Valencia
Spain
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

December weather forecast and climate
Valencia, Spain

A view of the Rio Turia fountain in the Virgin Saint Mary Square with a view of the Basilica of Virgen the Helpless, in Valencia Cathedral, Spain
A view of the Rio Turia fountain in the Virgin Saint Mary Square with a view of the Basilica of Virgen the Helpless, in Valencia Cathedral, Spain
The first month of the winter, December, is also an enjoyable month in Valencia, Spain, with average temperature varying between 8.1°C (46.6°F) and 17°C (62.6°F).

Temperature

In December, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in November - a still enjoyable 17°C (62.6°F). In December, the average low-temperature is 8.1°C (46.6°F).

Rainfall

In Valencia, it is raining for 5 days, with typically 48mm (1.9") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Valencia, there are 46 rainfall days, and 475mm (18.7") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Valencia, the average seawater temperature in December is 16.2°C (61.2°F).
Note: For swimming, a surface water temperature of 16.2°C (61.2°F) is not enjoyable for the majority. It is not considered safe, as controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as water temperature decreases below 21°C (69.8°F).

Daylight

With an average of 9.4h of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year.

Sunshine

The month with the least sunshine in Valencia is December, with an average of 5h of sunshine.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a low threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 2 in December transform into the following instructions:
Extended sun exposure is not an issue for the majority. Children, infants, and fair-skinned individuals always need to be protected. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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 Valencia?

In December, in Valencia, the average high-temperature is 17°C (62.6°F), and the average low-temperature is 8.1°C (46.6°F).

How many days does it rain in December in Valencia?

In Valencia, during December, the rain falls for 5 days and regularly aggregates up to 48mm (1.9") of precipitation.

What is the sea temperature in December in Valencia?

In Valencia, the average seawater temperature in December is 16.2°C (61.2°F). For most, swimming in 16.2°C (61.2°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 Valencia?

With an average of 9.4h of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year.

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

The average length of the day in December in Valencia, Spain, is 9.4h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Valencia?

The month with the least sunshine in Valencia is December, with an average of 5h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Valencia have in December?

The average sunshine in December in Valencia, Spain, is 5h.

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

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

How high is the UV index in December in Valencia?

In Valencia, Spain, the average daily maximum UV index in December is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low health threat from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in December - Valencia, Spain
  • Average high temperature in December: 17°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (30.2°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (16.4°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: 8.1°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (21.9°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (7.1°C).

Average rainfall in December - Valencia, Spain
  • Average rainfall in December: 48mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (77mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (8mm).

Average rainfall days in December - Valencia, Spain
  • Average rainfall days in December: 5 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are April, September, October and December (5 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is July (1 days).

Average sea temperature in December - Valencia, Spain
  • Average sea temperature in December: 16.2°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (25.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (13.8°C).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Valencia, Spain
  • Average daylight in December: 9.4h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.9h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.4h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 5h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.2h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5h).

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

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 9).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 2).