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Weather in December in Noord-Holland

Planning a journey to Noord-Holland this December and curious over the weather conditions to await? Your essential details are found on this page, answering your query:

What is the weather like in Noord-Holland in December?

Noord-Holland is a region in the Netherlands. December in Noord-Holland generally has cold temperatures, with precipitation levels ranging from moderate to high. December is a winter month.

You can expect cold maximum daytime temperatures of around 8°C and nighttime temperatures around 3°C in Amsterdam.

In December, precipitation varies across different areas. From moderate rainfall in Monnickendam with an average of 75 mm to high rainfall in Wijk aan Zee with 101 mm. Amsterdam experiences limited sunny days, amounting to roughly 52 hours of sunshine. This makes it perfect for those who prefer dimmer, cloudier settings rather than intense sunlit days

For specific regional insights in Noord-Holland for December, refer to the map provided below. For an in-depth overview of the yearly weather conditions, do visit our Noord-Holland climate page.

Where to go in Noord-Holland in December

Find more information for the most popular destinations in the Noord-Holland on the map below. Click on a destination dot for more detailes.

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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

What is the weather like in December for the 5 most popular destinations in Noord-Holland?

Amsterdam

In December Amsterdam generally has low temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 8°C, minimum nighttime temperatures around 3°C and moderate monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are poor that month.

Amsterdam
minimum temparatureMax temperature minimum temparatureMax temp
maximum temparatureMin temperature maximum temparatureMin temp
sun hoursMonthly sun hours sun hoursSun hours
precipitationMonthly rainfall precipitationRainfall
rain daysMonthly rainy days rain daysRainy days
conditionsWeather conditions conditionsWeather
11°C 
6°C 
62 hours 
83 mm 
19 days 
8°C 
3°C 
52 hours 
87 mm 
19 days 
poor 
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7°C 
2°C 
64 hours 
77 mm 
19 days 
poor 
Climate in Amsterdam

Zandvoort

In December Zandvoort generally has low temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 9°C, minimum nighttime temperatures around 4°C and moderate monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are poor that month.

Zandvoort
minimum temparatureMax temperature minimum temparatureMax temp
maximum temparatureMin temperature maximum temparatureMin temp
precipitationMonthly rainfall precipitationRainfall
rain daysMonthly rainy days rain daysRainy days
conditionsWeather conditions conditionsWeather
11°C 
7°C 
100 mm 
19 days 
poor 
9°C 
4°C 
99 mm 
19 days 
poor 
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7°C 
3°C 
84 mm 
19 days 
poor 
Climate in Zandvoort

De Koog

In December De Koog generally has low temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 9°C, minimum nighttime temperatures around 6°C and moderate monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are poor that month.

De Koog
minimum temparatureMax temperature minimum temparatureMax temp
maximum temparatureMin temperature maximum temparatureMin temp
sun hoursMonthly sun hours sun hoursSun hours
precipitationMonthly rainfall precipitationRainfall
rain daysMonthly rainy days rain daysRainy days
conditionsWeather conditions conditionsWeather
12°C 
8°C 
67 hours 
104 mm 
21 days 
poor 
9°C 
6°C 
61 hours 
98 mm 
20 days 
poor 
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8°C 
4°C 
71 hours 
82 mm 
20 days 
poor 
Climate in De Koog

Haarlem

In December Haarlem generally has low temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 8°C, minimum nighttime temperatures around 4°C and moderate monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are poor that month.

Haarlem
minimum temparatureMax temperature minimum temparatureMax temp
maximum temparatureMin temperature maximum temparatureMin temp
precipitationMonthly rainfall precipitationRainfall
rain daysMonthly rainy days rain daysRainy days
conditionsWeather conditions conditionsWeather
11°C 
7°C 
93 mm 
20 days 
8°C 
4°C 
94 mm 
19 days 
poor 
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7°C 
3°C 
81 mm 
19 days 
poor 
Climate in Haarlem

Egmond aan Zee

In December Egmond aan Zee generally has low temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 9°C, minimum nighttime temperatures around 5°C and moderate monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are poor that month.

Egmond aan Zee
minimum temparatureMax temperature minimum temparatureMax temp
maximum temparatureMin temperature maximum temparatureMin temp
precipitationMonthly rainfall precipitationRainfall
rain daysMonthly rainy days rain daysRainy days
conditionsWeather conditions conditionsWeather
11°C 
7°C 
100 mm 
20 days 
poor 
9°C 
5°C 
98 mm 
19 days 
poor 
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8°C 
3°C 
83 mm 
20 days 
poor 
Climate in Egmond aan Zee

Is your destination not in the list? Have a look at other destinations in Noord-Holland, in the Netherlands.

Is December the best time to visit Noord-Holland?

In our view, December might not be the best time to travel to Noord-Holland with often poor weather in Amsterdam.

Generally speaking, the best visiting conditions can be found in June, July and August offering mostly perfect weather in Amsterdam. On the other hand, the weather in January, February, March and December tend to be poor.

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