Maniitsoq Weather in December

What's the weather like in Maniitsoq, Greenland in December 2018?

The climate in Maniitsoq during December can be summarized as cold and reasonably dry.

December is in the winter in Maniitsoq and is typically the 4th coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a freezing -7°C (20°F), whilst at night -12°C (10°F) is normal.

Maniitsoq weather averages (imperial / metric)
Daytime temperature -6.7°C 19.9°F
Nightly temperature -12°C 10.4°F
Average temperature -9.4°C 15.1°F
Daily sunshine 0.4 hrs
Avg rainfall 41 mm 1.6 ins
Rainy days 11 days
Sea temperature 0.7°C 33.3°F
Humidity 80%
Windspeed 17kph 11 mph

On average December is the 6th driest month of the year in Maniitsoq with around 41mm 1.6 inches of rain making it a reasonably dry time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 11 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 Maniitsoq

December rainfall

December hourly sunshine

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 December 2018.

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Maniitsoq weather stats

Maniitsoq weather statistics
Hottest month: July 9.7°C 49.5°F
Driest month: February 27mm 1.1ins
Sunniest month: April 6.5hrs
Coldest month: March -8.9°C 16°F
Wettest month: August 94mm 3.7ins
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