El Paso Weather In December
The hottest December day in El Paso for the past 71 years was 80 degrees Fahrenheit, measured on December 12, 1973, and the normal high is 57. The record low December temperature in El Paso for the last 71 years was 5 most recently measured on December 25, 1953, and the mean daily low in the month is 33.
According to National Weather Service historical El Paso December Weather data, on December 17, 1987, the high temperature did not exceed 27 degrees Fahrenheit, the lowest high measured in El Paso in the past 71 years. Weather Service data also shows that on December 21, 1981, the lowest recorded temperature for the day did not drop below 57 degrees, the highest low measured temperature in El Paso in the last 71 years.
National Weather Service records indicate that the high temperature in El Paso on December First averages 62 degrees and the high on the last day of the month averages 56 degrees. The average recorded low temperature in El Paso on December First is 33 degrees Fahrenheit and the average low on the last day of December is 31 degrees.
El Paso normally receives an average of 0.77 inches of rain during December. The most precipitation measured in a single day, as indicated by December El Paso Weather data, was 1.46 inches on December 14, 1987. El Paso receives an average of 1.6 inches of snow in December.On December 13, 1987 El Paso received 14.5 inches of precipitation, the highest snowfall recorded in a single day in December.