Weather in Phuket Island, Thailand in December

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December is a hot and slightly rainy time for sunbathing in Phuket Island. December is an excellent month for swimming in Phuket Island with very warm sea temperatures. Consider visiting Phuket Island in the months of January, February, March, December, for the best beach weather. Also consider one of our other suggestions for December.

Temperature in Phuket Island in December

The average maximum temperature in Phuket Island in December is 31°. The average maximum temperature is 31° in the previous month and 32° in the next month.

The average temperature in Phuket Island in December is 27°. The average temperature ranges is 28° in the previous month and 28° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Phuket Island in December is 24°. The minimum temperature is 24° in the previous month and 24° in the next month.

Sunshine in Phuket Island in December

The average day light hours per day in Phuket Island in December are 11.7 and there are 5.8 hours of sunshine per day on average during December making it a sunny month that is overcast at times.

The ultraviolet index in Phuket Island in December is typically 11.1 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 Phuket Island in December

The average sea water temperature in Phuket Island in December is 28.2° which is very warm and ideal for relaxing and swimming for the whole day.

Rainfall in Phuket Island in December

The average total rainfall in Phuket Island in December is 21.7cm and on average there are 10.6 rainy days in December making it a slightly wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Phuket Island in December

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Phuket Island in December is 24° 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 25° in the previous month and 24° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Phuket Island in December is typically 90.8%. The maximum relative humidity is 94.1% in the previous month and 90.5% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Phuket Island in December is typically 75.7%. The average relative humidity is 80.5% in the previous month and 73.4% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Phuket Island in December

The average maximum wind speed in Phuket Island in December is typically 24kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 20kmh in the previous month and 25kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Phuket Island in December is typically 9kmh. The average wind speed is 6kmh in the previous month and 9kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Phuket Island in December is from the East-Northeast.

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