Tokyo Weather in December

What's the weather like in Tokyo (Tōkyō) in December 2022?

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

December is in the winter in Tokyo and is typically the 3rd coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a cool 12°C (54°F), whilst at night 3°C (37°F) is normal.

Tokyo weather averages (imperial / metric)
Daytime temperature 12.3°C 54.1°F
Nightly temperature 3°C 37.3°F
Average temperature 7.6°C 45.7°F
Daily sunshine 6.1 hrs
Avg rainfall 44 mm 1.7 ins
Rainy days 9 days
Sea temperature 18.6°C 65.5°F
Humidity 59%
Windspeed 9.7kph 6 mph

On average December is the 2nd driest month of the year in Tokyo with around 44mm 1.7 inches of rain making it a reasonably dry time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 9 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 6.1 hours of sunshine per day.

December temperatures in Tokyo

Tokyo average temperature in December

December rainfall

Tokyo average rain in December

December hourly sunshine

Tokyo 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 Tokyo in December 2022.

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Tokyo weather stats

Tokyo weather statistics
Hottest month: August 30.8°C 87.4°F
Driest month: January 43mm 1.7ins
Sunniest month: January 6.4hrs
Coldest month: January 9.5°C 49.1°F
Wettest month: June 181mm 7.1ins
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