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Malmö weather in December (Skåne, Sweden)

Looking to travel to Malmö in December? Wondering if it's an optimal time for a visit? This page provides detailed information on the weather conditions for that month.

Temperatures

In December, Malmö generally has low temperatures and moderate rainfall. December falls within the winter season. Throughout the day, temperatures typically settle at around 6°C. But by evening, they drop to around 1°C.

Precipitation

Malmö in December usually receives moderate rainfall, averaging around 59 mm for the month. When we look at the climate data from the last 30 years, we can expect around 17 days of rain.

Average sunshine

The area sees fewer sunny days, with a projection of about 32 hours of sunshine. This reduced sunlight makes it ideal for those who prefer cooler, overcast conditions over bright sunny days.

If you're looking for dry conditions and comfortable temperatures, December may not be the ideal month to visit Malmö. June, July and August typically offer the most agreeable circumstances. On the other hand, January, February, March, November and December tend to be characterized by conditions that may not be as optimal.

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

 

Malmö, monthly averages in December

Min TemperatureMin Temperature 1°C  
Max TemperatureMax Temperature 6°C  
Water TemperatureWater Temperature 6°C  
Chance of RainChance of Rain 56%  
PrecipitationPrecipitation 59 mm  
Rainy daysRainy days 17 days  
HumidityHumidity 88%  
SunshineSunshine 32 hours  
Percentage SunshinePercentage Sunshine 1%  

Where to go in Sweden in December

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

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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°C and 29°C and not too much precipitation (less than 90 mm a month).

So, what should you wear in this month?

Wear a base layer in cold weather; this is the #1 thing you can do to increase your overall body temperature. With a water temperature of around 6°C there is no need to bring your swimwear.

What To Do

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

Swimming
4/10
Cycling
3/10
Walking
3/10
Camping
4/10
Outdoor sports
3/10

Interested in more climate information?

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