Weather in Galapagos Islands, Ecuador in December

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December is a hot time for sunbathing in Galapagos Islands. December is a good month for swimming in Galapagos Islands with warm sea temperatures. Consider visiting Galapagos Islands in the months of February, March, April, December, for the best beach weather. Also consider one of our other suggestions for December.

Temperature in Galapagos Islands in December

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

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

The average minimum temperature in Galapagos Islands in December is 23°. The minimum temperature is 22° in the previous month and 24° in the next month.

Sunshine in Galapagos Islands in December

The average day light hours per day in Galapagos Islands in December are 12.2 and there are 4.4 hours of sunshine per day on average during December making it a sunny month that is overcast at times.

The ultraviolet index in Galapagos Islands in December is typically 13.5 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 Galapagos Islands in December

The average sea water temperature in Galapagos Islands in December is 22.5° which is warm and pleasant for relaxing and swimming for long periods.

Wind Speed in Galapagos Islands in December

The average maximum wind speed in Galapagos Islands in December is typically 25kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 25kmh in the previous month and 22kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Galapagos Islands in December is typically 15kmh. The average wind speed is 16kmh in the previous month and 12kmh in the next month.

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

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