Climate in Greece and weather forecast - best seasons for visit
Conditionally, the entire territory of Greece can be divided into three climatic zones. The Mediterranean climate dominates in the south of the country and in the cente. The north-eastern part features a moderate climate. The rest of the territory has the Alpine climate. In general, the subtropical climate manifests itself in Greece in all its glory. Contrast allows you to enjoy all the seasons in full. Air masses, dry and hot, create an ideal environment for a beach holiday in summer. In winter, cold cyclones with incessant rains prevail here. Winter in the Balkans brings the cloudy weather; it rains sometimes. It is worth noting that the air temperature in the mountains drops by 6-7 degrees with each kilometer. That's why snow lies at the tops of the mountains of Greece till summer. In lowland areas, the average air temperature in winter is about 10-12C in the daytime. At night, the temperature drops to +7C. In the north, there may even be minor frosts at night.