Weather in Christchurch in december 2020

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.

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

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

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.

Outside temperature
Average temperature 63°F
Highest temperature 70°F
Lowest temperature 58°F
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)
Sea temperature
Average sea temperature 58°F
Lowest sea temperature 54°F
Highest sea temperature 62°F
Wind speed 21km/h
Wind temperature 56°F
Precipitation (rainfall)
Rainfall 1.6in
Number of days with rainfall 8 day(s)
Record daily rainfall 1.1in
Other climate data
Humidity 79%
Visibility 9.33km
Cloud cover 39%
UV index 5
Daily sunshine hours 14
Sunrise and sunset
Time of sunrise 04:42
Time of sunset 20:06
Length of day 15:24
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How was the weather last december?

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

Partly Cloudy
54°F to 72°F
58°F to 72°F
Patchy rain nearby
56°F to 74°F
Partly Cloudy
54°F to 74°F
Partly Cloudy
49°F to 70°F
Partly Cloudy
54°F to 76°F
Patchy rain nearby
61°F to 76°F
Partly Cloudy
56°F to 70°F
Partly Cloudy
47°F to 67°F
47°F to 63°F
Partly Cloudy
54°F to 72°F
Partly Cloudy
52°F to 67°F
Partly Cloudy
54°F to 77°F
Partly Cloudy
54°F to 65°F
Partly Cloudy
47°F to 72°F
Partly Cloudy
52°F to 63°F
50°F to 56°F
Partly Cloudy
47°F to 63°F
Partly Cloudy
49°F to 68°F
Thundery outbreaks in nearby
54°F to 63°F
Partly Cloudy
49°F to 59°F
Partly Cloudy
52°F to 68°F
50°F to 59°F
Partly Cloudy
49°F to 63°F
Light rain shower
54°F to 59°F
Partly Cloudy
50°F to 63°F
Partly Cloudy
50°F to 74°F
Partly Cloudy
47°F to 67°F
Partly Cloudy
49°F to 65°F
54°F to 65°F
56°F to 67°F

Map: other cities in New Zealand in december

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

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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.

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