Weather in December in Nunavut
What is the weather like in Nunavut in December?
The weather in Nunavut in December is in general poor. December is a winter month in Nunavut.
December is a month with very cold maximum daytime temperatures around -18°C (-0°F) and nighttime temperatures around -26°C (-15°F) in Iqaluit. It is a very cold month in some areas, so be prepared and make sure to dress up warm.
December is a dry month with an average snow/rainfall around 20mm (0.8inch) in Iqaluit.
In general it is also a
month with an average of 22 hours of sunshine in Iqaluit during the whole month.
We invite you to have a look at the map below to find out more about the different weather conditions per location in Nunavut.
Where to go in Nunavut in December
Popular destinations in Nunavut
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Average weather in Iqaluit
In December Iqaluit generally has very cold temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around -18°C (-0°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around -26°C (-15°F) and low monthly snow/rainfall. So on average the conditions are poor that month.
Is December the best time to go to Nunavut?
In our opinion December is not the best time to visit Nunavut with commonly poor weather in Iqaluit.
On average the best time to visit Nunavut is in July with generally unpleasant weather in Iqaluit.
The worst months are January, February, March, April, May, June, August, September, October, November and December that can have poor weather conditions.
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