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Lamia Climate & Temperature

  • Lamia, Greece is at 3853'N, 2225'E, 121 m (397 ft). See map.
  • Lamia has a hot mediterranean/ dry-summer subtropical climate (Kppen-Geiger classification: Csa) that is mild with moderate seasonality. Summers are dry and hot due to the domination of subtropical high pressure systems while winters experience moderate temperatures and changeable, rainy weather due to the polar front. These climates usually occur on the western sides of continents between the latitudes of 30 and 45. Vegetation is adapted to the dry summers and is fragrant and oily making it susceptible to fire. The typical Mediterranean climate average monthly temperatures in excess of 22.0 C (71.6 F) in its warmest month and an average in the coldest month between 18 to -3 C (64 to 27 F) with at least four months above 10 C (50 F). Seasonality is moderate (Kppen-Geiger classification: Csa).
  • According to the Holdridge life zones system of bioclimatic classification Lamia is situated in or near the warm temperate dry forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 17.3 degrees Celsius (63.2 degrees Fahrenheit). See the temperatures page for a monthly breakdown and the fixed scale graph.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 20.5 °C (36.9°F). This indicates that the continentality type is oceanic, subtype semicontinental. Lamia Climate Graph
  • In the winter time records indicate temperatures by day reach 12.3°C (54.2°F) on average falling to 4.7°C (40.4°F) overnight.
  • In spring time temperatures climb reaching 21°C (69.8°F) generally in the afternoon with overnight lows of 11°C (51.8°F).
  • During summer average high temperatures are 32.3°C (90.2°F) and average low temperatures are 20.3°C (68.6°F).
  • Come autumn/ fall temperatures decrease achieving average highs of 23.3°C (74°F) during the day and lows of 13.7°C (56.6°F) generally shortly after sunrise.
  • Total annual Precipitation averages 707 mm (27.8 inches) which is equivalent to 707 Litres/m (17.34 Gallons/ft).
  • Were you to burrow down through the centre of the Earth from Lamia you would pop up nearest to the climate station at Tubuai, French Polynesia where you would find a Tropical wet climate.

Lamia Climate Table

  Climate Variable Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
 
Average Max Temperature °C ( °F) 11 (52) 13 (55) 16 (61) 21 (70) 26 (79) 30 (86) 34 (93) 33 (91) 29 (84) 24 (75) 17 (63) 13 (55) 22 (72)
 
Average Temperature °C ( °F) 8 (46) 9 (47) 12 (53) 16 (61) 21 (69) 25 (76) 28 (82) 27 (80) 23 (73) 19 (66) 14 (56) 10 (49) 17 (63)
 
Average Min Temperature °C ( °F) 4 (39) 4 (39) 7 (45) 11 (52) 15 (59) 19 (66) 22 (72) 20 (68) 17 (63) 14 (57) 10 (50) 6 (43) 12 (54)
 
Average Precipitation mm (in) 95 (4) 82 (3) 60 (2) 58 (2) 49 (2) 47 (2) 24 (1) 9 (0) 33 (1) 69 (3) 64 (3) 117 (5) 707 (28)
Number of Wet Days (probability of rain on a day %) 13 (42) 10 (35) 9 (29) 7 (23) 7 (23) 5 (17) 3 (10) 2 (6) 5 (17) 8 (26) 9 (30) 14 (45) 92 (25)
Average Daylight Hours/ Day 9h 45' 10h 40' 11h 53' 13h 10' 14h 16' 14h 50' 14h 35' 13h 38' 12h 23' 11h 05' 10h 00' 9h 28' 12h 00'
Sun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (). 31.2 40.5 51.4 63 71.3 74.5 71.5 63.2 51.7 40.2 31.1 27.7 51.4

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