Weather Averages for Zante in September
Averages for Zante in September
September is the month when things start to cool down a bit in Zante.
The average day temperatures generally reach highs of around 28°C, which are a bit more pleasant compared to the earlier months when the heat is at its peak.
September is still summer in Zante, though it is not as busy as it tends to be in June til August, so you can enjoy wonderful weather away from teh large crowds.
In general the first two weeks in September are sunny and warm, with temperatures in the higher 20's.
Zante also sees on average, 10 hours of sunshine per day throughout this month.
However it starts to get cloudy, rainy and stormy from mid September.
The average amount of rain seen in Zante in September is 25 mm over 4 days, which, though greater than that experienced in the peak months of summer, is less than can be expected in the winter months on the island.
The sea is also cooler at this time of year, with the average temperature of the sea 25°C (77°F).
The island is still quiet busy catering to its tourists and holiday lovers, who are still raoming around enjoying summer on the island.
You can still enjoy quite a lot during these final few days of the holiday season in Zante.
In the following months the islands starts to close down as the weather becomes quite windy and wet and there are almost no tourists during the winter on the island.
Feast of Spiliotissa is also celebrated in the village of Orthonies on the 8th of September. The celebrations for this festival are quite similar to all other religious festivals celebrated on the island, which include dancing, food and wine.
Or, if you want a quieter evening, there are a number of other bars and restaurants away from the major party scene that will give you a wonderful evening whilst you are on your holiday.