Poole
United Kingdom
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

December weather forecast and climate
Poole, United Kingdom

December, the first month of the winter, in Poole, is still a chilly month, with average temperature ranging between max 9°C (48.2°F) and min 3°C (37.4°F).

Temperature

In December, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in November - a frosty 9°C (48.2°F). In Poole, the average low-temperature is 3°C (37.4°F).

Rainfall

Throughout December, 67.2mm (2.6") of precipitation is accumulated. During the entire year, Poole aggregates up to 592.7mm (23.3") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In Poole, the average water temperature is 11.9°C (53.4°F).
Note: Swimming in 11.9°C (53.4°F) is considered dangerous. Unprotected immersion in temperatures below 10°C (50°F) causes quickly maximum intensity cold shock with hyperventilation.

Daylight

With an average of 8.1h of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year.

What is the temperature in December in Poole?

The average high-temperature, in December, in Poole, is 9°C (48.2°F), while the average low-temperature is 3°C (37.4°F).

How much does it rain in Poole in December?

Throughout December, in Poole, United Kingdom, 67.2mm (2.6") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the water temperature in December in Poole?

In December, the average sea temperature in Poole, United Kingdom, is 11.9°C (53.4°F). At temperatures below 10°C (50°F), swimming in a suitably protected swimsuit is feasible; otherwise, cold shock and loss of breathing control are imminent. Even a short swim, without thermal protection, at temperatures around 13°C (55.4°F) is not comfortable.

What is the month with the shortest days in Poole?

The month with the shortest days in Poole is December, with an average of 8.1h of daylight.

How many hours of daylight does Poole have in December?

In December, the average length of the day in Poole is 8.1h.
Average temperature in December - Poole, United Kingdom
  • Average high temperature in December: 9°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (22°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January and February (8°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: 3°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (12°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and February (2°C).

Average rainfall in December - Poole, United Kingdom
  • Average rainfall in December: 67.2mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (73.5mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is May (29.2mm).

Average sea temperature in December - Poole, United Kingdom
  • Average sea temperature in December: 11.9°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is September (17.1°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is March (8.8°C).

Average daylight in December - Poole, United Kingdom
  • Average daylight in December: 8.1h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 16.4h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.1h).