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Average weather December in London (Buckinghamshire), United Kingdom

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in London in December is 1.0°C (33.8°F). The amount of rain in December is normal with an average of 79mm (3.1in). December is the wettest month of the year. This month is known as a chilly month. The average maximum temperature lies around 7.0°C (44.6°F). During the night it can cool down as well. In this month you will hardly see any sunshine with 48 hours of sun the whole period.

So what to wear in December? Visitors traveling to London should plan on bringing a totally waterproof rain jacket since it will be raining some days. 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 weather averages and what to do in December look at the numbers below.

Monthly averages

°C
Min Temperature 1.0°C
Max Temperature 7.0°C
Chance of Rain 53.3%
Precipitation 79mm
Rainy Days 16
Windspeed 14.4kmph
Humidity 84%
Sunshine Hours 48
Percentage Sunshine 18%

What to Do

We rated the following activities from 1 (least suitable) to 10 (best) to do in December.
Swimming
4/10
Cycling
4/10
Walking
4/10
Camping
4/10
Outdoor sports
4/10

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