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December Weather In Columbia  
December Columbia Weather
Record High: 83°F
Normal High: 42°F
Normal Low: 22°F
Record Low: 4°F
Avg Monthly Rain: 2.47"
Rec 1 Day Rain: 3.18"
Avg Monthly Snow: 4.2"
Rec 1 Day Snow: 8.8"

Columbia Weather In December

In the last 41 years the highest measured December temperature in Columbia was 83 degrees Fahrenheit, most recently measured on December 4, 1978, and the normal high is 42. The lowest documented temperature in December for Columbia for the past 41 years was 4 most recently registered on December 12, 1958, and the normal low daily temperature is 22.

National Weather Service historical Columbia December Weather data indicates that on December 9, 1989, the recorded high did not exceed 23 degrees Fahrenheit, the lowest high measured in Columbia in the past 41 years. Weather Service records additionally show that on December 2, 1991, the recorded low temperature for the day did not drop below 69 degrees, the highest low measured in Columbia in the last 41 years.

National Weather Service data shows that the high temperature in Columbia on December First averages 61 degrees Fahrenheit and the high on the final day of December averages 58 degrees. The average recorded low temperature in Columbia on December First is 34 degrees Fahrenheit and the average low on the last day of December is 37 degrees.

Columbia usually receives an average of 2.47 inches of rain during the month. December Columbia Weather records show that on December 16, 1970 Columbia received 3.18 inches of rain, the most rain measured in a single day in December. Columbia receives an average of 4.2 inches of snow in December. The highest snowfall on a single day in December was 8.8 inches on December 11, 1958.