Christchurch in december: average Weather, Temperature and Climate
You plan to visit Christchurch in New Zealand in december : check how are the weather and seasonal norms on this page.
Weather in Christchurch in december 2019
The weather in Christchurch in december comes from statistical datas on the last years. You can view the weather statistics the entire month, but also by clicking on the tabs for the beginning, the middle and the end of the month.
Average weather throughout december
Average weather 1-10 december
Average weather 11-20 december
Average weather 21-31 december
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Climate of Christchurch in december
The climate of Christchurch in december is good
In december in Christchurch, the climate is quite dry (with 1.6in of rainfall over 8 days). It should be noted a worsening from the previous month since in november there is an average of 1.5in of rainfall over 8 days.
The climate quite good in this location this month. Temperatures are up to 70°F. On average, the recorded minimum temperature is 58°F. Thus, the mean temperature average in december in Christchurch is 63°F. Note that seasonal normals are in contrast with those observed in Christchurch in the month of december with a maximum record of 88°F in 2015 and a minimum record of 41°F in 2009. You can hope to have about 21 days with temperatures up to 65°F, or 68% of the month.
On this month of december, day length in Christchurch is generally 15:24. The sun rises at 04:42 and sunset is at 20:06.
With good weather conditions, the month of december is a good month to go in this city in New Zealand.
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Seasonal average climate and temperature of Christchurch in december
Check below seasonal norms These statistics are set from the weather statements of the past years of the month of december.
|Highest record temperature||88°F|
|Lowest record temperature||41°F|
|Number of days at +86°F||0 day(s)|
|Number of days at +65°F||21 day(s)|
|Average sea temperature||58°F|
|Lowest sea temperature||54°F|
|Highest sea temperature||62°F|
|Number of days with rainfall||8 day(s)|
|Record daily rainfall||1.1in|
|Other climate data|
|Daily sunshine hours||14|
|Sunrise and sunset|
|Time of sunrise||04:42|
|Time of sunset||20:06|
|Length of day||15:24|
|Our opinion about the weather in december|
|Our opinion at whereandwhen.net||good|
How was the weather last december?
Here is the day by day recorded weather in Christchurch in december 2018:
54°F to 67°F
54°F to 63°F
58°F to 63°F
56°F to 76°F
52°F to 63°F
49°F to 58°F
45°F to 65°F
50°F to 70°F
58°F to 76°F
52°F to 63°F
49°F to 59°F
56°F to 59°F
54°F to 63°F
56°F to 67°F
54°F to 70°F
56°F to 65°F
56°F to 77°F
58°F to 74°F
50°F to 59°F
50°F to 56°F
47°F to 63°F
49°F to 65°F
50°F to 58°F
49°F to 67°F
56°F to 68°F
56°F to 59°F
50°F to 65°F
52°F to 67°F
56°F to 79°F
58°F to 83°F
59°F to 68°F
Map: other cities in New Zealand in december
Click over cities on the map for information about the weather in december.
Cities near Christchurch:
|Ashburton in december||good weather|
|Timaru in december||bad weather|
|Kaikoura in december||good weather|
|Hokitika in december||tolerable weather|
|Greymouth in december||good weather|
|Westport in december||good weather|
|Oamaru in december||tolerable weather|
|Blenheim in december||good weather|
|Nelson in december||good weather|
|Picton in december||good weather|
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Weather data for Christchurch in december:
Weather data for Christchurch for december are derived from an average of the weather forecast since 2009 in Christchurch. There is a margin of error and these forecasts are to be considered as general information only. The weather in Christchurch 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 Christchurch.