Average Sunshine in Quebec for December





The tables below give December averages for the number of sunny days and hours of sunshine at cities and towns in Quebec.

The places are grouped into a separate table for each region of the province: Southern Quebec, South-Central Quebec, Western Quebec, Gaspé Peninsula, North Shore and Northern Quebec.

Each place has three measures of sunshine. The number for % Sun is the usual percentage of daylight hours with bright sunshine.

Hours gives the total hours of bright sunshine that's normal this month. Days statistics are for the typical number of days in December with any amount of measurable sunshine. All the data are averages for the years 1981 to 2010.

Southern Quebec

Average amount of sun in December
% Sun Place Hours Days
31 Montréal 84 21
25 Sherbrooke 68 20
19 St Hyacinthe 52 16
21 Thetford Mines 57 18

South-Central Quebec

% Sun Place Hours Days
31 Québec City 82 20
29 Roberval 76 19

Western Quebec

% Sun Place Hours Days
20 Amos 52 17
25 Maniwaki 67 18
22 Ste-Agathe-des-Monts 59 18
24 Val-D'or 63 18

Gaspé Peninsula

% Sun Place Hours Days
35 Gaspé 90 22
15 Iles de la Madeleine 40 18
20 Rimouski 52 19

North Shore

Average total sunshine in December
% Sun Place Hours Days
37 Baie-Comeau 95 21
31 Blanc-Sablon 76 18
34 Natashquan 87 21
26 Schefferville 59 19

Northern Quebec

% Sun Place Hours Days
16 Inukjuak 32 13
24 Kuujjuaq 49 18
18 Kuujjuarapik 40 14
15 Radisson 35 14
Reference

Environment Canada. Meteorological Service of Canada. Canadian Climate Normals. 1981-2010 Climate Normals & Averages.

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