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    Aegean Sea

    Samos weather and climate

    Aegean Sea

    Samos weather and climate

     

    Day

    14 °C

     

    Night

    6 °C

     

    Sea

    16 °C

     

    Precipitation

    99 mm

    in month

     

    Rainy days

    9 days

    in month

     

    Daylight

    11 hours

    average

     

    Sunshine

    6 hours

    average

     

    Humidity

    69 %

     

    Day

    14 °C

     

    Night

    6 °C

     

    Sea

    16 °C

     

    Precipitation

    99 mm

    in month

     

    Rainy days

    9 days

    in month

     

    Daylight

    11 hours

    average

     

    Sunshine

    6 hours

    average

     

    Humidity

    69 %

    Overview: Samos
    The island of Samos, Greece, is renowned for its warm climate conditions. Throughout the year, one can observe daily temperatures fluctuating between a cool 14 °C (56 °F) in the chilling month of February and a scorching 31 °C (87 °F) in the peak of July. Sea temperatures also show an impressive range, hitting their peak at 23 °C (74 °F) in the month of August and dropping to their lowest point at 16 °C (60 °F) in March. August is particularly arid, seeing barely 1 day of precipitation, whereas a stark contrast is presented in December, which is the wettest month with an average of 11 days of rain.

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    Weather overview for Samos

    Weather overview

    The island of Samos, Greece, is renowned for its warm climate conditions. Throughout the year, one can observe daily temperatures fluctuating between a cool 14 °C (56 °F) in the chilling month of February and a scorching 31 °C (87 °F) in the peak of July. Sea temperatures also show an impressive range, hitting their peak at 23 °C (74 °F) in the month of August and dropping to their lowest point at 16 °C (60 °F) in March. August is particularly arid, seeing barely 1 day of precipitation, whereas a stark contrast is presented in December, which is the wettest month with an average of 11 days of rain.

    January weather

    Daytime temperatures in Samos linger at 14 °C (57 °F), with a concurrent drop in sea temperatures to 16 °C (61 °F). A decrease in the number of wet days begins, now at 10 days, along with a reduction in overall rainfall. Nighttime temperatures also trend downwards, settling at 7 °C (45 °F).

    February weather

    The cooling trend in Samos persists with the sea temperature dipping to 16 °C (60 °F), marking the lowest daytime temperature for the year at a brisk 14 °C (56 °F). The decline in rainfall becomes evident, accumulated to 99 mm (3.89 in). Sunlight hours begin to increase, while the night temperature reaches its yearly low at 6 °C (44 °F).

    March weather

    A slight warming trend begins in Samos with daytime temperatures reaching 16 °C (61 °F), while the sea temperatures are at their coldest point, 16 °C (60 °F). The decline in wet days continues, now at 7 days, paired with a decrease in rain volume. The night becomes slightly warmer and sun hours continue to extend, now at 7 hours.

    April weather

    The sea temperature in Samos displays a gentle recovery, marked by 16 °C (62 °F), and the day starts to feel warmer with temperatures climbing to 20 °C (67 °F). The downward trend in rainy days maintains its pace, now at 5 days, while rain volume also lessens to 40 mm (1.56 in). Nighttime temperatures continue their ascent. The expansion in sunlight hours is sustained at 9 hours.

    May weather

    Continuing the upward trend, the sea temperature in Samos reaches 19 °C (66 °F), and the daytime warmth is more noticeable at 24 °C (76 °F). The frequency of wet days drops further to 3 days, with a concurrent decline in precipitation to 20 mm (0.78 in). Night temperatures provide additional comfort, now at 14 °C (58 °F). The wind speed lessens to its lowest levels of 4.

    June weather

    As the tourist season quietly unfolds, the sea temperature warms to 21 °C (71 °F), and the day temperature rises. The reduction in rainfall is ongoing, as is the decrease in the number of wet days, now only 1 day. The night temperature further escalates.

