What’s the weather like in Elounda in February?
Elounda is a popular holiday destination in Crete, boasting warm weather and long days filled with sunshine and clear skies throughout the year. Elounda weather in February is slightly warmer than last month and it’s a great time to visit for some winter sunshine.
Nestled on the northern coast of Crete, Elounda is a charming resort found in the Mirabello Bay. Its location means that the beaches are shaded and the waters are very calm. The sun continues to shine all month, which is perfect for exploring the harbour and sightseeing the local archaeological attractions in town. The mild winter weather in Elounda is attributed to the region’s warm Mediterranean climate that brings high temperatures to Crete all year round.
The Mediterranean Sea is very cold in February, dropping to a chilly 16°C. It’s too cold for swimming, but you can still enjoy splashing your feet in the water as you stroll along the beach. Each day has ten hours of sunshine with highs of 15°C. At night, things get a little colder with lows of 8°C creeping in after the sun sets. You’ll need a light raincoat for your holiday as there are around 12 rainy days with an average rainfall of 64mm. The humidity is comfortable at 75% and moderated by cooling winds travelling at 12mph.