The climate in Hamburg during December can be summarized as cool and reasonably dry.
December is in the winter in Hamburg and is typically the 3rd coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a cold 4°C (39°F), whilst at night -1°C (31°F) is normal.
|Daytime temperature||4°C 39.2°F|
|Nightly temperature||-0.6°C 30.9°F|
|Average temperature||1.7°C 35.1°F|
|Daily sunshine||1.4 hrs|
|Avg rainfall||66 mm 2.6 ins|
|Rainy days||17 days|
|Sea temperature||4.9°C 40.9°F|
|Windspeed||18kph 11 mph|
On average December is the 4th wettest month of the year in Hamburg with around 66mm 2.6 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 1.4 hours of sunshine per day.
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 Hamburg in December 2023.
Best places to visit in December
|Hottest month:||July||21.1°C 70°F|
|Driest month:||February||42mm 1.7ins|
|Coldest month:||January||2.6°C 36.7°F|
|Wettest month:||August||80mm 3.1ins|