What’s the weather like in Petra in August?
August is the peak of high season in Lesbos and the traditional fishing village of Petra enjoys a lovely climate throughout the summer. High temperatures and clear blue skies are to be expected daily, along with plenty of warm sunshine that’s perfect for the beach.
This village has a romantic atmosphere about it that makes it popular with couples and those searching for a peaceful holiday on the Greek Islands. It’s located in a beautiful turquoise bay on the north coast of Lesbos. The village is known for its historical landmarks such as Panagia Glykofilousa, a church that dates back to the 18th century.
Petra weather in August is very warm and sunny with temperatures peaking at 31°C. When the sun goes down for the night, the temperature lowers to around 21°C. It rains on five days of the month with an average rainfall of 14mm. Humidity levels are quite low at just 59%, which makes sunbathing and sightseeing activities much easier without it being very humid. Winds also help keep the humidity under control, with winds reaching speeds of up to 12 mph.