South of Crete is known for its mild Mediterranean climate.

In Lentas you can swim in the spring with water temperatures around 20 degrees and during the day it is warm. The summer is hot and sometimes subtropical temperatures can be reached. The days in October are shorter, but remain sunny and warm. Now the evenings become cooler and the first rain showers bring welcome relief after the long summer. By early November , you can swim in a magnificentficent sea .

Not only in the summer the well known wind "Meltemi" occurs, but all-the-year hight winds should be expected.