Barcelona weather in December (Catalonia, Spain)

The average maximum daytime temperature in Barcelona in December lies at 15.0°C (59°F). The average minimum temperature is 9.6°C (49.28°F) (usually the minimum temperature is noted at night).

The amount of rain during this month is moderate with an average of 49mm (1.9in). It rains an average of 6 days of the month. The sun will occasionally show itself with 137 hours of sunshine during the entire month.


So what to wear in December? Bring a rain jacket just in case since it will be raining a few days during this period. Plan on bringing some warm cloths, but also take a few t-shirts just in case it gets warmer. At night it can still cool off so best to pack some warmer nightwear as well. With a water temperature of around 14.0°C (57.2°F), there is no need to bring your swimwear.

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For other monthly average weather and what to do in December look at the numbers below.

Monthly Averages in December

Show in Fahrenheit

Min Temperature 9 °C
Max Temperature 15 °C
Water Temperature 14 °C
Chance of Rain 20%
Precipitation 49mm
Rainy Days 6
Sunshine Hours 137

 

Where to stay in Barcelona

Where to go in Spain in December

Find out more about the weather in Spain in December and which places have the best weather conditions in this month.

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).

What To Do

We rated the following activities from 1 (least suitable) to 10 (best) to do in December.

Swimming
5/10
Cycling
6/10
Walking
6/10
Camping
5/10
Outdoor sports
10/10

Weather Forecasts for Barcelona (Catalonia)

SUN   Jan 29
12°C | 6°C
WSW 10 kmph
1.1 mm
Patchy rain possible

Patchy rain possible

MON   Jan 30
14°C | 4°C
WNW 16 kmph
TUE   Jan 31
16°C | 6°C
WNW 12 kmph

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