Amundsen-Scott (South Pole) weather in December 2020

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  • -27°C maximum daytime temperature in December in Amundsen-Scott (South Pole)-27
    -27°C max day temperature
  • 19 hours of sunshine per day
  • 0 days with some rainfall in December in Amundsen-Scott (South Pole)0
    0 days with some rainfall
  • -29°C minimum night-time temperature in December in Amundsen-Scott (South Pole)-29
    -29°C min night temperature
  • 24 hours of daylight per day in December in Amundsen-Scott (South Pole)24
    24 hours of daylight per day
  • No heat & humidity in December in Amundsen-Scott (South Pole)0
    No heat & humidity
  • 0 mm monthly rainfall in December in Amundsen-Scott (South Pole)0
    0 mm of monthly rainfall
  • UV (maximum) index 1 (Low) in December in Amundsen-Scott (South Pole)1
    1 (Low) UV index

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The December weather guide for Amundsen-Scott (South Pole), Antarctica shows long term weather averages processed from data supplied by CRU (University of East Anglia), the Met Office & the Netherlands Meteorological Institute. Find out more about our data sources.

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How cold is it in Amundsen-Scott (South Pole) in December?

Daytime temperatures usually reach -27°C in Amundsen-Scott (South Pole) in December, falling to -29°C at night.

How sunny is it in Amundsen-Scott (South Pole) in December?

There are normally 19 hours of bright sunshine each day in Amundsen-Scott (South Pole) in December - that's 81% of daylight hours.

Does it ever rain in Amundsen-Scott (South Pole) in December?

There are usually no days with some rain in Amundsen-Scott (South Pole) in December and the average monthly rainfall is 0mm. Rain may fall as snow in this month.

Amundsen-Scott (South Pole) sunrise & sunset times for December 2020

Browse the sunrise & sunset times for Amundsen-Scott (South Pole) in December 2020. Select a month to view Amundsen-Scott (South Pole) sunrise & sunset times for the next twelve months.

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Date Sunrise times Sunset times
Tuesday, 1st December 2020 Daylight all day
Wednesday, 16th December 2020 Daylight all day
Thursday, 31st December 2020 Daylight all day
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