Weather in December
sees the full onset of winter, characterized by rapidly dropping temperatures. With a high of -0.7°C (30.7°F), the city enters the cold spell, marking a stark contrast from the warmer days of November
. The daylight hours diminish to their lowest point, hinting at the long, cold winter nights. Amid the chill, preparations for the end of the year festivities create a warm and hospitable atmosphere within the city, offering some respite from the harsh weather.
Transitioning from November to December involves a subtle drop in average high-temperatures, descending from an icy 4.1°C (39.4°F) to a freezing cold -0.7°C (30.7°F). Zhytomyr experiences a steady nighttime temperature of -5.6°C (21.9°F) throughout the month of December.
Throughout December, 34mm (1.34") of precipitation is accumulated. During the entire year, Zhytomyr aggregates up to 570mm (22.44") of precipitation.
The month with the shortest days is December, with an average of 8h and 6min of daylight.
On the first day of December, sunrise is at 07:43 and sunset at 16:05. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 08:04 and sunset at 16:12 EET.