Cerro Punta weather in December (Chiriqui, Panama)

How is the weather in Cerro Punta in December? This guide provides all the details you need.

In December, Cerro Punta generally has high temperatures and heavy rainfall. Throughout the daytime, temperatures often hover around 24°C (show in °F). However, as the sun sets and evening approaches, there's a noticeable cool-down, with temperatures gently dropping to a more temperate 17°C.

Cerro Punta in December falls under the rainy season with heavy rainfall, averaging around 220 mm (show in inches) for the month. Rain is expected on roughly 18 days.

The city usually sees around 220 hours of sunlight, indicating many sunny days.

If you prefer dry days with pleasant temperatures, February typically offers the best circumstances. While May, June, July, August, September, October and November tend to showcase less optimal conditions.

For an in-depth look at the yearly conditions, visit our specialized Cerro Punta climate page with graphs.


Cerro Punta, monthly averages in December

Show in Fahrenheit
Min Temperature 16.6°C  
Max Temperature 24.4°C  
Chance of Rain 59%  
Precipitation 220 mm  
Rainy days 18 days  
Humidity 76% *  
Sunshine 220 hours *  
Percentage Sunshine *  
* Data from: Boquete, Panama (17 KM, 10 Miles).

Where to go in Panama in December

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

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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).

So, what should you wear in Cerro Punta in December?

For visitors traveling to Cerro Punta, we recommend wearing layers. So maybe a skirt, t-shirt, shorts for during the day and jeans and a warm jacket for some days and evenings. Bring a rain jacket in case it rains during your stay. Plan on layering your clothes.

What To Do

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


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