Aqaba weather in December (Aqaba Governorate, Jordan)

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

In Aqaba the weather in December is generally perfect, characterized by pleasant temperatures and almost no rainfall. December falls within the winter season. Anticipate daytime temperatures around 21°C, while night temperatures can drop to 9°C.

Aqaba in December usually receives almost no rainfall, averaging around 4.1 mm for the month. When we look at the climate data from the last 30 years, we can expect around 2 days of rain.

The days are predominantly sunny, with an estimated total of around 217 hours of sunshine. This amount of sunlight does not only brightens the days but also contributes to a cheerful ambiance in the area during this month.

If you favor pleasant temperatures and minimal rainfall, December is one of the better months to visit Aqaba. January, February, March, April, May, October, November and December typically offer the most agreeable circumstances. On the other hand, June, July and August tend to be characterized by conditions that may not be as optimal.

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


Aqaba, monthly averages in December

Min Temperature 9°C  
Max Temperature 21°C  
Water Temperature 22°C *  
Chance of Rain 6%  
Precipitation 4.1 mm  
Rainy days 2 days  
Humidity 33% *  
Windspeed 22 km/h *  
Sunshine 217 hours *  
Percentage Sunshine *  
* Data from: Eilat, Israel (6 KM, 3 Miles).

Where to go in Jordan in December

Find out more about the weather in Jordan 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°C and 29°C and not too much precipitation (less than 90 mm a month).

So, what should you wear in Aqaba in December?

For visitors traveling to Aqaba, 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. With a water temperature of around 22°C this is a great month to swim so bring your swimwear.

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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