Las Palmas weather in December (Canary Islands)

You can expect very pleasant temperatures during the day in December. The average maximum daytime temperature in Las Palmas in December lies at 22.0°C (71.6°F). The average minimum temperature is 16.7°C (62.06°F) (usually the minimum temperature is noted at night).

The amount of rain during this month is moderate with an average of 33mm (1.3 inches). This makes it the wettest month of the year. There are generally around 4 rainy days. The sun will occasionally show itself with 178 hours of sunshine during the entire month. December is known as one of the best months to visit Las Palmas.

So what to wear in December? For visitors traveling to Las Palmas 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. With a water temperature of around 20.0°C (68°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 16 °C
Max Temperature 22 °C
Water Temperature 20 °C
Chance of Rain 15%
Precipitation 33mm
Rainy Days 5
Sunshine Hours 178

Where to stay in Las Palmas

Where to go in Canary Islands in December

Find out more about the weather in Canary Islands 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 Las Palmas

Mon   Feb 06
20°C | 14°C
N 7 km/h
1.2 mm
half cloudy and showers

half cloudy and showers

Tue   Feb 07
20°C | 14°C
N 11 km/h
1.8 mm
broken clouds and showers

broken clouds and showers

Wed   Feb 08
20°C | 14°C
E 7 km/h
0.4 mm
broken clouds and slight rain

broken clouds and slight rain

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