We've looked at the most up-to-date weather data for Thira, covering the last 12 years up to 2021, plus we've asked our team of travel bloggers for their first-hand experiences in order to answer the most frequently asked questions about Thira weather in August.
How warm is it in Thira during August?
August is typically the hottest month in Thira. The temperature hits about 26℃ during the day, falling away to a balmy 25℃ at night. Of course, the high humidity will make it feel even hotter. The UV index will be high at this time of year, so protection against skin and eye damage is needed. Try to limit exposure between 10am and 4pm. Apply broad spectrum SPF 30+ sunscreen every few hours, even if it's cloudy, or more frequently after sweating or swimming, and wear UV-blocking sunglasses too, and bear in mind that bright surfaces, such as sand and water increase UV exposure.
Does it rain in Thira during August?
The answer is no. Thira is typically bone dry in August. You're not likely to see a thunderstorm during your trip.
How warm is the sea in Thira during August?
The water around Thira reaches a very pleasant 25℃ during August. This is very warm, and will feel bath-like. People who normally feel the cold will find this temperature perfectly acceptable. The hot air temperature will mean that you will feel comfortably warm when coming out of the water.
Departure10 August 2021 I'm flexible
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