Rhodes Weather December Averages, Greece
- Temperature 14°C 57°F
- High Temperature 16°C 61°F
- Low Temperature 12°C 54°F
- Day Temperature 14.6°C 58°F
- Night Temperature 13.5°C 56°F
- Sunshine Hours 4 hours
- Rainfall 141 mm
- Rainfall Days 13 days
- Sea Temperature 18°C 64°F
What's the Weather Like in Rhodes in December?
What's The Weather Like at Christmas in Rhodes?
At Christmas Rhodes receives four hours of sunshine per day - that's still four times more than the UK in December! The average temperature of the sea is 18°C, which is still pretty inviting by UK waters' standards!
In 2018 the average temperature on Christmas Day was 16°C and the previous two years were 12°C and 13°C. But all three of the previous years were sunny.
How Hot Is Rhodes In December?
The average high temperature for December is around 16°C, while the minimum temperature tends to be around 11°C on an average. The daily average temperature is 14°C.
Does IT Rain in Rhodes In December?
How Humid Is Rhodes In December?
With the increased chance of wet weather, the humidity also rises to its peak humidity for the year, at 72%.
Hotels for Rhodes in December
Atrium Palace is the ideal place to enjoy a luxury spa holiday in Kalathos, Rhodes. Here guests are provided with accommodation in the form of classical rooms and signature villas, many of which come with superb sea views. The Thalasso spa is a great place to relax and features a selection of treatments and therapies, as well as aqua beds, hyro-massage suites and underwater jet-massages. There are also plenty of other amenities to enjoy, such as bars, restaurants, swimming pools, sports facilities, gym, WiFi access, mini market and internet corner.
Families and couples who want to prepare their own meals during their holiday in Rhodes should consider staying at Filerimos Hotel. This self-catering complex offers accommodation in the form of studios, double rooms, apartments and family rooms, all of which come with a fully-equipped kitchenette. Guests are invited to take advantage of the onsite amenities which include swimming pool, tennis court, animation team, 24-hour reception, supermarket, restaurant, playground and internet corner.
Beaches for December for Rhodes
Blue Flag Gennadi
Found along the south east coast of the island in Lindos, the Blue Flag Gennadi boasts a number of facilities and services, including sun lounger and shade rental, water sports, bars, restaurants and kiosks which serve Greek food and drinks throughout the day. Mostly popular with the locals, Gennadi is split into sections vast stretches of sand with plenty of room for the little ones to play and the lively areas where you'll find regular parties held on Sundays with guest DJs attracting people from all over the island.
Restaurants and Bars for Rhodes in December
Inspired by Greek cuisine, Ambrosia's menu is full of traditional Mediterranean specialities, many of which incorporate a pleasantly surprising modern twist. Here you'll find a variety of starters to choose from, such as sautéed calamari, beef carpaccio and souzoukakia with yogurt, followed by a selection of mains, including catch of the day, fillet mignon and spinach tagliatelle. If you're still feeling hungry, take a glance at the dessert menu, where you'll find puddings such as ice cream, chocolate lava cake and homemade pie.
Situated in Ixia, Coconut offers a wide selection of modern European dishes which are a hit amongst diners of all ages. Here you'll find a menu full of tempting options, such as steamed mussels in white wine, garlic prawns, mixed grill, chicken kebab and grilled octopus. If you're strapped for cash, opt for the affordable set menu which includes a starter, main, dessert and drink all for a very low price. To accompany your meal, there is a comprehensive wine list available, with at least one bottle to suit every dish.
Kelly's Irish Bar
One of the few karaoke bars in Rhodes, Kelly's Irish Bar in Falkiraki is popular with holidaymakers of all ages. This bar hosts live music twice each week, in addition to nightly karaoke competitions in which the winners and runners-up are awarded with fantastic prizes. You'll find a top selection of drinks available behind the bar, including international beers, wines and spirits.
The Luna Bar
Another top sports bar situated in Ixia, The Luna Bar is a must-visit during your holiday in Rhodes. Established since 1983, this bar offers visitors free WiFi access, on top of plenty of flat screen TVs which show all major sporting events. There is a wide selection of drinks available behind the bar, including beers, wines, spirits and frappe coffees, as well as a vast array food and snacks.
Boasting the reputation as the best nightclub in Rhodes, Colorado simply can't be missed. Found in the heart of Old Town, the club features three stages where a number of singers, dancers and rock bands perform each evening. Colorado plays a variety of house club, live rock and RnB music, so no matter which scene you're into, you're bound to have a great night here.
Things to Do in Rhodes in December
Acropolis of Lindos
A top place for history enthusiasts to visit, the Acropolis of Lindos is close to the top of almost everyone's to-visit list during their holiday in Rhodes. Suitable footwear is recommended if you plan on visiting these ruins, because there is a lot of walking and steps involved. The Acropolis is a fascinating place to explore and is full of photo opportunities. There are several panels to be found throughout the site which give you an idea of what the ruins looked like when they were first built. If you're not interested in ancient ruins, the Acropolis of Lindos is also a great location to appreciate beautiful sea views which stretch on for miles.