Agios Dimitrios


Agios Dimitrios (Greek Άγιος Δημήτριος ( m. sg. ), Saint Dimitrius ') is a southern suburb of Athens with about 65,000 inhabitants.

Since 2004, Agios Dimitrios terminus of the line is 2 ( "red") of the Athens Metro. An extension to Elliniko be commissioned in late 2009.


Agios Dimitrios is located about 4 km south of the Acropolis and 3.5 km north of the coast. It is bordered on the west by Paleo Faliro, in the northwest of Nea Smyrni, on the north by Dafni Ymittos, in the northeast on Ilioupolis and on the south by Alimos.


In Agios Dimitrios about 3000 hours of sunshine per year and no less than 348 days of sunshine are counted. Together with flash, direct sunlight, the UV Index can reach extreme values ​​of about 11 in the summer. The mean value of the UV index is in winter at 3 and in summer 10

Frost days, there is virtually not at all, the average annual frost days is 0.1 / year. Snow is rare.