Weather in Karpathos, Greece in December

So you're interested in going to Karpathos, Greece in December

December is a slightly cold and dry time for sunbathing in Karpathos. December is a little too cold to enjoy swimming in Karpathos for any length of time. Consider visiting Karpathos in the months of June, July, August, September, for the best beach weather. Also consider one of our other suggestions for December.

Temperature in Karpathos in December

The average maximum temperature in Karpathos in December is 17°. The average maximum temperature is 20° in the previous month and 16° in the next month.

The average temperature in Karpathos in December is 15°. The average temperature ranges is 18° in the previous month and 14° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Karpathos in December is 14°. The minimum temperature is 16° in the previous month and 12° in the next month.

Sunshine in Karpathos in December

The average day light hours per day in Karpathos in December are 9.8 and there are 6.4 hours of sunshine per day on average during December making it a quite sunny month with some cloud cover.

The ultraviolet index in Karpathos in December is typically 2.4 during December. 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 Karpathos in December

The average sea water temperature in Karpathos in December is 19.7° which is comfortable for swimming though some may prefer warmer water.

Rainfall in Karpathos in December

The average total rainfall in Karpathos in December is 14.1cm and on average there are 7.4 rainy days in December making it a dry time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Karpathos in December

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Karpathos in December is 11° which is very comfortable. The dew point is 14° in the previous month and in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Karpathos in December is typically 79.6%. The maximum relative humidity is 80.4% in the previous month and 77.5% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Karpathos in December is typically 68.5%. The average relative humidity is 67.7% in the previous month and 66.7% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Karpathos in December

The average maximum wind speed in Karpathos in December is typically 30kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 30kmh in the previous month and 31kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Karpathos in December is typically 21kmh. The average wind speed is 21kmh in the previous month and 22kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Karpathos in December is from the West-Northwest.

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