Average weather in December in Zanzibar City (Zanzibar), Tanzania

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Zanzibar City in December is 23.0°C (73.4°F). The amount of rain in December is high with an average of 117mm (4.6in). It rains on average a total of 8 days. The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 31.6°C (88.88°F). If you enjoy looking at a blue sky and love the sun than this is a great time to go to Zanzibar City with 240 hours of sun.


So what to wear in December? Visitors traveling to Zanzibar City should plan on bringing a totally waterproof rain jacket since it will often be raining. Also bring your shorts or a skirt because it can be very warm or even hot. With a water temperature of around 27.0°C (80.6°F), this is a great month to swim so bring your swimwear.

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For other monthly average weather and what to do in December look at the numbers below.

Monthly Averages in December

Show in Fahrenheit

Min Temperature 23 °C
Max Temperature 31 °C
Water Temperature 27 °C
Chance of Rain 27%
Precipitation 117mm
Rainy Days 8
Sunshine Hours 240
* Climate data from: Dar es Salaam, Tanzania (77 KM, 48 Miles).

 

Where to stay in Zanzibar City

Where to go in Tanzania in December

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

Legend perfect weather pleasant tolerable unpleasant poor
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 / 3.5inch a month).

What To Do

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

Swimming
9/10
Cycling
7/10
Walking
7/10
Camping
6/10
Outdoor sports
7/10

Weather Forecasts for Zanzibar City (Zanzibar)

FRI   Dec 02
35°C | 23°C
NE 16 kmph
0.7 mm
Patchy rain possible

Patchy rain possible

SAT   Dec 03
34°C | 24°C
NE 17 kmph
SUN   Dec 04
34°C | 24°C
NE 17 kmph

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