Faroe Islands
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

December weather forecast and climate
Fuglafjørður, Faroe Islands

Sea temperature

In Fuglafjørður, Faroe Islands, in December, the average water temperature is 8.2°C (46.8°F).
Note: Swimming in 8.2°C (46.8°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.


With an average of 5.3h of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year.

What is the water temperature in December in Fuglafjørður?

In December, the average sea temperature is 8.2°C (46.8°F). 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.

What is the month with the shortest days in Fuglafjørður?

The month with the shortest days in Fuglafjørður, Faroe Islands, is December, with an average of 5.3h of daylight.

How many hours of daylight does Fuglafjørður have in December?

In Fuglafjørður, Faroe Islands, the average length of the day in December is 5.3h.
Average sea temperature in December - Fuglafjørður, Faroe Islands
  • Average sea temperature in December: 8.2°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (11.2°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is March (7.2°C).

Average daylight in December - Fuglafjørður, Faroe Islands
  • Average daylight in December: 5.3h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 19.7h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 5.3h).