December weather forecast and climate
Tofino, Canada

The first month of the winter, December, is also a frosty month in Tofino, Canada, with average temperature ranging between max 6.5°C (43.7°F) and min 4.1°C (39.4°F).

Temperature

In December, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in November - a still frosty 6.5°C (43.7°F). In December, in Tofino, the average low-temperature is 4.1°C (39.4°F).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in December is 81%.

Rainfall

December is the month with the most rainfall. Rain falls for 19.1 days and accumulates 236mm (9.29") of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through April, November and December are months with snowfall. In Tofino, Canada, during December, snow falls for 0.9 days and regularly aggregates up to 3mm (0.12") of snow. Throughout the year, there are 6.2 snowfall days, and 60mm (2.36") of snow is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In December, the average sea temperature is 9.3°C (48.7°F).
Note: At temperatures below 10°C (50°F), swimming in a suitably protected swimsuit is feasible; otherwise, cold shock and loss of breathing control are imminent. Even a short swim, without thermal protection, at temperatures around 13°C (55.4°F) is not comfortable.

Daylight

December has the shortest days of the year in Tofino, with an average of 8.3h of daylight.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in December is 4h.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: In December, the average maximum UV index of 2 translate into the following recommendations:
Most people can stay in the Sun for up to 1 hour without burning, apart from children that always must be protected from sun exposure. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.

What is the temperature in December in Tofino?

The average high-temperature, in December, in Tofino, Canada, is 6.5°C (43.7°F), while the average low-temperature is 4.1°C (39.4°F).

What is the average humidity in December in Tofino?

In Tofino, the average relative humidity in December is 81%.

How many days does it rain in December in Tofino?

In Tofino, during December, the rain falls for 19.1 days and regularly aggregates up to 236mm (9.29") of precipitation.

What is the wettest month in Tofino?

The month with the most rainfall in Tofino, Canada, is December when the rain falls for 19.1 days and typically aggregates up to 236mm (9.29") of precipitation.

How much does it snow in Tofino in December?

In December, it is snowing for 0.9 days. Throughout December, 3mm (0.12") of snow is accumulated.

What is the sea water temperature in December in Tofino?

In Tofino, the average seawater temperature in December is 9.3°C (48.7°F). Swimming in 9.3°C (48.7°F) is considered dangerous. Unprotected immersion in temperatures below 10°C (50°F) causes quickly maximum intensity cold shock with hyperventilation.

What is the month with the shortest days in Tofino?

With an average of 8.3h of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year in Tofino.

What is the average length of the day in December in Tofino?

In December, the average length of the day in Tofino, Canada, is 8.3h.

How many hours of sunshine does Tofino have in December?

In December, the average sunshine in Tofino, Canada, is 4h.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Tofino?

January, February, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index in Tofino.

What is the UV index intensity in December in Tofino?

In December, the average daily maximum UV index in Tofino, Canada, is 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in December - Tofino, Canada
  • Average high temperature in December: 6.5°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (17.4°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is February (6.4°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: 4.1°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (13°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (3.5°C).

Average pressure in December - Tofino, Canada
  • Average pressure in December: 1015.9mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is July (1018.1mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is March (1014.3mbar).

Average wind speed in December - Tofino, Canada
  • Average wind speed in December: 16km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (16.9km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (10km/h).

Average humidity in December - Tofino, Canada
  • Average humidity in December: 81%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (83%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is May (79%).

Average rainfall in December - Tofino, Canada
  • Average rainfall in December: 236mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (236mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is July (24mm).

Average rainfall days in December - Tofino, Canada
  • Average rainfall days in December: 19.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (19.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is July (6.8 days).

Average snowfall in December - Tofino, Canada
  • Average snowfall in December: 3mm

The month with the highest snowfall is March (23mm).
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0mm).

Average snowfall days in December - Tofino, Canada
  • Average snowfall days in December: 0.9 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (2.5 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average sea temperature in December - Tofino, Canada
  • Average sea temperature in December: 9.3°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is July (13.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (7.9°C).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Tofino, Canada
  • Average daylight in December: 8.3h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 16.2h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.3h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 4h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.4h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 3.6h).

Average sunshine days in December - Tofino, Canada
  • Average sunshine days in December: 10.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is August (22.1 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is March (9.6 days).

Average UV index in December - Tofino, Canada
  • Average UV index in December: 2

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July, August and September (UV index 4).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 2).

Average cloud cover in December - Tofino, Canada
  • Average cloud cover in December: 58

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 63).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 28).

Average visibility in December - Tofino, Canada
  • Average visibility in December: 9km

The month with the highest visibility is June (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, July, August, September, October, November and December (9km).