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Unseasonal Storms Disrupt Greek Summer (video)

Greek traffic police closed roads and the fire service responded to calls to pump out flooded homes and basements following heavy rains on Sunday...

Why Do Greeks Talk So Much About the Weather?

It was relatively early in the morning at the Glyfada municipal beach and seven older people were in the water chatting and doing water...

Greece Faces Week of Extreme Weather

A "remarkable" change in Greece's weather is expected this week, according to a prominent weatherman. Giannis Kallianos, a regular on Greek television, has said "autumn...

Heavy Snowfall Hits Parts of Central Greece (photos)

Parts of central and northern Greece are covered in a blanket of snow as a low-pressure weather front hit much of the country over...

Greece Braced for Heavy Snow, Storms

Greece is bracing itself for days of storms, heavy rain and snow over this coming weekend. Meteorologists are forecasting the Ionian islands and western Peloponnese...

The Greek Myth Behind Winter’s ‘Halcyon Days’

The expression “halcyon days” refers to a period of time, right in the middle of winter, normally at the end of January and usually...

Record Temperatures Hit Greece in 2017

Despite the winter blues plus the extreme winds which battered parts of Greece on Wednesday night, scientists say the country is, in fact, hotter...

‘Theseus’ Bringing Storms, Heavy Snows to Greece

A weather front called ‘Theseus’ moving east from Italy is expected to bring a new wave of cold and wet weather to Greece starting...

More Snow Expected in Greece This Week

The weather will deteriorate in Greece during the week, as a storm front makes its way across the country from the northwest, the Greek...

Meteorologists Say Greece Might Have A White Christmas

Snow has covered many parts of central and northern Greece, and meteorologists predict that temperatures will continue to plummet in the final stretch towards...

One Dead as Heavy Storms Hit Parts of Epirus and Corfu (video)

One person died and extensive damage was caused by the heavy storms that hit parts of north-western Greece on Saturday. In Corfu a 55-year old...

Heavy Rain and Storms Expected from Monday

The weather in Greece is expected to take a turn for the worse on Monday, with an extended dry spell giving way to heavy...

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