Weather in Malta in December

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Visiting Malta in December

December has average maximum temperatures of 17°C (63°F) which is a little too chilly for sunbathing. The sunshine percentage is 63.1% making it sunny but overcast at times. The hours of sunshine per day are 6.1hrs. December has total rainfall of 16cm (6.3inches) making it a bit rainy but with only moderate showers. There are 17.2 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the clear days. It is not a good time for sunbathing in Malta. Sea temperatures are a chilly 18°C (65°F). December is a little too cold to enjoy swimming in Malta for prolonged periods of time.

Consider visiting Malta in the months of June, July, August, September, for the best beach weather.

Also consider one of our other suggestions for December.

Can you sunbathe in Malta in December?

No, December is not a good time for sunbathing in Malta.

December has average maximum temperatures of 17°C (63°F) which is a little too chilly for sunbathing. The sunshine percentage is 63.1% making it sunny but overcast at times. The hours of sunshine per day are 6.1hrs. December has total rainfall of 16cm (6.3inches) making it a bit rainy but with only moderate showers. There are 17.2 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the clear days.

More about December temperature and sunshine.

Can you swim in Malta in December?

Probably not, December is a little too cold to enjoy swimming in Malta for prolonged periods of time with the sea water at 18°C (65°F).

More about December sea temperatures.

Is December a good time to holiday in Malta?

Probably not, December is not a good time for a holiday in Malta.

December has average maximum temperatures of 17°C (63°F) which is a little too chilly for sunbathing. The sunshine percentage is 63.1% making it sunny but overcast at times. The hours of sunshine per day are 6.1hrs. December has total rainfall of 16cm (6.3inches) making it a bit rainy but with only moderate showers. There are 17.2 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the clear days. It is not a good time for sunbathing in Malta. Sea temperatures are a chilly 18°C (65°F). December is a little too cold to enjoy swimming in Malta for prolonged periods of time.

More about the December temperatures and sunshine.

Is Malta warm in December?

No, Malta is a little too chilly for sunbathing in December.

The average maximum temperature in Malta in December is 17°C (63°F). The average maximum temperature is 20°C (69°) in the previous month and 15°C (60°F) in the next month.

The average temperature in Malta in December is 14°C (58°F). The average temperature is 18°C (64°F) in the previous month and 13°C (55°F) in the next month.

More info about the December temperatures and sunshine.

How sunny is Malta in December?

The average day light hours per day in Malta in December are 9.7. The sunshine percentage is 63.1% making it sunny but overcast at times. The hours of sunshine per day are 6.1hrs.

More about December sunshine.

Temperature in Malta in December

The average maximum temperature in Malta in December is 17°C (63°F). The average maximum temperature is 20°C (69°F) in the previous month and 15°C (60°F) in the next month.

The average temperature in Malta in December is 14°C (58°F). The average temperature is 18°C (64°F) in the previous month and 13°C (55°F) in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Malta in December is 12°C (53°F). The minimum temperature is 15°C (59°F) in the previous month and 10°C (50°F) in the next month.

Sunshine in Malta in December

During December the average day light hours are 9.7 per day in Malta. The sunshine percentage is 63.1% making it sunny but overcast at times. The hours of sunshine per day are 6.1hrs.

The ultraviolet index in Malta in December is typically 2.3 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 Malta in December

The average sea water temperature in Malta in December is 18.4°C (65.1°F) which is cool for swimming, shorty wetsuit may help you extend your time in the water.

Rainfall in Malta in December

The average total rainfall in Malta in December is 16cm (6.3inches) and on average there are 17.2 rainy days in December making it a wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Malta in December

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Malta in December is 12°C (53°F) which is very comfortable. The dew point is 15°C (59°F) in the previous month and 11°C (11°F) in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Malta in December is typically 88.8%. The maximum relative humidity is 89.7% in the previous month and 90.7% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Malta in December is typically 74.3%. The average relative humidity is 75.4% in the previous month and 77.4% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Malta in December

The average maximum wind speed in Malta in December is typically 27KM/H (16MPH). The average maximum wind speed is 24KM/H (15MPH) in the previous month and 27KM/H (17MPH) in the next month.

The average wind speed in Malta in December is typically 16KM/H (10MPH). The average wind speed is 14KM/H (8MPH) in the previous month and 15KM/H (9MPH) in the next month.

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

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