Weather in Paris in december 2020

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

Weather details in december

Located in the heart of winter, December and January are the coldest months of the year, however December is the wettest. Temperatures rarely exceed 7° C and mornings can turn out to be freezing and temperatures below zero are not at all usual: this makes the climate in December in Paris barely favorable.

Paris at the Beginning of December

At the beginning of December, the atmosphere in Paris is characterized by the abundance of morning fog that often accompanies daybreak. Moreover, the cold is still strongly felt despite the thermometer that indicates around 7 ° C by the middle of the day.

_Paris in the Middle of December__

Despite the drop in temperatures in the middle of the month, the weather in Paris throughout December observes a slight improvement. It is possible to enjoy several days with beautiful sun. This is true, despite the snow that usually occurs in the morning.

Paris at the End of December

The last ten days of the month see a deterioration in climatic conditions which is manifested by the succession of rains and fairly consistent cloudy coverings. In fact, towards the end of the month, intense rains can easily spoil a nocturnal journey.

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

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

Climate of Paris in december

The climate of Paris in december is very bad

The climate in december in Paris is wet (with 3.1in of rainfall over 14 days). The weather is worst than the previous month since in november there is an average of 2.1in of rainfall over 9 days.

The climate is quite cold in that area the month of december. Plan to cover you well! The high seasonal norm is 47°F. The minimum is 41°F. Thus, the mean temperature average in december in Paris is 43°F. Note that these seasonal averages are in contrast with those observed in Paris in december with a maximum record of 59°F in 2014 and a minimum record of 22°F in 2009. You can expect to have about 3 days with temperatures below 32°F, or 10% of time.

On this month of december, day length in Paris is generally 08:16. Sunrise is at 09:38 and sunset is at 17:54.

Seasonal average climate and temperature of Paris in december

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

Outside temperature
Average temperature 43°F
Highest temperature 47°F
Lowest temperature 41°F
Highest record temperature 59°F
Lowest record temperature 22°F
Number of days at -32°F 3 day(s)
Wind speed 20km/h
Wind temperature 36°F
Precipitation (rainfall)
Rainfall 3.1in
Number of days with rainfall 14 day(s)
Record daily rainfall 0.9in
Snowfall 0cm
Other climate data
Humidity 90%
Visibility 8.43km
Cloud cover 56%
UV index 3
Daily sunshine hours 5
Sunrise and sunset
Time of sunrise 09:38
Time of sunset 17:54
Length of day 08:16
Our opinion about the weather in december
Our opinion at very bad

How was the weather last december?

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

Light drizzle
29°F to 41°F
Partly Cloudy
36°F to 45°F
Partly Cloudy
38°F to 50°F
Partly Cloudy
34°F to 43°F
Partly Cloudy
38°F to 47°F
Patchy light drizzle
31°F to 43°F
Patchy rain nearby
49°F to 50°F
Moderate rain
49°F to 54°F
Light rain shower
40°F to 49°F
Partly Cloudy
40°F to 49°F
Light rain
43°F to 47°F
34°F to 45°F
Light rain
45°F to 49°F
41°F to 50°F
Partly Cloudy
47°F to 52°F
Light rain
41°F to 50°F
50°F to 58°F
Partly Cloudy
45°F to 52°F
Patchy rain nearby
45°F to 56°F
Moderate rain at times
49°F to 56°F
41°F to 50°F
Light rain
47°F to 50°F
Patchy rain nearby
47°F to 50°F
Patchy rain nearby
47°F to 54°F
Patchy rain nearby
45°F to 52°F
Partly Cloudy
41°F to 49°F
47°F to 52°F
Partly Cloudy
40°F to 47°F
Partly Cloudy
38°F to 45°F
Partly Cloudy
40°F to 52°F
Partly Cloudy
40°F to 47°F

Map: other cities in Île-de-France in december

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

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Cities near Paris:

Boulogne-Billancourt in decembervery bad weather
Saint-Denis in decembervery bad weather
Noisy-le-Sec in decembervery bad weather
Nanterre in decembervery bad weather
Chatenay-Malabry in decembervery bad weather
Antony in decembervery bad weather
Créteil in decembervery bad weather
Argenteuil in decembervery bad weather
Chaville in decembervery bad weather
Montmorency in decembervery bad weather
Île-de-France (Parisian region) in december: See full list of cities

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Weather data for Paris in december:

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

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