Carmel-by-the-Sea
California, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

December weather forecast and climate
Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA

Magnificent surroundings of luxurious homes in Carmel-by-the-Sea Town, California
Magnificent surroundings of luxurious homes in Carmel-by-the-Sea Town, California
The first month of the winter, December, is still a mild month in Carmel-by-the-Sea, California, with temperature in the range of an average high of 60.1°F (15.6°C) and an average low of 43°F (6.1°C).

Temperature

January and December, with an average high-temperature of 60.1°F (15.6°C), are the coldest months.

Rainfall

During December, Carmel-by-the-Sea regularly aggregates up to 2.7" (69.3mm) of precipitation. Throughout the year, 20.4" (516.9mm) of rain is accumulated.

Ocean temperature

In December, the average ocean temperature is 55.6°F (13.1°C).
Note: Swimming in 55.6°F (13.1°C) is considered dangerous. Unprotected immersion in temperatures below 50°F (10°C) causes quickly maximum intensity cold shock with hyperventilation.

Daylight

With an average of 9.7h of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year.

What are the coldest months in Carmel-by-the-Sea?

January and December, with an average high-temperature of 60.1°F (15.6°C), are the coldest months in Carmel-by-the-Sea, California.

What is the temperature in December in Carmel-by-the-Sea?

The average high-temperature, in December, in Carmel-by-the-Sea, California, is 60.1°F (15.6°C), while the average low-temperature is 43°F (6.1°C).

How much does it rain in Carmel-by-the-Sea in December?

During December, Carmel-by-the-Sea regularly aggregates up to 2.7" (69.3mm) of precipitation.

What is the water temperature in December in Carmel-by-the-Sea?

In Carmel-by-the-Sea, California, the average seawater temperature in December is 55.6°F (13.1°C). Swimming in 55.6°F (13.1°C) is considered dangerous. Unprotected immersion in temperatures below 50°F (10°C) causes quickly maximum intensity cold shock with hyperventilation.

What is the month with the shortest days in Carmel-by-the-Sea?

With an average of 9.7h of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year in Carmel-by-the-Sea.

How many hours of daylight does Carmel-by-the-Sea have in December?

The average length of the day in December in Carmel-by-the-Sea, California, is 9.7h.
Average temperature in December - Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA
  • Average high temperature in December: 60.1°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (71.1°F).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January and December (60.1°F).

  • Average low temperature in December: 43°F

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (53.1°F).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and December (43°F).

Average rainfall in December - Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA
  • Average rainfall in December: 2.7"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (4.2").
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are July and August (0.1").

Average sea temperature in December - Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA
  • Average sea temperature in December: 55.6°F

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are August and September (58.1°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is April (53.8°F).

Average daylight in December - Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA
  • Average daylight in December: 9.7h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.6h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.7h).