What's the weather like in Halkidiki in September
September in Halkidiki, Greece brings on the start of autumn but still provides great weather for your holiday. The average temperature, average highs & lows, average sea temperature and average sunshine hours all decrease from their summer highs in August.
The average temperature seen in September is 23°C (73°F). Average highs get up to 27°C (81°F) which are mostly seen in the middle of the month. The beginning of the month sees daily highs get up to 29°C (84°F) while the end of the month sees daily highs get to 24°C (76°F). Average lows get down to 18°C (64°F) which are mostly experienced in the beginning of the month with daily lows only getting to 14°C (58°F) in end of the month. September as a whole experiences falling daily highs with only one in ten days going over 32°C (90°F) or going under 21°C (69°F). Daily lows only go under 11°C (51°F) or go over 21°C (70°F) every one in ten days.
The beginning of September experiences a 21% chance of precipitation. This percentage gradually increases as the month goes on with the end of September seeing a 27% chance of precipitation. The most common form of rainfall for September is thunderstorms which are most likely to occur at the beginning of the month. Moderate rain and light rain are less common and most likely to occur at the end of the month.
The average humidity experienced in September is 62%, which ranges from 38%, comfortable, to 86%, very humid. The humidity rarely goes under 28%, dry, but can get as high as 98%, very humid. The beginning of the month is the most likely to be the least humid while the end of the month is the most likely to be the most humid.
The average sunshine hours experienced in September is 9. This is the fourth highest average sunshine hours for the year which is also experienced in April. As the month goes on, the daily sunshine hours gradually decrease with the beginning of the month the most likely to experience the most daily sunshine.
The average sea temperature seen in September is 24°C (75°F). This is the second highest average sea temperature of the year and is also experienced in July.
Halkidiki Hotels in September
The Aegean Blue Hotel
The Aegean Blue Hotel provides amazing sea views. This brand new hotel was built from environment friendly material and includes 57 rooms. Every room includes a fully equipped bathroom, featuring Carron and GSI products, as well as a balcony that overlooks the sea. A multi-use conference centre is available and can hold up to 100 people. The hotel provides all the beach amenities you might need.
Anthemus Sea Beach Hotel & Spa
For a truly relaxing holiday check out the Anthemus Sea Beach Hotel & Spa located mere steps away from a blue flag beach. This resort focuses on comfort with a choice of 144 rooms and 58 suites perfect for all tastes. Every room includes air conditioning, satellite TV, free internet access, safe, kitchenette, fridge and a balcony or terrace. The on-site spa provides a countless list of treatments for men, women and couples.
If you are looking for a value stay with everything you would expect on holiday, head to the three star Hilltop Hotel. This hotel has 50 rooms and is run by a Greek-American family, catering to families and couples for 20 years. Standard rooms can accommodate two or three beds and include air conditioning, satellite TV, mini fridge and balcony or terrace.
Hotel Flegra Palace
Hotel Flegra Palace provides a luxurious stay at value prices. All rooms are uniquely decorated and include 1 or 2 beds with the most comfortable mattresses known to man (former guests attest this), satellite TV, air-conditioning, refrigerator and balcony or terrace. There is an outdoor pool as well as a kid's pool. Other activities include table tennis, bicycle hire and a children's playground.
Halkidiki Beaches for September
Trani Ammouda Beach
An amazing European Blue Flag beach can be found at Trani Ammouda Beach which translates to large sandy beach. You might also hear this beach referred to as Livrochio Beach and it features a fine white sand with a clear turquoise water. The area is not very developed but you will still have access to some facilities. The water has a sandy bottom so it is a great choice for families and children.
Bars and Restaurants
For a luxurious restaurant minus an pretention check out the Metoxi Taverna located in Kassandra. This restaurant is located on a hill and has the most amazing views and sunsets. The service is excellent, too, and you will have plenty of traditional Greek options with local meats and ingredients used to create delcious dishes. Children are welcome and have space to play around the restaurant.
Maistrali Bar & Restaurant
Head to Maistrali Bar & Restaurant for a family run, friendly experience. The owners have over 30 years of experience with Greek and international dishes and everything is homemade. All of the produce is organic from their own personal garden even the virgin olive oil is from their own olive trees. Popular options include the mixed grill for two and lamb chops.
Things to do in Halkidiki in September
For a great boat tour try Aqua Vibe. This is the perfect choice for those looking for a sightseeing tour with a bit of adventure. Tours last two hours and can take a maximum of 8 passengers. Riding at 25mph, you will pass several islands until reaching your first stop point in order to swim, snorkel and jump in the water from the boat. Children under 3 are free, ages 3-12 15 and adults are 20.
Dive Club Kassandra
If you are looking for water activities including learning to dive, snorkelling excursions and equipment rentals check out Dive Club Kassandra. This centre has been in existence since 1996 and is a five star PADI certified dive centre. There are two adventure programs available, a snorkelling excursion where you snorkel along the rocky coastline and through tunnels and discover scuba diving which requires a successful completion of a beginner's course.