Marseille Weather in December

What's the weather like in Marseille (Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur) in December 2023?

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

December is in the winter in Marseille and is typically the 2nd coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a cool 11°C (52°F), whilst at night 4°C (39°F) is normal.

Marseille weather averages (imperial / metric)
Daytime temperature 10.9°C 51.6°F
Nightly temperature 3.9°C 39°F
Average temperature 7.4°C 45.3°F
Daily sunshine 5.2 hrs
Avg rainfall 67 mm 2.6 ins
Rainy days 10 days
Sea temperature 14.3°C 57.8°F
Humidity 76%
Windspeed 15.8kph 10 mph

On average December is the 3rd wettest month of the year in Marseille with around 67mm 2.6 inches of rain making it a reasonably dry time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 10 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 5.2 hours of sunshine per day.

December temperatures in Marseille

Marseille average temperature in December

December rainfall

Marseille average rain in December

December hourly sunshine

Marseille 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 Marseille in December 2023.

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Marseille weather stats

Marseille weather statistics
Hottest month: July 27.8°C 82°F
Driest month: July 14mm 0.6ins
Sunniest month: July 12.5hrs
Coldest month: January 10.1°C 50.2°F
Wettest month: October 84mm 3.3ins
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