Hakodate Weather in December

What's the weather like in Hakodate (Hokkaidō) in December 2023?

The climate in Hakodate during December can be summarized as cold and a little damp.

December is in the winter in Hakodate and is typically the 3rd coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a freezing 3°C (38°F), whilst at night -4°C (25°F) is normal.

Hakodate weather averages (imperial / metric)
Daytime temperature 3.1°C 37.6°F
Nightly temperature -3.9°C 25°F
Average temperature -0.4°C 31.3°F
Daily sunshine 2.6 hrs
Avg rainfall 87 mm 3.4 ins
Rainy days 28 days
Sea temperature 10.7°C 51.2°F
Humidity 74%
Windspeed 13.3kph 8 mph

On average December is the 6th wettest month of the year in Hakodate with around 87mm 3.4 inches of rain making it a a little damp time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 28 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 2.6 hours of sunshine per day.

December temperatures in Hakodate

Hakodate average temperature in December

December rainfall

Hakodate average rain in December

December hourly sunshine

Hakodate average rain in December

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 Hakodate in December 2023.

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Hakodate weather stats

Hakodate weather statistics
Hottest month: August 25.3°C 77.5°F
Driest month: February 63mm 2.5ins
Sunniest month: October 5.7hrs
Coldest month: January -0.2°C 31.6°F
Wettest month: September 171mm 6.7ins
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