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Lefkada, Greece Weather: Temperature and Climate

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Lefkada is a Greek island located in the Ionian Sea. It connects to the mainland of Greece by a floating bridge and long causeway. Lefkada is known as the “Caribbean of Greece” thanks to its breathtaking natural landscapes and scenic beaches.

The climate of Lefkada is Mediterranean. The winters are cool and the summers are hot. July is the most sunny month and November is the wettest month. The warmest month on the island is typically August with an average maximum temperature of 87° F (31° C).

This weather forecast in Lefkada, Greece, will vary from year to year. The averages that you see below represent historical weather data. Here is the typical weather forecast throughout the year for Lefkada, Greece:

January

  • Temperature: 41° F (5° C) – 55.4° F (13° C)
  • Precipitation: 132 mm
  • Climate: 17.6 days of rain on average, 0.3 days of snowfall (1 mm), 9.8 hours of daylight per day, 5.8 hours of sunshine per day, UV-index 4, water temperature 57.2° F (14° C), dry air, 50% clear/50% overcast
  • Humidity: 70%

February 

  • Temperature: 41° F (5° C) – 57.2° F (14° C)
  • Precipitation: 136 mm
  • Climate: 15.5 days of rain on average, 10.8 hours of daylight per day, 7.7 hours of sunshine per day, UV-index 4, water temperature 57.2° F (14° C), dry air, clear/overcast
  • Humidity: 70%

March  

  • Temperature: 42.8° F (6° C) – 60.8° F (16° C)
  • Precipitation: 98 mm
  • Climate: 14.9 days of rain on average, 12 hours of daylight per day, 8.4 hours of sunshine per day, UV-index 4, water temperature 57.2° F (14° C), dry air, clear/overcast
  • Humidity: 70%

April

  • Temperature: 48.2° F (9° C) – 66.2° F (19° C)
  • Precipitation: 62 mm
  • Climate: 12.8 days of rain on average, 13.2 hours of daylight per day, 9.7 hours of sunshine per day, UV-index 5, water temperature 61.5° F (16.4° C), comfortable, dry air, clear/overcast
  • Humidity: 70%

May

  • Temperature: 53.6° F (12° C) – 73.4° F (23° F)
  • Precipitation: 36 mm
  • Climate: 11.2 days of rain on average, 14.3 hours of daylight per day, 11.4 hours of sunshine per day, UV-index 6, water temperature 66.9° F (19.4° C), slightly muggy, 90% clear, beach/pool score 6
  • Humidity: 69%

June 

  • Temperature: 60.8° F (16° C) – 80.6° F (27° C)
  • Precipitation: 14 mm
  • Climate: 7 days of rain on average, 14.9 hours of daylight per day, 12 hours of sunshine per day, UV-index 6, water temperature 73.9° F (23.3° C), 70% muggy, 95% clear, beach/pool score 9.2
  • Humidity: 68%

July

  • Temperature: 64.4° F (18° C) – 86° F (30° C)
  • Precipitation: 7 mm
  • Climate: 3.6 days of rain on average, 14.6 hours of daylight per day, 12 hours of sunshine per day, UV-index 7, water temperature 77.9° F (25.5° C), 83% muggy, 97% clear, beach/pool score 9.2
  • Humidity: 65%

August

  • Temperature: 64.4° F (18° C) – 87.8° F (31° C)
  • Precipitation: 18 mm
  • Climate: 2.3 days of rain on average, 13.6 hours of daylight per day, 11.6 hours of sunshine per day, UV-index 7, water temperature 78.4° F (25.8° C), 83% muggy, 97% clear, beach/pool score 9.2
  • Humidity: 62%

September

  • Temperature: 60.8° F (16° C) – 80.6° F (27° C)
  • Precipitation: 75 mm
  • Climate: 10.3 days of rain on average, 12.4 hours of daylight per day, 9.6 hours of sunshine per day, UV-index 6, water temperature 78.3° F (25.7° C), 50% muggy, 80% clear, beach/pool score 9
  • Humidity: 64%

October

  • Temperature: 55.4° F (13° C) – 73.4° F (23° C)
  • Precipitation: 148 mm
  • Climate: 12.7 days of rain on average, 11.2 hours of daylight per day, 7.9 hours of sunshine per day, UV-index 5, water temperature 72.3° F (22.4° C), slightly muggy, 70% clear, beach/pool score 5
  • Humidity: 66%

November 

  • Temperature: 48.2° F (9° C) – 64.4° F (18° C)
  • Precipitation: 181 mm
  • Climate: 14.5 days of rain on average, 10.1 hours of daylight per day, 6.4 hours of sunlight per day, UV-index 4, water temperature 67.8° F (19.9° C), dry air, 50% clear, overcast
  • Humidity: 68%

December 

  • Temperature: 42.8° F (6° C) – 59° F (15° C)
  • Precipitation: 180 mm
  • Climate: 15 days of rain on average, 9.5 hours of daylight per day, 6.2 hours of sunshine per day, UV-index 3, water temperature 63.3° F (17.4° C), dry air, 50% clear, overcast
  • Humidity: 68%

The Mediterranean climate of Lefkada offers cool winters and hot summers.

Find the current weather forecast for Lefkada, Greece here:

Accuweather – Lefkada, Greece Weather Forecast

Weather.com – Lefkada, Greece Weather Forecast

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