Algeciras
Spain
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

December weather forecast and climate
Algeciras, Spain

The first month of the winter, December, is still a comfortable month in Algeciras, Spain, with average temperature ranging between max 16.7°C (62.1°F) and min 12.2°C (54°F).

Temperature

In December, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in November - a still comfortable 16.7°C (62.1°F). In December, in Algeciras, the average low-temperature is 12.2°C (54°F).

Rainfall

In Algeciras, it is raining for 11 days, with typically 132.1mm (5.2") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 82 rainfall days, and 835.7mm (32.9") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Algeciras, the average seawater temperature is 16.8°C (62.2°F). For most, swimming in 16.8°C (62.2°F) is not an enjoyable activity. Furthermore, controlling your breathing becomes progressively more difficult as the water temperature decreases from 21°C (69.8°F) to 15°C (59°F).

Daylight

December has the shortest days of the year, with an average of 9.7h of daylight.

Sunshine

Months with the least sunshine in Algeciras are January, November and December, with an average of 5h of sunshine.

UV index

January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
In December, the average maximum UV index of 2 translate into the following recommendations:
People with sensitive skin, children, and babies should always be protected from prolonged sun exposure. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects.

What is the temperature in December in Algeciras?

The average high-temperature, in December, in Algeciras, Spain, is 16.7°C (62.1°F), while the average low-temperature is 12.2°C (54°F).

How much does it rain in Algeciras in December?

In December, the rain falls for 11 days. Throughout December, 132.1mm (5.2") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the sea water temperature in December in Algeciras?

In December, the average sea temperature in Algeciras, Spain, is 16.8°C (62.2°F). For most, swimming in 16.8°C (62.2°F) is not an enjoyable activity. Furthermore, controlling your breathing becomes progressively more difficult as the water temperature decreases from 21°C (69.8°F) to 15°C (59°F).

What is the month with the shortest days in Algeciras?

The month with the shortest days is December, with an average of 9.7h of daylight.

What is the average length of the day in December in Algeciras?

In December, the average length of the day in Algeciras, Spain, is 9.7h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Algeciras?

Months with the least sunshine in Algeciras are January, November and December, with an average of 5h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in December in Algeciras?

In Algeciras, Spain, the average sunshine in December is 5h.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in Algeciras?

January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index in Algeciras.

How high is the UV index in December in Algeciras?

The average daily maximum UV index in December in Algeciras is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in December - Algeciras, Spain
  • Average high temperature in December: 16.7°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (27.8°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (16.1°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: 12.2°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (20.6°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and February (11.1°C).

Average rainfall in December - Algeciras, Spain
  • Average rainfall in December: 132.1mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (149.9mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (0mm).

Average rainfall days in December - Algeciras, Spain
  • Average rainfall days in December: 11 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are January, February and December (11 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are July and August (1 days).

Average sea temperature in December - Algeciras, Spain
  • Average sea temperature in December: 16.8°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (23.3°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are February and March (15.8°C).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Algeciras, Spain
  • Average daylight in December: 9.7h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.6h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.7h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 5h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 11h).
Months with least sunshine are January, November and December (Average sunshine: 5).

Average UV index in December - Algeciras, Spain
  • Average UV index in December: 2

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 10).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 2).