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Medellín weather in December (Antioquia, Colombia)

What can you expect from the weather in Medellín during December? Check out this comprehensive weather guide.

Temperatures

In December, Medellín generally has high temperatures and heavy rainfall. Anticipate daytime temperatures around 24°C, while night temperatures can drop to 13°C.

Precipitation

Medellín in December falls under the rainy season with heavy rainfall, averaging around 194 mm for the month. Typically around 14 days of rainfall is expected.

Average sunshine

The area experiences a moderate amount of sunshine, with approximately 152 hours of sunlight expected. This makes it neither too gloomy nor overly bright.

In case you lean more towards enjoying temperate temperatures and rain-free days January typically offers the most optimal weather. In contrast, March, April, May, September, October and November tend to have less optimal conditions.

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

 

Medellín, monthly averages in December

Min TemperatureMin Temperature 13°C  
Max TemperatureMax Temperature 24°C  
Chance of RainChance of Rain 45%  
PrecipitationPrecipitation 194 mm  
Rainy daysRainy days 14 days  
HumidityHumidity 70%  
SunshineSunshine 152 hours  
Percentage SunshinePercentage Sunshine  

Where to go in Colombia in December

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

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Legend perfect weather pleasant tolerable unpleasant poor
Perfect weather is subjective. On this map perfect weather has been defined with temperatures between 20°C and 29°C and not too much precipitation (less than 90 mm a month).

So, what should you wear in this month?

For visitors traveling to Medellín, 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. Bring a rain jacket in case it rains during your stay. Plan on layering your clothes.

What To Do

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

Swimming
7/10
Camping
6/10

Interested in more climate information?

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