Puerto Plata: December Weather Averages
|Sunshine Hours||6 hrs|
|Chance of Sunny Day||34 %|
|Rainfall days||11 days|
|Chance of Rain||36 %|
|Chance of Cloudy Day||12 %|
|Chance of Windy Day||2 %|
Averages for Puerto Plata in DecemberIf tropical heat is all you want for Christmas, then Puerto Plata is the place to be.
At this time of the year, the high levels of humidity that can make for an almost unbearable heat during the summer have dropped, making the climate much more pleasant.
A winter holiday in Puerto Plata guarantees you sunny weather throughout.
Don't forget to packa decen sun cream though, as nothing ruins a beach holiday like a bad sun burn!
The average daily temperature in Puerto Plata can reach highs of around 28°C, which can drop to 18°C.
The temperature of the sea stays on average at around 27°C (81°F).
There is an average rainfall of 246 mm over 11 days in Puerto Plata throughout this month.
Puerto Plata sees 6 hours of sunshine a day during this month.
One of the best ways to enjoy a tropical climate in the middle of winter is to lie out on the beach and work on your tan and Puerto Plata's miles of white sands are the ideal places to do just this.
If you want to try something slightly more active whilst on holiday though, there are a number of water sports that can be done in Puerto Plata that will ensure you never get bored.
Exploring the coral reef by scuba diving or snorkelling is an ever popular option, or try out windsurfing, kiteboarding or deep sea fishing instead.