A girl walks through a dry area in Thessaly, central Greece, where water reserves and irrigation channels are running low due to lack of rain. Farmers said that crops are under threat due to little rainfall this winter. Weather experts said yesterday that January is shaping up to be the driest since 1989 for some parts of Greece. Cooler weather is expected this coming week, however rainfall is again expected to be minimal. Wet weather is expected to arrive in Greece at the start of next month, experts added.