Weather in Greece in May/early June

Oct 13th, 2013, 11:20 AM
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Weather in Greece in May/early June

I'm considering a trip to Greece in spring 2014. I'd be leaving some time in May and returning by mid-June, for a total of 3-4 weeks.

Is the weather likely to stay dry?
With ferries in mind, how are the seas at that time of year?
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Oct 13th, 2013, 11:37 AM
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That's one of the best times to visit Greece, with temperatures in the 70s to low 80s most of the time, maybe a little hotter as you get into June. You may have a day or two of rain in May, but most days will be sunny to partly cloudy. Seas are usually calm that time of year, but by mid-June there could be a few days of high wind. Stick with the large conventional ferries as much as possible and you will have smooth sailing.
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Oct 13th, 2013, 01:38 PM
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That's a really lovely time to visit. There are fewer crowds and plenty of sunny days, although water temperature can still be a little cool for swimming.
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Oct 13th, 2013, 06:05 PM
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You can't find a better time to go. Not too hot or crowded. It's the only time I chose to go and have never been disappointed. Haven't even seen close to a spit of rain but did feel a bit green coming home from Paros by ferry (late June) but that was my fault as I was sorting photos on my laptop and inside! We always swim and find it as relief from the hot sun. Don't forget your suncreen .
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Oct 19th, 2013, 06:22 PM
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We were there the first 2 weeks in June of 2011 and the weather was unbelievable!! Sunny days, warm enough to swim and cooler at night.
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Oct 31st, 2013, 10:02 AM
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You will be really unlunky if, during your stay, the weather will be cloudy! Temperature ranges 18 - 23 and the sea is for swimming not for worry!

Be well!
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