Weather in Nelson in December 2017

Expect 20°C daytime maximum temperatures in the shade with on average 8 hours of sunshine per day in Nelson in December. Check more long-term weather averages for Nelson in December before you book your next holiday to New Zealand in 2017.

Key weather averages for Nelson in December

  • 20°C maximum daytime temperature in December in Nelson20
    20°C max day temperature
  • 8 hours of sunshine per day (50% of daylight hours) in December in Nelson8
    8 hours of sunshine per day
  • 11 days with some rainfall in December in Nelson11
    11 days with some rainfall
  • 11°C minimum night-time temperature in December in Nelson11
    11°C min night temperature
  • 15 hours of daylight per day in December in Nelson15
    15 hours of daylight per day
  • No heat & humidity in December in Nelson0
    No heat & humidity
  • 104 mm monthly rainfall in December in Nelson104
    104 mm of monthly rainfall
  • UV (maximum) index 10 (Very High) in December in Nelson10
    10 (Very High) UV index
  • 17°C sea temperature in December in Nelson17
    17°C sea temperature

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Guide to Nelson weather in December

The average maximum daytime temperature in Nelson in December is a comfortable 20°C (68°F). The average night-time temperature is usually a cool 11°C (52°F). There are usually 8 hours of bright sunshine each day, which represents 50% of the 15 hours of daylight.

Expect 104mm (4.1 inches) of rainfall across the whole of December with 11 days with some rain falling. Maximum UV levels will be very high (10 UV index) at midday when the skies are clear.

The average sea temperature in and around Nelson in December is 17°C (63°F).

The weather in Nelson in December is represented by Nelson.

Nelson sunrise & sunset times for December 2017

Browse the sunrise & sunset times for Nelson in December 2017. Select a month to view Nelson sunrise & sunset times for the next twelve months.


Date Sunrise times Sunset times
Friday, 1st December 2017 05:49 20:43
Saturday, 2nd December 2017 05:48 20:44
Sunday, 3rd December 2017 05:48 20:46
Monday, 4th December 2017 05:48 20:47
Tuesday, 5th December 2017 05:48 20:48
Wednesday, 6th December 2017 05:47 20:48
Thursday, 7th December 2017 05:47 20:49
Friday, 8th December 2017 05:47 20:50
Saturday, 9th December 2017 05:47 20:51
Sunday, 10th December 2017 05:47 20:52
Monday, 11th December 2017 05:47 20:53
Tuesday, 12th December 2017 05:47 20:54
Wednesday, 13th December 2017 05:48 20:55
Thursday, 14th December 2017 05:48 20:55
Friday, 15th December 2017 05:48 20:56
Saturday, 16th December 2017 05:48 20:57
Sunday, 17th December 2017 05:48 20:57
Monday, 18th December 2017 05:49 20:58
Tuesday, 19th December 2017 05:49 20:59
Wednesday, 20th December 2017 05:50 20:59
Thursday, 21st December 2017 05:50 21:00
Friday, 22nd December 2017 05:51 21:00
Saturday, 23rd December 2017 05:51 21:01
Sunday, 24th December 2017 05:52 21:01
Monday, 25th December 2017 05:52 21:01
Tuesday, 26th December 2017 05:53 21:02
Wednesday, 27th December 2017 05:53 21:02
Thursday, 28th December 2017 05:54 21:02
Friday, 29th December 2017 05:55 21:03
Saturday, 30th December 2017 05:56 21:03
Sunday, 31st December 2017 05:56 21:03
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