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

January weather forecast and climate
Skopelos, Greece

January, like December, in Skopelos, Greece, is a cool winter month, with average temperature varying between 10°C (50°F) and 4°C (39.2°F).

Temperature

January is the coldest month, with an average high-temperature of 10°C (50°F) and an average low-temperature of 4°C (39.2°F).

Rainfall

In Skopelos, during January, the rain falls for 9 days and regularly aggregates up to 115mm (4.5") of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 80 rainfall days, and 737mm (29") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In January, the average sea temperature is 15°C (59°F). For swimming, a surface water temperature of 15°C (59°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 January, the average length of the day is 9.8h.

Sunshine

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

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index in Skopelos, Greece, are January, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a low threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
The daily maximum UV index of 2 interpret into the following advice:
People with sensitive skin, children, and babies should always be protected from prolonged sun exposure. 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 Skopelos?

The coldest month in Skopelos is January, with an average high-temperature of 10°C (50°F) and an average low-temperature of 4°C (39.2°F).

What is the temperature in January in Skopelos?

In January, in Skopelos, Greece, the average high-temperature is 10°C (50°F), and the average low-temperature is 4°C (39.2°F).

How many days does it rain in January in Skopelos?

In Skopelos, Greece, in January, it is raining for 9 days, with typically 115mm (4.5") of accumulated precipitation.

How cold is the water in January in Skopelos?

In January, the average sea temperature is 15°C (59°F). For most, swimming in 15°C (59°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).

How many hours of daylight does Skopelos have in January?

The average length of the day in January in Skopelos is 9.8h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Skopelos?

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

How long on average sun shines in January in Skopelos?

In Skopelos, the average sunshine in January is 4h.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in Skopelos?

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

What is the UV index reading in January in Skopelos?

The average daily maximum UV index in January in Skopelos, Greece, is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in January - Skopelos, Greece
  • Average high temperature in January: 10°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 January: 4°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 January - Skopelos, Greece
  • Average rainfall in January: 115mm

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

Average rainfall days in January - Skopelos, Greece
  • Average rainfall days in January: 9 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 January - Skopelos, Greece
  • Average sea temperature in January: 15°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 January / Average sunshine in January - Skopelos, Greece
  • Average daylight in January: 9.8h

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 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 - Skopelos, Greece
  • Average UV index in January: 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).