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December Weather In Memphis  
December Memphis Weather
Record High: 81°F
Normal High: 52°F
Normal Low: 34°F
Record Low: -13°F
Avg Monthly Rain: 5.68"
Rec 1 Day Rain: 5.42"
Avg Monthly Snow: 0.6"
Rec 1 Day Snow: 14.3"

Memphis Weather In December

The record high temperature in Memphis for the last 69 years in December was 81 degrees Fahrenheit, registered on December 2, 1982, while the standard high temperature is 52. In the last 69 years the lowest measured December temperature in Memphis was -13 on December 23, 1963, while the average low temperature is 34.

US National Weather Service Memphis December Weather data records that on December 8, 1989, the high temperature did not exceed 8 degrees Fahrenheit, the lowest high measured in Memphis in the past 69 years. Weather Service data also shows that on December 24, 1982, the lowest recorded temperature for the day did not drop below 71 degrees, the highest low measured temperature in Memphis in the last 69 years.

National Weather Service data shows that the high temperature in Memphis on December First averages 57 degrees Fahrenheit and the high on the final day of December averages 51 degrees. The average daily low temperature in Memphis on December First is 36 degrees Fahrenheit and the average low on the last day of December is 34 degrees.

Memphis usually receives an average of 5.68 inches of precipitation during the month. According to December Memphis Weather records, the most rain measured in a single day in December was 5.42 inches on December 7, 1978. Memphis averages 0.6 inches of snow in December. The most snow recorded in a single day in December was 14.3 inches on December 22, 1963.