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Visiting Puerto Rico in December

December is one of the best months to visit Puerto Rico for the best beach weather. It has the most sunshine and best sunbathing and swimming conditions of the year.

December has average maximum temperatures of 29°C (84°F) which is very warm and perfect for sunbathing on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 64.2% making it sunny but overcast at times. The hours of sunshine per day are 7.1hrs making the days quite long and bright. December has total rainfall of 9.6cm (3.8inches) making it mostly dry with only intermittent light showers. There are only 14.7 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of days. Sea temperatures are a very warm 27°C (81°F). December is an excellent month for swimming in Puerto Rico with very comfortable temperatures for bathing all day.

Also consider visiting Puerto Rico in one of the other best months of January, February, March, for the best beach weather.

Also consider one of our other suggestions for December.

Can you sunbathe in Puerto Rico in December?

Yes, December is a good time for sunbathing in Puerto Rico.

December has average maximum temperatures of 29°C (84°F) which is very warm and perfect for sunbathing on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 64.2% making it sunny but overcast at times. The hours of sunshine per day are 7.1hrs making the days quite long and bright. December has total rainfall of 9.6cm (3.8inches) making it mostly dry with only intermittent light showers. There are only 14.7 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of days.

More about December temperature and sunshine.

Can you swim in Puerto Rico in December?

Yes, December is an excellent month for swimming in Puerto Rico with very warm sea temperatures 27°C (81°F).

More about December sea temperatures.

Is December a good time to holiday in Puerto Rico?

Yes, December is a good time for a holiday in Puerto Rico.

December has average maximum temperatures of 29°C (84°F) which is very warm and perfect for sunbathing on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 64.2% making it sunny but overcast at times. The hours of sunshine per day are 7.1hrs making the days quite long and bright. December has total rainfall of 9.6cm (3.8inches) making it mostly dry with only intermittent light showers. There are only 14.7 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of days. Sea temperatures are a very warm 27°C (81°F). December is an excellent month for swimming in Puerto Rico with very comfortable temperatures for bathing all day.

More about the December temperatures and sunshine.

Is Puerto Rico warm in December?

Yes, Puerto Rico is very warm and perfect for sunbathing on clear days in December.

The average maximum temperature in Puerto Rico in December is 29°C (84°F). The average maximum temperature is 30°C (86°) in the previous month and 28°C (82°F) in the next month.

The average temperature in Puerto Rico in December is 26°C (78°F). The average temperature is 27°C (80°F) in the previous month and 25°C (77°F) in the next month.

More info about the December temperatures and sunshine.

How sunny is Puerto Rico in December?

The average day light hours per day in Puerto Rico in December are 11.1. The sunshine percentage is 64.2% making it sunny but overcast at times. The hours of sunshine per day are 7.1hrs making the days quite long and bright.

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Temperature in Puerto Rico in December

The average maximum temperature in Puerto Rico in December is 29°C (84°F). The average maximum temperature is 30°C (86°F) in the previous month and 28°C (82°F) in the next month.

The average temperature in Puerto Rico in December is 26°C (78°F). The average temperature is 27°C (80°F) in the previous month and 25°C (77°F) in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Puerto Rico in December is 23°C (73°F). The minimum temperature is 24°C (75°F) in the previous month and 22°C (71°F) in the next month.

Sunshine in Puerto Rico in December

During December the average day light hours are 11.1 per day in Puerto Rico. The sunshine percentage is 64.2% making it sunny but overcast at times. The hours of sunshine per day are 7.1hrs making the days quite long and bright.

The ultraviolet index in Puerto Rico in December is typically 7.6 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 Puerto Rico in December

The average sea water temperature in Puerto Rico in December is 27.2°C (81.0°F) which is very warm and ideal for relaxing and swimming for the whole day.

Rainfall in Puerto Rico in December

The average total rainfall in Puerto Rico in December is 9.6cm (3.8inches) and on average there are 14.7 rainy days in December making it a pretty wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Puerto Rico in December

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Puerto Rico in December is 22°C (72°F) 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°C (74°F) in the previous month and 22°C (22°F) in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Puerto Rico in December is typically 89%. The maximum relative humidity is 90.3% in the previous month and 90.3% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Puerto Rico in December is typically 75.6%. The average relative humidity is 77.5% in the previous month and 76.7% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Puerto Rico in December

The average maximum wind speed in Puerto Rico in December is typically 22KM/H (14MPH). The average maximum wind speed is 22KM/H (13MPH) in the previous month and 23KM/H (14MPH) in the next month.

The average wind speed in Puerto Rico in December is typically 11KM/H (7MPH). The average wind speed is 10KM/H (6MPH) in the previous month and 12KM/H (8MPH) in the next month.

The average wind direction in Puerto Rico in December is from the East-Northeast.

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