Weather in Sapporo (Hokkaido) in december 2021

The weather in Sapporo (Hokkaido) in december comes from statistical datas on the past years. You can view the weather statistics for all the month, but also navigating through the tabs for the beginning, the middle and the end of the month.

Average weather throughout december

very bad weather 407.5cm

Weather at 6am
25°F

Snow showersSnow showers
65% of time

Cloudy

11%

Clear/Sunny

8%

Partly Cloudy

6%

Weather at 12pm
31°F

Snow showersSnow showers
67% of time

Cloudy

12%

Partly Cloudy

8%

Moderate rain at times

6%

Weather at 6pm
27°F

Snow showersSnow showers
66% of time

Partly Cloudy

10%

Cloudy

10%

Clear/Sunny

6%

Weather at 3am
25°F

Cloudy

57%

Partly Cloudy

17%

Fog

12%

Clear/Sunny

9%


Evolution of daily average temperature and precipitation in Sapporo (Hokkaido) in december

These charts show the evolution of average minimum/maximum temperatures as well as average daily precipitation volume in Sapporo (Hokkaido) in december.


Climate of Sapporo (Hokkaido) in december

The climate of Sapporo (Hokkaido) in december is very bad

In december in Sapporo (Hokkaido), the climate is wet (with 2.7in of precipitation over 17 days). It should be noted a worsening from the previous month since in november there is an average of 2.9in of rainfall over 14 days.

The climate is rather more than very fresh in this city this month. Do not forget to cover yourself! The thermometer averaged maximum of 31°F. On average, the recorded minimum temperature is 23°F. Thus, the mean temperature average on this month of december in Sapporo (Hokkaido) is 27°F. These temperatures are far removed from those records observed in Sapporo (Hokkaido) in the month of december with a maximum record of 50°F in 2018 and a minimum record of 5°F in 2012. You can expect to have about 30 days with temperatures down below 32°F, or 97% of the month.

On this month of december, day length in Sapporo (Hokkaido) is generally 09:01. The sun rises at 06:59 and sets at 16:00.

December: another location in Japan?

If you want to go to Japan in december, there are destinations with better weather than Sapporo (Hokkaido):

In december, Naha (Okinawa), Ishigaki-jima, Kagoshima (Kyushu), Nagasaki, Yakushima and Asahi have a tolerable climate, but better than Sapporo (Hokkaido).

more information about Japan's weather in december



Seasonal average climate and temperature of Sapporo (Hokkaido) in december

Check below seasonal norms These datas are set from the weather statements earlier years of the month of december.

December
Outside temperature
Average temperature 27°F
Highest temperature 31°F
Lowest temperature 23°F
Highest record temperature 50°F
(2018)
Lowest record temperature 5°F
(2012)
Number of days at -32°F 30 day(s)
(97%)
Sea temperature
Average sea temperature 48°F
Lowest sea temperature 44°F
Highest sea temperature 52°F
Wind
Wind speed 18km/h
Wind temperature 16°F
Precipitation (rainfall)
Rainfall 2.7in
Number of days with rainfall 17 day(s)
(54%)
Record daily rainfall 0.9in
(2019)
Snowfall 407.5cm
Other climate data
Humidity 91%
Visibility 7.43km
Cloud cover 73%
UV index 2
Daily sunshine hours 5
Sunrise and sunset
Time of sunrise 06:59
Time of sunset 16:00
Length of day 09:01
Our opinion about the weather in december
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net very bad

How was the weather last december?

Here is the day by day recorded weather in Sapporo (Hokkaido) in december 2020:

01-12-2020
Heavy snow
23°F to 27°F
02-12-2020
Heavy snow
25°F to 32°F
03-12-2020
Heavy snow
29°F to 32°F
04-12-2020
Moderate or heavy snow showers
25°F to 29°F
05-12-2020
Patchy moderate snow
25°F to 36°F
06-12-2020
Partly Cloudy
31°F to 38°F
07-12-2020
Moderate or heavy snow showers
31°F to 32°F
08-12-2020
Patchy heavy snow
25°F to 31°F
09-12-2020
Patchy light snow
27°F to 34°F
10-12-2020
Partly Cloudy
29°F to 38°F
11-12-2020
Patchy rain nearby
32°F to 38°F
12-12-2020
Patchy light snow
31°F to 36°F
13-12-2020
Moderate snow
22°F to 27°F
14-12-2020
Moderate or heavy snow showers
16°F to 20°F
15-12-2020
Patchy heavy snow
13°F to 16°F
16-12-2020
Moderate or heavy snow showers
14°F to 20°F
17-12-2020
Heavy snow
14°F to 20°F
18-12-2020
Heavy snow
18°F to 25°F
19-12-2020
Heavy snow
11°F to 20°F
20-12-2020
Patchy light snow
11°F to 20°F
21-12-2020
Heavy snow
18°F to 27°F
22-12-2020
Patchy light snow
22°F to 29°F
23-12-2020
Clear/Sunny
25°F to 34°F
24-12-2020
Light sleet
31°F to 32°F
25-12-2020
Patchy heavy snow
22°F to 27°F
26-12-2020
Heavy snow
14°F to 23°F
27-12-2020
Moderate or heavy snow showers
11°F to 22°F
28-12-2020
Heavy snow
16°F to 25°F
29-12-2020
Heavy snow
14°F to 20°F
30-12-2020
Partly Cloudy
14°F to 22°F
31-12-2020
Clear/Sunny
9°F to 18°F

Map: other cities in Japan in december

Click over cities on the map for information about the weather in december.

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Cities near Sapporo (Hokkaido):

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Obihiro in decembervery bad weather
Hakodate in decembervery bad weather
Mutsu in decembervery bad weather
Kitami in decembervery bad weather
Kushiro in decembervery bad weather
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Weather data for Sapporo (Hokkaido) in december:

Weather data for Sapporo (Hokkaido) for december are derived from an average of the weather forecast since 2009 in Sapporo (Hokkaido). There is a margin of error and these forecasts are to be considered as general information only. The weather in Sapporo (Hokkaido) can vary slightly from year to year, but this data should limit surprises. So you can pack your bags or check for the best time in year to go to Sapporo (Hokkaido).


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