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UK weather in December 2021
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The December weather guide for UK 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 warm is it in the UK in December?
Daytime temperatures usually reach 8°C in London, UK in December, falling to 2°C at night.
How sunny is it in the UK in December?
There are normally 1 hour of bright sunshine each day in London, UK in December - that's 18% of daylight hours.
Does it rain in the UK in December?
There are usually 14 days with some rain in London, UK in December and the average monthly rainfall is 59mm.
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UK sunrise & sunset times for December 2021
Browse the sunrise and sunset times for UK in December 2021. Select a month to view UK sunrise & sunset times for the next 12 months. The UK sunrise and sunset times shown below are for London.
|Date||Sunrise times||Sunset times|
|Wednesday, 1st December 2021||07:44||15:55|
|Thursday, 16th December 2021||08:01||15:52|
|Friday, 31st December 2021||08:06||16:01|
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