Weather in Kalymnos Island. Actual conditions and forecast
Week forecast for temperature, rain and cloudiness
Map of wind conditions for Kalymnos Island area
Map of Kalymnos Island temperature forecast1. You can zoom in to Kalymnos Island using the '+' button, or check temperatures around the globe by the '-' button.
2. Besides this, you can grab the map by your mouse button and move it to see the temperature in other regions.
This temperature map is centered around Kalymnos Island. The map is real-time and interactive.
Rain forecast for Kalymnos Island area1. Using the control panel above this map, you can check the rain forecast for Kalymnos Island for any period within next 10 days.
2. Via the top control panel, you can check the following weather parameters: Temperature, Cloud cover, Precipitation, Wind and Pressure.
This precipitation forecast map is centered around Kalymnos Island. The map is also real-time and interactive.
Climate in Greece and weather forecast - best seasons for visitAll the magnificent festive carnivals are held in January and February. That’s also a great way to get acquainted with local traditions and color. Such events will start from Christmas. Any tourist can take part in the carnival procession, if he or she has a peculiar suit. During this period, various quests and games take place in all major tourist cities. In winter, the ski season opens in Greece. All ski resorts have excellent safe routes for both extreme riders and beginners. The skiing season lasts until the middle of April, since the mountain peaks have a rather low air temperature. There is snow until the beginning of summer. You can also go for a shopping tour in winter. At this time, the grand sale in all fashion boutiques starts in Greece. … Open
Sights of Kalymnos Island - photogallery
Kalymnos Island guide chapters
Attractions and active leisure
The island is also popular among divers. Picturesque underwater landscapes, different species of flora and fauna attract a lot of people to Kalymnos. Moreover, you can rent all the necessary equipment at a low price. What's interesting, the only Greek diving school is located on Kalymnos. You can learn all the subtleties of scuba diving in the state school. Don’t miss the chance to dive where sponges grow, … Open
Cuisine and top restaurants
Some of the taverns have an entertaining program. They invite dancers in traditional costumes, who are moving under folk music. Taverns for locals serve dishes made o fresh ingredients cooked according to Greek traditional recipes. But the stuff of these taverns has nowhere to hurry. The service is different from European cafes. Traditionally, Greek dishes are not seasoned with olive oil. Its bottle can be found … Open
Traditions and mentality of Kalymnos Island
Some of the gestures have a different meaning in Greece and on Kalymnos. When Greek people signal to somebody to join them, they extend their arms with their palms facing downwards. Then they open and close their fists, their fingers moving up and down. When they want to say something, they touch or pat the lower lip with the index finger. An important thing is not every nod on Kalymnos means that a person agrees … Open
Travel guide to Kalymnos Island
Travelers not keen on extreme sports will also not feel bored. They are welcome to try snorkeling and explore the most picturesque parts of the seaside. In the port area, vacationers can always rent a boat or a yacht, and head to explore the nearby landmarks. It is important to mention that some hidden bays and gulfs are accessible only from water, so one needs a boat to see them. Travelers with small children will … Open
Kalymnos Island for children - what to visit
Does your child swim well and have a sports grade? Then you can take him and take part in the swim to the neighbouring Telendos Island. It is approximately 1 km off the coast of Kalymnos. However, you can go there by boat. Be sure to show the Basilica of Saint Basil, the Holy Trinity Church and the ancient Church of Saint Konstantinos to your child. The last one was built 1,5 millennium ago. There is also an … Open
Shopping, streets and outlets
The second popular item is olive oil. Greeks love it and they widely produce oil on the island. You won't find a kitchen in Greece without a couple of olive oil bottles. The most high quality product is cold pressed Extra-Virgin Olive Oil with low acidity level. You can find it in plastic bottles, jerrycans or gift packages in the shape of famous Greek characters. If you have bought olive oil in a tin package, it … Open