Cartagena Weather in December

What's the weather like in Cartagena (Bolívar) in December 2023?

The climate in Cartagena during December can be summarized as hot, humid and reasonably dry.

December is in the winter in Cartagena and is typically the 3rd coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a steamy 31°C (88°F), whilst at night 24°C (74°F) is normal.

Cartagena weather averages (imperial / metric)
Daytime temperature 31.4°C 88.4°F
Nightly temperature 23.5°C 74.2°F
Average temperature 27.4°C 81.3°F
Daily sunshine 7.8 hrs
Avg rainfall 35 mm 1.4 ins
Rainy days 3 days
Sea temperature 28°C 82.4°F
Humidity 82%
Windspeed 12.2kph 8 mph

On average December is the 5th driest month of the year in Cartagena with around 35mm 1.4 inches of rain making it a reasonably dry time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 3 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 7.8 hours of sunshine per day.

December temperatures in Cartagena

Cartagena average temperature in December

December rainfall

Cartagena average rain in December

December hourly sunshine

Cartagena 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 Cartagena in December 2023.

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Cartagena weather stats

Cartagena weather statistics
Hottest month: May 31.6°C 88.9°F
Driest month: February 2mm 0.1ins
Sunniest month: January 8.9hrs
Coldest month: January 31.1°C 88°F
Wettest month: October 218mm 8.6ins
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