December weather forecast and climate
Tangier, Morocco

Weather in December

The first month of the winter, December, is still a comfortable month in Tangier, Morocco, with average temperature ranging between max 17.6°C (63.7°F) and min 10.1°C (50.2°F).

Temperature

In December, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in November - a comfortable 17.6°C (63.7°F). In December, in Tangier, the average low-temperature is 10.1°C (50.2°F).

Rainfall

In Tangier, it is raining for 12 days, with typically 129.3mm (5.09") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Tangier, Morocco, there are 87.6 rainfall days, and 735.9mm (28.97") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Tangier, Morocco, in December, the average water temperature is 17.8°C (64°F).
Note: Swimming in 17.8°C (64°F) is not enjoyable for the majority. Controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as surface water temperature decreases below 21°C (69.8°F).

Daylight

The month with the shortest days in Tangier is December, with an average of 9.8h of daylight.

Sunshine

December has the least sunshine of the year, with an average of 5.4h of sunshine.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index in Tangier are January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: In December, the average maximum UV index of 2 translate into the following recommendations:
Extended sun exposure is not an issue for the majority. Children, infants, and fair-skinned individuals always need to 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 Tangier?

In Tangier, Morocco, during December, the rain falls for 12 days and regularly aggregates up to 129.3mm (5.09") of precipitation.

What is the sea temperature in December in Tangier?

In December, the average sea temperature in Tangier is 17.8°C (64°F). Swimming in 17.8°C (64°F) is not enjoyable for the majority. Controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as surface water temperature decreases below 21°C (69.8°F).

What is the month with the shortest days in Tangier?

December has the shortest days of the year, with an average of 9.8h of daylight.

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

In Tangier, the average length of the day in December is 9.8h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Tangier?

With an average of 5.4h of sunshine, December has the least sunshine of the year.

How many hours of sunshine does Tangier have in December?

The average sunshine in December is 5.4h.

When is the lowest UV index in Tangier?

Months with the lowest UV index are January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2.

How high is the UV index in December in Tangier?

In Tangier, Morocco, the average daily maximum UV index in December is 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal hazard to health from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.

Average temperature in December
Tangier, Morocco

Average temperature in December - Tangier, Morocco
  • Average high temperature in December: 17.6°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (30.1°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (16.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: 10.1°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (20.1°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (8.5°C).

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Average rainfall in December
Tangier, Morocco

Average rainfall in December - Tangier, Morocco
  • Average rainfall in December: 129.3mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (134.6mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is July (2.1mm).

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Average rainfall days in December
Tangier, Morocco

Average rainfall days in December - Tangier, Morocco
  • Average rainfall days in December: 12 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (12 days).
Months with the least rainy days are July and August (0.8 days).

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Average sea temperature in December
Tangier, Morocco

Average sea temperature in December - Tangier, Morocco
  • Average sea temperature in December: 17.8°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (23.5°C).
The coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are February and March (16.3°C).

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Average daylight in December /
Average sunshine in December
Tangier, Morocco

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Tangier, Morocco
  • Average daylight in December: 9.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.6h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.8h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 5.4h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 11.1h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5.4h).

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Average UV index in December
Tangier, Morocco

Average UV index in December - Tangier, Morocco
  • Average UV index in December: 2

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 10).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 2).

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