Weather

The climate of Kefalonia is temperate, with mild winters and cool summers. Temperatures of 40 ° C or higher occur only in certain restricted areas on the island. The phenomenon of frost is uncommon and occurs only during the winter, not with great intensity and to a limited extent, and there never has been a total freeze. The absolute minimum temperature in Argostoli has just reached the 3 ° C. In autumn, the temperature is much higher than in spring because of the high frequency of booms and hot winds during this period. The annual range thermometer reaches 15,6 ° C, with colder months in January and warmest in August. Generally, the Ionian has a favorable effect on thermometric conditions of the islands, so the isothermal curves as they pass through mainland Greece, strongly curved to the north, going almost parallel to the coast. The relative humidity is high, especially during the cold season (over 70 degrees of hygrometric scale from September to May) due to fluid area of ​​the south winds, which prevail during these months. The cloud is small: 3.5 to 010 scale, slightly less than the cloud of Athens. Great is the number of days atriums (167 annually) and a small cloud of the corresponding (approximately 55 per year), prices Kefalonia ranked among the regions with the most sunshine throughout the country. In the winds are high frequency especially during the cold season the southwest, which are responsible for the rainfall. Sometime in early summer, a local blowing, warm and dry wind, taper. Rainfall is relatively common (about 900 mm per year in the lowland and coastal areas), because of moving from west to east booms and frequent wet winds of the southern sector. The march of rainfall during the year is simple, with a maximum in December and minimum in July. Equally simple annual course and have rainy days. The snow is uncommon and is limited only during the months of November-February; hail is more common than in other areas; larger values ​​occur in December and January, while the summer months, the hail is very rare. The crystal clear waters of the Municipality of Kefalonia always win Blue Flags and is accessible to all ages.

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