Weather in Tenerife, Spain in December

So you're interested in going to Tenerife, Spain in December

December is a warm and dry time for sunbathing in Tenerife. December is a good month for swimming in Tenerife with warm sea temperatures. Consider visiting Tenerife in the months of June, July, August, September, for the best beach weather. Also consider one of our other suggestions for December.

Temperature in Tenerife in December

The average maximum temperature in Tenerife in December is 21°. The average maximum temperature is 23° in the previous month and 20° in the next month.

The average temperature in Tenerife in December is 18°. The average temperature ranges is 20° in the previous month and 17° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Tenerife in December is 16°. The minimum temperature is 18° in the previous month and 14° in the next month.

Sunshine in Tenerife in December

The average day light hours per day in Tenerife in December are 10.4 and there are 7.1 hours of sunshine per day on average during December making it a quite sunny month with some cloud cover.

The ultraviolet index in Tenerife in December is typically 4.2 during December. An ultraviolet index reading of 3 to 5 indicates there is a moderate risk of harm from unprotected sun exposure. Keep out of the sun during the strongest hours around midday when unprotected skin risks burning in less than 30 minutes. For the sensitive 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, and after swimming or sweating. Tanning for hours is possible with the right application of sun cream. Watch out for relections from water that may increase ultraviolet exposure.

Sea Temperature in Tenerife in December

The average sea water temperature in Tenerife in December is 20.7° which is comfortable for swimming though some may prefer warmer water.

Rainfall in Tenerife in December

The average total rainfall in Tenerife in December is 0.1cm and on average there are 5.6 rainy days in December making it a dry time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Tenerife in December

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Tenerife in December is 14° which is comfortable for everyone. The dew point is 16° in the previous month and 13° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Tenerife in December is typically 79%. The maximum relative humidity is 78.6% in the previous month and 77.9% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Tenerife in December is typically 65.8%. The average relative humidity is 65.8% in the previous month and 63.5% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Tenerife in December

The average maximum wind speed in Tenerife in December is typically 28kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 28kmh in the previous month and 28kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Tenerife in December is typically 17kmh. The average wind speed is 15kmh in the previous month and 16kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Tenerife in December is from the East.

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