What’s the weather like in Rhodes in December?
If you want to enjoy a peaceful and relaxing holiday, visiting Rhodes in December is the perfect option. The weather is mild during the day and cold at night, so you’ll need to pack a few extra layers for your stay.
Rhodes is the biggest Dodecanese Island in Greece. It experiences great weather in the summer but tends to be a lot colder and rainy in winter. Despite the chilly temperatures, December is still a lovely time to visit if you’re looking for a quiet getaway to an exotic island, with medieval streets and extravagant palaces to explore.
December is one of the coldest months with an average daily temperature of 16°C. However, this often rises to 16°C on good days, before dropping to around 11°C at night. Since it’s winter, the days are much shorter with an average of nine hours of sunshine per day. The chances that you’ll see a few rain showers during your time in Rhodes is higher in winter and the average rainfall is 147mm. 11mph winds are also quite common, particularly on higher grounds.