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The warmest Easter for the last 20 years

05 May 2013 / 12:05:11  GRReporter
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According to the national meteorological service, on Easter day, in the region of Athens and Attiki, the weather will be clear, but cloudy in the afternoon in some northern places. Winds will be weak - 3-4 degrees on the Beaufort scale and they may reach up to 5 degrees in the east. Temperatures will be about 32 degrees Celsius.


In Thessaloniki, temperatures will be high - about 30 degrees. The weather will be slightly cloudy and clouds may thicken in some places in the afternoon. Storms may occur in mountainous areas, although winds will be weak. In the rest of Macedonia and Thrace the picture will be similar, and the thermometer will reach 32 degrees.

On the Ionian Islands, in Epirus, Western Greece, Central and Western Peloponnese clouds will be sparse, but will thicken gradually, and, as a result, storms are expected in mountainous areas in the afternoon. Winds will reach 4-5 on the Beaufort scale and temperatures - 32 degrees. The weather will be the same in Thessaly, the eastern part of Central Greece, the island of Evia and the eastern Peloponnese.

In the Cyclades, the weather will be clear until the afternoon, when there will be sparse clouds. Temperatures will not exceed 28 degrees, and on Crete they will reach 30 degrees. Winds will be strong – up to 6 degrees on the Beaufort scale. In the eastern part of the Aegean Sea and the Dodecanese islands, temperatures will reach 30 degrees.

On Monday, the weather is expected to be cloudy. Clouds will thicken over the Ionian Sea and continental Greece and it will rain mainly at noon and in the afternoon in the mountains. Clouds are expected in other regions, too, and storms are possible. Winds will be westerly - 4-6 degrees on the Beaufort scale. They will gradually turn to the northwest with the same force. Temperatures will fall slightly to the north.

On Tuesday, the weather will be cloudy in the west, with rain mainly at noon and in the afternoon. In other areas there will be sparse clouds, which will thicken during the midday hours. Temperatures will fall mainly in the western and northern regions.


On Wednesday the weather will be changeable in the Ionian Sea, in some places it will rain and it will be cloudy in the afternoon. In other areas it will be a little cloudy. Temperatures will fall.

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