Weather in Dominica in December

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

Temperature in Dominica in December

The average maximum temperature in Dominica in December is 28°. The average maximum temperature is 30° in the previous month and 28° in the next month.

The average temperature in Dominica in December is 26°. The average temperature ranges is 27° in the previous month and 26° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Dominica in December is 23°. The minimum temperature is 24° in the previous month and 23° in the next month.

Sunshine in Dominica in December

The average day light hours per day in Dominica in December are 11.2 and there are 6.9 hours of sunshine per day on average during December making it a quite sunny month with some cloud cover.

The ultraviolet index in Dominica in December is typically 8.4 during December. An ultraviolet index reading of 8 to 10 indicates a very high risk of harm from unprotected sun exposure. Unprotected skin risks burning in less than 15 minutes. Take extra precautions because unprotected skin and eyes will be damaged and can burn quickly. 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 Dominica in December

The average sea water temperature in Dominica in December is 27.2° which is very warm and ideal for relaxing and swimming for the whole day.

Rainfall in Dominica in December

The average total rainfall in Dominica in December is 2.8cm and on average there are 14.9 rainy days in December making it a slightly wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Dominica in December

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Dominica in December is 23° 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 24° in the previous month and 22° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Dominica in December is typically 88.5%. The maximum relative humidity is 90.3% in the previous month and 85.7% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Dominica in December is typically 75.3%. The average relative humidity is 76.5% in the previous month and 73.2% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Dominica in December

The average maximum wind speed in Dominica in December is typically 21kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 19kmh in the previous month and 24kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Dominica in December is typically 13kmh. The average wind speed is 10kmh in the previous month and 15kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Dominica in December is from the East-Southeast.

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