Lefkada
Greece
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

December weather forecast and climate
Lefkada, Greece

A ship docked on the glorious white sandy beach of Katsiki, with people having fun, and a view of the mountainous region up above
A ship docked on the glorious white sandy beach of Katsiki, with people having fun, and a view of the mountainous region up above
December, the first month of the winter, in Lefkada, is still a mild month, with average temperature ranging between min 6°C (42.8°F) and max 15°C (59°F).

Temperature

In Lefkada, the average high-temperature slightly decreases, from an enjoyable 18°C (64.4°F) in November, to a mild 15°C (59°F). The average low-temperature, is 6°C (42.8°F).

Rainfall

The month with the most rainfall in Lefkada is December when the rain falls for 14 days and typically aggregates up to 186mm (7.3") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In December, the average sea temperature is 17.4°C (63.3°F). Swimming in 17.4°C (63.3°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

With an average of 9.5h of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year.

Sunshine

With an average of 4h of sunshine, December has the least sunshine of the year.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index in Lefkada, Greece, are January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
The daily maximum UV index of 2 in December interpret into the following advice:
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.

What is the temperature in December in Lefkada?

In December, the average high-temperature is 15°C (59°F), and the average low-temperature is 6°C (42.8°F).

How much does it rain in Lefkada in December?

In Lefkada, Greece, during December, the rain falls for 14 days and regularly aggregates up to 186mm (7.3") of precipitation.

What is the rainiest month in Lefkada?

December is the month with the most rainfall in Lefkada. Rain falls for 14 days and accumulates 186mm (7.3") of precipitation.

What is the sea water temperature in December in Lefkada?

In Lefkada, Greece, in December, the average water temperature is 17.4°C (63.3°F). For swimming, a surface water temperature of 17.4°C (63.3°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 Lefkada?

December has the shortest days of the year in Lefkada, Greece, with an average of 9.5h of daylight.

How many hours of daylight does Lefkada have in December?

In Lefkada, the average length of the day in December is 9.5h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Lefkada?

With an average of 4h of sunshine, December has the least sunshine of the year in Lefkada.

How many hours of sunshine does Lefkada have in December?

The average sunshine in December in Lefkada is 4h.

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

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

What is the UV index intensity in December in Lefkada?

In December, the average daily maximum UV index in Lefkada is 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in December - Lefkada, Greece
  • Average high temperature in December: 15°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (31°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (13°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: 6°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (19°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (5°C).

Average rainfall in December - Lefkada, Greece
  • Average rainfall in December: 186mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (186mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (9mm).

Average rainfall days in December - Lefkada, Greece
  • Average rainfall days in December: 14 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (14 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are July and August (3 days).

Average sea temperature in December - Lefkada, Greece
  • Average sea temperature in December: 17.4°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (25.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (15.4°C).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Lefkada, Greece
  • Average daylight in December: 9.5h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.9h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.5h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 4h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 13h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 4h).

Average UV index in December - Lefkada, 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 and December (UV index 2).