Ashgabat weather in December (Turkmenistan)

Most people don't tend to visit Ashgabat during December since it is known as a chilly month. The average maximum daytime temperature in Ashgabat in December lies at 9.4°C (48.92°F). The average minimum temperature is 1.0°C (33.8°F) (usually the minimum temperature is noted at night).

December is a dry month with an average of 21mm (0.8 inches) of rain. There are generally around 9 rainy days. The sun will occasionally show itself with 104 hours of sunshine during the entire month.

So what to wear in December? Wear a base layer in cold weather, this is the #1 thing you can do to increase your overall body temperature. Bring a rain jacket just in case since it will be raining a few days during this period. Also bring some warm clothes.

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


Monthly Averages in December

Show in Celsius

Min Temperature 33 °F
Max Temperature 48 °F
Chance of Rain 30%
Precipitation 1 in
Rainy Days 9
Sunshine Hours 104

Where to stay in Ashgabat

Where to go in Turkmenistan in December

Find out more about the weather in Turkmenistan in December and which places have the best weather conditions in this month.

Legend perfect weather pleasant tolerable unpleasant poor
Perfect weather is subjective. On this map perfect weather has been defined with temperatures between 20-29ºC / 68-84ºF and not too much precipitation (less than 90mm / 3.5inch a month).

What To Do

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

Outdoor sports

Weather Forecasts for Ashgabat

Tue   Feb 07
66°F | 37°F
NE 4 mph
half cloudy and no rain

half cloudy and no rain

Wed   Feb 08
59°F | 41°F
N 7 mph
0.10 inch
broken clouds and showers

broken clouds and showers

Thu   Feb 09
46°F | 30°F
N 11 mph
0.08 inch
overcast and showers

overcast and showers

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