December weather forecast
Destin, FL

A beautiful beach city of Destin, Florida
A beautiful beach city of Destin, Florida

Weather in December

December, the first month of the winter in Destin, is also an enjoyable month, with an average temperature varying between 63.3°F (17.4°C) and 52.7°F (11.5°C).

Temperature

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

Humidity

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

Rainfall

In December, the rain falls for 12.5 days. Throughout December, 4.13" (105mm) of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Destin, there are 169.5 rainfall days, and 36.77" (934mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

February through December are months without snowfall.

Ocean temperature

In December, the average ocean temperature is 66.7°F (19.3°C).
Note: 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).

Daylight

With an average of 10h and 13min of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year.
On the first day of December, sunrise is at 6:25 am and sunset at 4:44 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:42 am and sunset at 4:55 pm CST.

Sunshine

The months with the least sunshine are February and December, with an average of 5.5h of sunshine.

UV index

The months with the lowest UV index are January, February and December, with an average maximum UV index of 4. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health risk from unsafe exposure to UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 4 in December interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for the 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.
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FAQ

What is the most humid month in Destin?

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

What is the average humidity in December in Destin?

The average relative humidity in December in Destin, Florida, is 77%.

How much does it rain in Destin in December?

In December, the rain falls for 12.5 days. Throughout December, 4.13" (105mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

When it does not snow in Destin?

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

Does it snow in Destin in December?

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

What is the ocean temperature in December in Destin?

In Destin, in December, the average water 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?

With an average of 10h and 13min of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year in Destin.

What is the average length of the day in December in Destin?

In Destin, the average day length in December is 10h and 13min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in December in Destin?

On the first day of December in Destin, sunrise is at 6:25 am and sunset at 4:44 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:42 am and sunset at 4:55 pm CST.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Destin?

February and December, with an average of 5.5h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Destin have in December?

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

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

The 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 reading 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 unsafe exposure to Sun's UV rays.
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Average temperature in December
Destin, FL

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).

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Average pressure in December
Destin, FL

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

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

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Average wind speed in December
Destin, FL

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).

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Average humidity in December
Destin, FL

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%).

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Average rainfall in December
Destin, FL

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").

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Average rainfall days in December
Destin, FL

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).

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Average snowfall in December
Destin, FL

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

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

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Average snowfall days in December
Destin, FL

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).
The months with the least snowfall days are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (0 days).

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Average sea temperature in December
Destin, FL

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).

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Average daylight in December /
Average sunshine in December
Destin, FL

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Destin, FL
  • Average daylight in December: 10h and 13min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 5min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h and 13min).

  • Average sunshine in December: 5h and 30min

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 11h and 12min).
The months with the least sunshine are February and December (Average sunshine: 5h and 30min).

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Average sunshine days in December
Destin, FL

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).

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Average UV index in December
Destin, FL

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

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

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Average cloud cover in December
Destin, FL

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

The 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).

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Average visibility in December
Destin, FL

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

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

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