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Antarctica weather in December 2021
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Below are average maximum temperatures at popular destinations in Antarctica in December. Select a destination to see more weather parameters.
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The December weather guide for 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.
How cold is it in Antarctica in December?
Daytime temperatures usually reach -27°C in Amundsen-Scott (South Pole), Antarctica in December, falling to -29°C at night.
How sunny is it in Antarctica in December?
There are normally 19 hours of bright sunshine each day in Amundsen-Scott (South Pole), Antarctica in December - that's 81% of daylight hours.
Does it ever rain in Antarctica in December?
There are usually no days with some rain in Amundsen-Scott (South Pole), Antarctica in December and the average monthly rainfall is 0mm. Rain may fall as snow in this month.
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Antarctica sunrise & sunset times for December 2021
Browse the sunrise & sunset times for Antarctica in December 2021. Select a month to view Antarctica sunrise & sunset times for the next twelve months. The Antarctica sunrise & sunset times shown below are for Amundsen-Scott (South Pole).
|Date||Sunrise times||Sunset times|
|Wednesday, 1st December 2021||Daylight all day|
|Thursday, 16th December 2021||Daylight all day|
|Friday, 31st December 2021||Daylight all day|
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