Average weather in December in Rome (Lazio), Italy

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Rome in December is 3.0°C (37.4°F). The amount of rain in December is normal with an average of 90mm (3.5in). It rains on average a total of 8 days. The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 13.0°C (55.4°F). The sun will occasionally show itself with 112 hours of sunshine during the whole month.


So what to wear in December? Visitors traveling to Rome should plan on bringing a totally waterproof rain jacket since it will often be raining. Also plan on bringing your warm clothes, it can be a bit chilly during this period.

No idea where to travel to this year? We now have a tool which suggests which destination suits 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 Fahrenheit

Min Temperature 3 °C
Max Temperature 13 °C
Chance of Rain 29%
Precipitation 90mm
Rainy Days 9
Sunshine Hours 112

 

Where to stay in Rome

Where to go in Italy in December

Find out more about the weather in Italy 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
5/10
Cycling
6/10
Walking
6/10
Camping
4/10
Outdoor sports
9/10

Weather Forecasts for Rome (Lazio)

THU   Dec 01
14°C | 10°C
E 10 kmph
0.6 mm
Patchy rain possible

Patchy rain possible

FRI   Dec 02
15°C | 12°C
SE 23 kmph
12.7 mm
Moderate rain

Moderate rain

SAT   Dec 03
15°C | 12°C
ESE 28 kmph
16.4 mm
Moderate rain

Moderate rain

Interested in more climate information?

Weather and Climate provides you with all the information you need about the climate in Rome.

Our site offers climate and forecast data for almost all countries in the world. Are you going to Italy? On this website you can find historical weather averages for many cities in Italy. Not sure yet where to go? We now have a tool which suggests which destination suits your ideal climate conditions. Find out where to go with our weather planner.