Vryses (Greek: Βρύσες) is a village in Crete, Greece, also is the capital in the municipality of Apokoronas. It is now a popular tourist destination that has maintained its Cretan character.

On New Year's Day 2010 the meteorological station of N.O.A recorded a maximum temperature of 30.4°C in Vryses which is the highest January temperature ever recorded in Greece. [1] [2]


  1. ^ "Καλή χρονια με ρεκόρ όλων των εποχών". Retrieved 28 January 2019.
  2. ^ "Monthly climatological summary for January 2010". National Observatory of Athens. Retrieved 28 January 2018.

Coordinates: 35°22′19″N 24°12′00″E / 35.37194°N 24.20000°E / 35.37194; 24.20000