Veracruz
Mexico
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

December weather forecast and climate
Veracruz, Mexico

Intricate stoneworks of the iconic Pyramid Of The Niches located in the Tajin region of Veracruz, Mexico
Intricate stoneworks of the iconic Pyramid Of The Niches located in the Tajin region of Veracruz, Mexico
The first month of the winter, December, is also a moderately hot month in Veracruz, Mexico, with average temperature fluctuating between 18°C (64.4°F) and 27°C (80.6°F).

Temperature

In December, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in November - a still warm 27°C (80.6°F). In Veracruz, the average low-temperature is 18°C (64.4°F).

Rainfall

In December, in Veracruz, Mexico, the rain falls for 4 days. Throughout December, 18mm (0.7") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Veracruz, Mexico, there are 97 rainfall days, and 1315mm (51.8") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In December, the average sea temperature in Veracruz is 24.1°C (75.4°F). A person's cold intolerance, with sunshine, wind, and air temperature, are essential factors for enjoying swimming in 24.1°C (75.4°F) water. (FYI: The Olympic swimming competition requires a water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 28°C (82.4°F).)

Daylight

With an average of 11h of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year in Veracruz.

Sunshine

Months with the least sunshine in Veracruz are January, November and December, with an average of 5h of sunshine.

UV index

The month with the lowest UV index is December, with an average maximum UV index of 7. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
In December, the average maximum UV index of 7 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions and adopt sun safety practices. Protection against sunburn is obliged. The Sun's UV radiation is most powerful between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. To the extent possible, limit exposure to the direct sun during these hours. 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 sand and water significantly increases the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in December in Veracruz?

In December, in Veracruz, Mexico, the average high-temperature is 27°C (80.6°F), and the average low-temperature is 18°C (64.4°F).

How many days does it rain in December in Veracruz?

In Veracruz, Mexico, in December, it is raining for 4 days, with typically 18mm (0.7") of accumulated precipitation.

How warm is the water in December in Veracruz?

In Veracruz, the average seawater temperature in December is 24.1°C (75.4°F). A person's cold intolerance, with sunshine, wind, and air temperature, are essential factors for enjoying swimming in 24.1°C (75.4°F) water.

What is the month with the shortest days in Veracruz?

With an average of 11h of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year in Veracruz, Mexico.

How many hours of daylight does Veracruz have in December?

In December, the average length of the day in Veracruz is 11h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Veracruz?

Months with the least sunshine are January, November and December, with an average of 5h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in December in Veracruz?

In Veracruz, the average sunshine in December is 5h.

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

With an average maximum UV index of 7, December is the month with the lowest UV index in Veracruz, Mexico.

What is the UV index reading in December in Veracruz?

In December, the average daily maximum UV index in Veracruz, Mexico, is 7. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in December - Veracruz, Mexico
  • Average high temperature in December: 27°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are May, June, August and September (32°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (26°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: 18°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are May and June (24°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and February (17°C).

Average rainfall in December - Veracruz, Mexico
  • Average rainfall in December: 18mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is September (272mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is March (12mm).

Average rainfall days in December - Veracruz, Mexico
  • Average rainfall days in December: 4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (18 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are March and April (2 days).

Average sea temperature in December - Veracruz, Mexico
  • Average sea temperature in December: 24.1°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (29.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (23°C).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Veracruz, Mexico
  • Average daylight in December: 11h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.3h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 5h

Months with most sunshine are June, July and August (Average sunshine: 7h).
Months with least sunshine are January, November and December (Average sunshine: 5).

Average UV index in December - Veracruz, Mexico
  • Average UV index in December: 7

Months with the highest UV index are March, April, May, June, July, August and September (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 7).