December weather forecast and climate
Frankfurt, Germany

Spring in the old town of Frankfurt, Germany, with the view of Justitia statue
Spring in the old town of Frankfurt, Germany, with the view of Justitia statue
The first month of the winter, December, is still a cold month in Frankfurt, Germany, with temperature in the range of an average high of 4.9°C (40.8°F) and an average low of -0.1°C (31.8°F).

Temperature

In Frankfurt, the average high-temperature in December marginally drops, from a frosty 8.4°C (47.1°F) in November, to a wintry 4.9°C (40.8°F). The average low-temperature, in Frankfurt, is -0.1°C (31.8°F).

Rainfall

In Frankfurt, in December, during 16 rainfall days, 53.9mm (2.12") of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 169 rainfall days, and 629.3mm (24.78") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

The month with the shortest days is December, with an average of 8.2h of daylight.

Sunshine

The month with the least sunshine is December, with an average of 1.3h of sunshine.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 1. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 1 transform into the following instructions:
For the majority, extended sun exposure is not of great concern. Infants and people with sensitive skin must always be protected. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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.

What is the temperature in December in Frankfurt?

The average high-temperature, in December, in Frankfurt, is 4.9°C (40.8°F), while the average low-temperature is -0.1°C (31.8°F).

How many days does it rain in December in Frankfurt?

In December, in Frankfurt, Germany, the rain falls for 16 days. Throughout December, 53.9mm (2.12") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the month with the shortest days in Frankfurt?

With an average of 8.2h of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year.

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

In December, the average length of the day in Frankfurt, Germany, is 8.2h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Frankfurt?

December has the least sunshine of the year in Frankfurt, Germany, with an average of 1.3h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Frankfurt have in December?

In December, the average sunshine in Frankfurt, Germany, is 1.3h.

When is the lowest UV index in Frankfurt?

Months with the lowest UV index in Frankfurt, Germany, are January, February, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 1.

What is the UV index reading in December in Frankfurt?

In Frankfurt, the average daily maximum UV index in December is 1. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal hazard to health from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in December - Frankfurt, Germany
  • Average high temperature in December: 4.9°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (25.5°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (4.2°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: -0.1°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (14.4°C).
The coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and February (-1.1°C).

Average rainfall in December - Frankfurt, Germany
  • Average rainfall in December: 53.9mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (64.7mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (40.9mm).

Average rainfall days in December - Frankfurt, Germany
  • Average rainfall days in December: 16 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are January and December (16 days).
Months with the least rainy days are September and October (12 days).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Frankfurt, Germany
  • Average daylight in December: 8.2h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 16.3h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.2h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 1.3h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 7.5h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 1.3h).

Average UV index in December - Frankfurt, Germany
  • Average UV index in December: 1

The month with the highest UV index is June (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 1).