Weather in the Bahamas in December

December is a popular month for travelers to visit The Bahamas, many escaping chilly conditions back home to come to beautiful mild weather with temperatures remaining in the upper-70s. Rainfall is at a yearly low in December so vacationers will have plenty of sunny tropical weather to enjoy.

Typical Weather in December

During December the temperatures in The Bahamas typically vary between a daily high of about 78.0 degrees and a daily low of approximately 66.0 degrees


The Bahamas in December: Key Facts
Monthly Averages
High Low Rainfall
No. of Days
with Rain
78.0° F 66.0° F 1.7 N.A.

During the early morning hours of an average December day in The Bahamas, you can expect the temperature will be in the vicinity of 68.2 degrees. In December, temperatures typically rise to around 77.3 degrees by early afternoon. By early evening, temperatures in The Bahamas generally decline to around 71.4 degrees. Overall, temperatures in The Bahamas during December average around 72.0 degrees.


December Temperatures in The Bahamas by Time of Day
Early Morning Late Morning Early Afternoon Late Afternoon Early Evening Overall
68.2° F 75.8° F 77.3° F 75.7° F 71.4° F 72.0° F



During December, rain is most likely to occur around 7:00 AM, and least likely to occur around 4:00 AM. To the extent thunderstorms occur in The Bahamas during December, they are most likely to occur around 1:00 PM, as shown in the following table.


December Rainfall in The Bahamas by Time of Day
  Percent Frequencies of Hourly Observations
Hour Rain
1:00 AM 6.8 % 0 %
4:00 AM 5.7 % 0 %
7:00 AM 8.3 % 0.2 %
10:00 AM 7.2 % 0 %
1:00 PM 6.6 % 0.5 %
4:00 PM 7 % 0.2 %
7:00 PM 7.5 % 0.4 %
10:00 PM 7.1 % 0 %
ALL 7 % 0.2 %


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