Weather in Elafonsi, Crete, Greece in January

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

Temperature in Elafonsi in January

The average maximum temperature in Elafonsi in January is 14°. The average maximum temperature is 16° in the previous month and 15° in the next month.

The average temperature in Elafonsi in January is 11°. The average temperature ranges is 13° in the previous month and 11° in the next month.

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

Sunshine in Elafonsi in January

The average day light hours per day in Elafonsi in January are 10 and there are 4.2 hours of sunshine per day on average during January making it a sunny month that is overcast at times.

The ultraviolet index in Elafonsi in January is typically 2.6 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 Elafonsi in January

The average sea water temperature in Elafonsi in January is 15.5° which is cold for swimming, a full wet suit is required to spend any length of time in the sea.

Rainfall in Elafonsi in January

The average total rainfall in Elafonsi in January is 9.8cm and on average there are 16 rainy days in January making it a wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Elafonsi in January

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Elafonsi in January is which is a bit dry for some. The dew point is 11° in the previous month and in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Elafonsi in January is typically 91%. The maximum relative humidity is 91.3% in the previous month and 90.6% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Elafonsi in January is typically 75.5%. The average relative humidity is 75.4% in the previous month and 73.5% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Elafonsi in January

The average maximum wind speed in Elafonsi in January is typically 28kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 26kmh in the previous month and 31kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Elafonsi in January is typically 12kmh. The average wind speed is 11kmh in the previous month and 14kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Elafonsi in January is from the North West.

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