Paxi Weather

Paxi weather: Weather changes between seasons are gradual in Paxi and temperatures never get extreme, neither in summer nor in winter. In spring, nature gets in all its splendor, accompanied by weather that gets warmer and warmer. Although there are occasional rains, the sky is clean in general terms. These picturesque conditions create a perfect environment for strolling around, taking nice pictures and also for some artistic activities, such as painting exhibitions. June is the best month to go on holiday on Paxi Island because the weather is warm but not too hot, tending to get cooler at night and with almost no rains. Then, from mid-June to late September, the weather changes again and it gets hotter during day and night, while days get longer.

The beaches get consequently warmer as well, becoming even more attractive for swimming. However, the summer heat does not reach an uncomfortable level, as north-west winds blow in the afternoon. Rains are pretty rare in summer. Autumn usually starts in October. Then, the weather changes more often and sunny days alternate with occasional rains. The lively atmosphere of the island starts to slow down, although the average temperatures around the 20ºC and the sea are still warm. Finally, the winter starts in November and extends over March. During this period, the weather gets rainier but temperatures are not extreme cold, as they almost never undergo 5oC.

Average Air & Sea Temperature in Paxi in °C
  April May June July August September October
Air 16 19 24 27 28 23 20
Sea 15 18 22 23 24 23 22