Weather in Wales, United Kingdom in December

So you're interested in going to Wales, United Kingdom in December

December is a very cold and slightly rainy time for sunbathing in Wales, and not recommended. December is too cold for swimming in Wales for any length of time, unless you have a wetsuit. Consider visiting Wales in the months of June, July, August, September, for the best beach weather. Also consider one of our other suggestions for December.

Temperature in Wales in December

The average maximum temperature in Wales in December is . The average maximum temperature is 11° in the previous month and in the next month.

The average temperature in Wales in December is . The average temperature ranges is in the previous month and in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Wales in December is . The minimum temperature is in the previous month and in the next month.

Sunshine in Wales in December

The average day light hours per day in Wales in December are 7.8 and there are 1.6 hours of sunshine per day on average during December making it not a particularly sunny month.

The ultraviolet index in Wales in December is typically 0.6 during December. An ultraviolet index reading of 0 to 2 indicates low danger from the sun's UV rays for the average person. Most people will be able to spend several hours in the sun with out a problem, however unprotected skin risks burning in less than 1 hour. Wear sunglasses on bright days. Only those that burn easily will need to apply sunscreen. Watch out for relections from water that may increase ultraviolet exposure.

Sea Temperature in Wales in December

The average sea water temperature in Wales in December is 11.3° which is very cold and bracing, it's not recommended you swim with out a full wet suit.

Rainfall in Wales in December

The average total rainfall in Wales in December is 3.9cm and on average there are 14.8 rainy days in December making it a slightly wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Wales in December

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Wales in December is which is a bit dry for some. The dew point is in the previous month and in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Wales in December is typically 96.5%. The maximum relative humidity is 96.4% in the previous month and 97.3% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Wales in December is typically 85.4%. The average relative humidity is 85.6% in the previous month and 87.9% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Wales in December

The average maximum wind speed in Wales in December is typically 43kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 37kmh in the previous month and 37kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Wales in December is typically 26kmh. The average wind speed is 21kmh in the previous month and 24kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Wales in December is from the West.