Weather in Athens in december 2020

The weather in Athens in the month of december comes from statistical datas on the past years. You can view the weather statistics for all the month, but also by clicking on the tabs for the beginning, the middle and the end of the month.

Weather details in december

The month of December presents favorable climatic conditions to recharge oneself away from the roughness of the winter. Indeed, because of its geographical location, Athens benefits from the influence of the Mediterranean and the effects of the warm air coming from North Africa. As a result, the temperatures remain pleasant and gentle.

Beginning of December in Athens

Thanks to the combination of sunshine and mild temperatures, the weather throughout Athens in December is beautiful most of the time. Moreover, this period of the month is distinguished by the rarity of rains. This makes the beautiful days embellished with a wondrous sun that is often present.

Middle of December in Athens

Climatic conditions are regressing slightly towards mid-December. This is reflected by lower temperatures but also by a slight increase in precipitation. Hence, not only is the weather freshening which makes the wearing of warm clothes indispensable, but we must also expect rainy episodes that unexpectedly occur.

End of December in Athens

As in the preceding period, the climate throughout December in Athens is characterized by the combination of mild temperatures and gentle sun that continues to add to the weather, day after day. Despite the fact that the rains are becoming more intense, they are transient and last only a few days.




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Evolution of daily average temperature and precipitation in Athens in december 2020

These charts show the evolution of average minimum/maximum temperatures as well as average daily precipitation volume in Athens in december 2020.


Climate of Athens in december

The climate of Athens in december is tolerable

The weather in december in Athens is quite dry (with 2.8in of rainfall over 8 days). The weather's not getting better compared to the previous month since in november there is an average of 1.5in of rainfall over 6 days.

The climate is fairly cold there the month of december, but it is livable when dressing warm. Temperatures are up to 61°F. The minimum is 52°F. Thus, the mean temperature average on this month of december in Athens is 56°F. These temperatures are far removed from those records observed in Athens in the month of december with a maximum record of 79°F in 2010 and a minimum record of 36°F in 2010. You can plan to have about 7 days with temperatures over 65°F, or 23% of the month.

Day length in Athens in december is 09:33. The sun rises at 08:33 and sunset is at 18:06.

With proper weather, this month is okay (but not good) to go in this locality in Greece.

Athens: another month?

If you can push the dates of your trip to Athens forward, the month of january has a better weather forecast than december. more information

December: another location in Greece?

If you want to go to Greece in december, there are destinations with better weather than Athens:

In december, Rhodes and Karpathos have good weather.

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Seasonal average climate and temperature of Athens 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 56°F
Highest temperature 61°F
Lowest temperature 52°F
Highest record temperature 79°F
(2010)
Lowest record temperature 36°F
(2010)
Number of days at +65°F 7 day(s)
(23%)
Sea temperature
Average sea temperature 62°F
Lowest sea temperature 59°F
Highest sea temperature 65°F
Wind
Wind speed 19km/h
Wind temperature 50°F
Precipitation (rainfall)
Rainfall 2.8in
Number of days with rainfall 8 day(s)
(25%)
Record daily rainfall 1.5in
(2012)
Snowfall 0.3cm
Other climate data
Humidity 77%
Visibility 9.56km
Cloud cover 34%
UV index 4
Daily sunshine hours 10
Sunrise and sunset
Time of sunrise 08:33
Time of sunset 18:06
Length of day 09:33
Our opinion about the weather in december
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net tolerable

How was the weather last december?

Here is the day by day recorded weather in Athens in december 2019:

01-12-2019
Clear/Sunny
49°F to 58°F
02-12-2019
Partly Cloudy
47°F to 58°F
03-12-2019
Partly Cloudy
52°F to 63°F
04-12-2019
Light rain
47°F to 54°F
05-12-2019
Partly Cloudy
40°F to 52°F
06-12-2019
Partly Cloudy
45°F to 58°F
07-12-2019
Partly Cloudy
50°F to 61°F
08-12-2019
Partly Cloudy
52°F to 61°F
09-12-2019
Partly Cloudy
50°F to 59°F
10-12-2019
Light rain shower
54°F to 59°F
11-12-2019
Partly Cloudy
54°F to 61°F
12-12-2019
Partly Cloudy
49°F to 59°F
13-12-2019
Partly Cloudy
52°F to 59°F
14-12-2019
Heavy rain at times
52°F to 58°F
15-12-2019
Partly Cloudy
50°F to 63°F
16-12-2019
Partly Cloudy
52°F to 63°F
17-12-2019
Clear/Sunny
54°F to 65°F
18-12-2019
Clear/Sunny
52°F to 67°F
19-12-2019
Patchy rain nearby
50°F to 59°F
20-12-2019
Partly Cloudy
56°F to 63°F
21-12-2019
Partly Cloudy
56°F to 61°F
22-12-2019
Partly Cloudy
58°F to 63°F
23-12-2019
Overcast
54°F to 59°F
24-12-2019
Partly Cloudy
50°F to 58°F
25-12-2019
Overcast
47°F to 56°F
26-12-2019
Partly Cloudy
47°F to 54°F
27-12-2019
Cloudy
43°F to 52°F
28-12-2019
Partly Cloudy
31°F to 49°F
29-12-2019
Light rain shower
40°F to 45°F
30-12-2019
Heavy rain
23°F to 40°F
31-12-2019
Patchy rain nearby
31°F to 45°F

Map: other cities in Greece in december

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Weather data for Athens in december:

Weather data for Athens for december are derived from an average of the weather forecast since 2009 in Athens. There is a margin of error and these forecasts are to be considered as general information only. The weather in Athens 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 Athens.


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