The Netherlands precipitation in December

In the Netherlands in December precipitation ranges from moderate in Zuidhorn with 69mm (2.7 inches) of rainfall to high in Hindeloopen with 102mm (4 inches) of rainfall. December is a winter month in the Netherlands.

Where and how much does it rain in the Netherlands in December?

Find the average total precipitation in December for the most popular destinations in the Netherlands on the map below. Click on a destination dot for more detailed information.

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Legend heavy rainfall high moderate low almost none
Heavy rainfall has been defined as more than 160 mm (6.3") precipitation. High: 90mm (3.5") to 160mm (6.3"). Moderate: 30mm (1.2") to 90mm (3.5". Low: 5mm (0.2") to 30mm (1.2").

  • How much does it rain in the Netherlands in December?
  • In general in December rainfall is moderate in Amsterdam. By moderate you can think of between 30mm (1.2") and 90mm (3.5") of rain. This means regular wet days, but also regular dry days throughout the month.

  • What is the wettest city in December in the Netherlands?
  • According to our data the wettest location is Hindeloopen with an average precipitation of 102mm (4 inches).

  • What is the driest city in December in the Netherlands?
  • The driest place is Zuidhorn with an average precipitation of 69mm (2.7 inches) according to our data.

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