December weather forecast and climate
Taipei, Taiwan

Cloudy skies above the city of Taipei in Taiwan, with a bird
Cloudy skies above the city of Taipei in Taiwan, with a bird's eye view of the National Taiwan University buildings
The first month of the winter, December, is also an agreeable month in Taipei, Taiwan, with average temperature ranging between min 15.6°C (60.1°F) and max 20.7°C (69.3°F).

Temperature

In December, the average high-temperature slightly decreases, from a warm 24.2°C (75.6°F) in November, to an agreeable 20.7°C (69.3°F). The average low-temperature, in Taipei, Taiwan, is 15.6°C (60.1°F).

Humidity

In Taipei, the average relative humidity in December is 75.4%.

Rainfall

The month with the least rainfall is December when the rain falls for 11.7 days and typically collects 73.3mm (2.89") of precipitation.

Daylight

With an average of 10.6h of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year.

Sunshine

In December, the average sunshine in Taipei is 2.9h.

UV index

January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the lowest UV index. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 in December transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions against overexposure. Fair-skinned people may get burned in less than 20 minutes. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. 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 Taipei?

In Taipei, in December, the average high-temperature is 20.7°C (69.3°F), and the average low-temperature is 15.6°C (60.1°F).

What is the average humidity in December in Taipei?

The average relative humidity in December is 75.4%.

How many days does it rain in December in Taipei?

In December, the rain falls for 11.7 days. Throughout December, 73.3mm (2.89") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the driest month in Taipei?

The month with the least rainfall in Taipei is December when the rain falls for 11.7 days and typically collects 73.3mm (2.89") of precipitation.

What is the month with the shortest days in Taipei?

The month with the shortest days in Taipei, Taiwan, is December, with an average of 10.6h of daylight.

How many hours of daylight does Taipei have in December?

The average length of the day in December is 10.6h.

How long on average sun shines in December in Taipei?

In December, the average sunshine in Taipei, Taiwan, is 2.9h.

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

January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the lowest UV index in Taipei, Taiwan.

How high is the UV index in December in Taipei?

The average daily maximum UV index in December in Taipei, Taiwan, is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health threat from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in December - Taipei, Taiwan
  • Average high temperature in December: 20.7°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (34.3°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (19.1°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: 15.6°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (26.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (13.9°C).

Average humidity in December - Taipei, Taiwan
  • Average humidity in December: 75.4%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (80.6%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (73%).

Average rainfall in December - Taipei, Taiwan
  • Average rainfall in December: 73.3mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is September (360.5mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is December (73.3mm).

Average rainfall days in December - Taipei, Taiwan
  • Average rainfall days in December: 11.7 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are March and June (15.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is December (11.7 days).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Taipei, Taiwan
  • Average daylight in December: 10.6h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.7h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.6h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 2.9h

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 6.1h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 2.5h).

Average UV index in December - Taipei, Taiwan
  • Average UV index in December: 6

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 6).