When is the best time to go to Samos?

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

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

Annual weather in Samos

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

January 52°F/58°F
February 54°F/58°F
March 56°F/61°F
April 61°F/65°F
May 68°F/72°F
June 74°F/79°F
July 79°F/85°F
August 79°F/86°F
September 74°F/81°F
October 68°F/74°F
November 61°F/67°F
December 56°F/59°F

Weather and climate in Samos

Samos enjoys a hot-summer Mediterranean climate in accordance with the Köppen-Geiger classification. The yearly average maximum temperature in Samos is 70°F (ranging from 58°F in january to 86°F in august). Annual rainfall is 31.3in, with a minimum of 0in in july and a maximum of 7in in january.
  • Between january and march the climate is correct. It is for example 61°F as maximum temperature in march.
  • Between april and may the climate is good. The record temperature this month is 85°F and, in may, 2 days of rain are expected.
  • In june the climate is perfect. By early evening, the temperature averages 77°F and, in june, 2 days of rain are expected.
  • From july to august the climate is beautiful. the thermometer goes up to 86°F°C and you can expect to have 0.1in of rainfall/month during this period.
  • In september the climate is very good. It is for example 81°F as maximum temperature in september and you can expect to have 0.9in of rainfall/month during this period.
  • From october to november the climate is good. the thermometer goes up to 67°F°C.
  • In december the climate is passable, but still OK. At lunchtime, it's 59°F in average and it rains about 26% of the time in december.

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Charts: temperature and rainfall in Samos

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

Find out when Samos 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 Samos

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

Figure: Visitor index for Samos month by month

Best time for low prices in Samos

Average prices of hotels in Samos month by month

Generally, October is the month with the lowest hotel prices in Samos. So this is a great time to save on your holiday! In contrast, December is statistically the most expensive month of the year for hotels.

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Average price for flights to Samos

A return flight between London and Samos is generally cheaper if you go in march ($ 231 on average): this is the best time for travellers on a tight budget. In contrast, you may end up paying $ 296 more for your airline ticket to Samos if you go in august.

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Average price of hiring a car in Samos

On average, it costs $ 15 per day to hire a car in Samos. This price varies by $ 16 depending on the month. In march, hiring a car costs an average of $ 9.6 per 24 hours, so this is the best time to save money! In contrast, the average price in august is $ 26.

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Other cities and places near Samos

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