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

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

When to go to Northern Chalkidiki, Greece

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

What to wear/what to pack for Northern Chalkidiki, Greece by month

January

If you are traveling to Northern Chalkidiki in January, you will notice that it can be brisk and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 50s F (low 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

February in Northern Chalkidiki is pretty cool 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 about a third 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:

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

March

If you are traveling to Northern Chalkidiki in March, you will notice that it is cool and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

If you are traveling to Northern Chalkidiki in April, you will notice that it is relatively cool and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

May for Northern Chalkidiki is balmy and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain coat
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Umbrella
  • Light footwear
  • Skirts
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sandals

June

If you visit Northern Chalkidiki during June, 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 40 and 50% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sandals
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Light footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Shorts or short pants

July

July for Northern Chalkidiki is extremely hot. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts
  • Rain coat
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Skirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Umbrella
  • Dresses

August

August is extremely warm and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sunglasses
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts
  • Dresses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Rain coat

September

September for Northern Chalkidiki is hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Light footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sandals
  • Rain coat
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Dresses

October

October in Northern Chalkidiki is mild. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) to low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • Umbrella
  • Light footwear
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Rain coat

November

If you are traveling to Northern Chalkidiki in November, you will notice that it can be chilly and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

If you visit Northern Chalkidiki during December, you are likely to find that it can be brisk 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:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Northern Chalkidiki, Greece

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Northern Chalkidiki, 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 Northern Chalkidiki
  • Appropriate museum wear

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