Sitia
Greece
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

February weather forecast and climate
Sitia, Greece

A stunning panorama of the hilly seaside city of Sitia, Greece, with boats on the calm blue water on a beautiful sunny day, clear blue skies above
A stunning panorama of the hilly seaside city of Sitia, Greece, with boats on the calm blue water on a beautiful sunny day, clear blue skies above
February, the last month of the winter, in Sitia, is another mild month, with average temperature fluctuating between 15°C (59°F) and 9°C (48.2°F).

Temperature

January and February, with an average high-temperature of 15°C (59°F), are the coldest months.

Rainfall

In Sitia, during 11 rainfall days, 85mm (3.3") of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 68 rainfall days, and 616mm (24.3") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

February and March, with an average sea temperature of 16.8°C (62.2°F), are months with the coldest seawater in Sitia. Swimming in 16.8°C (62.2°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

In Sitia, the average length of the day is 10.9h.

Sunshine

In Sitia, the average sunshine in February is 5h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Sitia, Greece, is 4. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health risk from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
In February, the average maximum UV index of 4 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects.

What is the coldest month in Sitia?

The coldest months in Sitia are January and February, with an average high-temperature of 15°C (59°F).

What is the temperature in February in Sitia?

The average high-temperature, in February, is 15°C (59°F), while the average low-temperature is 9°C (48.2°F).

How many days does it rain in February in Sitia?

In February, in Sitia, the rain falls for 11 days. Throughout February, 85mm (3.3") of precipitation is accumulated.

What months are the sea coldest in Sitia?

February and March, with an average sea temperature of 16.8°C (62.2°F), are months with the coldest seawater in Sitia. Swimming in 16.8°C (62.2°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 sea temperature in February in Sitia?

In February, the average sea temperature in Sitia is 16.8°C (62.2°F). Swimming in 16.8°C (62.2°F) is not enjoyable for the majority. Controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as surface water temperature decreases below 21°C (69.8°F).

How many hours of daylight does Sitia have in February?

In Sitia, Greece, the average length of the day in February is 10.9h.

How long on average sun shines in February in Sitia?

In February, the average sunshine is 5h.

What is the UV index intensity in February in Sitia?

In February, the average daily maximum UV index in Sitia, Greece, is 4. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health threat from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in February - Sitia, Greece
  • Average high temperature in February: 15°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (28°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January and February (15°C).

  • Average low temperature in February: 9°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 (9°C).

Average rainfall in February - Sitia, Greece
  • Average rainfall in February: 85mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (130mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (1mm).

Average rainfall days in February - Sitia, Greece
  • Average rainfall days in February: 11 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are January and December (12 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are June, July, August and September (1 days).

Average sea temperature in February - Sitia, Greece
  • Average sea temperature in February: 16.8°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (26.1°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are February and March (16.8°C).

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Sitia, Greece
  • Average daylight in February: 10.9h

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 February: 5h

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 February - Sitia, Greece
  • Average UV index in February: 4

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).