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Mountshannon weather in December (Clare, Ireland)

Looking to travel to Mountshannon in December? Check out this comprehensive weather guide.

Temperatures

In December, Mountshannon typically experiences low temperatures and high rainfall. December is a winter month. Daytime temperatures hover around 9°C, while nights can cool down to about 3°C.

Precipitation

Mountshannon in December usually receives high rainfall, averaging around 108 mm for the month. It is the wettest month of the year, so an umbrella might come in handy. When we look at the climate data from the last 30 years, we can expect around 20 days of rain.

Average sunshine

The city usually sees around 45 hours of sunlight, indicating fewer sunny days.

If you're looking for dry conditions and comfortable temperatures, December may not be the ideal month to visit Mountshannon. July generally stands out with the best circumstances. While January, February, November and December tend to showcase less optimal conditions.

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

 

Mountshannon, monthly averages in December

Min TemperatureMin Temperature 3°C  
Max TemperatureMax Temperature 9°C  
Chance of RainChance of Rain 67%  
PrecipitationPrecipitation 108 mm  
Rainy daysRainy days 20 days  
HumidityHumidity 83% *  
SunshineSunshine 45 hours *  
Percentage SunshinePercentage Sunshine *  
* Data from: Limerick, Ireland (32 KM, 20 Miles).

Where to go in Ireland in December

Find out more about the weather in Ireland 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.

What To Do

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

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

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