Ayia Napa
Cyprus
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
Ayia Napa, Cyprus

Natural rock formation on the shores of the Mediterranean Sea near Ayia Napa in Cyprus, with the vast view of the sea on a sunny morning
Natural rock formation on the shores of the Mediterranean Sea near Ayia Napa in Cyprus, with the vast view of the sea on a sunny morning
January, the same as December, is another enjoyable winter month in Ayia Napa, Cyprus, with average temperature ranging between max 16°C (60.8°F) and min 7°C (44.6°F).

Temperature

With an average high-temperature of 16°C (60.8°F) and an average low-temperature of 7°C (44.6°F), January is the coldest month.

Rainfall

In Ayia Napa, during January, the rain falls for 11 days and regularly aggregates up to 87mm (3.4") of precipitation. In Ayia Napa, during the entire year, the rain falls for 63 days and collects up to 432mm (17") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In Ayia Napa, the average seawater temperature is 17.9°C (64.2°F).
Note: For swimming, a surface water temperature of 17.9°C (64.2°F) is not enjoyable for the majority. It is not considered safe, as controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as water temperature decreases below 21°C (69.8°F).

Daylight

In January, the average length of the day is 10.1h.

Sunshine

The month with the least sunshine in Ayia Napa is January, with an average of 5h of sunshine.

UV index

In Ayia Napa, the average daily maximum UV index is 3. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 3 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects.

What is the coldest month in Ayia Napa?

January is the coldest month in Ayia Napa, Cyprus, with an average high-temperature of 16°C (60.8°F) and an average low-temperature of 7°C (44.6°F).

What is the temperature in January in Ayia Napa?

In Ayia Napa, Cyprus, in January, the average high-temperature is 16°C (60.8°F), and the average low-temperature is 7°C (44.6°F).

How much does it rain in Ayia Napa in January?

In Ayia Napa, Cyprus, in January, it is raining for 11 days, with typically 87mm (3.4") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the sea temperature in January in Ayia Napa?

In Ayia Napa, Cyprus, in January, the average water temperature is 17.9°C (64.2°F). For most, swimming in 17.9°C (64.2°F) is not an enjoyable activity. Furthermore, controlling your breathing becomes progressively more difficult as the water temperature decreases from 21°C (69.8°F) to 15°C (59°F).

How many hours of daylight does Ayia Napa have in January?

In Ayia Napa, the average length of the day in January is 10.1h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Ayia Napa?

With an average of 5h of sunshine, January has the least sunshine of the year in Ayia Napa.

How long on average sun shines in January in Ayia Napa?

In Ayia Napa, the average sunshine in January is 5h.

How high is the UV index in January in Ayia Napa?

In January, the average daily maximum UV index in Ayia Napa, Cyprus, is 3. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in January - Ayia Napa, Cyprus
  • Average high temperature in January: 16°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (33°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (16°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 7°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (22°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (7°C).

Average rainfall in January - Ayia Napa, Cyprus
  • Average rainfall in January: 87mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (101mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (0mm).

Average rainfall days in January - Ayia Napa, Cyprus
  • Average rainfall days in January: 11 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are January and December (11 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are June, July and September (1 days).

Average sea temperature in January - Ayia Napa, Cyprus
  • Average sea temperature in January: 17.9°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (28.2°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (17.1°C).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Ayia Napa, Cyprus
  • Average daylight in January: 10.1h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.5h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.8h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 5h

Months with most sunshine are June, July and August (Average sunshine: 12h).
The month with least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 5h).

Average UV index in January - Ayia Napa, Cyprus
  • Average UV index in January: 3

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 11).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 2).