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December Weather In Raleigh  
December Raleigh Weather
Record High: 81°F
Normal High: 53°F
Normal Low: 33°F
Record Low: 4°F
Avg Monthly Rain: 3.04"
Rec 1 Day Rain: 2.99"
Avg Monthly Snow: 0.8"
Rec 1 Day Snow: 9.1"

Raleigh Weather In December

In the last 66 years the highest measured temperature in Raleigh North Carolina for December was 81 degrees Fahrenheit, measured on December 10, 2007, while the typical high temperature is 53. The record low December temperature in Raleigh for the last 66 years was 4 most recently registered on December 31, 1983, while the typical low recorded temperature is 33.

United States National Weather Service historical Raleigh December Weather data shows that on December 30, 1983, the high temperature did not exceed 19 degrees Fahrenheit, the lowest high measured in Raleigh in the past 66 years. Weather Service records additionally show that on December 1, 1991, the recorded low temperature for the day did not drop below 69 degrees, the highest low measured in Raleigh in the last 66 years.

National Weather Service records indicate that the high temperature in Raleigh on December First averages 55 degrees and the high on the last day of the month averages 52 degrees. The low measured temperature in Raleigh on December First averages 32 degrees and the low on the last day of the month averages 33 degrees.

Raleigh usually receives an average of 3.04 inches of precipitation during December. December Raleigh Weather records show that on December 28, 1958 Raleigh received 2.99 inches of rain, the most rain measured in a single day in December. Raleigh averages 0.8 inches of snow in December.On December 11, 1958 Raleigh received 9.1 inches of precipitation, the highest snowfall recorded in a single day in December.