When is the best time to go to Zante?

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

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

Annual weather in Zante

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

January 54°F/58°F
February 56°F/58°F
March 58°F/59°F
April 61°F/65°F
May 67°F/70°F
June 74°F/77°F
July 79°F/83°F
August 79°F/85°F
September 76°F/79°F
October 70°F/72°F
November 65°F/67°F
December 58°F/61°F

Weather and climate in Zante

Zante enjoys a hot-summer Mediterranean climate in accordance with the Köppen-Geiger classification. The yearly average maximum temperature in Zante is 68°F (ranging from 58°F in january to 85°F in august). Annual rainfall is 25.6in, with a minimum of 0.2in in july and a maximum of 4.1in in january.
  • Between january and march the climate is passable, but still OK. By early evening, the temperature averages 59°F and you can expect to have 2.2in of rainfall/month during this period.
  • From april to may the climate is favorable. By early evening, the temperature averages 68°F and it rains about 0.9in each month.
  • In june the climate is perfect. The record temperature this month is 88°F and you can expect to have 0.7in of rainfall/month during this period.
  • From july to november the climate is favorable. the thermometer goes up to 67°F°C and you can expect to have 3.8in of rainfall/month during this period.
  • In the month of december the climate is just OK. It is for example 61°F as maximum temperature in december and it rains in december about 3.7in.

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Charts: temperature and rainfall in Zante

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

Find out when Zante 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 Zante

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

Figure: Visitor index for Zante month by month

Best time for low prices in Zante

Average prices of hotels in Zante month by month

Generally, October is the month with the lowest hotel prices in Zante. 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 Zante

A return flight between London and Zante is generally cheaper if you go in april ($ 176 on average): this is the best time for travellers on a tight budget. In contrast, you may end up paying $ 189 more for your airline ticket to Zante if you go in december.

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Average price of hiring a car in Zante

On average, it costs $ 17 per day to hire a car in Zante. This price varies by $ 23 depending on the month. In march, hiring a car costs an average of $ 8.4 per 24 hours, so this is the best time to save money! In contrast, the average price in august is $ 32.

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