The climate in Addis Ababa during December can be summarized as mild and dry.
December is in the winter in Addis Ababa and is typically the coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a cool 21°C (70°F), whilst at night 5°C (40°F) is normal.
|Daytime temperature||21.3°C 70.3°F|
|Nightly temperature||4.5°C 40.1°F|
|Average temperature||12.9°C 55.2°F|
|Daily sunshine||10.1 hrs|
|Avg rainfall||11 mm 0.4 ins|
|Rainy days||3 days|
|Sea temperature||27.9°C 82.2°F|
|Windspeed||4.3kph 3 mph|
On average December is the driest month of the year in Addis Ababa with around 11mm 0.4 inches of rain making it a dry time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 3 days, although this may vary considerably.
On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 10.1 hours of sunshine per day.
The data used in these monthly averages covers a period of over 100 years right up until last year. As such they are a valid prediction of what to expect for the weather in Addis Ababa in December 2021.
|Hottest month:||May||23°C 73.4°F|
|Driest month:||December||11mm 0.4ins|
|Coldest month:||December||20.9°C 69.6°F|
|Wettest month:||August||281mm 11.1ins|