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Scotland weather in December 2022
- 66°C max day temperature
- 1818 days with some rainfall
- 11°C min night temperature
- 77 hours of daylight per day
- 0No heat & humidity
- 6363 mm of monthly rainfall
- 0No UV (Maximum) Index UV index
- 88°C sea temperature
Below are average maximum temperatures at popular destinations in Scotland in December. Select a destination to see more weather parameters.
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The December weather guide for Scotland (Edinburgh) 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.
Metric (°C / mm) | Imperial (°F / inches)
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How cold is it in Scotland in December?
Daytime temperatures usually reach 6°C in Edinburgh, Scotland in December, falling to 1°C at night.
How sunny is it in Scotland in December?
There are normally 1 hour of bright sunshine each day in Edinburgh, Scotland in December - that's 17% of daylight hours.
Is the sea cold around Scotland in December?
The average sea temperature around Edinburgh, Scotland in December is 8°C.
Does it rain in Scotland in December?
There are usually 18 days with some rain in Edinburgh, Scotland in December and the average monthly rainfall is 63mm.
Scotland December sunrise & sunset times
Browse the sunrise and sunset times for Scotland in December 2022. Select a month to view Scotland sunrise and sunset times for the next 12 months. The Scotland sunrise and sunset times shown below are for Edinburgh.
|Date||Sunrise times||Sunset times|
|Thursday, 1st December 2022||08:19||15:44|
|Friday, 16th December 2022||08:38||15:38|
|Saturday, 31st December 2022||08:44||15:48|
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