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December Lincoln Weather 
December Lincoln Weather
Record High: 70°F
Normal High: 37°F
Normal Low: 16°F
Record Low: -27°F
Avg Monthly Rain: 0.86"
Rec 1 Day Rain: 2.13"
Avg Monthly Snow: 5.1"
Rec 1 Day Snow: 9.7"

Lincoln Weather In December

The record high temperature in Lincoln for the last 39 years in December was 70 degrees Fahrenheit, most recently encountered on December 1, 1998, while the mean high temperature is 37. The lowest documented temperature for Lincoln for the past 39 years in December was -27 most recently encountered on December 18, 1983, while the average low temperature is 16.

According to National Weather Service Lincoln December Weather data, on December 23, 1983, the recorded high temperature did not exceed -10 degrees Fahrenheit, the lowest high measured in Lincoln in the past 39 years. NWS weather data additionally shows that on December 5, 1951, the lowest recorded temperature on that day did not drop below 46 degrees, the highest low measured in Lincoln in the last 39 years.

Historical weather data accumulated by the National Weather Service shows that the average daily high temperature in Lincoln on December First is 44 degrees Fahrenheit and the average high on the last day of December is 34 degrees. The low recorded temperature in Lincoln on December First averages 21 degrees Fahrenheit and the low temperature on the final day of December averages 13 degrees.

Lincoln typically receives an average of 0.86 inches of rain during the month. The most rain recorded in a single day, as shown by December Lincoln Weather data, was 2.13 inches on December 21, 1984. Lincoln averages 5.1 inches of snow in December.On December 18, 1973 Lincoln received 9.7 inches of precipitation, the highest snowfall recorded in a single day in December.