December 2022 goes on record as the third warmest December ever experienced in Bahrain since 1902. The mean temperature of the month was 21.9°C which is 2.2°C above the long-term normal for December and this goes on record as the third highest mean temperature for December since 1902. Note that the highest mean monthly temperature for December was 22.5°C recorded in 2001. The mean maximum temperature of the month was 24.4°C which is 1.5°C above the long-term normal and this goes on record as the fifth highest mean maximum temperature for December since 1946. This is the same as in December 1990. Note that the highest mean monthly maximum temperature for December was 26.3°C recorded in 2001.