Srinagar weather in December (Jammu & Kashmir, India)

How is the weather in Srinagar in December? This guide provides all the details you need.

In December, Srinagar typically experiences low temperatures and high snow/rainfall. December falls within the winter season. Daytime temperatures hover around 8°C, while nights can cool down to about -5°C.

Srinagar in December usually receives high snow/rainfall, averaging around 121 mm for the month. Snow/rain is expected on roughly 3 days.

The city usually sees around 110 hours of sunlight, indicating a moderately sunny period.

If you're looking for dry conditions and comfortable temperatures, December may not be the ideal month to visit Srinagar. May, June, September and October typically offer the best circumstances. While January, February, March, April, July, August and December tend to showcase less optimal conditions.

For an in-depth look at the yearly conditions, visit our specialized Srinagar climate page with graphs.

 

Srinagar, monthly averages in December

Min Temperature -5°C  
Max Temperature 8°C  
Chance of Rain 10%  
Precipitation 121 mm  
Rainy days 3 days  
Humidity 70%  
Sunshine 110 hours  
Percentage Sunshine  

Where to go in India in December

Find out more about the weather in India in December and which places have the best weather conditions in this month.

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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).

So, what should you wear in Srinagar in December?

Wear a base layer in cold weather; this is the #1 thing you can do to increase your overall body temperature.

What To Do

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

Swimming
5/10
Cycling
4/10
Walking
4/10
Camping
1/10
Outdoor sports
4/10

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