Chaniotis, Greece: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

Traveling to Chaniotis, Greece? If you're planning to go to Chaniotis, here is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack:

When to go to Chaniotis, Greece

Based on the climate and weather in Chaniotis, the best time to go is August. See below for details.

What to wear/what to pack for Chaniotis, Greece by month

January

January in Chaniotis can be brisk and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 40s F (single digits C), with several days below 32 F (single digits C).

It tends to rain a bit less than half of the time. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 60% to 70% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Long skirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Umbrella
  • Dresses
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Socks
  • Standard footwear
  • Pants or jeans
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Rain coat

February

February in Chaniotis can be brisk and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 40s F (single digits C), with a few days below 32 F (single digits C).

It tends to rain a bit less than half of the time. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 60% to 70% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage
  • Long skirts
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Dresses
  • Pants or jeans
  • Standard footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat
  • Socks

March

In March, Chaniotis can be chilly and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) and sometimes jump into the 60s F (high 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the 40s F (single digits C).

This is also a rainy time for Chaniotis, with several of the days of the month having rain. In March, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Pants or jeans
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Rain coat
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Long skirts
  • Dresses
  • Standard footwear
  • Socks
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses

April

Traveling to Chaniotis in April, you will notice that it is relatively cool and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Socks
  • Dresses
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Rain coat
  • Long skirts
  • Standard footwear
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Pants or jeans
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Umbrella

May

May in Chaniotis is balmy and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Dresses
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Waterproof footwear
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sandals
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Rain coat
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Light footwear

June

If you visit Chaniotis during June, you are likely to find that it is extremely warm. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 60s F (high 10s C).

Humidity is generally between 40 and 50% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Rain coat
  • Shorts or short pants
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Light footwear
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion

July

If you vacation in Chaniotis during July, you are likely to find that it is consistently hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C).

Humidity is generally between 40 and 50% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sunglasses
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Rain coat
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Skirts
  • Shorts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Short sleeve shirts

August

If you visit Chaniotis during August, you are likely to find that it is extremely warm and dry with little rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C).

Humidity is generally between 40 and 50% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage
  • Umbrella
  • Sunglasses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Skirts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Rain coat
  • Shorts

September

If you vacation in Chaniotis during September, you are likely to find that it is pretty consistently hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 60s F (high 10s C).

Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Umbrella
  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Light footwear
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Skirts

October

If you visit Chaniotis during October, you are likely to find that it is balmy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Light footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Sandals
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Dresses
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Umbrella

November

If you visit Chaniotis during November, you are likely to find that it is crisp and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (low 10s C).

Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Socks
  • Pants or jeans
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Long skirts
  • Rain coat
  • Standard footwear
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Dresses
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses

December

If you vacation in Chaniotis during December, you are likely to find that it is cold and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 40s F (single digits C).

Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Standard footwear
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Rain coat
  • Long skirts
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Pants or jeans
  • Socks
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Dresses

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Chaniotis, Greece

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Chaniotis, as well as several items to remember to pack when traveling there.

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types C and F
  • A SIM card that works in Chaniotis
  • Bicycle friendly attire, if you plan on biking anywhere

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