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Nicosia Climate & Temperature

  • Nicosia, Cyprus is at 358'N, 3316'E, 224 m (735 ft). See map.
  • Nicosia has a subtropical steppe/ low-latitude semi-arid hot climate (Kppen-Geiger classification: BSh).
  • According to the Holdridge life zones system of bioclimatic classification Nicosia is situated in or near the subtropical thorn woodland biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 19.2 degrees Celsius (66.6 degrees Fahrenheit). See the temperatures page for a monthly breakdown and the fixed scale graph.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 19 °C (34.2°F). This indicates that the continentality type is oceanic, subtype semicontinental. Nicosia Climate Graph
  • Total annual Precipitation averages 345 mm (13.6 inches) which is equivalent to 345 Litres/m (8.46 Gallons/ft).
  • On average there are 3362 hours of sunshine per year. Visit the sunshine and daylight section to check monthly details including how high in the sky the sun reaches each month.
  • Were you to burrow down through the centre of the Earth from Nicosia you would pop up nearest to the climate station at Tubuai, French Polynesia where you would find a Tropical wet climate.

Nicosia Climate Table

  Climate Variable Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
 
Average Max Temperature °C ( °F) 15 (59) 16 (61) 19 (66) 24 (75) 29 (84) 34 (93) 37 (99) 37 (99) 33 (91) 28 (82) 22 (72) 17 (63) 26 (79)
 
Average Temperature °C ( °F) 10 (50) 11 (51) 13 (55) 17 (63) 22 (71) 26 (79) 29 (84) 29 (84) 26 (78) 21 (70) 16 (61) 12 (54) 19 (67)
 
Average Min Temperature °C ( °F) 5 (41) 5 (41) 7 (45) 10 (50) 14 (57) 18 (64) 21 (70) 21 (70) 18 (64) 14 (57) 10 (50) 7 (45) 13 (55)
 
Average Precipitation mm (in) 76 (3) 45 (2) 36 (1) 18 (1) 22 (1) 9 (0) 1 (0) 2 (0) 10 (0) 25 (1) 33 (1) 68 (3) 345 (14)
Number of Wet Days (probability of rain on a day %) 14 (45) 10 (35) 8 (26) 4 (13) 3 (10) 1 (3) 0.5 (2) 0.5 (2) 1 (3) 4 (13) 6 (20) 11 (35) 63 (17)
Average Sunlight Hours/ Day 5h 29' 6h 56' 7h 25' 9h 18' 10h 56' 12h 36' 12h 50' 12h 11' 10h 52' 9h 07' 7h 10' 5h 29' 9h 12'
Average Daylight Hours/ Day 10h 04' 10h 51' 11h 55' 13h 03' 14h 00' 14h 29' 14h 16' 13h 27' 12h 21' 11h 14' 10h 17' 9h 49' 12h 00'
Percentage of Sunny (Cloudy) Daylight Hours 55 (45) 65 (35) 63 (37) 72 (28) 79 (21) 88 (12) 91 (9) 92 (8) 89 (11) 82 (18) 71 (29) 57 (43) 77 (23)
Sun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (). 34.9 44.2 55.1 66.8 75 78.3 75.2 66.9 55.5 44 34.8 31.4 55.1

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