January 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

Weather in January

January, like December, is another mild winter month in Corfu, Greece, with average temperature fluctuating between 13.9°C (57°F) and 5.1°C (41.2°F).

Temperature

With an average high-temperature of 13.9°C (57°F) and an average low-temperature of 5.1°C (41.2°F), January is the coldest month.

Humidity

In January, the average relative humidity is 75.4%.

Rainfall

In Corfu, during 16.1 rainfall days, 136.6mm (5.38") of precipitation is typically accumulated. 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 seawater temperature is 15.4°C (59.7°F).
Note: For swimming, a surface water temperature of 15.4°C (59.7°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

The average length of the day in Corfu is 9.7h.

Sunshine

In January, the average sunshine is 3.8h.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: In January, the average maximum UV index of 2 translate into the following recommendations:
For the majority, extended sun exposure is not of great concern. Infants and people with sensitive skin must always be protected. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun.
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FAQ

What is the coldest month in Corfu?

With an average high-temperature of 13.9°C (57°F) and an average low-temperature of 5.1°C (41.2°F), January is the coldest month.

What is the temperature in January in Corfu?

The average high-temperature, in January, in Corfu, is 13.9°C (57°F), while the average low-temperature is 5.1°C (41.2°F).

What is the average humidity in January in Corfu?

In January, the average relative humidity in Corfu is 75.4%.

How many days does it rain in January in Corfu?

In Corfu, during January, the rain falls for 16.1 days and regularly aggregates up to 136.6mm (5.38") of precipitation.

What is the sea water temperature in January in Corfu?

In January, the average sea temperature in Corfu is 15.4°C (59.7°F). Swimming in 15.4°C (59.7°F) is not enjoyable for the majority. Controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as surface water temperature decreases below 21°C (69.8°F).

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

The average length of the day in January in Corfu is 9.7h.

How many hours of sunshine does Corfu have in January?

In January, the average sunshine is 3.8h.

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

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

What is the UV index intensity in January in Corfu?

In January, the average daily maximum UV index in Corfu is 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health threat from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.

Average temperature in January
Corfu, Greece

Average temperature in January - Corfu, Greece
  • Average high temperature in January: 13.9°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 January: 5.1°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).

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Average humidity in January
Corfu, Greece

Average humidity in January - Corfu, Greece
  • Average humidity in January: 75.4%

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

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Average rainfall in January
Corfu, Greece

Average rainfall in January - Corfu, Greece
  • Average rainfall in January: 136.6mm

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

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Average rainfall days in January
Corfu, Greece

Average rainfall days in January - Corfu, Greece
  • Average rainfall days in January: 16.1 days

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

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Average sea temperature in January
Corfu, Greece

Average sea temperature in January - Corfu, Greece
  • Average sea temperature in January: 15.4°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).

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Average daylight in January /
Average sunshine in January
Corfu, Greece

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Corfu, Greece
  • Average daylight in January: 9.7h

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

  • Average sunshine in January: 3.8h

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

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Average UV index in January
Corfu, Greece

Average UV index in January - Corfu, Greece
  • Average UV index in January: 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).

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