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December Indianapolis Weather 
December Indianapolis Weather
Record High: 74°F
Normal High: 39°F
Normal Low: 24°F
Record Low: -23°F
Avg Monthly Rain: 3.03"
Rec 1 Day Rain: 2.12"
Avg Monthly Snow: 5.5"
Rec 1 Day Snow: 9.7"

Indianapolis Weather In December

In the last 71 years the highest measured temperature in Indianapolis Indiana for December was 74 degrees Fahrenheit, on December 2, 1982, and the standard high is 39. The lowest documented temperature for Indianapolis for the past 71 years in December was -23 measured on December 17, 1989, and the typical low is 24.

US National Weather Service Indianapolis December Weather data records that on December 26, 1983, the high temperature did not exceed -7 degrees Fahrenheit, the lowest high measured in Indianapolis in the past 71 years. Weather Service records also indicate that on December 4, 1998, the low temperature for the day was not measured below 61 degrees, the highest low measured in Indianapolis in the last 71 years.

Weather Service historical data shows that the average daily high temperature in Indianapolis on December First is 44 degrees Fahrenheit and the average high on the last day of December is 39 degrees. The daily low temperature in Indianapolis on December First averages 27 degrees Fahrenheit and the low on the last day of December averages 24 degrees.

Indianapolis usually receives an average of 3.03 inches of precipitation during the month. The most precipitation measured in a single day, as indicated by December Indianapolis Weather data, was 2.12 inches on December 14, 1971. Indianapolis receives an average of 5.5 inches of snow in December.On December 30, 1973 Indianapolis received 9.7 inches of precipitation, the highest snowfall recorded in a single day in December.