Best time to swim in Crete Sea temperature by month

Do you want to go to the seaside in Crete? But when should you go to be sure to enjoy good sea water temperature and be able to swim for a long time? Now or another month during the year? On this page, find the sea temperature by month in Crete.

Swimming in Crete by month

Discover swimming conditions in detail in Crete by month below. Click on the links for each month to see details about the sea temperature in the cities of: Heraklion, Agios Nikolaos, Chania, Elounda and Gazi.

Month sea temperature Details
62°F to 64°F Sea temperature
in Crete in january
61°F to 63°F Sea temperature
in Crete in february
61°F to 63°F Sea temperature
in Crete in march
63°F to 64°F Sea temperature
in Crete in april
67°F to 68°F Sea temperature
in Crete in may
73°F to 74°F Sea temperature
in Crete in june
78°F to 79°F Sea temperature
in Crete in july
79°F to 80°F Sea temperature
in Crete in august
78°F to 78°F Sea temperature
in Crete in september
74°F to 75°F Sea temperature
in Crete in october
69°F to 70°F Sea temperature
in Crete in november
65°F to 66°F Sea temperature
in Crete in december

* in at least part of the area.

Where and when should you swim in Crete?

Heraklion

Best time to swim in Heraklion

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Agios Nikolaos

Best time to swim in Agios Nikolaos

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Chania

Best time to swim in Chania

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Elounda

Best time to swim in Elounda

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Gazi

Best time to swim in Gazi

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Other cities and places in Crete:

Water temperatures in Crete over the entire year

On this chart, we show you the variation of the average sea water temperature in Crete for the cities of: Heraklion, Agios Nikolaos, Chania, Elounda and Gazi.

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