What Is December Weather Like in Las Vegas?

Average Temperatures in December in Las Vegas

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December in Las Vegas does bring cooler weather but it's nothing to get a meteorologist excited about. The holidays come to Las Vegas but the snow never really arrives. Oh, sure, there are instances when Las Vegas gets a flurry or two, but you can be sure that you will not need your heavy winter coat on the Las Vegas strip. December in Las Vegas means holiday decorations and the run-up to New Year's Eve so be prepared for festive decorations and holiday menus at the restaurants and bars. However, don't be surprised if your Christmas in Las Vegas is shrouded in the sunshine and 70-degree weather.

If it's too warm, go inside T-Mobile Arena and watch the Vegas Golden Knights, the ice cools the place down but the hockey heats it right back up. 

Las Vegas in December
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Average Temperatures in December in Las Vegas

  • Average High Temperature in December in Las Vegas: 58 (14.4)
  • Average Low Temperature in December in Las Vegas: 34 (1.11)
  • Average Rainfall in December in Las Vegas: .38”
  • Average Humidity in December in Las Vegas: 44%


December in Las Vegas means holiday decorations and typically some good rates on rooms. Make sure to see the holiday display at Bellagio as well as at the Palazzo. Choose the right Las Vegas hotel by figuring out exactly what you want. As December ends the crowds will grow and the excitement about the New Year fills the city. We have plenty of pictures of Las Vegas hotels if you don’t already have one in mind. Choose a special restaurant in Las Vegas for a holiday meal or to have some cocktails to toast the end of the year.

See a show in Las Vegas and take advantage of the good prices possible in December. Find a few things to do in Las Vegas and take advantage of the cool temperatures in December.

Pool Season in December in Las Vegas?
Put away the swim suit and grab a nice sweater instead. However there are a few heated swimming pools that are not crowded and you can work on your winter tan.

As you plan your trip to Las Vegas and you consider tours and attractions compare prices with Viator.com. If your looking for shows you can also try Best of Vegas. Take a look at what they are offering and if it suits you, you can easily save a few dollars.

Walking Weather in December in Las Vegas?
If you like walking around in the frigid temperatures. (Relative to Las Vegas that is. )

Golf Conditions in December in Las Vegas?
If you don’t mind that stinging feeling when the club hits the ball go for it. Go to TopGolf Las Vegas instead and the hitting bays are climate controlled. 

Do you need real time weather? Check this list of resources for Las Vegas weather right at this moment.

Perfect attractions in December in Las Vegas:
What you will need to do is lace up the ice skates and head to the Blvd. Pool at Cosmopolitan Resort . This strip side rink has views of the Las Vegas and quiet corners to sit by the fire with someone special. The festive atmosphere transports you to your favorite ski lodge without the snow chains and extra layers of clothing. The ice rink is large enough for you to show off your hockey skills but not so big that you have goof balls out there drinking and skating.

You must ice skate in Las Vegas simply because it's December and you are in the middle of the desert.

Possible day trips in December in Las Vegas: Mt. Charleston before the snow arrives and then once it gets here ski and gamble on the same day. Find a few more things to do in Las Vegas during the month of December.

Something you should know about December in Las Vegas:
Las Vegas Marathon is held in December, start training early.

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