When is the best time to go to Elounda?

When is the best time to go to Elounda? Here's some information to help you in your decision:

  • The best months for good weather in Elounda are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November
  • On average, the warmest months are June, July, August and September
  • Elounda has dry periods in June, July, August and September
  • The coldest months are January and February
  • August is the best month for swimming

Annual weather in Elounda

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Weather details in Elounda month by month

To get all the information about the climate and weather in Elounda for a specific month, click on the corresponding link below:

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Weather and climate in Elounda

Elounda enjoys a hot-summer Mediterranean climate in accordance with the Köppen-Geiger classification. The yearly average maximum temperature in Elounda is 68°F (ranging from 56°F in january to 81°F in july). Annual rainfall is 8.4in, with a minimum of 0in in july and a maximum of 1.7in in january.
  • Between january and march the climate is correct. At lunchtime, it's 58°F in average and it rains about 2% of the time in march.
  • In the month of april the climate is beautiful. It is for example 63°F as maximum temperature in april and it rains in april about 0.5in.
  • From may to october the climate is perfect. the thermometer goes up to 70°F°C and it rains in october about 0.7in.
  • In the month of november the climate is beautiful. The record temperature this month is 77°F.
  • In december the climate is passable, but still OK. In average, on the morning it is 56°F and it rains in december about 1.5in.

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Charts: temperature and rainfall in Elounda

In the charts below, you can see the following seasonal norms for the city of Elounda: the minimum and maximum outdoor temperature, the risk and amount of monthly rainfall, daily average sunshine, sea temperature, and relative humidity for each month of the year.

Outside temperature

Precipitation (rainfall)

Daily sunshine hours

Sea temperature


Peak visitor numbers and tourist seasons in Elounda

Find out when Elounda has its high tourist season (the period when the influx of tourists is highest) and off-peak tourist season using our data and figures.

Tourist seasons in Elounda

  • Very low season in Elounda
    The months with the lowest number of tourists are: January, February, March, November and December.
  • Low season in Elounda
    The months with low numbers of tourists are: April, May, June and October.
  • High season in Elounda
    The number of visitors to Elounda is high in: July and September.
  • Peak season in Elounda
    The largest number of tourists visiting Elounda is during: August.

Figure: Visitor index for Elounda month by month

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