Weather in Machu Picchu in December 2016

Check the weather in Machu Picchu in December before you book your next holiday in Peru. Long-term weather averages give the best indication of the weather in December 2016 and include figures for temperature, sunshine and rainfall plus sunrise & sunset times for Machu Picchu, Peru.

Weather in Machu Picchu in December

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  • 26°C maximum daytime temperature in December in Machu Picchu26
    26°C max day temperature
  • 6 hours of sunshine per day (47% of daylight hours) in December in Machu Picchu6
    6 hours of sunshine per day
  • 13 days with some rainfall in December in Machu Picchu13
    13 days with some rainfall
  • 13°C minimum night-time temperature in December in Machu Picchu13
    13°C min night temperature
  • 13 hours of daylight per day in December in Machu Picchu13
    13 hours of daylight per day
  • No heat & humidity in December in Machu Picchu0
    No heat & humidity
  • 121 mm monthly rainfall in December in Machu Picchu121
    121 mm of monthly rainfall
  • UV (maximum) index 11+ (Extreme) in December in Machu Picchu11
    11+ (Extreme) UV index

The average maximum daytime temperature in Machu Picchu in December is a warm 26°C (79°F). There are usually 6 hours of bright sunshine each day, which represents 47% of the 13 hours of daylight.

Expect 121mm (4.8 inches) of rainfall across the whole of December with 13 days with some rain falling. Maximum UV levels will be extreme (11+ UV index) at midday when the skies are clear. The average night-time temperature is usually a cool 13°C (55°F).

Metric (°C / mm)  |  Imperial (°F / inches)

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Machu Picchu sunrise & sunset times for December 2016

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Date Sunrise times Sunset times
Thursday, 1st December 2016 05:14 18:05
Friday, 2nd December 2016 05:14 18:05
Saturday, 3rd December 2016 05:14 18:06
Sunday, 4th December 2016 05:15 18:07
Monday, 5th December 2016 05:15 18:07
Tuesday, 6th December 2016 05:15 18:08
Wednesday, 7th December 2016 05:16 18:08
Thursday, 8th December 2016 05:16 18:09
Friday, 9th December 2016 05:16 18:09
Saturday, 10th December 2016 05:17 18:10
Sunday, 11th December 2016 05:17 18:10
Monday, 12th December 2016 05:17 18:11
Tuesday, 13th December 2016 05:18 18:12
Wednesday, 14th December 2016 05:18 18:12
Thursday, 15th December 2016 05:19 18:13
Friday, 16th December 2016 05:19 18:13
Saturday, 17th December 2016 05:19 18:14
Sunday, 18th December 2016 05:20 18:14
Monday, 19th December 2016 05:20 18:15
Tuesday, 20th December 2016 05:21 18:15
Wednesday, 21st December 2016 05:21 18:16
Thursday, 22nd December 2016 05:22 18:16
Friday, 23rd December 2016 05:22 18:17
Saturday, 24th December 2016 05:23 18:17
Sunday, 25th December 2016 05:23 18:18
Monday, 26th December 2016 05:24 18:18
Tuesday, 27th December 2016 05:25 18:18
Wednesday, 28th December 2016 05:25 18:19
Thursday, 29th December 2016 05:26 18:19
Friday, 30th December 2016 05:26 18:20
Saturday, 31st December 2016 05:27 18:20
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