Zakynthos weather in July

July is an excellent time to visit Zante. You can expect hot, sunny days and cooling sea breezes with little or no rain.

July is peak season in Zante, with a rise in hotel rates and more crowded entertainment venues.

How hot is it in Zakynthos in July?
Maximum daytime temperatures in Zakynthos in July reach an average high of 32°C (89°F), with high heat and humidity, and a low of 21°C (70°F).

How sunny is it in Zakynthos in July?
There are normally 12 hours of bright sunshine each day in Zakynthos in July – that's around 3% of daylight hours.

Sunrise & sunset in July?
Sunrise is around 6:25am with sunset around 8:55pm.

How warm is the sea around Zakynthos in July?
The average sea temperature in Zakynthos in July is 25°C (76°F), which is warm enough for swimming.

Does it rain in Zakynthos in July?
There are usually two days with some rainfall in Zakynthos in July; the average monthly rainfall is 6mm (‹1in).

How windy is it in Zakynthos in July?
July sees an average hourly wind speed of 14 kilometres per hour (7 knots; 9 mph).

What to do in Zakynthos in July?
Weather conditions in July are excellent for sunbathing, swimming, snorkelling and scuba diving.

Away from the beach, July is also a good time to explore Zante’s picturesque villages and countryside by bicycle, car or motorcycle.

Local holidays?

Zakynthos weather in July

Temperature icon High Temp: 32°C (89°F)
temperature icon Low Temp: 21°C (70°F)
sun icon Sunshine: 12 hours per day
Moderately hot icon
Daylight: 14 hrs 25 mins per day
wind icon Wind speed: 14 km/h (7 knots; 9 mph)
umbrella icon Wet Days: 2 days with some rain
rain cloud Rainfall: 6mm (‹1in) per month
High heat & humidity icon Comfort Level: High heat & humidity
Moderately hot icon
UV Index: Very high
swimming icon Sea Temp: 25°C (76°F)
Zakynthos, Greece

Best time to visit Zakynthos

The best time to visit Zakynthos for a beach holiday is from mid-June to mid-September.

However, anytime from early-May to mid-October is good for a range of outdoor activities.

Zante weather averages

Zakynthos weather by month

Source: Meteorological data for Zakynthos is based on weather statistics gathered for the 30-year period 1991 to 2020 by the Hellenic National Meteorological Service (HNMS) from the nearest weather station: Zakynthos International Airport (ZTH), located 5km (3mi) south of Zakynthos Town.

Advice on the best time to visit a particular destination is based on average local weather statistics, when the weather conditions are generally better than at other times of the year. We consider high and low temperatures, risk of rain (and thunderstorms, etc.), amount of sunshine and sea temperature. For general outdoor activities we favour clear, rainless days with a temperature range between 18°C (64°F) and 27°C (80°F); and for hot-weather activities we favour clear, rainless days with a temperature range between 24°C (75°F) and 32°C (89°F). Often, the best times to visit correspond to high season and therefore involve higher prices.

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Latest update: Zakynthos weather in July: 11 May, 2024

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