Weather in Sicily, Italy in January

So you're interested in going to Sicily, Italy in January

January is a very cold and slightly rainy time for sunbathing in Sicily, and not recommended. January is too cold for swimming in Sicily for any length of time, unless you have a wetsuit. Consider visiting Sicily in the months of June, July, August, September, for the best beach weather. Also consider one of our other suggestions for January.

Temperature in Sicily in January

The average maximum temperature in Sicily in January is 14°. The average maximum temperature is 15° in the previous month and 13° in the next month.

The average temperature in Sicily in January is 11°. The average temperature ranges is 12° in the previous month and 11° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Sicily in January is . The minimum temperature is 10° in the previous month and in the next month.

Sunshine in Sicily in January

The average day light hours per day in Sicily in January are 9.8 and there are 4.6 hours of sunshine per day on average during January making it a sunny month that is overcast at times.

The ultraviolet index in Sicily in January is typically 2.3 during January. An ultraviolet index reading of 0 to 2 indicates low danger from the sun's UV rays for the average person. Most people will be able to spend several hours in the sun with out a problem, however unprotected skin risks burning in less than 1 hour. Wear sunglasses on bright days. Only those that burn easily will need to apply sunscreen. Watch out for relections from water that may increase ultraviolet exposure.

Sea Temperature in Sicily in January

The average sea water temperature in Sicily in January is 16.6° which is cool for swimming, shorty wetsuit may help you extend your time in the water.

Rainfall in Sicily in January

The average total rainfall in Sicily in January is 3.1cm and on average there are 13.6 rainy days in January making it a slightly wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Sicily in January

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Sicily in January is which is a bit dry for some. The dew point is 10° in the previous month and in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Sicily in January is typically 86.3%. The maximum relative humidity is 85.6% in the previous month and 85.3% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Sicily in January is typically 72.8%. The average relative humidity is 71.4% in the previous month and 69.4% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Sicily in January

The average maximum wind speed in Sicily in January is typically 28kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 27kmh in the previous month and 28kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Sicily in January is typically 15kmh. The average wind speed is 15kmh in the previous month and 16kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Sicily in January is from the South West.