Erie Weather In December
The hottest December day in Erie for the past 57 years was 75 degrees Fahrenheit, on December 1, 1982, and the normal high is 39. The lowest documented temperature for Erie for the past 57 years in December was -6 most recently encountered on December 21, 1983, and the normal low daily temperature is 27.
United States National Weather Service historical Erie December Weather data shows that on December 25, 1983, the high temperature did not exceed 5 degrees Fahrenheit, the lowest high measured in Erie in the past 57 years. The Weather Service additionally shows that on December 24, 1982, the low for the day did not drop below 63 degrees, the highest low temperature in Erie in the last 57 years.
NWS data indicates that the daily high temperature in Erie on December First averages 41 degrees Fahrenheit and the high on the last day of December averages 37 degrees. The low temperature in Erie in December on the first day of the month averages 29 degrees and the low temperature on the last day of the month averages 24 degrees.
Erie usually receives an average of 3.73 inches of precipitation during the month. December Erie Weather records indicate that on December 25, 1979 Erie received 2.09 inches of precipitation, the highest amount of rain recorded in a single day in December. Erie averages 24.2 inches of snow in December.On December 2, 1942 Erie received 103.7 inches of precipitation, the highest snowfall recorded in a single day in December.