São Tomé & Príncipe weather in December

Are you planning a trip to São Tomé & Príncipe in December and wondering what kind of weather to expect? Look no further than this page for all the information you need.

What is the weather like in São Tomé & Príncipe in December?

The weather conditions in São Tomé & Príncipe in December are generally pleasant.

You can expect warm maximum average daytime temperatures of around 27°C (81°F) and nighttime temperatures around 25°C (76°F) in São Tomé.

December is a very rainy month with an average rainfall of around 174mm (6.9 inches) in São Tomé. It is also generally a moderately sunny time of year with an average of 145 hours of sunshine in São Tomé during the entire month.

To learn more about the weather conditions in specific areas of São Tomé & Príncipe, check out the map below.

Where to go in São Tomé & Príncipe in December

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

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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 / 3.5inches a month).

Popular destinations in São Tomé & Príncipe

What is the weather like in December for the most popular destinonation in São Tomé & Príncipe?

Average weather in São Tomé

In December São Tomé generally has high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 27°C (81°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 25°C (76°F) and heavy monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are pleasant that month.

São Tomé
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
27°C / 81°F 
24°C / 76°F 
137 hours 
244mm / 9.6" 
17 days 
27°C / 81°F 
25°C / 76°F 
145 hours 
174mm / 6.9" 
12 days 
January   >> January
28°C / 82°F 
25°C / 77°F 
145 hours 
151mm / 5.9" 
13 days 
Climate in São Tomé

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Is December the best time to go to São Tomé & Príncipe?

In our opinion December is a good time to visit São Tomé & Príncipe with commonly pleasant weather in São Tomé. However, the weather conditions may vary depending on your destination.

On average the best time to visit São Tomé & Príncipe is in June, July and August with generally perfect weather in São Tomé. The worst month is October that can have poor weather conditions.

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