Zakynthos weather in September

September is a great time to visit Zakynthos as it’s less crowded and the weather is still great.

You can expect warm, sunny days with little or no rain during the first two weeks. However, from mid-September you can expect more cloudy, rainy days.

How hot is it in Zakynthos in September?
Maximum daytime temperatures in Zakynthos in September reach an average high of 28°C (82°F), with moderate and humidity, and a low of 18°C (64°F).

How sunny is it in Zakynthos in September?
There are normally 10 hours of bright sunshine each day in Zakynthos in September – that's around 81% of daylight hours.

Sunrise & sunset in September?
Sunrise is around 7:15am with sunset around 7:45pm.

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

Does it rain in Zakynthos in September?
There are usually four days with some rainfall in Zakynthos in September; the average monthly rainfall is 35mm (1.7in).

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

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

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

Local holidays?
None. September is regarded as the shoulder season in Zante, and while hotel rates haven’t dropped by much the beaches and entertainment venues are certainly less crowded.

Zakynthos weather in September

Temperature icon High Temp: 28°C (82°F)
temperature icon Low Temp: 18°C (64°F)
sun icon Sunshine: 10 hours per day
Moderately hot icon
Daylight: 12 hrs 25 mins per day
wind icon Wind speed: 14 km/h (7 knots; 9 mph)
umbrella icon Wet Days: 4 days with some rain
rain cloud Rainfall: 35mm (1.3in) per month
Moderate heat & humidity icon Comfort Level: Moderate heat & 68% humidity
Moderately hot icon
UV Index: Moderate
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 September: 12 June, 2024

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