Mankato
Minnesota, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

December weather forecast and climate
Mankato, MN

The roads and large bridge leading to downtown Mankato, Minnesota, a large river, and weighty clouds in the sky above, a cool and calm day
The roads and large bridge leading to downtown Mankato, Minnesota, a large river, and weighty clouds in the sky above, a cool and calm day
December, the first month of the winter, in Mankato, is also a subzero cold month, with average temperature varying between 27°F (-2.8°C) and 10.9°F (-11.7°C).

Temperature

In December, the average high-temperature drops, from a cold 41°F (5°C) in November, to a freezing cold 27°F (-2.8°C). The average low-temperature, in Mankato, is 10.9°F (-11.7°C).

Rainfall

In Mankato, Minnesota, 1.1" (26.7mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. During the entire year, Mankato aggregates up to 34.4" (874.4mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through May, October through December. During December, Mankato regularly aggregates up to 7.4" (188mm) of snow. In Mankato, during the entire year, snow aggregates up to 35.3" (896.6mm).

Daylight

The month with the shortest days in Mankato, Minnesota, is December, with an average of 8.9h of daylight.

What is the temperature in December in Mankato?

In Mankato, in December, the average high-temperature is 27°F (-2.8°C), and the average low-temperature is 10.9°F (-11.7°C).

How much does it rain in Mankato in December?

Throughout December, in Mankato, 1.1" (26.7mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

How much does it snow in Mankato in December?

During December, Mankato regularly aggregates up to 7.4" (188mm) of snow.

What is the month with the shortest days in Mankato?

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

How many hours of daylight does Mankato have in December?

The average length of the day in December in Mankato is 8.9h.
Average temperature in December - Mankato, MN
  • Average high temperature in December: 27°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (83°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (23°F).

  • Average low temperature in December: 11°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (62°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (6°F).

Average rainfall in December - Mankato, MN
  • Average rainfall in December: 1.1"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (5.3").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (0.8").

Average snowfall in December - Mankato, MN
  • Average snowfall in December: 7.4"

The month with the highest snowfall is March (7.9").
Months with the lowest snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

Average daylight in December - Mankato, MN
  • 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).