December weather forecast and climate
Auburn, AL

The campus at Auburn University in Alabama with the university chapel
The campus at Auburn University in Alabama with the university chapel
December, the first month of the winter, in Auburn, is still a mild month, with average temperature varying between 41.9°F (5.5°C) and 57°F (13.9°C).

Temperature

In December, the average high-temperature marginally drops, from a comfortable 64°F (17.8°C) in November, to a mild 57°F (13.9°C). The average low-temperature, in Auburn, is 41.9°F (5.5°C).

Humidity

With an average relative humidity of 78%, December is the most humid month in Auburn.

Rainfall

In Auburn, it is raining for 12.6 days, with typically 3.98" (101mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Auburn, Alabama, there are 175.3 rainfall days, and 37.99" (965mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through March and December. December is the first month it typically snows. Throughout December, in the average 0.5 snowfall days, it receives 0.08" (2mm) of snow. Throughout the year, there are 1.9 snowfall days, and 0.67" (17mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

December has the shortest days of the year in Auburn, with an average of 10h of daylight.

Sunshine

February and December, with an average of 5.1h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine.

UV index

January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 3, are months with the lowest UV index in Auburn. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 3 in December transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in December in Auburn?

In Auburn, Alabama, in December, the average high-temperature is 57°F (13.9°C), and the average low-temperature is 41.9°F (5.5°C).

What is the most humid month in Auburn?

December is the most humid month in Auburn, with an average relative humidity of 78%.

What is the average humidity in December in Auburn?

In December, the average relative humidity in Auburn, Alabama, is 78%.

How many days does it rain in December in Auburn?

In Auburn, Alabama, in December, it is raining for 12.6 days, with typically 3.98" (101mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When does it start snowing in Auburn?

December is the first month it typically snows in Auburn. Throughout December, in the average 0.5 snowfall days, it receives 0.08" (2mm) of snow.

What is the month with the shortest days in Auburn?

The month with the shortest days in Auburn, Alabama, is December, with an average of 10h of daylight.

What is the average length of the day in December in Auburn?

The average length of the day in December in Auburn, Alabama, is 10h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Auburn?

Months with the least sunshine in Auburn, Alabama, are February and December, with an average of 5.1h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Auburn have in December?

The average sunshine in December in Auburn is 5.1h.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in Auburn?

Months with the lowest UV index are January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 3.

What is the UV index intensity in December in Auburn?

In December, the average daily maximum UV index is 3. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in December - Auburn, AL
  • Average high temperature in December: 57°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (91°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (54°F).

  • Average low temperature in December: 41.9°F

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (71.2°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (37.6°F).

Average pressure in December - Auburn, AL
  • Average pressure in December: 30.14"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.16").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.98").

Average wind speed in December - Auburn, AL
  • Average wind speed in December: 7.5mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (7.7mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (4.7mph).

Average humidity in December - Auburn, AL
  • Average humidity in December: 78%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (78%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (70%).

Average rainfall in December - Auburn, AL
  • Average rainfall in December: 3.98"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (4.29").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (2.17").

Average rainfall days in December - Auburn, AL
  • Average rainfall days in December: 12.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (22.4 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (8.1 days).

Average snowfall in December - Auburn, AL
  • Average snowfall in December: 0.08"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (0.24").
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0").

Average snowfall days in December - Auburn, AL
  • Average snowfall days in December: 0.5 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (0.6 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0 days).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Auburn, AL
  • Average daylight in December: 10h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.3h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 5.1h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10.6h).
Months with the least sunshine are February and December (Average sunshine: 5.1).

Average sunshine days in December - Auburn, AL
  • Average sunshine days in December: 16.9 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (20.6 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (6.4 days).

Average UV index in December - Auburn, AL
  • Average UV index in December: 3

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 3).

Average cloud cover in December - Auburn, AL
  • Average cloud cover in December: 46

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 46).
The month with the least cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 30).

Average visibility in December - Auburn, AL
  • Average visibility in December: 6mi

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (6mi).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (6mi).