Athens in december: average Weather, Temperature and Climate
You want to go to Athens in Greece in december : check the weather and seasonal norms on this page.
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.
Organised tours and trips in Greece in december
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?
December: another location in Greece?
If you want to go to Greece in december, there are destinations with better weather than Athens:
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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.
|Highest record temperature||79°F|
|Lowest record temperature||36°F|
|Number of days at +65°F||7 day(s)|
|Average sea temperature||62°F|
|Lowest sea temperature||59°F|
|Highest sea temperature||65°F|
|Number of days with rainfall||8 day(s)|
|Record daily rainfall||1.5in|
|Other climate data|
|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:
49°F to 58°F
47°F to 58°F
52°F to 63°F
47°F to 54°F
40°F to 52°F
45°F to 58°F
50°F to 61°F
52°F to 61°F
50°F to 59°F
54°F to 59°F
54°F to 61°F
49°F to 59°F
52°F to 59°F
52°F to 58°F
50°F to 63°F
52°F to 63°F
54°F to 65°F
52°F to 67°F
50°F to 59°F
56°F to 63°F
56°F to 61°F
58°F to 63°F
54°F to 59°F
50°F to 58°F
47°F to 56°F
47°F to 54°F
43°F to 52°F
31°F to 49°F
40°F to 45°F
23°F to 40°F
31°F to 45°F
Map: other cities in Greece in december
Click over cities on the map for information about the weather in december.
Cities near Athens:
|Piraeus in december||tolerable weather|
|Glyfada in december||tolerable weather|
|Elefsina in december||tolerable weather|
|Ampelakia in december||tolerable weather|
|Vouliagmeni in december||tolerable weather|
|Nea Makri in december||tolerable weather|
|Rafina in december||tolerable weather|
|Nea Peramos in december||tolerable weather|
|Megara in december||tolerable weather|
|Lavrio in december||tolerable weather|
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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.