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 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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