Kagoshima Weather in December

What's the weather like in Kagoshima, Japan in December 2018?

The climate in Kagoshima during December can be summarized as cool and reasonably dry.

December is in the winter in Kagoshima and is typically the 3rd coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a cool 14°C (57°F), whilst at night 4°C (39°F) is normal.

Kagoshima weather averages (imperial / metric)
Daytime temperature 13.9°C 57°F
Nightly temperature 4.1°C 39.4°F
Average temperature 9°C 48.2°F
Daily sunshine 4.9 hrs
Avg rainfall 73 mm 2.9 ins
Rainy days 17 days
Sea temperature 21.8°C 71.3°F
Humidity 73%
Windspeed 10.4kph 7 mph

On average December is the driest month of the year in Kagoshima with around 73mm 2.9 inches of rain making it a reasonably dry time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 17 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 4.9 hours of sunshine per day.

December temperatures in Kagoshima

December rainfall

December hourly sunshine

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 December 2018.

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Kagoshima weather stats

Kagoshima weather statistics
Hottest month: August 31.2°C 88.2°F
Driest month: December 73mm 2.9ins
Sunniest month: August 7.3hrs
Coldest month: January 11.2°C 52.2°F
Wettest month: June 396mm 15.6ins
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