Daytona Beach
Florida, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

December weather forecast and climate
Daytona Beach, FL

The white sandy shores of the Daytona Beach in Florida, with a distant view of a funfair and the cityscape
The white sandy shores of the Daytona Beach in Florida, with a distant view of a funfair and the cityscape
December, the first month of the winter, in Daytona Beach, is still a pleasant month, with average temperature varying between 50.5°F (10.3°C) and 70.3°F (21.3°C).

Temperature

In December, the average high-temperature slightly decreases, from a warm 75.9°F (24.4°C) in November, to a pleasant 70.3°F (21.3°C). The average low-temperature, in Daytona Beach, is 50.5°F (10.3°C).

Rainfall

In Daytona Beach, in December, during 7 rainfall days, 2.6" (66.8mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 119 rainfall days, and 49.9" (1267.4mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Ocean temperature

In Daytona Beach, Florida, the average water temperature is 71.1°F (21.7°C).
Note: For most, swimming in 71.1°F (21.7°C) is not an enjoyable activity. Furthermore, controlling your breathing becomes progressively more difficult as the water temperature decreases from 69.8°F (21°C) to 59°F (15°C).

Daylight

With an average of 10.3h of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year in Daytona Beach.

Sunshine

January, October through December, with an average of 7h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine.

UV index

January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 4, are months with the lowest UV index. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 4 in December transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions. Light skin individuals may get burned in less than 30 minutes. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects. Beware! The reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.

What is the temperature in December in Daytona Beach?

In Daytona Beach, in December, the average high-temperature is 70.3°F (21.3°C), and the average low-temperature is 50.5°F (10.3°C).

How much does it rain in Daytona Beach in December?

In Daytona Beach, Florida, in December, during 7 rainfall days, 2.6" (66.8mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the ocean temperature in December in Daytona Beach?

In December, the average ocean temperature in Daytona Beach is 71.1°F (21.7°C). For most, swimming in 71.1°F (21.7°C) is not an enjoyable activity. Furthermore, controlling your breathing becomes progressively more difficult as the water temperature decreases from 69.8°F (21°C) to 59°F (15°C).

What is the month with the shortest days in Daytona Beach?

The month with the shortest days in Daytona Beach is December, with an average of 10.3h of daylight.

What is the average length of the day in December in Daytona Beach?

In December, the average length of the day in Daytona Beach, Florida, is 10.3h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Daytona Beach?

January, October through December, with an average of 7h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in December in Daytona Beach?

The average sunshine in December in Daytona Beach is 7h.

When is the lowest UV index in Daytona Beach?

Months with the lowest UV index in Daytona Beach are January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 4.

What is the UV index reading in December in Daytona Beach?

In December, the average daily maximum UV index in Daytona Beach, Florida, is 4. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health threat from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in December - Daytona Beach, FL
  • Average high temperature in December: 70.4°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (90.2°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (68.4°F).

  • Average low temperature in December: 50.5°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (73.4°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (47.3°F).

Average rainfall in December - Daytona Beach, FL
  • Average rainfall in December: 2.6"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is September (7").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is April (2.2").

Average rainfall days in December - Daytona Beach, FL
  • Average rainfall days in December: 7 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are July and August (16 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is April (5 days).

Average sea temperature in December - Daytona Beach, FL
  • Average sea temperature in December: 70.9°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (84.6°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is January (67.2°F).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Daytona Beach, FL
  • Average daylight in December: 10.3h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.3h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 7h

Months with most sunshine are March, April, May, June, July and August (Average sunshine: 9h).
Months with least sunshine are January, October, November and December (Average sunshine: 7).

Average UV index in December - Daytona Beach, FL
  • Average UV index in December: 4

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 11).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 4).