Skiathos
Greece
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

February weather forecast and climate
Skiathos, Greece

Ships docked in the harbor of the stunning old town of Skiathos on Skiathos Island, Greece
Ships docked in the harbor of the stunning old town of Skiathos on Skiathos Island, Greece
February, the last month of the winter, in Skiathos, is another cool month, with average temperature varying between 3°C (37.4°F) and 12°C (53.6°F).

Temperature

In Skiathos, the average high-temperature in February is essentially the same as in January - a still fresh 12°C (53.6°F). In February, in Skiathos, the average low-temperature is 3°C (37.4°F).

Rainfall

In February, in Skiathos, the rain falls for 9 days. Throughout February, 72mm (2.8") of precipitation is accumulated. In Skiathos, during the entire year, the rain falls for 86 days and collects up to 629mm (24.8") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In Skiathos, the average seawater temperature is 14.3°C (57.7°F). At temperatures below 10°C (50°F), swimming in a suitably protected swimsuit is feasible; otherwise, cold shock and loss of breathing control are imminent. Even a short swim, without thermal protection, at temperatures around 13°C (55.4°F) is not comfortable.

Daylight

In February, the average length of the day in Skiathos is 10.8h.

Sunshine

In February, the average sunshine is 5h.

UV index

In Skiathos, the average daily maximum UV index is 3. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
In February, the average maximum UV index of 3 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions. Light skin individuals may get burned in less than 30 minutes. 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 February in Skiathos?

The average high-temperature, in February, is 12°C (53.6°F), while the average low-temperature is 3°C (37.4°F).

How much does it rain in Skiathos in February?

In Skiathos, Greece, during February, the rain falls for 9 days and regularly aggregates up to 72mm (2.8") of precipitation.

What is the water temperature in February in Skiathos?

In February, the average sea temperature in Skiathos is 14.3°C (57.7°F). At temperatures below 10°C (50°F), swimming in a suitably protected swimsuit is feasible; otherwise, cold shock and loss of breathing control are imminent. Even a short swim, without thermal protection, at temperatures around 13°C (55.4°F) is not comfortable.

How many hours of daylight does Skiathos have in February?

In February, the average length of the day in Skiathos is 10.8h.

How many hours of sunshine does Skiathos have in February?

The average sunshine in February in Skiathos is 5h.

What is the UV index intensity in February in Skiathos?

In Skiathos, the average daily maximum UV index in February is 3. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health threat from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in February - Skiathos, Greece
  • Average high temperature in February: 12°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (30°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (10°C).

  • Average low temperature in February: 3°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (18°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and February (3°C).

Average rainfall in February - Skiathos, Greece
  • Average rainfall in February: 72mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (97mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (19mm).

Average rainfall days in February - Skiathos, Greece
  • Average rainfall days in February: 9 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are November and December (10 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are August and September (3 days).

Average sea temperature in February - Skiathos, Greece
  • Average sea temperature in February: 14.3°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (26.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is March (14.2°C).

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Skiathos, Greece
  • Average daylight in February: 10.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.9h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.5h).

  • 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 - Skiathos, Greece
  • Average UV index in February: 3

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).