January weather forecast and climate
Lefkada, Greece

A ship docked on the glorious white sandy beach of Katsiki, Greece
A ship docked on the glorious white sandy beach of Katsiki, Greece

Weather in January

January, like December, in Lefkada, Greece, is another fresh winter month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 9.3°C (48.7°F) and an average high of 12.7°C (54.9°F).

Temperature

January is the coldest month, with an average high-temperature of 12.7°C (54.9°F) and an average low-temperature of 9.3°C (48.7°F).

Humidity

January through April, with an average relative humidity of 70%, are most humid months.

Rainfall

In Lefkada, during 17.6 rainfall days, 123mm (4.84") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Lefkada, during the entire year, the rain falls for 137.4 days and collects up to 782mm (30.79") of precipitation.

Snowfall

The only month with snowfall in Lefkada is January. January is the month with the most snowfall. Snow falls for 0.3 days and accumulates 1mm (0.04") of snow.

Sea temperature

In Lefkada, in January, the average water temperature is 15.9°C (60.6°F).
Note: For swimming, a surface water temperature of 15.9°C (60.6°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).

Daylight

In Lefkada, the average length of the day in January is 9.8h.

Sunshine

January has the least sunshine of the year, with an average of 5.8h of sunshine.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Lefkada is 4. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: In January, the average maximum UV index of 4 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions. Light skin individuals may get burned in less than 30 minutes. 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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.
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FAQ

What is the coldest month in Lefkada?

January is the coldest month in Lefkada, with an average high-temperature of 12.7°C (54.9°F) and an average low-temperature of 9.3°C (48.7°F).

What is the temperature in January in Lefkada?

The average high-temperature, in January, in Lefkada, is 12.7°C (54.9°F), while the average low-temperature is 9.3°C (48.7°F).

What are the most humid months in Lefkada?

Months with the highest humidity in Lefkada, Greece, are January through April, with an average relative humidity of 70%.

What is the average humidity in January in Lefkada?

The average relative humidity in January in Lefkada is 70%.

How many days does it rain in January in Lefkada?

In Lefkada, in January, during 17.6 rainfall days, 123mm (4.84") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When does it start snowing in Lefkada?

January is the first month it typically snows in Lefkada, Greece. Throughout January, in the average 0.3 snowfall days, it receives 1mm (0.04") of snow.

When does it snow the most in Lefkada?

January is the month with the most snowfall. Snow falls for 0.3 days and accumulates 1mm (0.04") of snow.

How cold is the water in January in Lefkada?

In January, the average sea temperature is 15.9°C (60.6°F). Swimming in 15.9°C (60.6°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 Lefkada?

The average length of the day in January in Lefkada is 9.8h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Lefkada?

With an average of 5.8h of sunshine, January has the least sunshine of the year in Lefkada.

How many hours of sunshine does Lefkada have in January?

In January, the average sunshine in Lefkada, Greece, is 5.8h.

How high is the UV index in January in Lefkada?

In Lefkada, Greece, the average daily maximum UV index in January is 4. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.

Average temperature in January
Lefkada, Greece

Average temperature in January - Lefkada, Greece
  • Average high temperature in January: 12.7°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (29.6°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (12.7°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 9.3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (24.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (9.3°C).

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Average pressure in January
Lefkada, Greece

Average pressure in January - Lefkada, Greece
  • Average pressure in January: 1016.7mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is December (1018.4mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is July (1012.1mbar).

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Average wind speed in January
Lefkada, Greece

Average wind speed in January - Lefkada, Greece
  • Average wind speed in January: 14.5km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (14.9km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (9.8km/h).

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Average humidity in January
Lefkada, Greece

Average humidity in January - Lefkada, Greece
  • Average humidity in January: 70%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January, February, March and April (70%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is August (62%).

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Average rainfall in January
Lefkada, Greece

Average rainfall in January - Lefkada, Greece
  • Average rainfall in January: 123mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (152mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is August (3mm).

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Average rainfall days in January
Lefkada, Greece

Average rainfall days in January - Lefkada, Greece
  • Average rainfall days in January: 17.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (17.6 days).
The month with the least rainy days is August (2.3 days).

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Average snowfall in January
Lefkada, Greece

Average snowfall in January - Lefkada, Greece
  • Average snowfall in January: 1mm

The month with the highest snowfall is January (1mm).
Months with the least snowfall are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (0mm).

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Average snowfall days in January
Lefkada, Greece

Average snowfall days in January - Lefkada, Greece
  • Average snowfall days in January: 0.3 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (0.3 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (0 days).

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Average sea temperature in January
Lefkada, Greece

Average sea temperature in January - Lefkada, Greece
  • Average sea temperature in January: 15.9°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).

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

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Lefkada, Greece
  • Average daylight in January: 9.8h

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

  • Average sunshine in January: 5.8h

Months with the most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 12h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 5.8h).

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Average sunshine days in January
Lefkada, Greece

Average sunshine days in January - Lefkada, Greece
  • Average sunshine days in January: 11.5 days

The month with the most sunshine days is August (26.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (11.3 days).

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Average UV index in January
Lefkada, Greece

Average UV index in January - Lefkada, Greece
  • Average UV index in January: 4

Months with the highest UV index are July and August (UV index 7).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 3).

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Average cloud cover in January
Lefkada, Greece

Average cloud cover in January - Lefkada, Greece
  • Average cloud cover in January: 39

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 39).
Months with the least cloud cover are July and August (Cloud cover 8).

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Average visibility in January
Lefkada, Greece

Average visibility in January - Lefkada, Greece
  • Average visibility in January: 10km

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (10km).

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