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December South Bend Weather 
December South Bend Weather
Record High: 70°F
Normal High: 36°F
Normal Low: 22°F
Record Low: -18°F
Avg Monthly Rain: 3.09"
Rec 1 Day Rain: 2.99"
Avg Monthly Snow: 17.4"
Rec 1 Day Snow: 12"

South Bend Weather In December

The highest recorded temperature in December for South Bend for the past 71 years was 70 degrees Fahrenheit, most recently measured on December 5, 2001, and the regular high is 36. The lowest documented temperature in December for South Bend for the past 71 years was -18 measured on December 28, 1924, and the mean daily low in the month is 22.

According to National Weather Service South Bend December Weather data, on December 25, 1983, the recorded high temperature did not exceed -7 degrees Fahrenheit, the lowest high measured in South Bend in the past 71 years. NWS data also shows that on December 2, 1982, the lowest measured temperature on that day did not drop below 60 degrees, the highest low temperature measured in South Bend in the last 71 years.

NWS data indicates that the daily high temperature in South Bend on December First averages 40 degrees Fahrenheit and the high on the last day of December averages 34 degrees. The average recorded low temperature in South Bend on December First is 26 degrees Fahrenheit and the average low on the last day of December is 20 degrees.

South Bend usually receives an average of 3.09 inches of precipitation during December. According to December South Bend Weather records, the most rain measured in a single day in December was 2.99 inches on December 24, 1965. South Bend receives an average of 17.4 inches of snow in December. The most snow measured in a single day in December was 12 inches on December 4, 1899.