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Greece


Grèce (fr) | Griechenland (de) | Grecia (es) | Grecia (it) | Griekenland (du) | Grécia (pt)


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USEFUL INFORMATION
GEOGRAPHY & CLIMATE
TIMEZONE
LGBTQ+ RELATED
TRAVEL RELATED
KEY INFORMATION

LGBTQ+ Equality Index  


Equality Index - High
High



LGBTQ Population (2018) - Estimated   

c.284 thousand



LGBTQ+ Dollar (2017) - Estimated Annual Spend  


c.$3.7 billion



Region

Southern Europe (Europe)



Capital


Athens

Athènes (fr) | Athen (de) | Atenas (es) | Atene (it) | Athene (du) | Atenas (pt)

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USEFUL INFORMATION


Dialling Codes
Telephone Dialling Code  

+30



Internet Suffix  

.gr



Electricity  

230 volts

50 hertz




C | F


Languages
Language(s)  

Greek



Currency  

NAME:


Euro


SYM:




DIVISION:


100 cents




POLICE:


αστυνομία (astynomía) (greek)

FIRE:


φωτιά (fotiá) (greek)

AMBULANCE:


ασθενοφόρο (asthenofóro) (greek)

HELP:

βοήθεια (voítheia) (greek)



Member/Associate of an Economic/Security Group

United Nations

Organisation des Nations unies (ONU) (fr) | Vereinte Nationen (VN) (de) | Organización de las Naciones Unidas (ONU) (es) | Organizzazione delle Nazioni Unite (ONU) (it) | Verenigde Naties (VN) (du) | Organização das Nações Unidas (ONU) (pt)

European Union (EU)

Union européenne (UE) (fr) | Europäische Union (EU) (de) | Unión Europea (UE) (es) | Unione europea (UE) (it) | Europese Unie (EU) (du) | União Europeia (UE) (pt)




GEOGRAPHY & CLIMATE

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Capital

Athens

Athènes (fr) | Athen (de) | Atenas (es) | Atene (it) | Athene (du) | Atenas (pt)

Region

Southern Europe

Continent

Europe

Hemisphere

Northern

Surrounding Ocean(s)

Atlantic Ocean

Area (sq km)

131,940


Weather -Athens

(Climate Location)

Temperature Scale
Weather - Months
Monthly Average Temperatures



M1 M2 M3 M4 M5 M6
HIGH 13.3°C | 56°F 14°C | 57.2°F 17.1°C | 62.7°F 21.3°C | 70.3°F 26.6°C | 79.9°F 31.4°C | 88.6°F
LOW 5.3°C | 41.5°F 5.6°C | 42.1°F 7.6°C | 45.6°F 10.6°C | 51°F 15.5°C | 59.9°F 20.4°C | 68.7°F

M7 M8 M9 M10 M11 M12
HIGH 34.2°C | 93.5°F 34.1°C | 93.4°F 29.2°C | 84.6°F 23.7°C | 74.7°F 19.2°C | 66.5°F 14.8°C | 58.6°F
LOW 23.6°C | 74.4°F 23.9°C | 75.1°F 19.5°C | 67.1°F 15.1°C | 59.2°F 10.9°C | 51.6°F 6.8°C | 44.3°F


To make the data more inclusive, we have created a lookup table for the various Months in a number of different languages.The abbreviations (M1, M2,..) correspond to a month within the table (January, February,..)


Seasons
Spring
M03-M05

Summer
M6-M08

Autumn
M09-M11

Winter
M11-M02


To make the data more inclusive, we have created a lookup table for the various Months in a number of different languages (see above).
The abbreviations (M01, M02,..) correspond to a month within the table (January, February,..)



TIMEZONE


Timezone
Timezone  

UTC+2 (Europe/Athens)

Daylight Savings Time (DST) Applied  

Yes


Daylight Savings Time

(Start-End -dd/mm/yyyy)

2019
FROM
31/03/2019
TO
27/10/2019

2020
FROM
29/03/2020
TO
25/10/2020

2021
FROM
28/03/2021
TO
31/10/2021



LGBTQ+ RELATED

Community


LGBTQ Population (2018) - Estimated   

c.284 thousand

LGBTQ+ Dollar (2017) - Estimated Annual Spend  


c.$3.7 billion

Lesbian (L):

λεσβία (lesvía) (greek)

Gay (G):

gay (greek)

Bisexual (B):

αμφιφυλόφιλος (amfifylófilos) (greek)

Transgender (T):

τρανσέξουαλ (transéxoual) (greek)

Questioning (Q):

προβληματισμός (provlimatismós) (greek)



LGBTQ+ Equality Index

Equality Index - High
High

LGBTQ+ Illegal  

No

Anti-discrimination laws in place  

Yes (extensive)

Same-sex unions recognised  

Yes

Same-sex marriage allowed  

No



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TRAVEL RELATED

Airports
Total number of airports  

74

Total number of heliports  

4

Total number of seaplane bases  

0


Driving - which side  

Right

Driving - Side
International driving licence required  

Required for all non-EU citizens.

Main International Airports

(with three-word locations)

AIRPORT NAME AIRPORT CODE CITY/LOCALITY WHAT3WORDS
Dimokritos Airport AXD (iata) | LGAL (icao) Alexandroupolis /// graphic.robe.delete
Corfu International Airport, "Ioannis Kapodistrias" CFU (iata) | LGKR (icao) Kerkyra Island /// ribs.formal.thudded
Heraklion International Airport, "Nikos Kazantzakis" HER (iata) | LGIR (icao) Heraklion /// poems.engineered.stutters
Mykonos Island National Airport JMK (iata) | LGMK (icao) Mykonos Island /// intervention.banknote.speculative
Skiathos Airport JSI (iata) | LGSK (icao) Skiathos /// jostles.cuts.chewy
Santorini (Thira) National Airport JTR (iata) | LGSR (icao) Santorini Island /// maiden.drizzly.rebellion
Kos Island International Airport KGS (iata) | LGKO (icao) Kos Island /// knots.fills.unfolds
Rhodes International Airport, "Diagoras" RHO (iata) | LGRP (icao) Rodes Island /// unlisted.farmworkers.aliens
Thessaloniki "Macedonia" International Airport SKG (iata) | LGTS (icao) Thessaloniki /// dwell.policy.diarists
Eleftherios Venizelos International Airport ATH (iata) | LGAV (icao) Athens /// frozen.smog.toxic




KEY INFORMATION



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Region

Southern Europe
Continent

Europe


Telephone Dialling Code  

+30
Language(s)  

Greek


Electricity  

230 volts | 50 hertz


Currency  

Euro
Currency - smallest denomination  

100 cents


Timezone  

UTC+2 (Europe/Athens)
Daylight Savings Time (DST) Applied  

Yes


Total number of airports  

74
Driving - which side  

Right



POLICE:

112

αστυνομία (astynomía) (greek)



AMBULANCE:

112

ασθενοφόρο (asthenofóro) (greek)
FIRE:

112

φωτιά (fotiá) (greek)



HELP:

βοήθεια (voítheia) (greek)




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