When is the best time to go to Réthymnon?

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

  • The best months for good weather in Réthymnon are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December
  • On average, the warmest months are June, July, August and September
  • Réthymnon has dry periods in June, 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

Annual weather in Réthymnon

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

January 56°F/59°F
February 56°F/59°F
March 58°F/63°F
April 63°F/67°F
May 68°F/72°F
June 74°F/77°F
July 79°F/83°F
August 79°F/83°F
September 76°F/79°F
October 70°F/74°F
November 65°F/68°F
December 59°F/63°F

Weather and climate in Réthymnon

Réthymnon enjoys a hot-summer Mediterranean climate in accordance with the Köppen-Geiger classification. The yearly average maximum temperature in Réthymnon is 70°F (ranging from 59°F in january to 83°F in august). Annual rainfall is 16.7in, with a minimum of 0in in july and a maximum of 3.2in in january.
  • Between the months of january and february the climate is just OK. the thermometer goes up to 59°F°C and it rains about 16% of the time in february.
  • Between march and april the climate is good. the thermometer goes up to 67°F°C and you can expect to have 1in of rainfall/month during this period.
  • Between may and july the climate is very good. The temperature rises to 83°F and, in july, 0 days of rain are expected.
  • In august the climate is good. It is for example 83°F as maximum temperature in august and, in august, 0 days of rain are expected.
  • From september to october the climate is very good. The temperature rises to 74°F and, in october, 3 days of rain are expected.
  • Between the months of november and december the climate is favorable. In average, on the morning it is 59°F and it rains about 16% of the time in december.

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Charts: temperature and rainfall in Réthymnon

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


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