Estepona
Spain
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

December weather forecast and climate
Estepona, Spain

The first month of the winter, December, is also an enjoyable month in Estepona, Spain, with average temperature varying between 16.1°C (61°F) and 8.1°C (46.6°F).

Temperature

In Estepona, Spain, the average high-temperature in December marginally drops, from a pleasant 20.9°C (69.6°F) in November, to an enjoyable 16.1°C (61°F). In December, in Estepona, the average low-temperature is 8.1°C (46.6°F).

Rainfall

In Estepona, during 12 rainfall days, 43mm (1.7") of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Estepona, there are 91 rainfall days, and 344mm (13.5") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Estepona, in December, the average water temperature is 16.8°C (62.2°F). Swimming in 16.8°C (62.2°F) is not enjoyable for the majority. Controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as surface water temperature decreases below 21°C (69.8°F).

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The month with the least sunshine in Estepona, Spain, is December, with an average of 4.6h of sunshine.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index in Estepona are January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low health risk from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
In December, the average maximum UV index of 2 translate into the following recommendations:
Most people can stay in the Sun for up to 1 hour without burning, apart from children that always must be protected from 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 Estepona?

The average high-temperature, in December, in Estepona, is 16.1°C (61°F), while the average low-temperature is 8.1°C (46.6°F).

How much does it rain in Estepona in December?

In Estepona, Spain, in December, during 12 rainfall days, 43mm (1.7") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the sea water temperature in December in Estepona?

In December, the average sea 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).

What is the month with the shortest days in Estepona?

With an average of 9.7h of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year in Estepona, Spain.

How many hours of daylight does Estepona have in December?

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

What is the month with the least sunshine in Estepona?

With an average of 4.6h of sunshine, December has the least sunshine of the year in Estepona.

How long on average sun shines in December in Estepona?

The average sunshine in December in Estepona is 4.6h.

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

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

What is the UV index reading in December in Estepona?

The average daily maximum UV index in December is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low health threat from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in December - Estepona, Spain
  • Average high temperature in December: 16.1°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (30.5°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (14.2°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: 8.1°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (20.4°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (6.8°C).

Average rainfall in December - Estepona, Spain
  • Average rainfall in December: 43mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (50mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are July and August (6mm).

Average rainfall days in December - Estepona, Spain
  • Average rainfall days in December: 12 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are January, February and December (12 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is July (1 days).

Average sea temperature in December - Estepona, 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 - Estepona, 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: 4.6h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 9.9h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 4.6h).

Average UV index in December - Estepona, 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).