Chaniotis
Greece
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

December weather forecast and climate
Chaniotis, Greece

The first month of the winter, December, is still a cool month in Chaniotis, Greece, with average temperature ranging between min 4°C (39.2°F) and max 11°C (51.8°F).

Temperature

In Chaniotis, the average high-temperature slightly decreases, from a mild 15°C (59°F) in November, to a fresh 11°C (51.8°F). The average low-temperature, is 4°C (39.2°F).

Rainfall

December is the month with the most rainfall in Chaniotis, Greece. Rain falls for 9 days and accumulates 87mm (3.43") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In December, the average sea temperature is 15°C (59°F).
Note: For most, swimming in 15°C (59°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).

Daylight

With an average of 9.4h of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year.

Sunshine

January, February, November and December, with an average of 4h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine in Chaniotis.

UV index

With an average maximum UV index of 1, December is the month with the lowest UV index. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 1 interpret into the following advice:
People with sensitive skin, children, and babies should always be protected from prolonged 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 temperature in December in Chaniotis?

In December, in Chaniotis, the average high-temperature is 11°C (51.8°F), and the average low-temperature is 4°C (39.2°F).

How much does it rain in Chaniotis in December?

In Chaniotis, Greece, in December, during 9 rainfall days, 87mm (3.43") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the wettest month in Chaniotis?

The month with the most rainfall is December when the rain falls for 9 days and typically aggregates up to 87mm (3.43") of precipitation.

How cold is the water in December in Chaniotis?

In December, the average sea temperature in Chaniotis, Greece, is 15°C (59°F). Swimming in 15°C (59°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 month with the shortest days in Chaniotis?

The month with the shortest days in Chaniotis, Greece, is December, with an average of 9.4h of daylight.

How many hours of daylight does Chaniotis have in December?

In December, the average length of the day in Chaniotis is 9.4h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Chaniotis?

January, February, November and December, with an average of 4h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine in Chaniotis.

How long on average sun shines in December in Chaniotis?

In Chaniotis, the average sunshine in December is 4h.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Chaniotis?

With an average maximum UV index of 1, December is the month with the lowest UV index in Chaniotis, Greece.

What is the UV index intensity in December in Chaniotis?

In December, the average daily maximum UV index in Chaniotis is 1. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in December - Chaniotis, Greece
  • Average high temperature in December: 11°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (30°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (9°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: 4°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (18°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (2°C).

Average rainfall in December - Chaniotis, Greece
  • Average rainfall in December: 87mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (87mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (25mm).

Average rainfall days in December - Chaniotis, Greece
  • Average rainfall days in December: 9 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are January, February, November and December (9 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are July, August and September (4 days).

Average sea temperature in December - Chaniotis, Greece
  • Average sea temperature in December: 15°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (26.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is March (13.9°C).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Chaniotis, Greece
  • Average daylight in December: 9.4h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.4h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 4h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 12h).
Months with least sunshine are January, February, November and December (Average sunshine: 4).

Average UV index in December - Chaniotis, Greece
  • Average UV index in December: 1

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 9).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 1).