Gifu weather in December

Planning a getaway to Gifu this December and curious about the weather you should prepare for? Discover all the vital details you need on this page, solving your puzzle:

What is the weather like in Gifu in December?

Gifu is a region in Japan. December in Gifu generally has temperatures that range from cold to moderate, with precipitation levels ranging from moderate to heavy. During December, winter is in full swing.

The average maximum daytime temperatures vary from cold in Hida at 5°C to moderate in Hashima at 12°C. Nighttime temperatures generally drop to 3°C in Hashima and -4°C in Hida.

In December, precipitation varies across different areas. From moderate rainfall in Kakamigahara with an average of 77 mm to heavy rainfall in Shirakawa with 220 mm.

For a closer look at December's conditions in Gifu, see the map below. For a more detailed look at Gifu's yearly weather, check out our Gifu climate page.

Where to go in Gifu in December

Find the average weather conditions in December for the most popular destinations in Gifu on the map below. Click on a destination dot for more detailed information.

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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).

Popular destinations in Gifu

What is the weather like in December for the 5 most popular destinations in Gifu?

Average weather in Takayama

In December Takayama generally has low temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 5°C, minimum nighttime temperatures around -4°C and high monthly snow/rainfall. So on average the conditions are poor that month.

Takayama
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly snow/rainfall Snow/rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
11°C 
2°C 
136 mm 
19 days 
poor 
5°C 
-4°C 
147 mm 
24 days 
poor 
January   >> January
>>  
2°C 
-7°C 
143 mm 
26 days 
poor 
Climate in Takayama

Average weather in Gero

In December Gero generally has low temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 7°C, minimum nighttime temperatures around -2°C and high monthly snow/rainfall. So on average the conditions are poor that month.

Gero
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly snow/rainfall Snow/rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
13°C 
3°C 
134 mm 
17 days 
poor 
7°C 
-2°C 
115 mm 
21 days 
poor 
January   >> January
>>  
4°C 
-5°C 
108 mm 
23 days 
poor 
Climate in Gero

Average weather in Gifu

In December Gifu generally has low temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 12°C, minimum nighttime temperatures around 2°C and moderate monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are unpleasant that month.

Gifu
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
17°C 
7°C 
162 hours 
113 mm 
15 days 
12°C 
2°C 
172 hours 
85 mm 
17 days 
January   >> January
>>  
9°C 
0°C 
170 hours 
80 mm 
19 days 
poor 
Climate in Gifu

Average weather in Gujo

In December Gujo generally has low temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 9°C, minimum nighttime temperatures around -0°C and high monthly snow/rainfall. So on average the conditions are poor that month.

Gujo
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly snow/rainfall Snow/rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
15°C 
5°C 
162 hours 
147 mm 
17 days 
9°C 
-0°C 
172 hours 
121 mm 
21 days 
poor 
January   >> January
>>  
6°C 
-3°C 
170 hours 
111 mm 
23 days 
poor 
Climate in Gujo

Average weather in Hida

In December Hida generally has low temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 5°C, minimum nighttime temperatures around -4°C and heavy monthly snow/rainfall. So on average the conditions are poor that month.

Hida
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly snow/rainfall Snow/rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
11°C 
2°C 
155 mm 
19 days 
poor 
5°C 
-4°C 
175 mm 
25 days 
poor 
January   >> January
>>  
2°C 
-7°C 
173 mm 
27 days 
poor 
Climate in Hida

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Is December the best time to visit Gifu?

Given the typically poor weather conditions in Takayama, December may not be the ideal time to visit Gifu.

Generally speaking, May and August provide tolerable weather in Takayama. On the other hand, the weather in January, February, March, July, November and December tend to be poor.

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