The best times to visit Volos for ideal weather are

April 9th to June 17th

or

August 27th to November 4th

based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.

 

 


Other Volos Travel Info

Weather in Volos

Temperature

Average temperatures in Volos vary drastically. Considering humidity, temperatures feel very nice much of the year, but hot in the summer and cold in the winter with a very low chance of rain or snow throughout the year. The area is somewhat temperate — in the 43rd 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 Volos, 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 95.4°F (35.2°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 67.1°F (19.5°C) at night.

Volos Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Volos Temperatures (Celsius)

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“Feels-Like” Temperatures

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.

Volos Perceived Temperature (F)

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Volos Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Volos 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.

Show Fahrenheit

Month Avg. High (°F) Avg. Mean (°F) Avg. Low (°F)
Jan 52.2 42.1 33.2
Feb 54.4 44.5 35.6
Mar 61.3 49.8 38.9
Apr 69.5 57.1 44.7
May 80.8 67.3 53.7
Jun 89.3 76.1 62
Jul 94.3 81 66.6
Aug 93.6 80.1 66.1
Sep 84.3 71.3 59.4
Oct 72 60.9 51.1
Nov 62.7 52.1 43.3
Dec 52.7 43.4 35.3

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 11.2 5.6 0.7
Feb 12.4 6.9 2
Mar 16.3 9.9 3.8
Apr 20.8 13.9 7.1
May 27.1 19.6 12.1
Jun 31.8 24.5 16.7
Jul 34.6 27.2 19.2
Aug 34.2 26.7 18.9
Sep 29.1 21.8 15.2
Oct 22.2 16.1 10.6
Nov 17.1 11.2 6.3
Dec 11.5 6.3 1.8

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Volos are August, July, and then June. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around mid August. For example, on the week of August 13th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early March with an average of 2 days of significant precipitation the week of March 5th.

When can you find snow in Volos? Weather stations report a bit of annual snow likely to be deepest around February, especially close to late January and early February. The best time to ski (if at all) in Volos is often around around April 23rd 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 Volos.

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Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Volos (in).

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Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 10% 0.4 1
Feb 17% 1.1 1.5
Mar 15% 0.5 1.6
Apr 10% 0.4 1
May 10% 0 1.2
Jun 8% 0 1.1
Jul 4% 0 0.8
Aug 4% 0 0.6
Sep 11% 0 1.8
Oct 14% 0.4 2.6
Nov 14% 0.4 1.5
Dec 14% 0.6 1.8

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 10 1 2.5
Feb 17 2.8 3.8
Mar 15 1.3 4.1
Apr 10 1 2.5
May 10 0 3
Jun 8 0 2.8
Jul 4 0 2
Aug 4 0 1.5
Sep 11 0 4.6
Oct 14 1 6.6
Nov 14 1 3.8
Dec 14 1.5 4.6

 

Humidity and Wind

Volos has some very humid months, and slightly dry months in the opposite season. The least humid month is July (34% relative humidity), and the most humid month is December (75.5%).

Wind in Volos is usually extremely calm. The windiest month is June, followed by July and August. June’s average wind speed of around 3.8 knots (4.4 MPH or 7.1 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 mid to late August where average top sustained speeds reach 12.4 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Volos.

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Avg. Relative Humidity

Wind

The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.

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Max Sustained Wind
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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 1.9 Barely noticeable 8.9 Gentle breeze
Feb 3.2 Barely noticeable 10.1 Gentle breeze
Mar 3.3 Barely noticeable 10.8 Gentle breeze
Apr 3.7 Barely noticeable 11.2 Significant breeze
May 3.6 Barely noticeable 11.1 Gentle breeze
Jun 3.8 Barely noticeable 11.7 Significant breeze
Jul 3.8 Barely noticeable 11.8 Gentle breeze
Aug 3.7 Barely noticeable 11.9 Significant breeze
Sep 3.2 Barely noticeable 11.2 Gentle breeze
Oct 2.2 Barely noticeable 9.3 Gentle breeze
Nov 1.7 Barely noticeable 7.9 Gentle breeze
Dec 1.8 Barely noticeable 8.6 Gentle breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 72%
Feb 67.8%
Mar 62.3%
Apr 56.4%
May 47.4%
Jun 39.4%
Jul 34%
Aug 37.9%
Sep 50.4%
Oct 64.4%
Nov 74.1%
Dec 75.5%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Volos?

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 Volos, Greece is June, followed by February and July. 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 Volos in November. Those willing to visit at these times will likely find it the least expensive month.

Estimated Tourism by Month

 

Most Popular Months to Visit

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Tourists Seeking Accommodations

Tourism graph is based on Google searches for services used by tourists relative to the rest of the year. Tourism data for this area is extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 50.9 in November means 50.9% of the tourists vs. June.

 

 

Overall Volos Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderate. Highs range from 83.4°F (28.6°C) and 55.3°F (12.9°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is rare with 3 to 5 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is the second busiest for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for things to do.

Summer (June through August)

The middle-year months have very comfortable weather with high temperatures that are quite warm. These months see the least precipitation with 1 to 2 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Volos, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 88.1°F (31.2°C) and 58.2°F (14.6°C), which will feel comfortable given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a normal amount: 3 to 4 days per month. Tourism is the slowest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be affordably priced.

Winter (December through February)

Weather is too cold this time of year in Volos to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 59.3°F (15.2°C) and 49.2°F (9.6°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 3 to 5 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.

 

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