Platanias
Greece
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
Platanias, Greece

January, the same as December, in Platanias, Greece, is another mild winter month, with average temperature ranging between max 14°C (57.2°F) and min 8°C (46.4°F).

Temperature

January and February, with an average high-temperature of 14°C (57.2°F), are the coldest months.

Rainfall

January is the month with the most rainfall in Platanias. Rain falls for 13 days and accumulates 137mm (5.4") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In Platanias, the average seawater temperature in January is 16°C (60.8°F).
Note: 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).

Daylight

The average length of the day is 10.1h.

Sunshine

January and December, with an average of 4h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine.

UV index

January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: In January, the average maximum UV index of 2 translate into the following recommendations:
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 coldest month in Platanias?

January and February, with an average high-temperature of 14°C (57.2°F), are the coldest months in Platanias, Greece.

What is the temperature in January in Platanias?

The average high-temperature, in January, in Platanias, 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 Platanias?

In Platanias, in January, it is raining for 13 days, with typically 137mm (5.4") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the rainiest month in Platanias?

January is the month with the most rainfall. Rain falls for 13 days and accumulates 137mm (5.4") of precipitation.

How cold is the water in January in Platanias?

In Platanias, in January, the average water temperature is 16°C (60.8°F). Swimming in 16°C (60.8°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 Platanias?

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

What is the month with the least sunshine in Platanias?

January and December, with an average of 4h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine in Platanias.

How many hours of sunshine does Platanias have in January?

The average sunshine in January is 4h.

When is the lowest UV index in Platanias?

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

What is the UV index reading in January in Platanias?

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

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

  • Average low temperature in January: 8°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (21°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and February (8°C).

Average rainfall in January - Platanias, Greece
  • Average rainfall in January: 137mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (137mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are July and August (2mm).

Average rainfall days in January - Platanias, 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 and August (0 days).

Average sea temperature in January - Platanias, Greece
  • Average sea temperature in January: 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 (15°C).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Platanias, 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: 4h

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

Average UV index in January - Platanias, 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).