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The Galapagos Islands become 'Green'

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From June to December, The Galapagos water is cooler and full of blue skies. Great weather, mostly sunny days with very little wind. Waters will continue to warm up.The Western Islands remain very dry. Water temperatures are still cool enough for long snorkeling periods.

December
 in the Galapagos:

Galapagos Giant Tortoise Egg Hatching
Hatching of Giant Galapagos Tortoise's eggs begins and lasts until April.
Galapagos Green Sea Turtles Mating Behavior
Green Sea Turtles start displaying their mating behavior.
Rainy Season in the Galapagos
The rainy season begins with many of the plants budding. The Galapagos becomes 'green'.
Galapagos Waved Albatross Chick
The first young Waved Albatross fledge.

Passenger Reviews Who Traveled in December

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Temperatures for Galapagos Islands in December:

Average Low: Average High: Water Temperature: Average Rainfall:
68°F 80°F 74°F 0.50 inches

For more information on Galapagos Islands weather, click here Galapagos Islands weather.


Fernando Diez
Marketing Manager at Quasar Expeditions

Hi, I am Fernando and travel is my passion. This passion began with my first trip to the Galapagos Islands in 1986 and later became my work when I started working at Quasar Expeditions. Now the Marketing Manager for Quasar and responsible for the creation of the Patagonia Project in Chile, my passion for travel continues to grow to new and exciting destinations in South America.

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