Weather in Tasmania, Australia in December

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

December is a warm and slightly rainy time for sunbathing in Tasmania. December is too cold for swimming in Tasmania for any length of time, unless you have a wetsuit. Consider visiting Tasmania in the months of January, February, March, December, for the best beach weather. Also consider one of our other suggestions for December.

Temperature in Tasmania in December

The average maximum temperature in Tasmania in December is 21°. The average maximum temperature is 19° in the previous month and 23° in the next month.

The average temperature in Tasmania in December is 16°. The average temperature ranges is 14° in the previous month and 17° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Tasmania in December is 11°. The minimum temperature is 10° in the previous month and 12° in the next month.

Sunshine in Tasmania in December

The average day light hours per day in Tasmania in December are 15.3 and there are 12.6 hours of sunshine per day on average during December making it a extremely sunny and pleasant month with exceptionally long bright days.

The ultraviolet index in Tasmania in December is typically 11.2 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 Tasmania in December

The average sea water temperature in Tasmania in December is 13.2° which is cold for swimming, a full wet suit is required to spend any length of time in the sea.

Rainfall in Tasmania in December

The average total rainfall in Tasmania in December is 0.5cm and on average there are 14.4 rainy days in December making it a slightly wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Tasmania in December

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Tasmania in December is 11° which is very comfortable. The dew point is 10° in the previous month and 12° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Tasmania in December is typically 82.1%. The maximum relative humidity is 85% in the previous month and 81.1% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Tasmania in December is typically 59.1%. The average relative humidity is 62.9% in the previous month and 57.6% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Tasmania in December

The average maximum wind speed in Tasmania in December is typically 34kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 33kmh in the previous month and 36kmh in the next month.

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

The average wind direction in Tasmania in December is from the West-Northwest.