December weather forecast and climate
Alicante, Spain

The Serra Grossa o San Julian mountain in Alicante, Spain, centrally placed in the city, with a beautiful waterfront
The Serra Grossa o San Julian mountain in Alicante, Spain, centrally placed in the city, with a beautiful waterfront
The first month of the winter, December, is also a moderate month in Alicante, Spain, with average temperature varying between 9.2°C (48.6°F) and 14.8°C (58.6°F).

Temperature

In December, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in November - a mild 14.8°C (58.6°F). In December, the average low-temperature is 9.2°C (48.6°F).

Humidity

Months with the highest humidity in Alicante are September, October and December, with an average relative humidity of 68%.

Rainfall

In Alicante, Spain, in December, it is raining for 4.4 days, with typically 18mm (0.71") of accumulated precipitation. In Alicante, during the entire year, the rain falls for 67.4 days and collects up to 188mm (7.4") of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Alicante snow does not fall in February through December.

Sea temperature

In December, the average sea temperature in Alicante is 16.7°C (62.1°F).
Note: For most, swimming in 16.7°C (62.1°F) is not an enjoyable activity. Furthermore, controlling your breathing becomes progressively more difficult as the water temperature decreases from 21°C (69.8°F) to 15°C (59°F).

Daylight

The month with the shortest days in Alicante, Spain, is December, with an average of 9.5h of daylight.

Sunshine

December has the least sunshine of the year, with an average of 6.7h of sunshine.

UV index

With an average maximum UV index of 3, December is the month with the lowest UV index in Alicante. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
Note: In December, the average maximum UV index of 3 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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.

What is the temperature in December in Alicante?

In Alicante, Spain, in December, the average high-temperature is 14.8°C (58.6°F), and the average low-temperature is 9.2°C (48.6°F).

What are the most humid months in Alicante?

Months with the highest humidity in Alicante, Spain, are September, October and December, with an average relative humidity of 68%.

What is the average humidity in December in Alicante?

In December, the average relative humidity in Alicante, Spain, is 68%.

How much does it rain in Alicante in December?

In Alicante, in December, during 4.4 rainfall days, 18mm (0.71") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

Does it snow in Alicante in December?

In Alicante, Spain, in December, it doesn't snow. In January, it regularly snows.

When it does not snow in Alicante?

In Alicante, Spain, snow does not fall in February through December.

What is the sea temperature in December in Alicante?

In December, the average sea temperature in Alicante is 16.7°C (62.1°F). Swimming in 16.7°C (62.1°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 Alicante?

December has the shortest days of the year in Alicante, Spain, with an average of 9.5h of daylight.

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

In Alicante, Spain, the average length of the day in December is 9.5h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Alicante?

The month with the least sunshine is December, with an average of 6.7h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in December in Alicante?

The average sunshine in December in Alicante, Spain, is 6.7h.

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

With an average maximum UV index of 3, December is the month with the lowest UV index in Alicante.

What is the UV index intensity in December in Alicante?

In December, the average daily maximum UV index in Alicante, Spain, is 3. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in December - Alicante, Spain
  • Average high temperature in December: 14.8°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (28.4°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January and February (14°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: 9.2°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (22.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (8.1°C).

Average pressure in December - Alicante, Spain
  • Average pressure in December: 1021.9mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is December (1021.9mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is April (1014.9mbar).

Average wind speed in December - Alicante, Spain
  • Average wind speed in December: 13km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (15.3km/h).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are August and October (10.1km/h).

Average humidity in December - Alicante, Spain
  • Average humidity in December: 68%

Months with the highest relative humidity are September, October and December (68%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is June (60%).

Average rainfall in December - Alicante, Spain
  • Average rainfall in December: 18mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is March (29mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is July (4mm).

Average rainfall days in December - Alicante, Spain
  • Average rainfall days in December: 4.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is April (9.6 days).
The month with the least rainy days is July (3 days).

Average snowfall in December - Alicante, Spain
  • Average snowfall in December: 0mm

The month with the highest snowfall is January (1mm).
Months with the least snowfall are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (0mm).

Average snowfall days in December - Alicante, Spain
  • Average snowfall days in December: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (0.1 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (0 days).

Average sea temperature in December - Alicante, Spain
  • Average sea temperature in December: 16.7°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (26.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (14.1°C).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Alicante, Spain
  • Average daylight in December: 9.5h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.8h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.5h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 6.7h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 12h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6.7h).

Average sunshine days in December - Alicante, Spain
  • Average sunshine days in December: 26.2 days

The month with the most sunshine days is July (27.1 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is April (19.9 days).

Average UV index in December - Alicante, Spain
  • Average UV index in December: 3

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 7).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 3).

Average cloud cover in December - Alicante, Spain
  • Average cloud cover in December: 25

Months with the most cloud cover are January, March and April (Cloud cover 27).
The month with the least cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 10).

Average visibility in December - Alicante, Spain
  • Average visibility in December: 10km

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (10km).