Tartu weather in December (Tartumaa, Estonia)

This month is known to be a cold month. The average maximum daytime temperature in Tartu in December lies at -0.5°C (31.1°F). The average minimum temperature goes down to around -5.1°C (22.82°F) (often the minimum temperature is noted at night).

Snowfall during December is moderate with an average of 45mm (1.8 inches). There are generally around 16 snowy days. You will hardly see any sun, with only 24 hours of sunshine during the entire month.


Tartu, monthly averages in December

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Min Temperature 22 °F  
Max Temperature 31 °F  
Chance of Rain 56%  
Precipitation 2 in  
Rainy days 17 days  
Humidity 89% *  
Sunshine 24 hrs *  

Where to stay in Tartu

Where to go in Estonia in December

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

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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 / 3.5inches a month).

So what to wear in December? Visitors traveling to Tartu should plan on bringing winter clothes, snow boots and a warm winter coat since there will be many periods of snow.

What To Do

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

Outdoor sports

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