December weather forecast and climate
Florence, Italy

A golden appearance of the city of Florence, Italy, at sunset
A golden appearance of the city of Florence, Italy, at sunset

Weather in December

December, the first month of the winter, in Florence, is also a fresh month, with average temperature fluctuating between 11.1°C (52°F) and 2.6°C (36.7°F).

Temperature

In Florence, the average high-temperature marginally drops, from a mild 14.7°C (58.5°F) in November, to a fresh 11.1°C (52°F). In Florence, the average low-temperature is 2.6°C (36.7°F).

Rainfall

In Florence, Italy,, during 8.3 rainfall days, 81.3mm (3.2") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Florence, during the entire year, the rain falls for 88.2 days and collects up to 872.6mm (34.35") of precipitation.

Daylight

December has the shortest days of the year in Florence, with an average of 9h of daylight.

Sunshine

January, November and December, with an average of 3h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine.

UV index

January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 1, are months with the lowest UV index. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
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 solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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.
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FAQ

How many days does it rain in December in Florence?

In December, in Florence, Italy, the rain falls for 8.3 days. Throughout December, 81.3mm (3.2") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the month with the shortest days in Florence?

With an average of 9h of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year in Florence, Italy.

How many hours of daylight does Florence have in December?

In December, the average length of the day is 9h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Florence?

Months with the least sunshine in Florence are January, November and December, with an average of 3h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in December in Florence?

The average sunshine in December in Florence, Italy, is 3h.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Florence?

Months with the lowest UV index are January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 1.

How high is the UV index in December in Florence?

In Florence, the average daily maximum UV index in December is 1. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.

Average temperature in December
Florence, Italy

Average temperature in December - Florence, Italy
  • Average high temperature in December: 11.1°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (31.5°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (10.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: 2.6°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (17.7°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (2°C).

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Average rainfall in December
Florence, Italy

Average rainfall in December - Florence, Italy
  • Average rainfall in December: 81.3mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (113.6mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is July (36.7mm).

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Average rainfall days in December
Florence, Italy

Average rainfall days in December - Florence, Italy
  • Average rainfall days in December: 8.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is April (9.7 days).
The month with the least rainy days is July (3.5 days).

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Average daylight in December /
Average sunshine in December
Florence, Italy

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Florence, Italy
  • Average daylight in December: 9h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.4h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 3h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10h).
Months with the least sunshine are January, November and December (Average sunshine: 3).

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Average UV index in December
Florence, Italy

Average UV index in December - Florence, Italy
  • Average UV index in December: 1

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 8).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 1).

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