Tampa, FL Climate in December

Temperature for December

In Tampa, FL during December the average high temperature is 73.7°F. The hottest day on record was December 27, 1941 when the temperature hit 88.3°F.

Tampa, FL daily average and extreme temperature range for December

Low Temperature

During December the overnight temperature drops to an average of 52.6°F, with the lowest temperature of 19.0°F being recorded on December 27, 1983. Overnight temperatures drop below freezing between 2 and 5 times in December.

Precipitation for December

In December the average monthly rainfall in Tampa, FL is 2.20 inches with rain usually falling on between 6 and 7 days. 1941 was the driest December with only 0.00 inches of rain falling, and 1997 was the wettest December with 15.71 inches of rain. The wettest single day in December was 27 December 1997 when 4.21 inches of rain fell.

In December it usually snows on between 0 and 1 days. Tornados are reported on 0 and 1 days in December. There are thunderstorms on between 1 and 2 days in December.