December weather forecast and climate
Berlin, Germany

The lit Brandenburg Gate in Berlin, Germany
The lit Brandenburg Gate in Berlin, Germany
December, the first month of the winter, in Berlin, is also a wintry month, with average temperature ranging between min 0.3°C (32.5°F) and max 4.1°C (39.4°F).

Temperature

In December, the average high-temperature slightly decreases, from a chilly 8.2°C (46.8°F) in November, to a wintry 4.1°C (39.4°F). The average low-temperature, in December, is 0.3°C (32.5°F).

Humidity

In December, the average relative humidity is 88%.

Rainfall

In Berlin, Germany, in December, it is raining for 11.9 days, with typically 24mm (0.94") of accumulated precipitation. In Berlin, during the entire year, the rain falls for 139.3 days and collects up to 285mm (11.22") of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through April, November and December. In December, it is snowing for 6 days. Throughout December, 41mm (1.61") of snow is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 27.7 snowfall days, and 122mm (4.8") of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

With an average of 7.8h of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year in Berlin.

Sunshine

In December, the average sunshine is 3.2h.

UV index

January through March, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
Note: In December, the average maximum UV index of 2 translate into the following recommendations:
Extended sun exposure is not an issue for the majority. Children, infants, and fair-skinned individuals always need to be protected. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in December in Berlin?

The average high-temperature, in December, in Berlin, is 4.1°C (39.4°F), while the average low-temperature is 0.3°C (32.5°F).

What is the average humidity in December in Berlin?

The average relative humidity in December in Berlin is 88%.

How many days does it rain in December in Berlin?

In December, the rain falls for 11.9 days. Throughout December, 24mm (0.94") of precipitation is accumulated.

How many days does it snow in December in Berlin?

In December, it is snowing for 6 days. Throughout December, 41mm (1.61") of snow is accumulated.

What is the month with the shortest days in Berlin?

With an average of 7.8h of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year in Berlin, Germany.

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

In Berlin, the average length of the day in December is 7.8h.

How long on average sun shines in December in Berlin?

In December, the average sunshine in Berlin, Germany, is 3.2h.

When is the lowest UV index in Berlin?

Months with the lowest UV index are January through March, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2.

How high is the UV index in December in Berlin?

In December, the average daily maximum UV index is 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in December - Berlin, Germany
  • Average high temperature in December: 4.1°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (24.9°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (2.2°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: 0.3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (15.7°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-1.9°C).

Average pressure in December - Berlin, Germany
  • Average pressure in December: 1015.3mbar

Months with the highest atmospheric pressure are September and October (1017mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is November (1013.8mbar).

Average wind speed in December - Berlin, Germany
  • Average wind speed in December: 14.2km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is December (14.2km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (10.9km/h).

Average humidity in December - Berlin, Germany
  • Average humidity in December: 88%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (89%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is August (65%).

Average rainfall in December - Berlin, Germany
  • Average rainfall in December: 24mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (43mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is April (11mm).

Average rainfall days in December - Berlin, Germany
  • Average rainfall days in December: 11.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (15 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (8.4 days).

Average snowfall in December - Berlin, Germany
  • Average snowfall in December: 41mm

The month with the highest snowfall is January (44mm).
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0mm).

Average snowfall days in December - Berlin, Germany
  • Average snowfall days in December: 6 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (9.6 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Berlin, Germany
  • Average daylight in December: 7.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 16.7h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 7.8h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 3.2h

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 10.1h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 3.1h).

Average sunshine days in December - Berlin, Germany
  • Average sunshine days in December: 11.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (16.9 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is December (11.8 days).

Average UV index in December - Berlin, Germany
  • Average UV index in December: 2

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 5).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, November and December (UV index 2).

Average cloud cover in December - Berlin, Germany
  • Average cloud cover in December: 69

Months with the most cloud cover are January and December (Cloud cover 69).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 35).

Average visibility in December - Berlin, Germany
  • Average visibility in December: 8km

Months with the highest visibility are June and August (10km).
The month with the lowest visibility is January (7km).