December weather forecast and climate
Victoria, Canada

The first month of the winter, December, is still a chilly month in Victoria, Canada, with temperature in the range of an average low of 3.5°C (38.3°F) and an average high of 6.3°C (43.3°F).

Temperature

December is the coldest month, with an average high-temperature of 6.3°C (43.3°F) and an average low-temperature of 3.5°C (38.3°F).

Humidity

In Victoria, the average relative humidity is 82%.

Rainfall

In Victoria, Canada, during December, the rain falls for 8.6 days and regularly aggregates up to 24mm (0.94") of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Victoria, there are 72.5 rainfall days, and 163mm (6.42") of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through March, November and December are months with snowfall. In Victoria, during 1.4 snowfall days, 5mm (0.2") of snow is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Victoria, there are 6.8 snowfall days, and 93mm (3.66") of snow is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Victoria, in December, the average water temperature is 8°C (46.4°F).
Note: Swimming in 8°C (46.4°F) is considered life-threatening. Even a few minutes in 13°C (55.4°F) water is uncomfortable, and swimming below 10°C (50°F) may cause total loss of breathing control and cold shock, depending on a person's physique.

Daylight

With an average of 8.4h of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year.

Sunshine

Months with the least sunshine are January and December, with an average of 4.5h of sunshine.

UV index

January, February, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a low threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 2 transform into the following instructions:
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 Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.

What is the coldest month in Victoria?

With an average high-temperature of 6.3°C (43.3°F) and an average low-temperature of 3.5°C (38.3°F), December is the coldest month.

What is the temperature in December in Victoria?

In December, the average high-temperature is 6.3°C (43.3°F), and the average low-temperature is 3.5°C (38.3°F).

What is the average humidity in December in Victoria?

In December, the average relative humidity in Victoria is 82%.

How many days does it rain in December in Victoria?

In December, in Victoria, the rain falls for 8.6 days. Throughout December, 24mm (0.94") of precipitation is accumulated.

How much does it snow in Victoria in December?

In Victoria, in December, snow falls for 1.4 days, with typically accumulated 5mm (0.2") of snow.

What is the water temperature in December in Victoria?

In December, the average sea temperature in Victoria is 8°C (46.4°F). Swimming in 8°C (46.4°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 Victoria?

December has the shortest days of the year, with an average of 8.4h of daylight.

How many hours of daylight does Victoria have in December?

In December, the average length of the day in Victoria, Canada, is 8.4h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Victoria?

January and December, with an average of 4.5h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine in Victoria.

How long on average sun shines in December in Victoria?

In December, the average sunshine in Victoria, Canada, is 4.5h.

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

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

How high is the UV index in December in Victoria?

In Victoria, the average daily maximum UV index in December is 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal hazard to health from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in December - Victoria, Canada
  • Average high temperature in December: 6.3°C

The warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (20.2°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (6.3°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: 3.5°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (13.7°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (3.3°C).

Average humidity in December - Victoria, Canada
  • Average humidity in December: 82%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (83%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (73%).

Average rainfall in December - Victoria, Canada
  • Average rainfall in December: 24mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (37mm).
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are July and August (3mm).

Average rainfall days in December - Victoria, Canada
  • Average rainfall days in December: 8.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (8.6 days).
The month with the least rainy days is August (2.3 days).

Average snowfall in December - Victoria, Canada
  • Average snowfall in December: 5mm

The month with the highest snowfall is February (53mm).
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0mm).

Average snowfall days in December - Victoria, Canada
  • Average snowfall days in December: 1.4 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (2.8 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average sea temperature in December - Victoria, Canada
  • Average sea temperature in December: 8°C

The best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are August and September (11.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (7.3°C).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Victoria, Canada
  • Average daylight in December: 8.4h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 16h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.4h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 4.5h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 11.4h).
Months with the least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 4.5).

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

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 5).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 2).