Greece weather in February

Considering a trip to Greece this February and wondering about the expected weather conditions? Find all the crucial information you need right here, addressing your question:

What is the weather like in Greece in February?

Greece offers a broad spectrum of weather patterns. In February, one might encounter temperatures that range from cold to moderate, and precipitation levels ranging from moderate to heavy. During February, winter is in full swing.

The average highest temperatures fluctuate between cold in Psarádes at 6°C to moderate in Eloúnda at 16°C. Nighttime temperatures generally drop to 10°C in Eloúnda and -3°C in Psarádes.

In February, precipitation varies across different areas. From moderate rainfall in Keratokampos with an average of 50 mm to heavy rainfall in Dodoni with 182 mm. Athens enjoys a balanced 136 hours of sunlight. Ensuring it's neither too overcast nor too sunny.

For a closer look at February's conditions in Greece, see the map below. For a more detailed look at Greece's yearly weather, check out our Greece climate page.

Where to go in Greece in February

Find the average weather conditions in February for the most popular destinations in Greece on the map below. Click on a destination dot for more detailed information.

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Perfect weather is subjective. On this map perfect weather has been defined with temperatures between 20°C and 29°C and not too much precipitation (less than 90 mm a month).

Popular destinations in Greece

What is the weather like in February for the 5 most popular destinations in Greece?

Average weather in Athens

In February Athens generally has moderate temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 15°C, minimum nighttime temperatures around 7°C and moderate monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are tolerable that month.

Athens
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<<   January January
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14°C 
7°C 
129 hours 
55 mm 
9 days 
15°C 
7°C 
136 hours 
54 mm 
9 days 
March   >> March
>>  
17°C 
9°C 
183 hours 
50 mm 
8 days 
Climate in Athens

Average weather in Chania Town

In February Chania Town generally has moderate temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 14°C, minimum nighttime temperatures around 10°C and high monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are unpleasant that month.

Chania Town
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<<   January January
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14°C 
11°C 
117 hours 
158 mm 
13 days 
14°C 
10°C 
126 hours 
148 mm 
12 days 
March   >> March
>>  
15°C 
12°C 
178 hours 
88 mm 
9 days 
Climate in Chania Town

Average weather in Hersonissos

In February Hersonissos generally has moderate temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 16°C, minimum nighttime temperatures around 9°C and moderate monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are tolerable that month.

Hersonissos
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<<   January January
<<  
16°C 
9°C 
120 hours 
70 mm 
12 days 
16°C 
9°C 
133 hours 
71 mm 
12 days 
March   >> March
>>  
18°C 
10°C 
182 hours 
51 mm 
9 days 
Climate in Hersonissos

Average weather in Mýkonos City

In February Mýkonos City generally has moderate temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 15°C, minimum nighttime temperatures around 12°C and moderate monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are tolerable that month.

Mýkonos City
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<<   January January
<<  
15°C 
12°C 
83 mm 
11 days 
15°C 
12°C 
75 mm 
10 days 
March   >> March
>>  
16°C 
13°C 
48 mm 
8 days 
Climate in Mýkonos City

Average weather in Fira

In February Fira generally has moderate temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 16°C, minimum nighttime temperatures around 12°C and moderate monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are tolerable that month.

Fira
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<<   January January
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16°C 
13°C 
71 mm 
11 days 
16°C 
12°C 
70 mm 
10 days 
March   >> March
>>  
16°C 
13°C 
41 mm 
8 days 
Climate in Fira

Is your destination not in the list? Have a look at other destinations in Greece.

Is February the best time to visit Greece?

In our view, February might not be the best time to travel to Greece with often tolerable weather in Athens.

Generally speaking, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November provide perfect weather in Athens. The weather in January, February, March and December, on the other hand, tends to be tolerable.

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