Tórshavn Weather in December

What's the weather like in Tórshavn (Streymoy) in December 2024?

The climate in Tórshavn during December can be summarized as cool and wet.

December is in the winter in Tórshavn and is typically the 4th coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a cold 6°C (42°F), whilst at night 1°C (34°F) is normal.

Tórshavn weather averages (imperial / metric)
Daytime temperature 5.5°C 41.9°F
Nightly temperature 1.3°C 34.3°F
Average temperature 3.4°C 38.1°F
Daily sunshine 0.4 hrs
Avg rainfall 171 mm 6.7 ins
Rainy days 26 days
Sea temperature 7.3°C 45.1°F
Humidity 90%
Windspeed 25.9kph 16 mph

On average December is the 2nd wettest month of the year in Tórshavn with around 171mm 6.7 inches of rain making it a wet time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 26 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 0.4 hours of sunshine per day.

December temperatures in Tórshavn

Tórshavn average temperature in December

December rainfall

Tórshavn average rain in December

December hourly sunshine

Tórshavn 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 Tórshavn in December 2024.

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Tórshavn weather stats

Tórshavn weather statistics
Hottest month: August 12.4°C 54.3°F
Driest month: June 72mm 2.8ins
Sunniest month: April 4hrs
Coldest month: January 5°C 41°F
Wettest month: October 187mm 7.4ins
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