Maspalomas
Spain
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

December weather forecast and climate
Maspalomas, Spain

The first month of the winter, December, is also an agreeable month in Maspalomas, Spain, with temperature in the range of an average low of 18.5°C (65.3°F) and an average high of 20.5°C (68.9°F).

Temperature

In Maspalomas, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in November - a still pleasant 20.5°C (68.9°F). In Maspalomas, in December, the average low-temperature is 18.5°C (65.3°F).

Humidity

With an average relative humidity of 68%, December is the least humid month.

Rainfall

In Maspalomas, during December, the rain falls for 4.5 days and regularly aggregates up to 6mm (0.24") of precipitation. In Maspalomas, during the entire year, the rain falls for 45.2 days and collects up to 74mm (2.91") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In Maspalomas, the average seawater temperature is 20°C (68°F).
Note: For most, swimming in 20°C (68°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 Maspalomas is December, with an average of 10.4h of daylight.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in December is 9.2h.

UV index

January through May and December, with an average maximum UV index of 5, are months with the lowest UV index in Maspalomas. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health risk from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 5 transform into the following instructions:
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. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun.

What is the temperature in December in Maspalomas?

In Maspalomas, Spain, in December, the average high-temperature is 20.5°C (68.9°F), and the average low-temperature is 18.5°C (65.3°F).

What is the least humid month in Maspalomas?

With an average relative humidity of 68%, December is the least humid month in Maspalomas.

What is the average humidity in December in Maspalomas?

The average relative humidity in December is 68%.

How many days does it rain in December in Maspalomas?

In Maspalomas, in December, it is raining for 4.5 days, with typically 6mm (0.24") of accumulated precipitation.

How cold is the water in December in Maspalomas?

In December, the average sea temperature in Maspalomas is 20°C (68°F). For swimming, a surface water temperature of 20°C (68°F) is not enjoyable for the majority. It is not considered safe, as controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as water temperature decreases below 21°C (69.8°F).

What is the month with the shortest days in Maspalomas?

December has the shortest days of the year in Maspalomas, Spain, with an average of 10.4h of daylight.

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

The average length of the day in December in Maspalomas is 10.4h.

How many hours of sunshine does Maspalomas have in December?

The average sunshine in December in Maspalomas is 9.2h.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in Maspalomas?

Months with the lowest UV index in Maspalomas are January through May and December, with an average maximum UV index of 5.

What is the UV index intensity in December in Maspalomas?

In December, the average daily maximum UV index in Maspalomas is 5. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in December - Maspalomas, Spain
  • Average high temperature in December: 20.5°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (25.3°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is February (18.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: 18.5°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is September (21.9°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (16.6°C).

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

The month with the highest relative humidity is September (77%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is December (68%).

Average rainfall in December - Maspalomas, Spain
  • Average rainfall in December: 6mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (15mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is July (1mm).

Average rainfall days in December - Maspalomas, Spain
  • Average rainfall days in December: 4.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is October (6.7 days).
The month with the least rainy days is July (1.1 days).

Average sea temperature in December - Maspalomas, Spain
  • Average sea temperature in December: 20°C

The best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are September and October (23°C).
The coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are January, February, March and April (19°C).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Maspalomas, Spain
  • Average daylight in December: 10.4h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.9h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.4h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 9.2h

Months with the most sunshine are July and August (Average sunshine: 9.9h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 9h).

Average UV index in December - Maspalomas, Spain
  • Average UV index in December: 5

Months with the highest UV index are June, July, August, September, October and November (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, April, May and December (UV index 5).