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Long-term weather forecast
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December weather forecast and Climate
Amsterdam, Netherlands

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Bicycles parked on a bridge on river Amstel in Amsterdam, Netherlands, overlooking beautiful banks and distant city buildings
Bicycles parked on a bridge on river Amstel in Amsterdam, Netherlands, overlooking beautiful banks and distant city buildings
December is the most humid month of the year in Amsterdam, which starts the cold and moist winter season. The average temperatures are in the zone of a chilly 1.7°C (35.1°F) to 6.7°C (44.1°F) as frost is common during the night.
Christmas time sees many festivities with people enduring the occasional flurries of snow. The sunlight lasts for hardly 50 hours in December, which is the darkest month of the year. A few nights drop below freezing, but Amsterdam is warmer than many of its neighboring towns due to the proximity of large water bodies.
Pack in layers, while visiting Amsterdam in December.
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  • The average high temperature in December: 6.4°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (22.1°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (5.8°C).

  • The average low temperature in December: 1.5°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (12°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (0.5°C).

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  • The average humidity in December: 90%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (90%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is May (76%).

  • The average rainfall in December: 76.3mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (89.6mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is April (40.9mm).

  • The average rainfall days in December: 13 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are October, November and December (13 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is April (9 days).

  • The average snowfall days in December: 5 days

Months with the highest number of snowfall days are January and February (6 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

  • The average sea temperature in December: 9.4°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (18.3°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are January and February (6.4°C).

  • The average daylight in December: 8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 17h).
Months with shortest days are January and December (Average daylight: 8h).

  • The average sunshine in December: 1.6h

The month with most sunshine is May (Average sunshine: 7.2h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 1.6h).

  • The average UV index in December: 0

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 6).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 0).

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