Bideford
United Kingdom
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

December weather forecast and climate
Bideford, United Kingdom

December, the first month of the winter, in Bideford, is also a frosty month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 9°C (48.2°F) and an average low of 5°C (41°F).

Temperature

In Bideford, the average high-temperature in December is practically the same as in November - a chilly 9°C (48.2°F). The average low-temperature, in December, is 5°C (41°F).

Rainfall

In Bideford, United Kingdom, during 3 rainfall days, 81mm (3.2") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Bideford, during the entire year, the rain falls for 53 days and collects up to 740mm (29.1") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In Bideford, United Kingdom, the average water temperature is 11.3°C (52.3°F).
Note: Swimming in 11.3°C (52.3°F) is considered dangerous. Unprotected immersion in temperatures below 10°C (50°F) causes quickly maximum intensity cold shock with hyperventilation.

Daylight

With an average of 8h of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year in Bideford, United Kingdom.

What is the temperature in December in Bideford?

In December, in Bideford, United Kingdom, the average high-temperature is 9°C (48.2°F), and the average low-temperature is 5°C (41°F).

How many days does it rain in December in Bideford?

In December, in Bideford, the rain falls for 3 days. Throughout December, 81mm (3.2") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the water temperature in December in Bideford?

In Bideford, in December, the average water temperature is 11.3°C (52.3°F). At temperatures below 10°C (50°F), swimming in a suitably protected swimsuit is feasible; otherwise, cold shock and loss of breathing control are imminent. Even a short swim, without thermal protection, at temperatures around 13°C (55.4°F) is not comfortable.

What is the month with the shortest days in Bideford?

December has the shortest days of the year in Bideford, with an average of 8h of daylight.

How many hours of daylight does Bideford have in December?

In December, the average length of the day in Bideford, United Kingdom, is 8h.
Average temperature in December - Bideford, United Kingdom
  • Average high temperature in December: 9°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (21°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January and February (8°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: 5°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (13°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (3°C).

Average rainfall in December - Bideford, United Kingdom
  • Average rainfall in December: 81mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (93mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is May (36mm).

Average rainfall days in December - Bideford, United Kingdom
  • Average rainfall days in December: 3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (6 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is December (3 days).

Average sea temperature in December - Bideford, United Kingdom
  • Average sea temperature in December: 11.3°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (17.2°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is March (8.3°C).

Average daylight in December - Bideford, United Kingdom
  • Average daylight in December: 8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 16.5h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8h).