Wellington Weather in December

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

The climate in Wellington during December can be summarized as mild and a little damp.

December is in the summer in Wellington and is typically the 4th warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around 19°C (66°F), whilst at night 12°C (53°F) is normal.

Wellington weather averages (imperial / metric)
Daytime temperature 18.7°C 65.7°F
Nightly temperature 11.9°C 53.4°F
Average temperature 15.3°C 59.5°F
Daily sunshine 7.5 hrs
Avg rainfall 94 mm 3.7 ins
Rainy days 12 days
Sea temperature 15.6°C 60.2°F
Humidity 78%
Windspeed 20.9kph 13 mph

On average December is the 3rd driest month of the year in Wellington with around 94mm 3.7 inches of rain making it a a little damp time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 12 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 7.5 hours of sunshine per day.

December temperatures in Wellington

Wellington average temperature in December

December rainfall

Wellington average rain in December

December hourly sunshine

Wellington 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 Wellington in December 2022.

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Wellington weather stats

Wellington weather statistics
Hottest month: January 20.2°C 68.4°F
Driest month: February 62mm 2.4ins
Sunniest month: February 7.6hrs
Coldest month: July 10.9°C 51.6°F
Wettest month: July 144mm 5.7ins
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