Israel temperatures in December

Israel in December has maximum daytime temperatures ranging from moderate in Neve Ativ with 14°C (57°F) to pleasant temperatures in Midreshet Ben Gurion with 20°C (68°F). Nighttime temperatures generally drop to 9°C (48°F) in Midreshet Ben Gurion and 3°C (37°F) in Neve Ativ. December is a winter month in Israel.

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

Find the average daytime temperatures in December for the most popular destinations in Israel on the map below. Click on a destination dot for more detailed information.

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Very warm means maximum temperatures above 30ºC (86ºF). Warm: 22ºC (72ºF) to 30ºC (86ºF). Pleasant: 18ºC (64ºF) to 22ºC (72ºF) Moderate: 12ºC (54ºF) to 18ºC (64ºF). Cold: 2ºC (36ºF) to 12ºC (54ºF). Very cold: lower than 2ºC (36ºF)

  • What is the warmest city in December in Israel?
  • Midreshet Ben Gurion tops the warmest city list in our database with average maximum daytime temperatures around 20°C (68°F) and a minimum nighttime temperature of around 9°C (48°F).

  • What is the coldest city in December in Israel?
  • The coldest city in December in Israel is Neve Ativ when we check our database. The maximum daytime temperatures are around 14°C (57°F) and minimum nighttime temperatures fall around 3°C (37°F).

  • How much sun does Israel get in December?
  • December is generally a moderate sunny month with an average of 189 hours of sunshine in Tel Aviv during the whole month.

  • How warm is the water in December?
  • The water temperature averages approximately 22°C (72°F) in Eilat this month, an ideal temperature for swimming and cooling off.

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