Weather Averages for Milan in December
Averages for Milan in December
December is one of the coldest months of the year in Milan.
It is the middle of winter and the temperatures can often plummet to freezing or below.
There is also a higher expectaion of rain in this month, so come prepared with warm clothes and an umbrella if you're visiting Milan in December.
The average daily temperature in Milan in this month is 2°C (36°F), reaching highs of 7°C (45°F), and dropping to an average minimum temperature of -4°C (25°F).
Milan sees an average rainfall of 55 mm over 11 days throughout this month.
There is an average expecation of 2 hours of sunshine per day in Milan during this month.
Despite the cold weather, there remain a host of festivals, events and festivities in Milan in this month.
Festa di Sant'Ambrogio is a popular festival with the locals, often celebrated with a number of events including a street fair.
Opera season begins in December, making the Teatro alla Scala, one of Milan's top attractions, well worth a visit in this month. The opera house also holds a musuem, with a number of notable works of art inside.
As well as this, the Picolo Teatro starts its program of productions in this month also.
If you haven't done all your Christmas shopping prior to December, Milan may be the perfect place to pick up some presents for your loved ones. It is, after all, one of the fashion capitals of the world, thus the shopping should be a treat.
New Year's Eve is celebrated in Milan with both traditional masses and with parties and other celebrations. If you're in Milan for the holiday, you're bound to find a celebration that suits you.