Volos during June?

    June in Volos enjoys typical daytime temperatures around 31 °C (87 °F)—an ideal setting for those who revel in warmth and sunshine.

    Is July in Volos very hot, and how should I plan for it?

    Yes, July in Volos can be quite hot with temperatures often peaking at 33 °C (91 °F), so it is advised to plan activities during cooler hours, apply sun protection, and stay well-hydrated.

    What is the sea temperature in Volos during August, and is it suitable for swimming?

    The sea in Volos during August tempts swimmers with a perfect 26 °C (78 °F), creating an ideal scenario for those looking to splash in the sea's cooling embrace.

    Is September a good month to visit Volos in terms of weather?

    September is indeed a good month to visit Volos, with weather that's still warm at 28 °C (82 °F) but not overwhelmingly so, accompanied by manageable night temperatures and fading summer crowds.

    What kind of weather should I be prepared for in Volos in October?

    October in Volos ushers in cooler weather with an average high of 23 °C (73 °F) during the day, inviting for autumnal explorations, while evenings and nights hint at the approaching winter.

    Can I still enjoy outdoor activities in Volos during November?

    While outdoor activities in November in Volos are still possible, expect cooler temperatures around 16 °C (61 °F) and more frequent rainy days that require some planning around the weather.

    What temperatures can one expect in Volos during December?

    December days in Volos are quite chilly, with an expectation of temperatures around 12 °C (53 °F) during the day, necessitating warm attire to remain comfortably outdoors.

    Data backed by 40 years of history

    We make the most from 40 years of historical weather data to predict the best weather conditions.

    Selection of world's favourite destinations

    Deciding on where to go for a holiday is hard sometimes. Get inspired by the most popular destinations.

    16 500 000 weather records

    We aggregate data from combining multiple weather sources to ensure accuracy of the highest order.