Corfu
Greece
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

December weather forecast and climate
Corfu, Greece

Beautiful white sandy beaches and clear waters in a village in Corfu Island, Greece
Beautiful white sandy beaches and clear waters in a village in Corfu Island, Greece
December, the first month of the winter, in Corfu, is also a moderate month, with average temperature ranging between max 15.3°C (59.5°F) and min 6.8°C (44.2°F).

Temperature

In December, the average high-temperature slightly decreases, from a comfortable 18.7°C (65.7°F) in November, to a mild 15.3°C (59.5°F). In Corfu, the average low-temperature is 6.8°C (44.2°F).

Humidity

In December, the average relative humidity in Corfu is 77.2%.

Rainfall

In Corfu, in December, it is raining for 17.5 days, with typically 185.6mm (7.31") of accumulated precipitation. In Corfu, during the entire year, the rain falls for 128.7 days and collects up to 1097.3mm (43.2") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In Corfu, the average water temperature is 17°C (62.6°F).
Note: For most, swimming in 17°C (62.6°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

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

Sunshine

The month with the least sunshine is December, with an average of 3.6h of sunshine.

UV index

January, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 2 in December interpret into the following advice:
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. 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 temperature in December in Corfu?

In Corfu, Greece, in December, the average high-temperature is 15.3°C (59.5°F), and the average low-temperature is 6.8°C (44.2°F).

What is the average humidity in December in Corfu?

In December, the average relative humidity is 77.2%.

How much does it rain in Corfu in December?

In Corfu, in December, during 17.5 rainfall days, 185.6mm (7.31") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How cold is the water in December in Corfu?

In December, the average sea temperature in Corfu is 17°C (62.6°F). For swimming, a surface water temperature of 17°C (62.6°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).

What is the month with the shortest days in Corfu?

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

What is the average length of the day in December in Corfu?

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

What is the month with the least sunshine in Corfu?

With an average of 3.6h of sunshine, December has the least sunshine of the year.

How many hours of sunshine does Corfu have in December?

In December, the average sunshine in Corfu, Greece, is 3.6h.

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

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

What is the UV index intensity in December in Corfu?

The average daily maximum UV index in December is 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in December - Corfu, Greece
  • Average high temperature in December: 15.3°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (31.3°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (13.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: 6.8°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (18.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (5.1°C).

Average humidity in December - Corfu, Greece
  • Average humidity in December: 77.2%

The month with the highest relative humidity is November (77.5%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (60%).

Average rainfall in December - Corfu, Greece
  • Average rainfall in December: 185.6mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (187.4mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (9.2mm).

Average rainfall days in December - Corfu, Greece
  • Average rainfall days in December: 17.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (17.5 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is July (2.3 days).

Average sea temperature in December - Corfu, Greece
  • Average sea temperature in December: 17°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (25.7°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (15.2°C).

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.9h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.4h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 3.6h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 11.8h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 3.6h).

Average UV index in December - Corfu, Greece
  • Average UV index in December: 2

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 9).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 2).