Cebu City
Philippines
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

December weather forecast and climate
Cebu City, Philippines

December, the first month of the winter, in Cebu City, is still a tropical month, with average temperature ranging between max 30.3°C (86.5°F) and min 24.2°C (75.6°F).

Temperature

In Cebu City, the average high-temperature in December is practically the same as in November - a still hot 30.3°C (86.5°F). In Cebu City, the average low-temperature is 24.2°C (75.6°F).

Rainfall

In December, the rain falls for 13 days. Throughout December, 110mm (4.3") of precipitation is accumulated. In Cebu City, during the entire year, the rain falls for 142 days and collects up to 1340mm (52.8") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In December, the average sea temperature is 28°C (82.4°F).
Note: For any water activity, surface water temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are considered as excellent and extremely pleasant for lengthened periods.

Daylight

The month with the shortest days is December, with an average of 11.5h of daylight.

Sunshine

January, February, June through December, with an average of 6h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine.

UV index

The month with the lowest UV index is December, with an average maximum UV index of 10. A UV Index value of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health risk from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 10 in December interpret into the following advice:
Take special precautions, as unprotected eyes and skin can be burned and damaged quickly. 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. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects. Even on cloudy days, a sunscreen with a minimum 30 sun protection factor should be generously applied and frequently re-applied, including after every swim or outdoor exercise. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is significantly increased by the reflection of the water and sand.

What is the temperature in December in Cebu City?

In December, in Cebu City, the average high-temperature is 30.3°C (86.5°F), and the average low-temperature is 24.2°C (75.6°F).

How many days does it rain in December in Cebu City?

In Cebu City, Philippines, in December, it is raining for 13 days, with typically 110mm (4.3") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the water temperature in December in Cebu City?

In Cebu City, the average seawater temperature in December is 28°C (82.4°F). For swimming, diving, and other water activities, temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are perceived as very enjoyable and pleasurable for prolonged periods without feeling uncomfortable.

What is the month with the shortest days in Cebu City?

The month with the shortest days is December, with an average of 11.5h of daylight.

How many hours of daylight does Cebu City have in December?

The average length of the day in December is 11.5h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Cebu City?

Months with the least sunshine in Cebu City are January, February, June through December, with an average of 6h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in December in Cebu City?

In Cebu City, Philippines, the average sunshine in December is 6h.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Cebu City?

The month with the lowest UV index in Cebu City, Philippines, is December, with an average maximum UV index of 10.

How high is the UV index in December in Cebu City?

The average daily maximum UV index in December in Cebu City, Philippines, is 10. A UV Index reading of 8 to 10 represents a very high health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in December - Cebu City, Philippines
  • Average high temperature in December: 30.3°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is May (33°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (29.8°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: 24.2°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is May (25.9°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (23.7°C).

Average rainfall in December - Cebu City, Philippines
  • Average rainfall in December: 110mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (200mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is March (20mm).

Average rainfall days in December - Cebu City, Philippines
  • Average rainfall days in December: 13 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is October (16 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is April (6 days).

Average sea temperature in December - Cebu City, Philippines
  • Average sea temperature in December: 28°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is June (29.6°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (26.7°C).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Cebu City, Philippines
  • Average daylight in December: 11.5h

Months with the longest days are June and July (Average daylight: 12.7h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.5h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 6h

Months with most sunshine are April and May (Average sunshine: 8h).
Months with least sunshine are January, February, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (Average sunshine: 6).

Average UV index in December - Cebu City, Philippines
  • Average UV index in December: 10

Months with the highest UV index are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September and October (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 10).