    July weather

    The peak tourist season welcomes visitors in Samos, alongside a noticeable increase in sea temperatures to 23 °C (73 °F). Daytime temperatures max out at 31 °C (87 °F), while July also marks the lowest point for rainfall. The night feels its warmest with temperatures hitting 21 °C (70 °F), and daylight is at its most abundant with 14 hours.

    August weather

    The continuing tourist season, paired with an encroaching dry spell, becomes apparent in Samos. This month showcases the highest sea temperatures, alongside minimal rain days reaching their lowest count in August. Daylight hours begin to wane, recorded at 13 hours.

    September weather

    Daytime temperatures in Samos begin their descent to 27 °C (81 °F), accompanied by the initial signs of cooling sea temperatures at 23 °C (73 °F). The conclusion of the tourist season is still perceptible. The onset of increased rain begins, now at 2 days, and a subtle rise in the accumulation of rainfall follows, now at 19 mm (0.76 in). Sun hours lessen in unison with the previous month, now at 11 hours.

    October weather

    The downward temperature trend continues in Samos, with day values reaching 23 °C (74 °F) and the sea temperature also dipping to 21 °C (69 °F). Rainy days accumulate similarly to the previous month, now at 4 days, and rainfall volume increases to 33 mm (1.31 in). Night temperatures follow suit, and the decline in sun hours is evident, displayed at 8 hours.

    November weather

    A steady fall in daytime temperatures marks September in Samos, settling at 18 °C (65 °F), with sea temperatures also on the decrease to 19 °C (66 °F). The uptick in rainfall is evident, boasting a total of 101 mm (3.99 in), and the elevation in the number of wet days continues, now at 7 days. The night grows colder, and sunlight hours decrease, marked at 6 hours.

    December weather

    A further reduction in daytime temperatures is noted in Samos, down to 16 °C (60 °F), paralleled by a diminishing in sea temperatures to 17 °C (63 °F). The peak in rainfall is reached with 155 mm (6.11 in), accompanied by the largest count of wet days at 11 days. Sunlight hours hit their yearly minimum, sitting at 5 hours, and the humidity reaches its highest levels this month.

    FAQs

    What is the average daily temperature in Samos during this time?

    The average daytime temperature in Samos hovers around 14 °C (57 °F).

    How much does it usually rain in Samos during this period?

    In this period, Samos experiences an average rainfall of 99 mm (3.89 in).

    Does the duration of sunshine increase in Samos during this month?

    Yes, the duration of daylight increases to an average of 7 hours of clear skies in Samos.

    Is April in Samos characterized by a lot of rain?

    No, April in Samos is not characterized by excessive rainfall, with rainfall amounts averaging 40 mm (1.56 in).

    What kind of weather should one anticipate in Samos during May?

    In May, you can anticipate mild growths in temperatures, minimal rainfall, and gentle breezes, making it an inviting time to visit Samos.

    With the tourist season starting in June, how does the climate in Samos change?

    As June ushers in the tourist season in Samos, visitors will find warming seas and climbing day temperatures, along with a pronounced dry spell.

    How conducive is Samos for beach activities in the month of July?

    July in Samos, with its high sea temperatures and extensive sunny periods, is ideal for beach activities and swimming.

    What is the likelihood of experiencing rain in August in Samos?

    The likelihood of rain in Samos during August is extremely low, making it one of the driest months.

    As September approaches in Samos, how does the weather transition?

    As fall approaches, Samos starts seeing a moderate drop in temperatures and a slight increase in rainy days.

    What changes occur in Samos's climate during October?

    During October, Samos experiences a diminishing in temperature coupled with a gradual increase in precipitation.

    What can one expect from the weather patterns in Samos in November?

    One can expect cooler days and an increase in rainfall in Samos throughout November.

    How does December's climate compare to the rest of the year in Samos?

    December brings the coldest daytime temperatures and highest levels of rainfall and humidity, making it distinct from the rest of the year in Samos.

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