Weather in the Canary Islands in December 2016

Check the weather in the Canary Islands in December before you book your next holiday. Long-term weather averages give the best indication of the weather in December 2016 and include figures for temperature, sunshine and rainfall for the Canary Islands, Spain.

The December weather guide for the Canary Islands shown below is for Santa Cruz de Tenerife.

Weather in Canary Islands in December

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  • 19°C maximum daytime temperature in December in Canary Islands (Santa Cruz de Tenerife)19
    19°C max day temperature
  • 6 hours of sunshine per day (55% of daylight hours) in December in Canary Islands6
    6 hours of sunshine per day
  • 7 days with some rainfall in December in Canary Islands (Santa Cruz de Tenerife)7
    7 days with some rainfall
  • 14°C minimum night-time temperature in December in Canary Islands (Santa Cruz de Tenerife)14
    14°C min night temperature
  • 10 hours of daylight per day in December in Canary Islands (Santa Cruz de Tenerife)10
    10 hours of daylight per day
  • No heat & humidity in December in Canary Islands (Santa Cruz de Tenerife)0
    No heat & humidity
  • 74 mm monthly rainfall in December in Canary Islands (Santa Cruz de Tenerife)74
    74 mm of monthly rainfall
  • UV (maximum) index 4 (Moderate) in December in Canary Islands (Santa Cruz de Tenerife)4
    4 (Moderate) UV index
  • 21°C sea temperature in December in Canary Islands (Santa Cruz de Tenerife)21
    21°C sea temperature

The average maximum daytime temperature in Canary Islands in December is a comfortable 19°C (66°F). There are usually 6 hours of bright sunshine each day, which represents 55% of the 10 hours of daylight. The average sea temperature in and around Canary Islands in December is 21°C (70°F).

Expect 74mm (2.9 inches) of rainfall across the whole of December with 7 days with some rain falling. Maximum UV levels will be moderate (4 UV index) at midday when the skies are clear. The average night-time temperature is usually a comfortable 14°C (57°F). The weather in Canary Islands in December is represented by Santa Cruz de Tenerife.

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

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Canary Islands sunrise & sunset times for December 2016

Browse the sunrise & sunset times for Canary Islands in December 2016. Select a month to view Canary Islands sunrise & sunset times for the next twelve months. The Canary Islands sunrise & sunset times shown below are for Santa Cruz de Tenerife.

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Date Sunrise times Sunset times
Thursday, 1st December 2016 07:40 18:08
Friday, 2nd December 2016 07:41 18:08
Saturday, 3rd December 2016 07:42 18:08
Sunday, 4th December 2016 07:43 18:08
Monday, 5th December 2016 07:43 18:08
Tuesday, 6th December 2016 07:44 18:08
Wednesday, 7th December 2016 07:45 18:09
Thursday, 8th December 2016 07:45 18:09
Friday, 9th December 2016 07:46 18:09
Saturday, 10th December 2016 07:47 18:09
Sunday, 11th December 2016 07:47 18:09
Monday, 12th December 2016 07:48 18:10
Tuesday, 13th December 2016 07:49 18:10
Wednesday, 14th December 2016 07:49 18:10
Thursday, 15th December 2016 07:50 18:11
Friday, 16th December 2016 07:51 18:11
Saturday, 17th December 2016 07:51 18:11
Sunday, 18th December 2016 07:52 18:12
Monday, 19th December 2016 07:52 18:12
Tuesday, 20th December 2016 07:53 18:13
Wednesday, 21st December 2016 07:53 18:13
Thursday, 22nd December 2016 07:54 18:14
Friday, 23rd December 2016 07:54 18:14
Saturday, 24th December 2016 07:55 18:15
Sunday, 25th December 2016 07:55 18:15
Monday, 26th December 2016 07:56 18:16
Tuesday, 27th December 2016 07:56 18:17
Wednesday, 28th December 2016 07:56 18:17
Thursday, 29th December 2016 07:57 18:18
Friday, 30th December 2016 07:57 18:19
Saturday, 31st December 2016 07:57 18:19
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