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December Weather In Cape Hatteras  
December Cape Hatteras Weather
Record High: 78°F
Normal High: 57°F
Normal Low: 43°F
Record Low: 12°F
Avg Monthly Rain: 4.56"
Rec 1 Day Rain: 3.59"
Avg Monthly Snow: 0.6"
Rec 1 Day Snow: 8.2"

Cape Hatteras Weather In December

The highest recorded temperature for Cape Hatteras for the past 53 years in December was 78 degrees Fahrenheit, on December 2, 1991, while the mean high temperature is 57. The record low December temperature in Cape Hatteras for the last 53 years was 12 most recently measured on December 26, 1983, while the standard low daily temperature for the month is 43.

US National Weather Service Cape Hatteras December Weather data records that on December 27, 1983, the high temperature did not exceed 17 degrees Fahrenheit, the lowest high measured in Cape Hatteras in the past 53 years. Weather Service records additionally indicate that on December 2, 1991, the low for the day was not measured below 68 degrees, the highest low temperature recorded in Cape Hatteras in the last 53 years.

National Weather Service data shows that the high temperature in Cape Hatteras on December First averages 58 degrees Fahrenheit and the high on the final day of December averages 57 degrees. The average recorded low temperature in Cape Hatteras on December First is 44 degrees Fahrenheit and the average low on the last day of December is 43 degrees.

Cape Hatteras usually receives an average of 4.56 inches of rain during the month. December Cape Hatteras Weather records indicate that on December 6, 1979 Cape Hatteras received 3.59 inches of precipitation, the highest amount of rain recorded in a single day in December. Cape Hatteras averages 0.6 inches of snow in December. The highest snowfall on a single day in December was 8.2 inches on December 23, 1989.