Weather in Greece can be quite hot during the summer period, reaching up to 40 degrees in some places. On days this hot, people are advised to avoid going out at noon. If being outside is unavoidable, always seek shady places, drink lots of water and know that sun cream is a must.
In Northern Greece and in mountainous areas the temperature can be quite mild, during the summer months. Winter is also mild with temperatures ranging from 5-15 degrees, depending on the area you visit.
The warm Mediterranean climate of Greece defines the outgoing character of the Greeks and their way of living. Going out, being with friends and having crowded and loud social gatherings such as weddings and baptisms, etc. are all results of this perfect weather that just makes you want to enjoy life!