December weather forecast and climate
Jerusalem, Israel

Buildings serving as churches, temples, and mosques in Jerusalem, Israel
Buildings serving as churches, temples, and mosques in Jerusalem, Israel
December, the first month of the winter, in Jerusalem, is also an enjoyable month, with average temperature fluctuating between 18.1°C (64.6°F) and 11.1°C (52°F).

Temperature

In December, the average high-temperature drops, from a moderately hot 23.1°C (73.6°F) in November, to a comfortable 18.1°C (64.6°F). In Jerusalem, in December, the average low-temperature is 11.1°C (52°F).

Humidity

In Jerusalem, the average relative humidity in December is 57%.

Rainfall

In December, the rain falls for 6.6 days. Throughout December, 19mm (0.75") of precipitation is accumulated. In Jerusalem, during the entire year, the rain falls for 45.2 days and collects up to 95mm (3.74") of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January, February and December. December is the month with the most snowfall in Jerusalem. Snow falls for 0.1 days and accumulates 2mm (0.08") of snow.

Daylight

December has the shortest days of the year in Jerusalem, Israel, with an average of 10.1h of daylight.

Sunshine

In Jerusalem, Israel, the average sunshine is 6.8h.

UV index

January, February and December, with an average maximum UV index of 4, are months with the lowest UV index. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health risk from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 4 in December interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions. Light skin individuals may get burned in less than 30 minutes. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in December in Jerusalem?

In December, in Jerusalem, Israel, the average high-temperature is 18.1°C (64.6°F), and the average low-temperature is 11.1°C (52°F).

What is the average humidity in December in Jerusalem?

In December, the average relative humidity in Jerusalem, Israel, is 57%.

How much does it rain in Jerusalem in December?

In Jerusalem, in December, it is raining for 6.6 days, with typically 19mm (0.75") of accumulated precipitation.

When does it start to snow in Jerusalem?

December is the first month it typically snows in Jerusalem. Throughout December, in the average 0.1 snowfall days, it receives 2mm (0.08") of snow.

When does it snow the most in Jerusalem?

December is the month with the most snowfall in Jerusalem, Israel. Snow falls for 0.1 days and accumulates 2mm (0.08") of snow.

What is the month with the shortest days in Jerusalem?

December has the shortest days of the year in Jerusalem, with an average of 10.1h of daylight.

How many hours of daylight does Jerusalem have in December?

The average length of the day in December in Jerusalem, Israel, is 10.1h.

How many hours of sunshine does Jerusalem have in December?

In Jerusalem, the average sunshine in December is 6.8h.

When is the lowest UV index in Jerusalem?

Months with the lowest UV index are January, February and December, with an average maximum UV index of 4.

What is the UV index intensity in December in Jerusalem?

The average daily maximum UV index in December in Jerusalem is 4. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in December - Jerusalem, Israel
  • Average high temperature in December: 18.1°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (33.4°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (16.4°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: 11.1°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (22.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (9.2°C).

Average pressure in December - Jerusalem, Israel
  • Average pressure in December: 1018.6mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is December (1018.6mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is July (1007.3mbar).

Average wind speed in December - Jerusalem, Israel
  • Average wind speed in December: 10.3km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (11.6km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is October (8.5km/h).

Average humidity in December - Jerusalem, Israel
  • Average humidity in December: 57%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (62%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is May (46%).

Average rainfall in December - Jerusalem, Israel
  • Average rainfall in December: 19mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is March (20mm).
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are July and August (0mm).

Average rainfall days in December - Jerusalem, Israel
  • Average rainfall days in December: 6.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (7.2 days).
The month with the least rainy days is August (0.1 days).

Average snowfall in December - Jerusalem, Israel
  • Average snowfall in December: 2mm

The month with the highest snowfall is December (2mm).
Months with the least snowfall are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0mm).

Average snowfall days in December - Jerusalem, Israel
  • Average snowfall days in December: 0.1 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (0.3 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0 days).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Jerusalem, Israel
  • Average daylight in December: 10.1h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.2h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.1h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 6.8h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 12.3h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 6.5h).

Average sunshine days in December - Jerusalem, Israel
  • Average sunshine days in December: 23.2 days

The month with the most sunshine days is July (30.8 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (20.1 days).

Average UV index in December - Jerusalem, Israel
  • Average UV index in December: 4

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 8).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February and December (UV index 4).

Average cloud cover in December - Jerusalem, Israel
  • Average cloud cover in December: 22

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 26).
Months with the least cloud cover are June, July and August (Cloud cover 3).

Average visibility in December - Jerusalem, Israel
  • Average visibility in December: 10km

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (10km).