When is the best time to go to Chania?

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

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

For full information about the climate and weather in Chania a specific month, click on the corresponding line below:

January 54°F/58°F
38%
3.6in
February 56°F/59°F
33%
3.4in
March 59°F/63°F
22%
1.9in
April 63°F/67°F
17%
1.2in
May 70°F/74°F
13%
0.7in
June 77°F/81°F
9%
0.6in
July 81°F/85°F
2%
0.2in
August 81°F/85°F
4%
0.4in
September 76°F/81°F
17%
1in
October 70°F/74°F
24%
2.2in
November 63°F/67°F
26%
2.5in
December 56°F/59°F
37%
3.3in

Weather and climate in Chania

  • Between january and february the climate is passable, but still OK. The temperature rises to 59°F and it rains about 33% of the time in february.
  • Between the months of march and april the climate is favorable. It is for example 67°F as maximum temperature in april.
  • From may to september the climate is very good. At lunchtime, it's 81°F in average.
  • Between the months of october and november the climate is favorable. The temperature rises to 67°F and, in november, 8 days of rain are expected.
  • In december the climate is passable, but still OK. At lunchtime, it's 59°F in average and, in december, 12 days of rain are expected.

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Charts: temperature and rainfall in Chania

In the charts below, you can see the following seasonal norms for the city of Chania: 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

Humidity



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Chania appears on the map below with a blue icon. The other cities or locations in Crete appear on the map with a black icon. Click for information about the climate.

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