South Padre Island Weather in December

What's the weather like in South Padre Island (Texas) in December 2023?

The climate in South Padre Island during December can be summarized as mild and reasonably dry.

December is in the winter in South Padre Island and is typically the 2nd coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around 22°C (72°F), whilst at night 11°C (52°F) is normal.

South Padre Island weather averages (imperial / metric)
Daytime temperature 22°C 71.5°F
Nightly temperature 11.2°C 52.2°F
Average temperature 16.6°C 61.9°F
Daily sunshine 4.6 hrs
Avg rainfall 40 mm 1.6 ins
Rainy days 6 days
Sea temperature 22.1°C 71.9°F
Humidity 78%
Windspeed 17.2kph 11 mph

On average December is the 4th driest month of the year in South Padre Island with around 40mm 1.6 inches of rain making it a reasonably dry time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 6 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 4.6 hours of sunshine per day.

December temperatures in South Padre Island

South Padre Island average temperature in December

December rainfall

South Padre Island average rain in December

December hourly sunshine

South Padre Island 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 South Padre Island in December 2023.