The weather of Donousa is typical to the rest of the Cyclades islands. The summer season is hot and dry while the winters are relatively mild. The island of Donousa enjoys bright sunny days throughout the year but sometimes it gets very windy, as it is affected by northern winds. A few drops of rainfall in summer and most of the rain falls in autumn and the winter months. The hottest months are June, July, and August with temperatures rising up to 40°C in midday. In the afternoon, a light breeze makes the atmosphere more comfortable. The coldest months are January and February. The temperature in winter rarely falls below 0°C and it rarely snows.