Meridian, MS Climate in December

Temperature for December

In Meridian, MS during December the average high temperature is 61.7°F. The hottest day on record was December 8, 1978 when the temperature hit 82.0°F.

Meridian, MS daily average and extreme temperature range for December

Low Temperature

During December the overnight temperature drops to an average of 36.5°F, with the lowest temperature of 1.9°F being recorded on December 24, 1989. On average there are 2 days in December when the temperature stays below freezing all day. In the worst December there were 2 days when the temperature did not make it above freezing. Overnight temperatures drop below freezing between 3 and 24 times in December.

Precipitation for December

In December the average monthly rainfall in Meridian, MS is 5.37 inches with rain usually falling on between 10 and 11 days. 1943 was the driest December with only 0.00 inches of rain falling, and 1973 was the wettest December with 16.44 inches of rain. The wettest single day in December was 25 December 1973 when 6.26 inches of rain fell.

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