The climate in Aghios Nikolaos
is very warm for most of the year with long, hot summers and milder winters. The best time to go to Aghios Nikolaos for the warmest weather is during the summer when you’ll get to enjoy clear blue skies, warm temperatures and mild sea breezes near the coast.
With over 300 days of sunshine a year, you’ll always have enough time to sunbathe and make the most out of your trip. The maximum amount of sunshine hours per day is 14. This gradually begins to decrease over the year until December and January, which have ten hours of sunlight a day.
Temperatures are pleasant year-round, with highs of 31°C in the summer. On average, temperatures usually don’t fall below 23°C until winter, when cooler winds blow in and lower temperatures to 15°C.
Rainfall is heaviest in the winter, with an average of 53mm per month. The climate dries off in spring and the summer, with just four to six rainy days per month.
If you love swimming, the best time to go to Aghios Nikolaos is between June and September. The sands are warm and soft and the water has an average temperature ranging from 22°C to 25°C.