the weather

The cooling local w ind called the MELTEMIA makes the island one of the most pleasant in the Aegean during the hottest months of summer. The meltemia is never too strong but it is usually at it’s most powerful mid-morning.

The average air and sea temperatures on the island are:

Month Average temperature Average sea temperature
May 23°C 18°C
June 27°C 20°C
July 28°C 23°C
August 30°C 25°C
September 25°C 24°C


withdrawal/exchange of money

There is an ATM machine and a branch of the National Bank of Greece in Patitiri.
The telephone number for the bank is 24240 65777
Opening hours: Monday – Friday, 09.00-14.00.


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