Chios
Greece
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
Chios, Greece

January, the same as December, is another fresh winter month in Chios, Greece, with temperature in the range of an average high of 11°C (51.8°F) and an average low of 5°C (41°F).

Temperature

The coldest months are January and February, with an average high-temperature of 11°C (51.8°F).

Rainfall

In January, in Chios, Greece, the rain falls for 12 days. Throughout January, 100mm (3.94") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 86 rainfall days, and 520mm (20.47") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Chios, Greece, the average water temperature is 16.5°C (61.7°F).
Note: Swimming in 16.5°C (61.7°F) is not enjoyable for the majority. Controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as surface water temperature decreases below 21°C (69.8°F).

Daylight

In January, the average length of the day in Chios is 9.9h.

Sunshine

January and December, with an average of 5h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine in Chios.

UV index

January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index in Chios. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 2 transform into the following instructions:
For the majority, extended sun exposure is not of great concern. Infants and people with sensitive skin must always be protected. 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 are the coldest months in Chios?

January and February, with an average high-temperature of 11°C (51.8°F), are the coldest months in Chios, Greece.

What is the temperature in January in Chios?

In January, in Chios, the average high-temperature is 11°C (51.8°F), and the average low-temperature is 5°C (41°F).

How many days does it rain in January in Chios?

In Chios, in January, it is raining for 12 days, with typically 100mm (3.94") of accumulated precipitation.

How cold is the water in January in Chios?

In January, the average sea temperature in Chios, Greece, is 16.5°C (61.7°F). For most, swimming in 16.5°C (61.7°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 Chios have in January?

The average length of the day in January in Chios, Greece, is 9.9h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Chios?

Months with the least sunshine in Chios are January and December, with an average of 5h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in January in Chios?

In January, the average sunshine in Chios is 5h.

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

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

What is the UV index intensity in January in Chios?

In January, the average daily maximum UV index in Chios, Greece, is 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in January - Chios, Greece
  • Average high temperature in January: 11°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (28°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January and February (11°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 5°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (19°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and February (5°C).

Average rainfall in January - Chios, Greece
  • Average rainfall in January: 100mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (122mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is August (0mm).

Average rainfall days in January - Chios, Greece
  • Average rainfall days in January: 12 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are January and December (12 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is June (3 days).

Average sea temperature in January - Chios, Greece
  • Average sea temperature in January: 16.5°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (24.6°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is March (15.9°C).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Chios, Greece
  • Average daylight in January: 9.9h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.8h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.5h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 5h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 14h).
Months with least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 5).

Average UV index in January - Chios, Greece
  • Average UV index in January: 2

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 10).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 2).