Maniitsoq
Greenland
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

December weather forecast and climate
Maniitsoq, Greenland

Sea temperature

In Maniitsoq, Greenland, in Diciembre, the average water temperature is 0.2°C (32.4°F).
Note: For swimming, this is considered life-threatening and very dangerous. The water feels painfully cold, and hyperventilation quickly occurs. A specialized swimsuit is mandatory to reduce thermal damage.

Daylight

The month with the shortest days in Maniitsoq is Diciembre, with an average of 3.6h of daylight.

How cold is the water in Diciembre in Maniitsoq?

In Maniitsoq, Greenland, in Diciembre, the average water temperature is 0.2°C (32.4°F). For swimming, this is considered very dangerous and immediately life-threatening. Total loss of breathing control instantly occurs, and clear thinking becomes almost impossible. A specialized swimsuit is obligatory to minimize thermal loss.

What is the month with the shortest days in Maniitsoq?

With an average of 3.6h of daylight, Diciembre has the shortest days of the year in Maniitsoq.

What is the average length of the day in Diciembre in Maniitsoq?

In Maniitsoq, Greenland, the average length of the day in Diciembre is 3.6h.
Average sea temperature in December - Maniitsoq, Greenland
  • Average sea temperature in December: 0.2°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (4.7°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (-0.9°C).

Average daylight in December - Maniitsoq, Greenland
  • Average daylight in December: 3.6h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 22.2h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 3.6h).