Weather in California in December 2016

Check the weather in California 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 California, United States.

The December weather guide for California shown below is for Los Angeles.

Weather in California in December

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  • 20°C maximum daytime temperature in December in California (Los Angeles)20
    20°C max day temperature
  • 7 hours of sunshine per day (69% of daylight hours) in December in California7
    7 hours of sunshine per day
  • 5 days with some rainfall in December in California (Los Angeles)5
    5 days with some rainfall
  • 8°C minimum night-time temperature in December in California (Los Angeles)8
    8°C min night temperature
  • 10 hours of daylight per day in December in California (Los Angeles)10
    10 hours of daylight per day
  • No heat & humidity in December in California (Los Angeles)0
    No heat & humidity
  • 53 mm monthly rainfall in December in California (Los Angeles)53
    53 mm of monthly rainfall
  • UV (maximum) index 3 (Moderate) in December in California (Los Angeles)3
    3 (Moderate) UV index

The average maximum daytime temperature in California in December is a comfortable 20°C (68°F). There are usually 7 hours of bright sunshine each day, which represents 69% of the 10 hours of daylight.

Expect 53mm (2.1 inches) of rainfall across the whole of December with 5 days with some rain falling. Maximum UV levels will be moderate (3 UV index) at midday when the skies are clear. The average night-time temperature is usually a cool 8°C (46°F). The weather in California in December is represented by Los Angeles.

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

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California sunrise & sunset times for December 2016

Browse the sunrise & sunset times for California in December 2016. Select a month to view California sunrise & sunset times for the next twelve months. The California sunrise & sunset times shown below are for Los Angeles.


Date Sunrise times Sunset times
Thursday, 1st December 2016 06:41 16:44
Friday, 2nd December 2016 06:42 16:44
Saturday, 3rd December 2016 06:43 16:43
Sunday, 4th December 2016 06:43 16:43
Monday, 5th December 2016 06:44 16:44
Tuesday, 6th December 2016 06:45 16:44
Wednesday, 7th December 2016 06:46 16:44
Thursday, 8th December 2016 06:47 16:44
Friday, 9th December 2016 06:47 16:44
Saturday, 10th December 2016 06:48 16:44
Sunday, 11th December 2016 06:49 16:44
Monday, 12th December 2016 06:50 16:45
Tuesday, 13th December 2016 06:50 16:45
Wednesday, 14th December 2016 06:51 16:45
Thursday, 15th December 2016 06:52 16:45
Friday, 16th December 2016 06:52 16:46
Saturday, 17th December 2016 06:53 16:46
Sunday, 18th December 2016 06:53 16:47
Monday, 19th December 2016 06:54 16:47
Tuesday, 20th December 2016 06:54 16:48
Wednesday, 21st December 2016 06:55 16:48
Thursday, 22nd December 2016 06:55 16:49
Friday, 23rd December 2016 06:56 16:49
Saturday, 24th December 2016 06:56 16:50
Sunday, 25th December 2016 06:57 16:50
Monday, 26th December 2016 06:57 16:51
Tuesday, 27th December 2016 06:57 16:52
Wednesday, 28th December 2016 06:58 16:52
Thursday, 29th December 2016 06:58 16:53
Friday, 30th December 2016 06:58 16:54
Saturday, 31st December 2016 06:58 16:54
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