Protaras
Cyprus
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
Protaras, Cyprus

January, the same as December, is another enjoyable winter month in Protaras, Cyprus, with temperature in the range of an average low of 7°C (44.6°F) and an average high of 16°C (60.8°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 Protaras, it is raining for 11 days, with typically 87mm (3.4") of accumulated precipitation. In Protaras, Cyprus, during the entire year, the rain falls for 63 days and collects up to 432mm (17") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In January, the average sea temperature is 17.8°C (64°F).
Note: For swimming, a surface water temperature of 17.8°C (64°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 in Protaras is 10.1h.

Sunshine

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

UV index

January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index in Protaras. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: 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 Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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 Protaras?

The coldest month in Protaras, Cyprus, is January, 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 Protaras?

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

How many days does it rain in January in Protaras?

In Protaras, Cyprus, during January, the rain falls for 11 days and regularly aggregates up to 87mm (3.4") of precipitation.

How cold is the water in January in Protaras?

In Protaras, Cyprus, in January, the average water temperature is 17.8°C (64°F). Swimming in 17.8°C (64°F) is not enjoyable for the majority. Controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as surface water temperature decreases below 21°C (69.8°F).

What is the average length of the day in January in Protaras?

The average length of the day in January in Protaras is 10.1h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Protaras?

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

How long on average sun shines in January in Protaras?

In Protaras, Cyprus, the average sunshine in January is 5h.

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

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

What is the UV index reading in January in Protaras?

The average daily maximum UV index in January in Protaras is 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health risk from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in January - Protaras, 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 - Protaras, 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 - Protaras, 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 - Protaras, Cyprus
  • Average sea temperature in January: 17.8°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (28.4°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (17°C).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Protaras, 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 - Protaras, 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).