The climate in Essaouira during December can be summarized as mild and reasonably dry.
December is in the winter in Essaouira and is typically the 3rd coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around 19°C (66°F), whilst at night 11°C (52°F) is normal.
|Daytime temperature||18.6°C 65.5°F|
|Nightly temperature||11°C 51.8°F|
|Average temperature||14.8°C 58.6°F|
|Daily sunshine||7 hrs|
|Avg rainfall||55 mm 2.1 ins|
|Rainy days||7 days|
|Sea temperature||18.5°C 65.3°F|
|Windspeed||12.2kph 8 mph|
On average December is the wettest month of the year in Essaouira with around 55mm 2.1 inches of rain making it a reasonably dry time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 7 days, although this may vary considerably.
On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 7 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 Essaouira in December 2021.
|Hottest month:||August||22.6°C 72.7°F|
|Driest month:||July||0mm 0ins|
|Coldest month:||January||17.8°C 64°F|
|Wettest month:||December||55mm 2.2ins|