Methoni
Greece
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

December weather forecast and climate
Methoni, Greece

December, the first month of the winter, in Methoni, is still a mild month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 8°C (46.4°F) and an average high of 15°C (59°F).

Temperature

In December, the average high-temperature slightly decreases, from a comfortable 19°C (66.2°F) in November, to a moderate 15°C (59°F). The average low-temperature, in December, is 8°C (46.4°F).

Rainfall

The month with the most rainfall is December when the rain falls for 15 days and typically aggregates up to 149mm (5.9") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In Methoni, the average seawater temperature in December is 17°C (62.6°F). 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

The month with the shortest days in Methoni, Greece, is December, with an average of 9.3h of daylight.

Sunshine

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

UV index

January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index in Methoni. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
The daily maximum UV index of 2 in December interpret into the following advice:
Extended sun exposure is not an issue for the majority. Children, infants, and fair-skinned individuals always need to 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 Methoni?

The average high-temperature, in December, in Methoni, Greece, is 15°C (59°F), while the average low-temperature is 8°C (46.4°F).

How much does it rain in Methoni in December?

In December, in Methoni, Greece, the rain falls for 15 days. Throughout December, 149mm (5.9") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the wettest month in Methoni?

The month with the most rainfall is December when the rain falls for 15 days and typically aggregates up to 149mm (5.9") of precipitation.

What is the sea water temperature in December in Methoni?

In Methoni, the average seawater temperature in December 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 Methoni?

With an average of 9.3h of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year in Methoni.

How many hours of daylight does Methoni have in December?

In December, the average length of the day in Methoni is 9.3h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Methoni?

The month with the least sunshine is December, with an average of 4h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in December in Methoni?

In Methoni, Greece, the average sunshine in December is 4h.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in Methoni?

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

What is the UV index reading in December in Methoni?

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

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (29°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (13°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: 8°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (19°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and February (6°C).

Average rainfall in December - Methoni, Greece
  • Average rainfall in December: 149mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (149mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (5mm).

Average rainfall days in December - Methoni, Greece
  • Average rainfall days in December: 15 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (15 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are July and August (1 days).

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

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (26°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are February and March (15°C).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Methoni, Greece
  • Average daylight in December: 9.3h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.3h).

  • 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 - Methoni, Greece
  • Average UV index in December: 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).