Sailing in Santorini, Greece is a remarkable experience. Here are some of the great things about sailing in this destination:

  • Breathtaking views of the famous white-washed buildings and blue-domed churches along the caldera cliffs.
  • Crystal-clear turquoise waters offering excellent visibility for snorkeling and swimming.
  • Chance to explore the unique volcanic landscape with rugged cliffs, hidden caves, and hot springs.
  • Numerous secluded beaches and coves to anchor and enjoy peaceful moments.
  • Opportunity to witness Santorini's iconic sunsets from the sea, creating stunning photo opportunities.
  • Delicious cuisine with fresh seafood and traditional Greek dishes available at the charming seaside taverns.
  • Options for both relaxing cruises and adventurous sailing routes for more experienced sailors.
  • Strong winds, especially in the summer months, which make for exhilarating sailing conditions.
  • Chance to visit nearby islands such as Ios, Mykonos, and Crete, each offering unique experiences.
  • Plenty of marinas and ports with excellent facilities and services for sailing enthusiasts.
JanuaryCool and mostly sunny15C35mm40%5 hours6 knots
FebruaryMild and occasional rain showers16C30mm35%6 hours7 knots
MarchWarmer with increasing sunshine18C25mm30%7 hours8 knots
AprilSpring-like conditions with mild temperatures20C20mm25%8 hours6 knots
MayWarm and sunny23C15mm20%9 hours5 knots
JuneHot and mostly sunny27C10mm15%10 hours5 knots
JulyVery hot and sunny30C5mm10%11 hours4 knots
AugustExtremely hot and sunny32C5mm10%11 hours4 knots
SeptemberWarm and mostly sunny28C10mm15%9 hours5 knots
OctoberMild with occasional showers25C20mm20%8 hours6 knots
NovemberCooler with increasing rain20C30mm30%7 hours7 knots
DecemberCool and occasional rain showers16C35mm40%5 hours7 knots