Avg weather in August
13 Hrs per day
14 mm per month
59 % avg
12 Mph avg

Petra Weather in August

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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.

Geographical influences

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.

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