- Moslih Eddin Saadi
By December the NE monsoon is well established with dry and sunny weather. With temperatures and humidity near their lows of the year and the countryside vibrant and green this is a good time to tour Cambodia.
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First Light - 0549
Sunrise - 0612
Sunset - 1733
Last Light - 1755
Chance of precipitation on any given day - 10%
Rain on just three days a month is usual in December
Minimum - 21ºC
Maximum - 30ºC
Sakaravaty says: "I like December for the same reasons as my western colleagues in the ABOUTAsia office - the weather is cool so I love to ride my bike and feel the breeze on my face. I also look forward to the end of the year - my friends and I do a countdown after working so hard in the month of December"
Of course, it is more crowded - but it is the best time to have parties! In bars and pubs, it is easy to meet people from many countries and they are very happy because they are on holiday and we (Cambodians) are also very happy because there is music and dancing"
Do not keep tasty food for tomorrow; do not let an attractive wife walk behind you
Tomorrow the food may become spoilt or consumed by someone else; You should see who is catching the eye of an attractive wife.
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