Bagdad weather in December (Iraq)

Curious about the December weather in Bagdad? Wondering if it's the right time to visit? Browse this page for a comprehensive overview of the weather conditions for that month.

In Bagdad, December is characterized by pleasant temperatures and low rainfall. December falls within the winter season. Anticipate daytime temperatures around 20°C (show in °F), while night temperatures can drop to 9°C.

Bagdad in December usually receives low rainfall, averaging around 24 mm (show in inches) for the month. Rain is expected on roughly 5 days.

The city usually sees around 195 hours of sunlight, indicating many sunny days.

If you're inclined towards comfortable temperatures and drier conditions, December is a prime time to visit Bagdad. January, February, March, April, November and December typically offer the best circumstances. While May, June, July, August, September and October tend to showcase less optimal conditions.

For an in-depth look at the yearly conditions, visit our specialized Bagdad climate page with graphs.


Bagdad, monthly averages in December

Show in Fahrenheit
Min Temperature 9°C  
Max Temperature 19.9°C  
Chance of Rain 18%  
Precipitation 24 mm  
Rainy days 5 days  
Humidity 68%  
Windspeed 4 km/h  
Sunshine 195 hours  
Percentage Sunshine  

Where to go in Iraq in December

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

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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 / 3.5inches a month).

So, what should you wear in Bagdad in December?

For visitors traveling to Bagdad, we recommend wearing layers. So maybe a skirt, t-shirt, shorts for during the day and jeans and a warm jacket for some days and evenings.

What To Do

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

Outdoor sports

Interested in more climate information?

Weather and Climate provides you with all the information you need about the climate in Bagdad.

Our site offers climate and forecast data for every country in the world. Are you going to Iraq? On this website you can find historical weather averages for many cities in Iraq. Not sure yet where to go? We now have a tool which recommends destinations that suit your ideal climate conditions. Find out where to go with our weather planner.