Average Rainfall for Greece in January





The tables below give monthly averages for rainfall during January at cities and islands in Greece.

You can jump to a separate table for each section of the country: Aegean Islands, Crete, Peloponnese, as well as Western, Central and Northern Greece.

Each place has a total for how many days of wet weather it typically gets this month and for the usual amount of precipitation. The numbers are averages of weather data collected over several decades.

Aegean Islands

Average monthly precipitation in January
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
10 Limnos 2.6 66
9 Milos 2.9 75
13 Mytilini 4.7 120
13 Naxos 2.7 69
16 Rhodes (Rodos) 5.9 150
12 Samos 5.2 133

Crete

January averages for total rainfall
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
15 Chania 4.8 123
16 Heraklion 3.5 90
13 Ierapetra 5.3 134
15 Rethymno 2.7 69
13 Sitia 3.6 91
11 Tympaki 3.8 98

Peloponnese

Average amount of rain in January
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
6 Astros 3.1 79
9 Kalamata 4.4 112
14 Kythira 3.8 97
13 Methoni 4.6 117
11 Pyrgela 2.8 72
15 Tripoli 4.4 111
10 Velo 2.3 58

Western Greece

These weather data are for places in the Ionian Islands and Western Hellas peripheries.

Precipitation totals for January
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
13 Agrinio 4.6 116
14 Araxos 3.7 93
13 Argostoli 4.3 110
16 Kerkyra 5.4 137
12 Patras 3.5 89
12 Pyrgos 5.4 136
13 Zakinthos 5.9 150

Central Greece

The cities listed here are in the Attica, Epirus, Sterea Hellas and Thessaly peripheries.

Total precipitation during January
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
12 Aliartos 3.2 81
12 Arta 5.2 132
13 Athens 1.9 48
12 Elefsina 1.9 48
13 Ioannina 4.9 124
13 Lamia 2.5 64
12 Larissa 1.3 33
13 Nea Filadelfia 2.2 57
12 Skyros 2.9 73
12 Tanagra 2.6 67
11 Tatoi 2.7 69
12 Volos 1.9 49

Northern Greece

This section covers the peripheries of West, Central and East Macedonia and Thrace.

Average January rainfall
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
13 Alexandroupoli 2.4 62
12 Florina 2.3 58
6 Kavala 0.7 18
11 Kozani 1.4 36
8 Serres 1.3 32
12 Thessaloniki 1.4 37
8 Trikala 1.8 45
Reference

Helenic National Meteorological Service. Climatology.

Greece Precipitation
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