Skopelos
Greece
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

December weather forecast and climate
Skopelos, Greece

The first month of the winter, December, is still a cool month in Skopelos, Greece, with temperature in the range of an average high of 12°C (53.6°F) and an average low of 6°C (42.8°F).

Temperature

In December, the average high-temperature slightly decreases, from an enjoyable 16°C (60.8°F) in November, to a cool 12°C (53.6°F). In December, the average low-temperature is 6°C (42.8°F).

Rainfall

December is the month with the most rainfall in Skopelos. Rain falls for 10 days and accumulates 121mm (4.8") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In Skopelos, the average seawater temperature in December is 15.4°C (59.7°F).
Note: For swimming, a surface water temperature of 15.4°C (59.7°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 9.5h of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year in Skopelos, Greece.

Sunshine

January and December, with an average of 4h of sunshine, are months with the least 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 estimate of 2, and below, represents a low threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 2 interpret into the following advice:
For the majority, extended sun exposure is not of great concern. Infants and people with sensitive skin must always be protected. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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 temperature in December in Skopelos?

In December, the average high-temperature is 12°C (53.6°F), and the average low-temperature is 6°C (42.8°F).

How many days does it rain in December in Skopelos?

In Skopelos, during December, the rain falls for 10 days and regularly aggregates up to 121mm (4.8") of precipitation.

What is the wettest month in Skopelos?

The month with the most rainfall in Skopelos is December when the rain falls for 10 days and typically aggregates up to 121mm (4.8") of precipitation.

What is the sea water temperature in December in Skopelos?

In Skopelos, Greece, in December, the average water temperature is 15.4°C (59.7°F). For most, swimming in 15.4°C (59.7°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 Skopelos?

December has the shortest days of the year, with an average of 9.5h of daylight.

What is the average length of the day in December in Skopelos?

In December, the average length of the day in Skopelos is 9.5h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Skopelos?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Skopelos have in December?

In December, the average sunshine is 4h.

When is the lowest UV index in Skopelos?

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

What is the UV index intensity in December in Skopelos?

In December, the average daily maximum UV index in Skopelos, Greece, is 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health risk from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in December - Skopelos, Greece
  • Average high temperature in December: 12°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (28°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (10°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: 6°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 (4°C).

Average rainfall in December - Skopelos, Greece
  • Average rainfall in December: 121mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (121mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (22mm).

Average rainfall days in December - Skopelos, Greece
  • Average rainfall days in December: 10 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (10 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are July, August and September (3 days).

Average sea temperature in December - Skopelos, Greece
  • Average sea temperature in December: 15.4°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 (14.4°C).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Skopelos, Greece
  • Average daylight in December: 9.5h

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 December: 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 December - Skopelos, 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).