Weather Averages for Chania in August
Averages for Chania in AugustJust like in July, the August weather in Chania is still very hot. This is also a season for tourists and since the school is out, many local students are dining or going out adding to the already crowded streets and resorts.
Make sure that you bring or a hat, wear some shades and a comfortable set of cotton clothes so you can minimize the heat as you tour around the city.
The average high peak temperature at this month would be around 30°C or 86°F. The lowest peak is at 21°C or 70°F. These are very warm weather conditions so expect to sweat a lot especially when you do not have air condition in your room.
To cool the heat, you can take a swim at the beach since the water temperature has an average of 25°C or 77°F. However, expect to see people everywhere and prices of goods and services will dramatically increase due to the swarming visitors in the city.
Daily sunshine is at 12 hours and there will be zero precipitation.
The average humidity would range about 59%. Although the city is impossibly hot, there are some cooler places that you can delight yourself with.
By visiting the mountains and looking for the remote parts of the beach, you can still find some quaint and less crowded hotels, parks and resorts.
Three events would take place this month. These are The Transfiguration of Christ, a festival that involves unrestrained celebrations; the Festival of the Virgin Mary, an event that consists of a lot of food and drink festivities and; the Sultana Festival wherein exotic and glorious local performers will dance as you enjoy the great food and wine.
This month is a time for continuous celebrations, both in churches and at the tavernas. So if you want to party until the break of dawn, then you would certainly enjoy Chania in August.