The climate in Fontein during December can be summarized as hot, humid and very wet.
December is in the summer in Fontein and is typically the 3rd warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a steamy 31°C (88°F), whilst at night 23°C (74°F) is normal.
|Daytime temperature||31.3°C 88.3°F|
|Nightly temperature||23.1°C 73.6°F|
|Average temperature||27.2°C 81°F|
|Daily sunshine||7.5 hrs|
|Avg rainfall||249 mm 9.8 ins|
|Rainy days||15 days|
|Sea temperature||30°C 86°F|
|Windspeed||11.2kph 7 mph|
On average December is the 3rd wettest month of the year in Fontein with around 249mm 9.8 inches of rain making it a very wet time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 15 days, although this may vary considerably.
On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 7.5 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 Fontein in December 2023.
Best places to visit in December
|Hottest month:||November||32.2°C 90°F|
|Driest month:||August||5mm 0.2ins|
|Coldest month:||July||30.4°C 86.7°F|
|Wettest month:||January||380mm 15ins|