Brisbane weather in December (Queensland, Australia)

This month is known as a warm month. The average maximum daytime temperature in Brisbane in December lies at 29.8°C (85.64°F). The average minimum temperature is 20.6°C (69.08°F) (usually the minimum temperature is noted at night).

The amount of rain during this month is high with an average of 130mm (5.1 inchec). There are generally around 9 rainy days. If you enjoy blue skies and sunshine, then this is a great time to go to Brisbane with 265 hours of sun during the entire month.

So what to wear in December? Visitors traveling to Brisbane should plan on bringing a totally waterproof coat since it will often be raining. However, also bring your summer cloths because it can be very warm or even hot. With a water temperature of around 23.0°C (73.4°F), this is a great month to swim so bring your swimwear.

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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 Fahrenheit

Min Temperature 20 °C
Max Temperature 29 °C
Water Temperature 23 °C
Chance of Rain 30%
Precipitation 130mm
Rainy Days 9
Sunshine Hours 265

Where to stay in Brisbane

Where to go in Australia in December

Find out more about the weather in Australia 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 Brisbane (Queensland)

Tue   Feb 07
30°C | 20°C
E 18 km/h
0.1 mm
half cloudy and no rain

half cloudy and no rain

Wed   Feb 08
29°C | 21°C
SE 22 km/h
0.3 mm
half cloudy and no rain

half cloudy and no rain

Thu   Feb 09
29°C | 22°C
E 22 km/h
1.8 mm
broken clouds and showers

broken clouds and showers

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