December weather forecast and climate
Destin, FL

A beautiful beach city of Destin, Florida
A beautiful beach city of Destin, Florida
December, the first month of the winter, in Destin, is also an enjoyable month, with average temperature ranging between max 63.3°F (17.4°C) and min 52.7°F (11.5°C).

Temperature

In December, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in November - an enjoyable 63.3°F (17.4°C). In December, the average low-temperature is 52.7°F (11.5°C).

Humidity

December is the most humid month in Destin, with an average relative humidity of 77%.

Rainfall

In Destin, during December, the rain falls for 12.5 days and regularly aggregates up to 4.13" (105mm) of precipitation. In Destin, during the entire year, the rain falls for 169.5 days and collects up to 36.77" (934mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

February through December are months without snowfall.

Ocean temperature

In Destin, Florida, the average seawater temperature is 66.7°F (19.3°C).
Note: For most, swimming in 66.7°F (19.3°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

The month with the shortest days is December, with an average of 10.2h of daylight.

Sunshine

Months with the least sunshine in Destin are February and December, with an average of 5.5h of sunshine.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index in Destin, Florida, are January, February and December, with an average maximum UV index of 4. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: In December, the average maximum UV index of 4 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against the skin and eye damage is obliged. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun.

What is the temperature in December in Destin?

The average high-temperature, in December, in Destin, Florida, is 63.3°F (17.4°C), while the average low-temperature is 52.7°F (11.5°C).

What is the most humid month in Destin?

With an average relative humidity of 77%, December is the most humid month in Destin, Florida.

What is the average humidity in December in Destin?

The average relative humidity in December is 77%.

How much does it rain in Destin in December?

In Destin, Florida, in December, during 12.5 rainfall days, 4.13" (105mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

Does it snow in Destin in December?

In Destin, in December, it doesn't snow. In January, it regularly snows.

When it does not snow in Destin?

In Destin, Florida, snow does not fall in February through December.

What is the ocean temperature in December in Destin?

In December, the average ocean temperature is 66.7°F (19.3°C). For swimming, a surface water temperature of 66.7°F (19.3°C) is not enjoyable for the majority. It is not considered safe, as controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as water temperature decreases below 69.8°F (21°C).

What is the month with the shortest days in Destin?

The month with the shortest days in Destin is December, with an average of 10.2h of daylight.

How many hours of daylight does Destin have in December?

The average length of the day in December in Destin is 10.2h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Destin?

Months with the least sunshine in Destin are February and December, with an average of 5.5h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in December in Destin?

In December, the average sunshine in Destin is 5.5h.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Destin?

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

What is the UV index intensity in December in Destin?

In December, the average daily maximum UV index in Destin is 4. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in December - Destin, FL
  • Average high temperature in December: 63.3°F

The warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (88.3°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (59.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in December: 52.7°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (79.2°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (48°F).

Average pressure in December - Destin, FL
  • Average pressure in December: 30.13"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.16").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is August (29.97").

Average wind speed in December - Destin, FL
  • Average wind speed in December: 9.6mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (10mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (7mph).

Average humidity in December - Destin, FL
  • Average humidity in December: 77%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (77%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (68%).

Average rainfall in December - Destin, FL
  • Average rainfall in December: 4.13"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (5.55").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is May (1.57").

Average rainfall days in December - Destin, FL
  • Average rainfall days in December: 12.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (24.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (7.5 days).

Average snowfall in December - Destin, FL
  • Average snowfall in December: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (0.04").
Months with the least snowfall are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (0").

Average snowfall days in December - Destin, FL
  • Average snowfall days in December: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (0.1 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (0 days).

Average sea temperature in December - Destin, FL
  • Average sea temperature in December: 66.7°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (86.2°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (62.2°F).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Destin, FL
  • Average daylight in December: 10.2h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.1h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.2h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 5.5h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 11.2h).
Months with the least sunshine are February and December (Average sunshine: 5.5).

Average sunshine days in December - Destin, FL
  • Average sunshine days in December: 16.5 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (20.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (4.3 days).

Average UV index in December - Destin, FL
  • Average UV index in December: 4

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February and December (UV index 4).

Average cloud cover in December - Destin, FL
  • Average cloud cover in December: 40

Months with the most cloud cover are February and December (Cloud cover 40).
The month with the least cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 22).

Average visibility in December - Destin, FL
  • Average visibility in December: 6mi

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (6mi).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (6mi).