Venezuela weather in December

Many people wonder what kind of weather they can expect in December in Venezuela. Is this month a good time to go to Venezuela? To answer that question we created this page with all the information you need.

What is the weather like in Venezuela in December?

The weather conditions in Venezuela in December vary from tolerable to perfect depending on the destination.

During December in Venezuela, the average maximum temperature varies from high in Mérida with 23°C (73°F) to very high in Puerto Ayacucho with 33°C (92°F). Minimum nighttime temperatures generally drop to 23°C (73°F) in Puerto Ayacucho and 14°C (56°F) in Mérida.

Precipitation in December varies from low in San Fernando de Apure with an average of 8mm (0.3inch) of rainfall to high in Maturín with 109mm (4.3inch). It is also generally a sunny time of year with an average of 211 hours of sunshine in Caracas during the entire month.

We invite you to have a look at the map below to discover more about the various weather conditions around Venezuela.

Where to go in Venezuela in December

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

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 / 3.5inch a month).

Popular destinations in Venezuela

What is the weather like in December for the 5 most popular destinations in Venezuela?

Average weather in Caracas

In December Caracas generally has high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 24°C (75°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 17°C (62°F) and moderate monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are perfect that month.

Caracas
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
25°C / 76°F 
18°C / 64°F 
195 hours 
71mm / 2.8inch 
15 days 
24°C / 75°F 
17°C / 62°F 
211 hours 
40mm / 1.6inch 
11 days 
January   >> January
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24°C / 74°F 
16°C / 61°F 
233 hours 
17mm / 0.7inch 
6 days 
Climate in Caracas

Average weather in Caraballeda

In December Caraballeda generally has high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 24°C (75°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 17°C (62°F) and moderate monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are perfect that month.

Caraballeda
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
25°C / 76°F 
18°C / 64°F 
195 hours 
71mm / 2.8inch 
15 days 
24°C / 75°F 
17°C / 62°F 
211 hours 
40mm / 1.6inch 
11 days 
January   >> January
>>  
24°C / 74°F 
16°C / 61°F 
233 hours 
17mm / 0.7inch 
6 days 
Climate in Caraballeda

Average weather in Barquisimeto

In December Barquisimeto generally has high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 29°C (84°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 19°C (66°F) and low monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are perfect that month.

Barquisimeto
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
30°C / 86°F 
20°C / 68°F 
220 hours 
47mm / 1.9inch 
6 days 
29°C / 84°F 
19°C / 66°F 
246 hours 
23mm / 0.9inch 
4 days 
January   >> January
>>  
29°C / 85°F 
18°C / 65°F 
258 hours 
10mm / 0.4inch 
2 days 
Climate in Barquisimeto

Average weather in Coro

In December Coro generally has very high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 31°C (88°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 24°C (75°F) and moderate monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are pleasant that month.

Coro
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
32°C / 90°F 
25°C / 76°F 
256 hours 
57mm / 2.2inch 
6 days 
31°C / 88°F 
24°C / 75°F 
263 hours 
52mm / 2inch 
5 days 
January   >> January
>>  
31°C / 88°F 
24°C / 74°F 
289 hours 
25mm / 1inch 
3 days 
Climate in Coro

Average weather in Cuidad Bolivar

In December Cuidad Bolivar generally has very high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 32°C (90°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 23°C (74°F) and moderate monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are pleasant that month.

Cuidad Bolivar
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
33°C / 92°F 
24°C / 75°F 
249 hours 
61mm / 2.4inch 
6 days 
32°C / 90°F 
23°C / 74°F 
243 hours 
39mm / 1.5inch 
6 days 
January   >> January
>>  
32°C / 90°F 
23°C / 73°F 
246 hours 
23mm / 0.9inch 
4 days 
Climate in Cuidad Bolivar

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Is December the best time to go to Venezuela?

In our opinion December is one of the best times to visit Venezuela with commonly perfect weather in Caracas.

On average the best time to visit Venezuela is in January, February, March, April, May, November and December with generally perfect weather in Caracas. The worst months are June, July, August, September and October that can have pleasant weather conditions.

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