The climate in Saint Andrews during December can be summarized as cold and wet.
December is in the winter in Saint Andrews and is typically the 3rd coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a freezing 0°C (32°F), whilst at night -8°C (17°F) is normal.
|Daytime temperature||0.2°C 32.3°F|
|Nightly temperature||-8.2°C 17.3°F|
|Average temperature||-4°C 24.8°F|
|Daily sunshine||3.2 hrs|
|Avg rainfall||129 mm 5.1 ins|
|Rainy days||12 days|
|Sea temperature||6.7°C 44°F|
|Windspeed||15.5kph 10 mph|
On average December is the wettest month of the year in Saint Andrews with around 129mm 5.1 inches of rain making it a wet 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 3.2 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 Saint Andrews in December 2022.
|Hottest month:||July||23°C 73.4°F|
|Driest month:||July||74mm 2.9ins|
|Coldest month:||January||-2.3°C 27.9°F|
|Wettest month:||December||129mm 5.1ins|