Heraklion Weather August
Heraklion is situated in Mediterranean climate zone that typically has warm or hot summer with mild rains and soft but rainy winter.
To help you choose the best time to travel, you can find climate data below on the weather in Heraklion in August.
|average daily high||+28.5°C|
|average daily low||+21.8°C|
|sunny / overcast hours||11.2 / 2.7|
|average monthly precipitation||2 mm|
The best weather conditions for the beach leisure in Heraklion are typically June, July, August, September. Best season with the soft weather for the sightseeing and long walks are April, May, October, November.
Temperature in Heraklion
In August the average daily maximum in Heraklion is +28.5°C, and the minimum +21.8°C.
The hottest August day on record is +42°C, and the coldest +16.6°C.
Best beach resorts in August:
There are 13.9 hours of daylight in Heraklion in August. Out of these, on average 11.2 are sunny, which means the sun is nearly always shining.
The average monthly temperature in the Mediterranean Sea on the beaches of Heraklion in August is +26°C.
The water is not only warm enough to bathe in, but it is also possible to stay in the water for an extended amount of time.
The amount of precipitation in Heraklion in August is usually 2 mm, a negligible amount.