Antarctica weather in December 2019

  • -27°C maximum daytime temperature in December in Antarctica (Amundsen-Scott (South Pole))-27
    -27°C max day temperature
  • 19 hours of sunshine per day (81% of daylight hours) in December in Antarctica19
    19 hours of sunshine per day
  • 0 days with some rainfall in December in Antarctica (Amundsen-Scott (South Pole))0
    0 days with some rainfall
  • -29°C minimum night-time temperature in December in Antarctica (Amundsen-Scott (South Pole))-29
    -29°C min night temperature
  • 24 hours of daylight per day in December in Antarctica (Amundsen-Scott (South Pole))24
    24 hours of daylight per day
  • No heat & humidity in December in Antarctica (Amundsen-Scott (South Pole))0
    No heat & humidity
  • 0 mm monthly rainfall in December in Antarctica (Amundsen-Scott (South Pole))0
    0 mm of monthly rainfall
  • UV (maximum) index 1 (Low) in December in Antarctica (Amundsen-Scott (South Pole))1
    1 (Low) UV index

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Expect -27°C daytime maximum temperatures in the shade with on average 19 hours of sunshine per day in Antarctica in December. Check more long-term weather averages for Antarctica in December before you book your next holiday to Antarctica in 2019/2020. The December weather averages shown above are for Amundsen-Scott (South Pole).

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The December weather guide for Antarctica, represented by Amundsen-Scott (South Pole), 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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Guide to Antarctica weather in December

The average maximum daytime temperature in Antarctica in December is a very cold -27°C (-17°F). The average night-time temperature is usually a very cold -29°C (-20°F). There are usually 19 hours of bright sunshine each day, which represents 81% of the 24 hours of daylight.

Expect 0mm (0.0 inches) of rainfall across the whole of December with no days with some rain falling. Maximum UV levels will be low (1 UV index) at midday when the skies are clear.

The weather in Antarctica in December is represented by Amundsen-Scott (South Pole).

Antarctica sunrise & sunset times for December 2019

Browse the sunrise & sunset times for Antarctica in December 2019. 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).

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Tuesday, 31st December 2019 Daylight all day
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