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December Providence Weather 
December Providence Weather
Record High: 77°F
Normal High: 42°F
Normal Low: 26°F
Record Low: -10°F
Avg Monthly Rain: 4.14"
Rec 1 Day Rain: 3.47"
Avg Monthly Snow: 7.1"
Rec 1 Day Snow: 11.1"

Providence Weather In December

The hottest day in Providence Rhode Island in December for the past 57 years was 77 degrees Fahrenheit, most recently registered on December 2, 1998, and the regular high is 42. In the last 57 years the highest reported temperature in Providence for December was -10 most recently encountered on December 15, 1980, while the typical low recorded temperature is 26.

United States National Weather Service historical Providence December weather data indicates that on December 15, 1962, the measured high temperature did not exceed 8 degrees Fahrenheit, the lowest high measured in Providence in the past 57 years. NWS data also shows that on December 1, 2006, the lowest measured temperature on that day did not drop below 61 degrees, the highest low temperature measured in Providence in the last 57 years.

National Weather Service data shows that the high temperature in Providence on December First averages 45 degrees Fahrenheit and the high on the final day of December averages 39 degrees. The average daily low temperature in Providence on December First is 29 degrees Fahrenheit and the average low on the last day of December is 21 degrees.

Providence usually receives an average of 4.14 inches of rain during December. December Providence Weather records indicate that on December 26, 1969 Providence received 3.47 inches of precipitation, the highest amount of rain recorded in a single day in December. Providence averages 7.1 inches of snow in December.On December 18, 1961 Providence received 11.1 inches of precipitation, the highest snowfall recorded in a single day in December.