Palaiokastritsa
Greece
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

December weather forecast and climate
Palaiokastritsa, Greece

December, the first month of the winter, in Palaiokastritsa, is still a mild month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 5°C (41°F) and an average high of 14°C (57.2°F).

Temperature

In December, the average high-temperature marginally drops, from an enjoyable 17°C (62.6°F) in November, to a moderate 14°C (57.2°F). In December, in Palaiokastritsa, the average low-temperature is 5°C (41°F).

Rainfall

The month with the most rainfall in Palaiokastritsa is December when the rain falls for 15 days and typically aggregates up to 215mm (8.5") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In December, the average sea temperature in Palaiokastritsa, Greece, is 16°C (60.8°F).
Note: For swimming, a surface water temperature of 16°C (60.8°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

With an average of 9.4h of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year.

Sunshine

Months with the least sunshine in Palaiokastritsa are January through March, November and December, with an average of 4h of sunshine.

UV index

January, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health risk from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: In December, the average maximum UV index of 2 translate into the following recommendations:
Most people can stay in the Sun for up to 1 hour without burning, apart from children that always must be protected from sun exposure. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes.

What is the temperature in December in Palaiokastritsa?

In December, in Palaiokastritsa, the average high-temperature is 14°C (57.2°F), and the average low-temperature is 5°C (41°F).

How many days does it rain in December in Palaiokastritsa?

In Palaiokastritsa, Greece, in December, it is raining for 15 days, with typically 215mm (8.5") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the rainiest month in Palaiokastritsa?

The month with the most rainfall in Palaiokastritsa, Greece, is December when the rain falls for 15 days and typically aggregates up to 215mm (8.5") of precipitation.

How cold is the water in December in Palaiokastritsa?

In December, the average sea temperature is 16°C (60.8°F). For most, swimming in 16°C (60.8°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 month with the shortest days in Palaiokastritsa?

With an average of 9.4h of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year in Palaiokastritsa, Greece.

How many hours of daylight does Palaiokastritsa have in December?

The average length of the day in December in Palaiokastritsa, Greece, is 9.4h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Palaiokastritsa?

January through March, November and December, with an average of 4h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine in Palaiokastritsa, Greece.

How long on average sun shines in December in Palaiokastritsa?

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

When is the lowest UV index in Palaiokastritsa?

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

How high is the UV index in December in Palaiokastritsa?

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

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (30°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (12°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: 5°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (18°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and February (4°C).

Average rainfall in December - Palaiokastritsa, Greece
  • Average rainfall in December: 215mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (215mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (14mm).

Average rainfall days in December - Palaiokastritsa, 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 (4 days).

Average sea temperature in December - Palaiokastritsa, Greece
  • Average sea temperature in December: 16°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (25°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are February and March (14°C).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Palaiokastritsa, Greece
  • Average daylight in December: 9.4h

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

  • Average sunshine in December: 4h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 12h).
Months with least sunshine are January, February, March, November and December (Average sunshine: 4).

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