Weather in Crete in january 2021

Here, you have access to the weather forecast for january for most popular cities in Greece. These predictions are probabilities for the month of january from weather reports for over 10 years. The percentage indicates the possibility of having the weather indicated.

Weather details in january

Located in the middle of the winter season, the climate throughout January in Crete is characterized by a fresh temperature that is almost constant throughout the day as well as by the presence of fairly abundant rainfall. In the morning, the freshness is felt and the thermometer displays 15° C while the breeze accentuates the sensation of cold. The climate in Crete at this time of year is still acceptable.

Constant Daytime Temperatures

Unlike other cities on the shores of the Mediterranean, Crete does not experience a significant temperature change during the day. The sea breeze, in fact, promotes a damp and cold atmosphere - which makes the weather in Crete throughout January more marked by rain. Expect a few days of rain. and even if they only last for a few hours, one should wear suitable clothes when going outside. It is still possible to benefit from the opportunity of enjoying beautiful days beneath clear skies during this month.



Where to go in Crete in january?

Where to go in Crete in january: destination map

Legend: perfect weather good tolerable bad very bad

Where should you go in Crete in january when it comes to the weather?

Remember:
The climate in Crete in january is tolerable across the board.

January is not the best month to travel to in Greece. The weather everywhere is just ok: in Sitia, Gavdos Island, Sfakia, Matala, La Canée (Chania), Paléochora, Elounda, Gouves, Réthymnon, Gazi, Heraklion, Agios Nikolaos and Ierapetra. The sun is not there all the time and you risk you to be soaked by rain often. However, if you don't plan a pool & relaxation travel but rather discovery of heritage or a trek, this climate may be enough. In addition, there are definitely fewer tourists at this time of year.



Climate in Crete in january

Climate in Heraklion in january

In the month of january, maximum temperature is 61°F and minimum temperature is 56°F (for an average temperature of 58°F). The climate is rather fresh around this city in this month, but it is bearable by dressing warm. With 3.1in over 10 days, you risk getting wet slightly during your stay. But this is pretty moderate and it is only of temporary showers.
With a correct weather, the month of january is okay (but not good month) for traveling there in Greece.

January
Average temperature 58°F
Highest temperature 61°F
Lowest temperature 56°F
Sea temperature 63°F
Rainfall 3.1in
Number of days with rainfall 10 day(s)
(34%)
Humidity 76%
Daily sunshine hours 10
Cloud cover 32%
Length of day 10:02
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net tolerable
more information about the climate in Heraklion in january

Climate in Agios Nikolaos in january

In the month of january, the mean temperature in Agios Nikolaos is 58°F (maximum temperature is 61°F and minimum temperature is 56°F). The climate is relatively fresh in this location in the month of january, but it is livable by dressing cosy. With 2.4in over 10 days, rain may occur for your trip. But this is pretty reasonably and you will not be too bothered by it.
With a correct weather, january is okay (but not the best time) for traveling in this city.

January
Average temperature 58°F
Highest temperature 61°F
Lowest temperature 56°F
Sea temperature 64°F
Rainfall 2.4in
Number of days with rainfall 10 day(s)
(32%)
Humidity 75%
Daily sunshine hours 10
Cloud cover 30%
Length of day 10:03
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net tolerable
more information about the climate in Agios Nikolaos in january

Climate in Chania in january

In january, maximum temperature is 59°F and minimum temperature is 52°F (for an average temperature of 56°F). The climate is relatively cold there in january, but it is tolerable when dressing cosy. With 5.9in over 14 days, you risk getting wet slightly for your journey. But this is pretty reasonably and it will not be continuous.
With proper weather, january is okay (but not good time) for traveling in La Canée (Chania) in Greece.

January
Average temperature 56°F
Highest temperature 59°F
Lowest temperature 52°F
Sea temperature 63°F
Rainfall 5.9in
Number of days with rainfall 14 day(s)
(45%)
Humidity 82%
Daily sunshine hours 9
Cloud cover 45%
Length of day 10:01
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net tolerable
more information about the climate in Chania in january

Climate in Elounda in january

In january, the mean temperature in Elounda is 58°F (maximum temperature is 59°F and minimum temperature is 56°F). The climate is quite cool around this city in january, but it is bearable when dressing warm. With 2.3in over 9 days, you will experience some showers during your vacations. But this is reasonably and it is only of temporary showers.
With proper weather, january is okay (but not good month) for traveling in that area.

January
Average temperature 58°F
Highest temperature 59°F
Lowest temperature 56°F
Sea temperature 63°F
Rainfall 2.3in
Number of days with rainfall 9 day(s)
(30%)
Humidity 75%
Daily sunshine hours 10
Cloud cover 30%
Length of day 10:02
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net tolerable
more information about the climate in Elounda in january

Climate in Gazi in january

In january, the mean temperature in Gazi is 58°F (maximum temperature is 61°F and minimum temperature is 56°F). The climate is rather cool in this city in the month of january, but it is endurable by dressing cosy. With 3.1in over 10 days, you will experience some showers throughout your vacations. But this is reasonably and it will not be continuous.
With a correct weather, january is okay (but not good month) for traveling in Gazi in Greece.

January
Average temperature 58°F
Highest temperature 61°F
Lowest temperature 56°F
Sea temperature 63°F
Rainfall 3.1in
Number of days with rainfall 10 day(s)
(34%)
Humidity 76%
Daily sunshine hours 10
Cloud cover 32%
Length of day 10:02
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net tolerable
more information about the climate in Gazi in january

All cities in Crete in january

Heraklion in januarytolerable weather
Agios Nikolaos in januarytolerable weather
Chania in januarytolerable weather
Elounda in januarytolerable weather
Gazi in januarytolerable weather
Gouves in januarytolerable weather
Ierapetra in januarytolerable weather
Gavdos Island in januarytolerable weather
Matala in januarytolerable weather
Paléochora in januarytolerable weather
Réthymnon in januarytolerable weather
Sfakia in januarytolerable weather
Sitia in januarytolerable weather
Kissamos in januarytolerable weather
Malia in januarytolerable weather
Neapoli in januarytolerable weather
Souda in januarytolerable weather

Recommended for you:


Weather data for Crete in january:

Weather data for Crete in january is derived from an average of the weather forecast since 2009 in Crete. There is a margin of error and these forecasts are to be considered as general information only. The weather in Crete can vary slightly from year to year, but these predictions should limit surprises. So you can pack your bags and check when is the best time to go to Crete.


Change units