Weather Averages for Thassos in September
Averages for Thassos in September
It is rich with soft sandy beaches, scenic views and historical locations. There are enough desirable destinations available on the island that tourism has become the main source of income for most of the locals.
September in Thassos, Greece means having an average high temperature of around 24°C (75°F) during the day. Summertime isn’t over just yet but it’s starting to wind down now.
Generally, lows of 14°C (57°F) can be expected in the evenings. Cool but still remarkably comfortable.
Average precipitation in September is 35 mm or a little more than 1 inch.
The average relative humidity is 65%.
The average sea temperature in September is 23°C (73F°) which is still amazing for swimming, diving, and any other water activities visitors may wish to try.
September is the month when the crowds begin to thin out but the island is still very much vibrant and alive.
The main national holiday celebrated in September is Genesis tis Theotokou, the birth of the Blessed Virgin Mary. It is observed on September 15th all over the country.
In light of this holiday, many visitors choose to travel to Livadi (about 25km from Limenas, the capital of Thassos) to see the Monastery of the Archangel Michael. It was constructed in the 18th century and is beautifully located right on the edge of a cliff overlooking the Aegean Sea.
Visitors must wear certain attire to be allowed entrance to the Monastery; long pants for men and long skirts and tops that cover the shoulders for women.
For a 14 day forecast of Thassos’ weather, click here.