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December Weather Forecast: An Overview

Get an overview of the December weather forecast for Punta Cana, including temperature, precipitation and wind speed.

December Weather Forecast: An Overview

As December approaches, many of us are wondering what the weather has in store for us. From snowstorms and frigid temperatures to sunny skies and mild conditions, there's no telling what the month will bring. For an overview of what you can expect in December, read on for our comprehensive December weather forecast.

Precipitation & Wind Speed

December in Punta Cana sees an average of 4.6 inches (118 mm) of precipitation, most of which is rain. This is slightly above the yearly average for the area, which is 4.5 inches (113 mm).

The Wind Speed in December typically ranges from 4 to 5 mph (6 to 8 kph).Historically, December has seen some of the highest amounts of precipitation in Punta Cana, with a record of up to 12.2 inches (311 mm) in 2015. Similarly, the wind speed has been known to reach up to 15 mph (24 kph).

Average Temperatures

The average temperature for Punta Cana in December is typically between 78-82°F (25-28°C). Historically, temperatures have ranged from a high of 90°F (32°C) to a low of 64°F (18°C). Nights can be cool and temperatures may drop to around 70°F (21°C).The chances of experiencing rain in December are low, averaging only a few days of rain throughout the month. However, it's still important to prepare for the occasional shower. Wind speeds tend to be moderate during the month of December, averaging around 8-10 mph (13-16 km/h).

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