Average Weather during December in Amsterdam (Noord-Holland), Netherlands

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Amsterdam in December is 1.0°C (33.8°F). The amount of rain in December is normal with an average of 67mm (2.6in). This month is known as a chilly month. The average maximum temperature lies around 5.0°C (41°F). During the night it can cool down. In this month you will hardly see any sunshine with 38 hours of sun during the whole month.

So what to wear in December? Visitors traveling to Amsterdam should plan on bringing a totally waterproof rain jacket since it will often be raining. Plan on bringing your warm clothes and something that will protect you from the rain. It can be a bit chilly and rainy during this period.

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For other monthly average weather and what to do in December look at the numbers below.

Monthly Averages

Show in Celsius

Min Temperature 33 °F
Max Temperature 41 °F
Chance of Rain 60%
Precipitation 3 in
Rainy Days 18
Sunshine Hours 38

What To Do

We rated the following activities from 1 (least suitable) to 10 (best) to do in .

Swimming
4/10
Cycling
3/10
Walking
3/10
Camping
4/10
Outdoor sports
3/10

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