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Famagusta Climate & Temperature

  • Famagusta, Cyprus is at 357'N, 3355'E, 25 m (82 ft). See map.
  • Famagusta 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 Famagusta is situated in or near the subtropical thorn woodland biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 19.5 degrees Celsius (67 degrees Fahrenheit). See the temperatures page for a monthly breakdown and the fixed scale graph.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 17 °C (30.6°F). This indicates that the continentality type is oceanic,subtype truly oceanic. Famagusta Climate Graph
  • In the winter time records indicate temperatures by day reach 17.3°C (63.2°F) on average falling to 6.7°C (44°F) overnight.
  • In spring time temperatures climb reaching 23.3°C (74°F) generally in the afternoon with overnight lows of 11°C (51.8°F).
  • During summer average high temperatures are 33.3°C (92°F) and average low temperatures are 21°C (69.8°F).
  • Come autumn/ fall temperatures decrease achieving average highs of 27.7°C (81.8°F) during the day and lows of 15.3°C (59.6°F) generally shortly after sunrise.
  • Total annual Precipitation averages 403.5 mm (15.9 inches) which is equivalent to 403.5 Litres/m (9.9 Gallons/ft).
  • On average there are 3328 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 Famagusta you would pop up nearest to the climate station at Tubuai, French Polynesia where you would find a Tropical wet climate.

Famagusta Climate Table

  Climate Variable Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
 
Average Max Temperature °C ( °F) 16 (61) 17 (63) 19 (66) 23 (73) 28 (82) 32 (90) 34 (93) 34 (93) 32 (90) 28 (82) 23 (73) 19 (66) 25 (78)
 
Average Temperature °C ( °F) 11 (52) 12 (53) 13 (55) 17 (63) 22 (71) 26 (78) 28 (82) 28 (82) 26 (78) 22 (71) 18 (64) 14 (56) 19 (67)
 
Average Min Temperature °C ( °F) 6 (43) 6 (43) 7 (45) 11 (52) 15 (59) 19 (66) 22 (72) 22 (72) 19 (66) 15 (59) 12 (54) 8 (46) 14 (56)
 
Average Precipitation mm (in) 90 (4) 52 (2) 36 (1) 16 (1) 13 (1) 4 (0) 1 (0) 1 (0) 3 (0) 33 (1) 49 (2) 106 (4) 404 (16)
Number of Wet Days (probability of rain on a day %) 11 (35) 7 (25) 6 (19) 3 (10) 2 (6) 0.5 (2) 0.5 (2) 0.5 (2) 1 (3) 3 (10) 5 (17) 9 (29) 48.5 (13)
Average Sunlight Hours/ Day 5h 48' 6h 37' 7h 38' 8h 48' 10h 46' 12h 20' 12h 32' 11h 58' 10h 44' 8h 56' 7h 34' 5h 29' 9h 06'
Average Daylight Hours/ Day 10h 04' 10h 52' 11h 55' 13h 03' 13h 59' 14h 28' 14h 15' 13h 27' 12h 21' 11h 14' 10h 17' 9h 50' 12h 00'
Percentage of Sunny (Cloudy) Daylight Hours 59 (41) 62 (38) 65 (35) 68 (32) 78 (22) 86 (14) 89 (11) 90 (10) 88 (12) 81 (19) 75 (25) 57 (43) 76 (24)
Sun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (). 35 44.3 55.1 66.8 75.1 78.3 75.3 67 55.5 44 34.9 31.5 55.2

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