Karpathos
Greece
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
Karpathos, Greece

January, like December, is another mild winter month in Karpathos, Greece, with average temperature fluctuating between 8°C (46.4°F) and 14°C (57.2°F).

Temperature

With an average high-temperature of 14°C (57.2°F) and an average low-temperature of 8°C (46.4°F), January is the coldest month.

Rainfall

January is the month with the most rainfall. Rain falls for 13 days and accumulates 148mm (5.8") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In January, the average sea temperature is 17.3°C (63.1°F).
Note: Swimming in 17.3°C (63.1°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 Karpathos is 10.1h.

Sunshine

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

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index are January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 2 transform into the following instructions:
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. 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.

What is the coldest month in Karpathos?

The coldest month in Karpathos is January, with an average high-temperature of 14°C (57.2°F) and an average low-temperature of 8°C (46.4°F).

What is the temperature in January in Karpathos?

The average high-temperature, in January, in Karpathos, Greece, is 14°C (57.2°F), while the average low-temperature is 8°C (46.4°F).

How many days does it rain in January in Karpathos?

In Karpathos, in January, during 13 rainfall days, 148mm (5.8") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the wettest month in Karpathos?

January is the month with the most rainfall in Karpathos. Rain falls for 13 days and accumulates 148mm (5.8") of precipitation.

What is the sea water temperature in January in Karpathos?

In January, the average sea temperature in Karpathos, Greece, is 17.3°C (63.1°F). For most, swimming in 17.3°C (63.1°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).

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

In January, the average length of the day is 10.1h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Karpathos?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Karpathos have in January?

The average sunshine in January is 5h.

When is the lowest UV index in Karpathos?

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

How high is the UV index in January in Karpathos?

In January, the average daily maximum UV index is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in January - Karpathos, Greece
  • Average high temperature in January: 14°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (29°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (14°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 8°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (22°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and February (8°C).

Average rainfall in January - Karpathos, Greece
  • Average rainfall in January: 148mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (148mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are July and August (1mm).

Average rainfall days in January - Karpathos, Greece
  • Average rainfall days in January: 13 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are January and December (13 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are June, July, August and September (2 days).

Average sea temperature in January - Karpathos, Greece
  • Average sea temperature in January: 17.3°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (26.1°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (16.8°C).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Karpathos, Greece
  • 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: 13h).
Months with least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 5).

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

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