Heraklion Weather January
Heraklion is situated in Mediterranean climate zone that typically has warm or hot summer with mild rains and soft but rainy winter.
To help you choose the best time to travel, you can find climate data below on the weather in Heraklion in January.
|average daily high||+15.3°C|
|average daily low||+9°C|
|sunny / overcast hours||3.8 / 6.8|
|average monthly precipitation||90 mm|
The best weather conditions for the beach leisure in Heraklion are typically June, July, August, September. Best season with the soft weather for the sightseeing and long walks are April, May, October, November.
Temperature in Heraklion
In January the average daily maximum in Heraklion is +15.3°C, and the minimum +9°C.
The hottest January day on record is +24.7°C, and the coldest +1.2°C.
Best beach resorts in January:
There are 10.6 hours of daylight in Heraklion in January. Out of these, on average 3.8 are sunny, which means it is mostly cloudy.
The average monthly temperature in the Mediterranean Sea on the beaches of Heraklion in January is +17°C.
The water is considered very cool, but some hardy people might bathe in it for 10-15 minutes.
The amount of precipitation in Heraklion in January is usually 90 mm, which may cause a change of plans on certain days.