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
December, the first month of the winter, in Valencia, is still a comfortable month, with average temperature varying between 17°C (62.6°F) and 8.1°C (46.6°F).

Temperature

In Valencia, Spain, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in November - a still enjoyable 17°C (62.6°F). The average low-temperature, in Valencia, Spain, 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 water temperature is 16.2°C (61.2°F). Swimming in 16.2°C (61.2°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

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

Sunshine

December has the least sunshine of the year, 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 reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the ordinary person.
The average daily UV index of 2 transform into the following instructions:
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. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes.

What is the temperature in December in Valencia?

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

How much does it rain in Valencia in December?

In December, the rain falls for 5 days. Throughout December, 48mm (1.9") of precipitation is accumulated.

How cold is the water in December in Valencia?

In Valencia, Spain, the average seawater temperature in December is 16.2°C (61.2°F). Swimming in 16.2°C (61.2°F) is not enjoyable for the majority. Controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as surface water temperature decreases below 21°C (69.8°F).

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 in Valencia.

How many hours of daylight does Valencia have in December?

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

What is the month with the least sunshine in Valencia?

With an average of 5h of sunshine, December has the least sunshine of the year in Valencia, Spain.

How many hours of sunshine does Valencia have in December?

In December, the average sunshine in Valencia is 5h.

When is 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.

What is the UV index intensity in December in Valencia?

In Valencia, the average daily maximum UV index in December is 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a low health threat from the 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).