Precipitation in South Africa in December

In South Africa in December precipitation ranges from almost non in Port Nolloth with 3mm (0.1inch) rainfall to high in Newcastle with 124mm (4.9inch) rainfall.

Where and how much does it rain in South Africa in December

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

Legend heavy rainfall high moderate low almost non
Heavy rainfall has been defined as more than 160 mm (6.3inch) precipitation. High: 90mm (3.5inch) - 160 mm (6.3inch). Moderate: 30mm (1.2inch) - 90mm (3.5inch. Low: 5mm (0.2inch) - 30mm (1.2inch).

  • How much does it rain in South Africa in December?
  • In general in December rainfall is very high in Cape Town, falling frequently during the month. So the weather can be unpredictable from moment to moment. Most rain in South Africa in December falls in Newcastle with an average of 124mm (4.9inch). The least amount of rain in December falls in Port Nolloth with an average of 3mm (0.1inch).

  • What is the wettest city in December in South Africa?
  • The wettest location is Newcastle with an average precipitation of 124mm (4.9inch) according to our data.

  • What is the driest city in December in South Africa?
  • According to our data the driest location is Port Nolloth with an average precipitation of 3mm (0.1inch).

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