Average weather in December in Pyeongchang (Gangwon-Do), South Korea

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Pyeongchang in December is -4.4°C (24.08°F). The amount of rain/snow in December is normal with an average of 36mm (1.4in). This makes it the driest month of the year. It rains on average a total of 9 days. The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 0.5°C (32.9°F). If you enjoy looking at a blue sky and love the sun than this is a great time to go to Pyeongchang with 191 hours of sun.


So what to wear in December? Wear a base layer in cold weather, this is the #1 thing you can do to increase your overall body temperature. Visitors traveling to Pyeongchang should definitely plan on bringing a warm sweater and winter jacket since there will be periods of snow.

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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 -4 °C
Max Temperature 0 °C
Chance of Rain 31%
Precipitation 36mm
Rainy Days 9
Sunshine Hours 191

Where to stay in Pyeongchang

What To Do

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

Swimming
5/10
Cycling
2/10
Walking
2/10
Camping
2/10
Outdoor sports
2/10

Weather Forecasts for Pyeongchang (Gangwon-Do)

THU Jan 27
4°C | -6°C
Partly cloudy

Partly cloudy

FRI Jan 28
2°C | -8°C
Sunny

Sunny

SAT Jan 29
3°C | -10°C
Sunny

Sunny

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