Naxos (; Greek: Νάξος, pronounced [ˈnaksos]) is a Greek island—at 429 km2 (166 sq mi) the largest of the Cyclades island group in the Aegean. It was the centre of archaic Cycladic culture. The island is famous as a source of emery, a rock rich in corundum, which until modern time was one of the best abrasives available. The largest town and capital of the island is Chora or Naxos City, with 6,533 inhabitants (2001 census). The main villages are Filoti, Apiranthos, Vivlos, Agios Arsenios, Koronos and Glinado. Source .

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Weather in Naxos

Mostly Cloudy

The weather in Naxos is Mostly Cloudy and the wind gusts are 41.0 km/h.


The temperature right now in Naxos is 12°C and it feels like 12.0°C.


The percentage of humidity in Naxos is89%.