The best times to visit Kalambaka for ideal weather are
April 30th to July 8th
August 27th to October 14th
based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.
Kalambaka Travel Guide
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Weather in Kalambaka
Average temperatures in Kalambaka vary drastically. Considering humidity, temperatures feel cold for about half of the year and otherwise nice with a very low chance of rain or snow throughout the year. The area is somewhat temperate — in the 55th percentile for pleasant weather — compared to tourist destinations worldwide. Weeks with ideal weather are listed above. If you’re looking for the very warmest time to visit Kalambaka, the hottest months are July, August, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally mid July where highs are regularly around 89.3°F (31.8°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 68.3°F (20.2°C) at night.
Kalambaka Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Kalambaka Temperatures (Celsius)
The way we experience weather isn’t all about temperature. Higher temperatures affect us much more at higher humidity, and colder temperatures feel piercing with high winds. Our perceived temperatures factor in humidity and wind chill to better represent how hot or cold the day feels to a person.
Kalambaka Perceived Temperature (F)
Kalambaka Perceived Temperature (C)
Average Kalambaka Temperatures by Month
Daily highs (averaged for the month) usually give the best indication of the weather. A significantly lower mean and low generally just means it gets colder at night.
|Month||Avg. High (°F)||Avg. Mean (°F)||Avg. Low (°F)|
|Month||Avg. High (°C)||Avg. Mean (°C)||Avg. Low (°C)|
Precipitation (Rain or Snow)
If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Kalambaka are January, April, and then May. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early January. For example, on the week of January 1st there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in late October with an average of 1 days of significant precipitation the week of October 22nd.
When can you find snow in Kalambaka? Weather stations report a bit of annual snow likely to be deepest around March, especially close to early March. The best time to ski (if at all) in Kalambaka is often around around February 12th when fresh powder is deepest. Please note that a value of 0 for snow in the graph below may either mean there was no snow, or that snow is unreported.
Chance of Precipitation
The graph below shows the % chance of rainy and snowy days in Kalambaka.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Kalambaka (in).
Average Rain and Snow by Month
|Month||Daily Chance of Rain||Average Snow Depth (in)||Total Precipitation (in)|
|Month||Daily Chance of Rain||Average Snow Depth (cm)||Total Precipitation (cm)|
Humidity and Wind
Kalambaka has some humid months, and slightly dry months in the opposite season. The least humid month is July (33.9% relative humidity), and the most humid month is November (66.8%).
Wind in Kalambaka is usually extremely calm. The windiest month is December, followed by February and March. December’s average wind speed of around 3.9 knots (4.5 MPH or 7.2 KPH) is considered “light air.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in late January where average top sustained speeds reach 12.6 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.
Relative Humidity (%)
The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Kalambaka.
The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.
Average Wind Speeds
Show Wind Speeds
All wind speeds are in knots. 1 knot = 1.15 MPH or 1.85 KPH.
|Month||Avg. Wind||Avg. Wind Feel||Sustained High Wind||High Wind Feel|
|Jan||3.5||Barely noticeable||11.1||Significant breeze|
|Feb||3.8||Barely noticeable||10.9||Gentle breeze|
|Mar||3.6||Barely noticeable||10.9||Significant breeze|
|Apr||3.3||Barely noticeable||10.7||Gentle breeze|
|May||2.9||Barely noticeable||9.7||Significant breeze|
|Jun||3.3||Barely noticeable||10.2||Gentle breeze|
|Jul||3.6||Barely noticeable||10.1||Significant breeze|
|Aug||2.7||Barely noticeable||9.5||Gentle breeze|
|Sep||3.2||Barely noticeable||9.4||Significant breeze|
|Oct||3||Barely noticeable||8.8||Gentle breeze|
|Nov||2.7||Barely noticeable||8.9||Significant breeze|
|Dec||3.9||Barely noticeable||10.6||Gentle breeze|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to Kalambaka?
Our best data indicates this area is generally safe. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are no travel advisories or warnings for Greece; exercise normal security precautions. Check this page for any recent changes or regions to avoid: Travel Advice and Advisories. This advisory was last updated on Aug 22, 2019.
The Busiest and Least Crowded Months
The busiest month for tourism in Kalambaka, Greece is July, followed by November and March. Prices for hotels and flights will be most expensive during these months, though you can save if you purchase well in advance. Tourists are unlikely to visit Kalambaka in December. Those willing to visit at these times will likely find it the least expensive month.
Estimated Tourism by Month
Most Popular Months to Visit
Overall Kalambaka Travel Experience by Season
Spring (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 75.1°F (23.9°C) and 47.8°F (8.8°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is extremely rare with 0 to 1 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is fairly slow for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for deals.
Summer (June through August)
The middle-year months have very comfortable weather with high temperatures that are quite warm. These months see moderate precipitation with about 1 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Kalambaka, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.
Fall (September through November)
Fall daily highs range from 81.6°F (27.6°C) and 52.4°F (11.3°C), which will feel comfortable given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a normal amount: 1 to 2 days per month. Tourism is the second busiest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be slightly higher priced.
Winter (December through February)
Weather is too cold this time of year in Kalambaka to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 52.7°F (11.5°C) and 41.6°F (5.3°C). On average, it rains or snows a very small amount: 0 to 1 times per month. These times of year are the slowest with tourists.