Camden
Maine, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

December weather forecast and climate
Camden, ME

Boats docked in the beautiful harbor in Camden, Maine, taken on a calm sunny, autumn day
Boats docked in the beautiful harbor in Camden, Maine, taken on a calm sunny, autumn day
The first month of the winter, December, is also a wintry month in Camden, Maine, with temperature in the range of an average low of 18°F (-7.8°C) and an average high of 36°F (2.2°C).

Temperature

In Camden, the average high-temperature decreases, from a frosty 46.9°F (8.3°C) in November, to a wintry 36°F (2.2°C). In December, in Camden, the average low-temperature is 18°F (-7.8°C).

Rainfall

In Camden, Maine, in December, 5" (126.7mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, 53.3" (1354.8mm) of rain is accumulated.

Ocean temperature

In December, the average ocean temperature is 45.1°F (7.3°C).
Note: Swimming in 45.1°F (7.3°C) is considered life-threatening. Even a few minutes in 55.4°F (13°C) water is uncomfortable, and swimming below 50°F (10°C) may cause total loss of breathing control and cold shock, depending on a person's physique.

Daylight

December has the shortest days of the year, with an average of 8.9h of daylight.

What is the temperature in December in Camden?

In December, in Camden, Maine, the average high-temperature is 36°F (2.2°C), and the average low-temperature is 18°F (-7.8°C).

How much does it rain in Camden in December?

In Camden, Maine, in December, 5" (126.7mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the ocean temperature in December in Camden?

In Camden, Maine, the average seawater temperature in December is 45.1°F (7.3°C). Swimming in 45.1°F (7.3°C) is considered life-threatening. Even a few minutes in 55.4°F (13°C) water is uncomfortable, and swimming below 50°F (10°C) may cause total loss of breathing control and cold shock, depending on a person's physique.

What is the month with the shortest days in Camden?

December has the shortest days of the year, with an average of 8.9h of daylight.

How many hours of daylight does Camden have in December?

In Camden, the average length of the day in December is 8.9h.
Average temperature in December - Camden, ME
  • Average high temperature in December: 36°F

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (76°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (30°F).

  • Average low temperature in December: 18°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (59°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (10°F).

Average rainfall in December - Camden, ME
  • Average rainfall in December: 5"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (5.7").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is August (3.3").

Average sea temperature in December - Camden, ME
  • Average sea temperature in December: 45°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (60.4°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is March (37.8°F).

Average daylight in December - Camden, ME
  • Average daylight in December: 8.9h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.5h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.9h).