Nicosia
Cyprus
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
Nicosia, Cyprus

An aerial panorama of the large old town in Nicosia, Cyprus, under partly cloudy skies
An aerial panorama of the large old town in Nicosia, Cyprus, under partly cloudy skies
January, like December, is another mild winter month in Nicosia, Cyprus, with average temperature varying between 5.7°C (42.3°F) and 15.5°C (59.9°F).

Temperature

With an average high-temperature of 15.5°C (59.9°F) and an average low-temperature of 5.7°C (42.3°F), January is the coldest month.

Rainfall

In January, the rain falls for 7.3 days. Throughout January, 54.7mm (2.2") of precipitation is accumulated. In Nicosia, during the entire year, the rain falls for 43.1 days and collects up to 342.2mm (13.5") of precipitation.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In January, the average sunshine in Nicosia is 5.9h.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index in Nicosia are January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
In January, the average maximum UV index of 2 translate into the following recommendations:
Most people can stay in the Sun for up to 1 hour without burning, apart from children that always must be protected from sun exposure. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes.

What is the coldest month in Nicosia?

With an average high-temperature of 15.5°C (59.9°F) and an average low-temperature of 5.7°C (42.3°F), January is the coldest month.

What is the temperature in January in Nicosia?

In January, in Nicosia, the average high-temperature is 15.5°C (59.9°F), and the average low-temperature is 5.7°C (42.3°F).

How many days does it rain in January in Nicosia?

In January, the rain falls for 7.3 days. Throughout January, 54.7mm (2.2") of precipitation is accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Nicosia have in January?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Nicosia have in January?

In Nicosia, Cyprus, the average sunshine in January is 5.9h.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in Nicosia?

January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index in Nicosia.

How high is the UV index in January in Nicosia?

In January, the average daily maximum UV index in Nicosia is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in January - Nicosia, Cyprus
  • Average high temperature in January: 15.5°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (37.2°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (15.5°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 5.7°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (22.2°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (5.2°C).

Average rainfall in January - Nicosia, Cyprus
  • Average rainfall in January: 54.7mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (65.8mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is August (1.3mm).

Average rainfall days in January - Nicosia, Cyprus
  • Average rainfall days in January: 7.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (7.7 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is August (0.1 days).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Nicosia, 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: 5.9h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 12.5h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5.5h).

Average UV index in January - Nicosia, Cyprus
  • Average UV index in January: 2

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