Hong Kong Weather in December
It is a little cold in December, with average temperatures between 15℃/59℉ and 20℃/68℉. The lowest minimum temperature can go down to 10℃/50℉. Almost every day is a cloudy day for the whole month.
Cloudy Days: 30 days
Rainy Days: 1 day
What to wear and bring?
The temperature is between 15℃/59.0℉ and 24℃/75.2℉. Long sleeves with pants, jeans and a warm coat are adequate clothing. You also need to stay hydrated, and wear some skin moisturizer products.
It is the coldest period in this month, with temperatures between and 10°C/50°F and 20°C/68°F. You are advised to wear some warm clothing, such as down jackets, thick sweaters and heavy pants. Sometimes, you need to wear scarves and gloves to stay warm.
Compared to the middle of the month, the temperature in this period is higher, with the lowest temperature being around 16℃/60.8℉. So, it is recommended that you wear some clothing to keep warm, like long sleeves with a coat.
Historical Hong Kong Weather in December
Activities and Events: Enjoying Hong Kong in December
December is a great time to visit Hong Kong, with plenty of events and activities to enjoy:
Christmas celebrations: Hong Kong transforms into a festive wonderland with dazzling decorations, Christmas markets, and special events.
New Year's Eve celebrations: Enjoy spectacular fireworks displays and vibrant celebrations around the city.
Outdoor activities: Hiking, biking, and exploring the city's many parks are all enjoyable in December's cool and sunny weather.
Cultural events: Experience Cantonese opera, visit temples, or learn about Chinese calligraphy.
Shopping: Take advantage of the city's world-class shopping scene with all the holiday sales.
Special Considerations: Christmas and New Year's Eve
If you're visiting Hong Kong during Christmas or New Year's Eve, keep in mind:
- Accommodation: Book your hotel well in advance, as prices will be higher and availability limited.
- Crowds: Expect larger crowds at popular tourist attractions and events.
- Transportation: Public transportation may be more crowded than usual.
Making the Most of Your December Trip to Hong Kong
December is a wonderful time to visit Hong Kong, with its pleasant weather, festive atmosphere, and exciting events. With careful planning and the right preparation, you can make the most of your trip and experience the magic of Hong Kong during the dry season.