Weather in December in Azerbaijan

Many people wonder what the weather conditions are in December in Azerbaijan. Is this month a good time to go to Azerbaijan? To answer that question we created this page with all the information you need.

What is the weather like in Azerbaijan in December?

The weather in Azerbaijan in December ranges from poor to unpleasant depending on the destination.

In December the average maximum daytime temperatures are cold and range from 7°C (45°F) in Qabala to 10°C (50°F) in Baku. Nighttime temperatures generally drop to 5°C (41°F) in Baku and -1°C (30°F) in Qabala.

Precipitation ranges from low in Baku with 26mm (1inch) rainfall to moderate in Qabala with 44mm (1.7inch) snow/rainfall. In general it is also a moderate sunny month with an average of 103 hours of sunshine in Baku during the whole month.

We invite you to have a look at the map below to find out more about the different weather conditions per location in Azerbaijan.

Where to go in Azerbaijan in December

Find the average weather conditions in December for the most popular destinations in Azerbaijan on the map below. Click on a destination dot for more detailed information.

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).

Popular destinations in Azerbaijan

What is the weather like in December for the 5 most popular destinations in Azerbaijan?

Average weather in Baku

In December Baku generally has cold temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 10°C (50°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 5°C (41°F) and low monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are unpleasant that month.

Baku
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
13°C / 56°F 
9°C / 48°F 
94 hours 
30mm / 1.2inch 
6 days 
10°C / 50°F 
5°C / 41°F 
103 hours 
26mm / 1inch 
6 days 
January   >> January
>>  
7°C / 44°F 
2°C / 36°F 
90 hours 
21mm / 0.8inch 
6 days 
Climate in Baku

Average weather in Sheki

In December Sheki generally has cold temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 7°C (45°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around -1°C (30°F) and moderate monthly snow/rainfall. So on average the conditions are poor that month.

Sheki
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly snow/rainfall Snow/rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
12°C / 53°F 
3°C / 37°F 
58mm / 2.3inch 
8 days 
7°C / 45°F 
-1°C / 30°F 
44mm / 1.7inch 
8 days 
poor 
January   >> January
>>  
5°C / 40°F 
-4°C / 25°F 
44mm / 1.7inch 
8 days 
poor 
Climate in Sheki

Average weather in Qabala

In December Qabala generally has cold temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 7°C (45°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around -1°C (30°F) and moderate monthly snow/rainfall. So on average the conditions are poor that month.

Qabala
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly snow/rainfall Snow/rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
12°C / 53°F 
3°C / 37°F 
58mm / 2.3inch 
8 days 
7°C / 45°F 
-1°C / 30°F 
44mm / 1.7inch 
8 days 
poor 
January   >> January
>>  
5°C / 40°F 
-4°C / 25°F 
44mm / 1.7inch 
8 days 
poor 
Climate in Qabala

Average weather in Lankaran

In December Lankaran generally has cold temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 10°C (50°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 5°C (41°F) and low monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are unpleasant that month.

Lankaran
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
13°C / 56°F 
9°C / 48°F 
94 hours 
30mm / 1.2inch 
6 days 
10°C / 50°F 
5°C / 41°F 
103 hours 
26mm / 1inch 
6 days 
January   >> January
>>  
7°C / 44°F 
2°C / 36°F 
90 hours 
21mm / 0.8inch 
6 days 
Climate in Lankaran

Average weather in Novxanı

In December Novxanı generally has cold temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 10°C (50°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 5°C (41°F) and low monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are unpleasant that month.

Novxanı
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
13°C / 56°F 
9°C / 48°F 
94 hours 
30mm / 1.2inch 
6 days 
10°C / 50°F 
5°C / 41°F 
103 hours 
26mm / 1inch 
6 days 
January   >> January
>>  
7°C / 44°F 
2°C / 36°F 
90 hours 
21mm / 0.8inch 
6 days 
Climate in Novxanı

Is your destination not in the list? Have a look at other destinations in Azerbaijan.

Is December the best time to go to Azerbaijan?

In our opinion December is not the best time to visit Azerbaijan with commonly unpleasant weather in Baku.

On average the best time to visit Azerbaijan is in May, June, July, August, September and October with generally perfect weather in Baku. The worst months are January, February, March and December that can have unpleasant weather conditions.

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