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Zagreb in December - Weather, Events, and Tips

December Travel Guide for Zagreb


Zagreb Christmas Market

Zagreb Christmas Market

CC BY-NC-SA Brenda Annerl

December Weather in Zagreb

  • Average December temperature: 3ºC / 37ºF
  • December average high: 5ºC / 41ºF
  • December average low: 0ºC / 32ºF
Fog, rain, and snow can be experienced in December in Zagreb, so pack accordingly.

What to Pack for Zagreb in December

Pack for winter weather for December travel to Zagreb. Follow tips for winter dress. Because December in Zagreb can be wet, consider how your outer clothing and shoes will hold up in rain and snow.

Don't forget:

  • Winter coat
  • Waterproof shoes and warm socks
  • Hat, gloves, scarf, and umbrella

December Holidays and Events in Zagreb

All Month:The Zagreb Christmas market is a super source for Croatian Christmas gifts.

December 6:Sveti Nikola, or St. Nicholas, visits children on the eve of St. Nicholas Day and fills their shoes with sweets and small gifts.

December 24-25: Christmas in Croatia is celebrated with family or in church.

December 31st: Celebrate New Year's Eve in Zagreb in the main square.

Tips for Travel to Zagreb in December

  • Enjoy Zagreb's Christmas decorations in the main square and nearby locations.
  • Shop for Croatian-made gifts at nearby souvenir shops.

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