The climate in Mombasa during December can be summarized as hot, humid and reasonably dry.
December is in the summer in Mombasa and is typically the 5th warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a steamy 32°C (89°F), whilst at night 23°C (74°F) is normal.
|Daytime temperature||31.7°C 89.1°F|
|Nightly temperature||23.3°C 73.9°F|
|Average temperature||27.5°C 81.5°F|
|Daily sunshine||9 hrs|
|Avg rainfall||65 mm 2.6 ins|
|Rainy days||12 days|
|Sea temperature||28.5°C 83.2°F|
|Windspeed||14.8kph 9 mph|
On average December is the 5th driest month of the year in Mombasa with around 65mm 2.6 inches of rain making it a reasonably dry time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 12 days, although this may vary considerably.
On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 9 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 Mombasa in December 2023.
|Hottest month:||March||32.5°C 90.5°F|
|Driest month:||February||17mm 0.7ins|
|Coldest month:||July||27.6°C 81.7°F|
|Wettest month:||May||274mm 10.8ins|