Torquay weather in December (Devon, United Kingdom)

People don't tend to visit Torquay in December since it is known as a chilly month. The average maximum daytime temperature in Torquay in December lies at 9.8°C (49.64°F). Usually it is the warmest month of the year. The average minimum temperature goes down to around 6.7°C (44.06°F) (often the minimum temperature is noted at night).

Rainfall during December is high with an average of 125mm (4.9 inchec). There are generally around 17 rainy days. You will hardly see any sun, with only 53 hours of sunshine during the entire month.


Torquay, monthly averages in December

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Min Temperature 6 °C  
Max Temperature 9 °C  
Chance of Rain 60%  
Precipitation 124mm  
Rainy days 18 days  
Sunshine 53 hrs *  
* Data from: Exeter, the United Kingdom (28 KM, 17 Miles).

Where to stay in Torquay

Where to go in the United Kingdom in December

Find out more about the weather in the United Kingdom 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 20-29ºC / 68-84ºF and not too much precipitation (less than 90mm / 3.5inches a month).

So what to wear in December? Visitors traveling to Torquay should plan on bringing a totally waterproof coat since it will often be raining. However, also plan on bringing your warm clothes since it can be a bit chilly during this period.

What To Do

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

Outdoor sports

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