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

January 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
January, like December, is another mild winter month in Sitia, Greece, with temperature in the range of an average high of 15°C (59°F) and an average low of 9°C (48.2°F).

Temperature

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

Rainfall

January is the month with the most rainfall in Sitia. Rain falls for 12 days and accumulates 130mm (5.1") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In Sitia, in January, the average water temperature is 17.4°C (63.3°F). For swimming, a surface water temperature of 17.4°C (63.3°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 Sitia, 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 in Sitia.

UV index

January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index in Sitia. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
The average daily UV index of 2 transform into the following instructions:
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 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?

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

What is the temperature in January in Sitia?

In January, in Sitia, the average high-temperature is 15°C (59°F), and the average low-temperature is 9°C (48.2°F).

How much does it rain in Sitia in January?

In January, in Sitia, the rain falls for 12 days. Throughout January, 130mm (5.1") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the wettest month in Sitia?

The month with the most rainfall in Sitia is January when the rain falls for 12 days and typically aggregates up to 130mm (5.1") of precipitation.

How cold is the water in January in Sitia?

In January, the average sea temperature in Sitia is 17.4°C (63.3°F). Swimming in 17.4°C (63.3°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 Sitia?

The average length of the day in January in Sitia, Greece, is 10.1h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Sitia?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Sitia have in January?

The average sunshine in January in Sitia is 4h.

When is the lowest UV index in Sitia?

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

What is the UV index intensity in January in Sitia?

In January, the average daily maximum UV index 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 January - Sitia, Greece
  • Average high temperature in January: 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 January: 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 January - Sitia, Greece
  • Average rainfall in January: 130mm

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

Average rainfall days in January - Sitia, Greece
  • Average rainfall days in January: 12 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 January - Sitia, Greece
  • Average sea temperature in January: 17.4°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 January / Average sunshine in January - Sitia, 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 - Sitia, 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).