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Temperature in France in December

December in France has maximum daytime temperatures ranging from very low in Aussois with -4°C to moderate temperatures in Bonifacio with 15°C. Nighttime temperatures generally drop to 11°C in Bonifacio and -12°C in Aussois. The month of December is in the winter season.

What is the temperature of the different cities in France in December?

Explore the map below to discover average December temperatures at the top destinations in France. For a deeper dive, simply click on any destination dot.

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Very warm means maximum temperatures above 30°C. Warm: 22°C to 30°C. Pleasant: 18°C to 22°C Moderate: 12°C to 18°C. Cold: 2°C to 12°C. Very cold: lower than 2°C

  • What is the warmest city in December in France?
  • Data insights from our comprehensive database indicate that Bonifacio is the city with the highest warmth. Daytime peaks average near 15°C, while the nights are characterized by a low temperature close to 11°C."

  • What is the coldest city in December in France?
  • When looking through our records, we find that Aussois stands out as the coolest city in France for the month of December. Daytime highs average -4°C and it cools down to about -12°C at night.

  • How much sun does France get in December?
  • Paris experiences limited sunny days, amounting to roughly 58 hours of sunshine. This makes it perfect for those who lean towards cooler, cloudier settings rather than intense sunlit days

  • What is the water's temperature in December?
  • The water temperature averages approximately 15°C in Monaco this month, so not the best month to swim.

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