Montego Bay weather in December (Saint James, Jamaica)

This month is known as a warm month. The average maximum daytime temperature in Montego Bay in December lies at 29.9°C (85.82°F). The average minimum temperature is 22.9°C (73.22°F) (usually the minimum temperature is noted at night).

The amount of rain during this month is high with an average of 102mm (4.0 inchec). There are generally around 11 rainy days. If you enjoy blue skies and sunshine, then this is a great time to go to Montego Bay with 217 hours of sun during the entire month.


So what to wear in December? Visitors traveling to Montego Bay 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 27.0°C (80.6°F), this is a great month to swim so bring your swimwear.

No idea where to travel to this year? We now have a tool which recommends destinations that suit your ideal climate conditions. Find out where to go with our weather planner.

For other monthly average weather and what to do in December look at the numbers below.

 

Monthly Averages in December

Show in Celsius

Min Temperature 73 °F
Max Temperature 85 °F
Water Temperature 80 °F
Chance of Rain 37%
Precipitation 4 in
Rainy Days 11
Sunshine Hours 217

Where to stay in Montego Bay

Where to go in Jamaica in December

Find out more about the weather in Jamaica 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.

Swimming
9/10
Cycling
7/10
Walking
7/10
Camping
6/10
Outdoor sports
7/10

Weather Forecasts for Montego Bay (Saint James)

Mon   Feb 06
88°F | 73°F
NE 13 mph
0.01 inch
half cloudy and slight rain

half cloudy and slight rain

Tue   Feb 07
88°F | 75°F
E 18 mph
0.03 inch
half cloudy and slight rain

half cloudy and slight rain

Wed   Feb 08
88°F | 75°F
E 16 mph
0.03 inch
half cloudy and slight rain

half cloudy and slight rain

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