What’s the weather like in Zante in August?
Located in the Ionian Sea, the Greek island of Zante has warm, dry summers which make it a popular holiday destination in August. At this time of year the days are very sunny and sometimes humid and with almost no rain forecast you won’t need to bring a waterproof jacket. As August is in the midst of the high season, the beaches will be quite crowded but you’ll be rewarded by beautiful sunshine, clear blue skies and warm seas.
In August, the average daytime temperature in Zante hovers around 26°C, and with highs of 31°C you’ll need to wear lots of sun cream and seek shade during the hottest part of the day. At night, temperatures dip to a low of 21°C, perfect for meals on the outdoor terraces or cocktails in the lively bars. Each day gets around 12 hours of sunshine, while the sea is an inviting 26°C, making this an ideal month for swimming and snorkelling.