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December Weather In Salt Lake City  
December Salt Lake City Weather
Record High: 69°F
Normal High: 38°F
Normal Low: 22°F
Record Low: -15°F
Avg Monthly Rain: 1.23"
Rec 1 Day Rain: 1.2"
Avg Monthly Snow: 11.9"
Rec 1 Day Snow: 12.6"

Salt Lake City Weather In December

The hottest day in Salt Lake City Utah in December for the past 82 years was 69 degrees Fahrenheit, on December 1, 1995, while the normal high temperature is 38. In the last 82 years the lowest measured December temperature in Salt Lake City was -15 most recently measured on December 15, 1972, while the average low temperature is 22.

United States NWS historical Salt Lake City December Weather data records that on December 22, 1990, the high temperature did not exceed 2 degrees Fahrenheit, the lowest high measured in Salt Lake City in the past 82 years. Weather Service data also shows that on December 23, 1955, the lowest recorded temperature for the day did not drop below 52 degrees, the highest low measured temperature in Salt Lake City in the last 82 years.

National Weather Service records indicate that the high temperature in Salt Lake City on December First averages 46 degrees and the high on the last day of the month averages 38 degrees. The daily low temperature in Salt Lake City on December First averages 19 degrees Fahrenheit and the low on the last day of December averages 12 degrees.

Salt Lake City usually receives an average of 1.23 inches of precipitation during the month. The most rain recorded in a single day, as shown by December Salt Lake City Weather data, was 1.2 inches on December 28, 1972. Salt Lake City averages 11.9 inches of snow in December. The highest snowfall on a single day in December was 12.6 inches on December 28, 1972.