Weather in Queensland, Australia in December

So you're interested in going to Queensland, Australia in December

December is a hot and rainy time for sunbathing in Queensland. December is an excellent month for swimming in Queensland with very warm sea temperatures. Consider visiting Queensland in the months of September, October, November, December, for the best beach weather. Also consider one of our other suggestions for December.

Temperature in Queensland in December

The average maximum temperature in Queensland in December is 29°. The average maximum temperature is 28° in the previous month and 29° in the next month.

The average temperature in Queensland in December is 25°. The average temperature ranges is 24° in the previous month and 26° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Queensland in December is 22°. The minimum temperature is 20° in the previous month and 23° in the next month.

Sunshine in Queensland in December

The average day light hours per day in Queensland in December are 13.5 and there are 6.3 hours of sunshine per day on average during December making it a quite sunny month with some cloud cover.

The ultraviolet index in Queensland in December is typically 14.4 during December. An ultraviolet index reading above 11 indicates an extreme risk of harm from unprotected sun exposure. Unprotected skin risks burning in less than 10 minutes. Take all precautions because unprotected skin and eyes can burn in minutes. Tanning will be safest before 10am and after 4pm but only with a good application of sun screen. For those with sensitive skin stay in the shade and wear protective clothing, a wide-brimmed hat, and UV-blocking sunglasses. Generously apply broad spectrum SPF 30+ sunscreen every 2 hours, even on cloudy days. Watch out for relections from water that may increase ultraviolet exposure.

Sea Temperature in Queensland in December

The average sea water temperature in Queensland in December is 26.2° which is very warm and ideal for relaxing and swimming for the whole day.

Rainfall in Queensland in December

The average total rainfall in Queensland in December is 72.1cm and on average there are 13.5 rainy days in December making it a wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Queensland in December

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Queensland in December is 22° which is very humid and quite uncomfortable for most unless you are on a beach. At night you would most likely require a fan. The dew point is 20° in the previous month and 23° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Queensland in December is typically 89.6%. The maximum relative humidity is 89.2% in the previous month and 91.8% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Queensland in December is typically 73%. The average relative humidity is 72% in the previous month and 76.4% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Queensland in December

The average maximum wind speed in Queensland in December is typically 29kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 30kmh in the previous month and 29kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Queensland in December is typically 16kmh. The average wind speed is 17kmh in the previous month and 17kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Queensland in December is from the East-Northeast.

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