Average weather in December in Punta Rucia (Puerto Plata Province), Dominican Republic

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Punta Rucia in December is 18.0°C (64.4°F). December falls in the rainy season with an average precipitation of 232mm (9.1in). This makes it the wettest month of the year. It rains on average a total of 14 days. The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 29.0°C (84.2°F).


So what to wear in December? Visitors traveling to Punta Rucia should plan on bringing a totally waterproof rain jacket since it will often be raining. Also bring your shorts or a skirt because it can be very warm or even hot. With a water temperature of around 27.0°C (80.6°F), this is a great month to swim so 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 Celsius

Min Temperature 64 °F
Max Temperature 84 °F
Water Temperature 80 °F
Chance of Rain 47%
Precipitation 9 in
Rainy Days 14
* Climate data from: Puerta Plata, Dominican Republic (57 KM, 35 Miles).

Where to stay in Punta Rucia

Where to go in Dominican Republic in December

Find out more about the weather in Dominican Republic 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.

Cycling
7/10
Walking
7/10
Camping
6/10
Outdoor sports
7/10

Weather Forecasts for Punta Rucia (Puerto Plata Province)

SUN Aug 07
99°F | 73°F
Sunny

Sunny

MON Aug 08
90°F | 75°F
Partly cloudy

Partly cloudy

TUE Aug 09
103°F | 74°F
Sunny

Sunny

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