Weather in New York City in December 2016

Check the weather in New York City in December before you book your next holiday in New York. Long-term weather averages give the best indication of the weather in December 2016 and include figures for temperature, sunshine and rainfall for New York City, New York, United States.

Weather in New York City in December

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  • 6°C maximum daytime temperature in December in New York City6
    6°C max day temperature
  • 5 hours of sunshine per day (48% of daylight hours) in December in New York City5
    5 hours of sunshine per day
  • 11 days with some rainfall in December in New York City11
    11 days with some rainfall
  • -1°C minimum night-time temperature in December in New York City-1
    -1°C min night temperature
  • 9 hours of daylight per day in December in New York City9
    9 hours of daylight per day
  • No heat & humidity in December in New York City0
    No heat & humidity
  • 94 mm monthly rainfall in December in New York City94
    94 mm of monthly rainfall
  • UV (maximum) index 1 (Low) in December in New York City1
    1 (Low) UV index
  • 8°C sea temperature in December in New York City8
    8°C sea temperature

The average maximum daytime temperature in New York City in December is a cold 6°C (43°F). There are usually 5 hours of bright sunshine each day, which represents 48% of the 9 hours of daylight. The average sea temperature in and around New York City in December is 8°C (46°F).

Expect 94mm (3.7 inches) of rainfall across the whole of December with 11 days with some rain falling. Maximum UV levels will be low (1 UV index) at midday when the skies are clear. The average night-time temperature is usually a very cold -1°C (30°F).

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New York City sunrise & sunset times for December 2016

Browse the sunrise & sunset times for New York City in December 2016. Select a month to view New York City sunrise & sunset times for the next twelve months.

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Date Sunrise times Sunset times
Thursday, 1st December 2016 07:01 16:29
Friday, 2nd December 2016 07:02 16:29
Saturday, 3rd December 2016 07:03 16:29
Sunday, 4th December 2016 07:04 16:29
Monday, 5th December 2016 07:05 16:28
Tuesday, 6th December 2016 07:06 16:28
Wednesday, 7th December 2016 07:07 16:28
Thursday, 8th December 2016 07:08 16:28
Friday, 9th December 2016 07:09 16:28
Saturday, 10th December 2016 07:09 16:29
Sunday, 11th December 2016 07:10 16:29
Monday, 12th December 2016 07:11 16:29
Tuesday, 13th December 2016 07:12 16:29
Wednesday, 14th December 2016 07:12 16:29
Thursday, 15th December 2016 07:13 16:30
Friday, 16th December 2016 07:14 16:30
Saturday, 17th December 2016 07:14 16:30
Sunday, 18th December 2016 07:15 16:31
Monday, 19th December 2016 07:16 16:31
Tuesday, 20th December 2016 07:16 16:32
Wednesday, 21st December 2016 07:17 16:32
Thursday, 22nd December 2016 07:17 16:33
Friday, 23rd December 2016 07:18 16:33
Saturday, 24th December 2016 07:18 16:34
Sunday, 25th December 2016 07:18 16:34
Monday, 26th December 2016 07:19 16:35
Tuesday, 27th December 2016 07:19 16:36
Wednesday, 28th December 2016 07:19 16:36
Thursday, 29th December 2016 07:20 16:37
Friday, 30th December 2016 07:20 16:38
Saturday, 31st December 2016 07:20 16:39
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