December weather forecast and climate
Big Ridge, AL

The first month of the winter, December, is still a cool month in Big Ridge, Alabama, with average temperature varying between 39.4°F (4.1°C) and 53.8°F (12.1°C).

Temperature

In December, the average high-temperature slightly decreases, from a comfortable 61.3°F (16.3°C) in November, to a cool 53.8°F (12.1°C). In December, the average low-temperature is 39.4°F (4.1°C).

Humidity

With an average relative humidity of 80%, December is the most humid month.

Rainfall

The month with the most rainfall is December when the rain falls for 14.5 days and typically aggregates up to 4.45" (113mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through March, November and December are months with snowfall. In Big Ridge, Alabama, during December, snow falls for 1.1 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.24" (6mm) of snow. In Big Ridge, during the entire year, snow falls for 5.4 days, and aggregates up to 1.42" (36mm) of snow.

Daylight

December has the shortest days of the year, with an average of 9.9h of daylight.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in December is 4.9h.

UV index

With an average maximum UV index of 2, December is the month with the lowest UV index. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: In December, the average maximum UV index of 2 translate into the following recommendations:
For the majority, extended sun exposure is not of great concern. Infants and people with sensitive skin must always be protected. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in December in Big Ridge?

In Big Ridge, in December, the average high-temperature is 53.8°F (12.1°C), and the average low-temperature is 39.4°F (4.1°C).

What is the most humid month in Big Ridge?

With an average relative humidity of 80%, December is the most humid month in Big Ridge.

What is the average humidity in December in Big Ridge?

In December, the average relative humidity in Big Ridge, Alabama, is 80%.

How much does it rain in Big Ridge in December?

In Big Ridge, during December, the rain falls for 14.5 days and regularly aggregates up to 4.45" (113mm) of precipitation.

What is the wettest month in Big Ridge?

The month with the most rainfall in Big Ridge, Alabama, is December when the rain falls for 14.5 days and typically aggregates up to 4.45" (113mm) of precipitation.

How many days does it snow in December in Big Ridge?

In Big Ridge, Alabama, in December, snow falls for 1.1 days, with typically accumulated 0.24" (6mm) of snow.

What is the month with the shortest days in Big Ridge?

With an average of 9.9h of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year.

What is the average length of the day in December in Big Ridge?

The average length of the day in December in Big Ridge is 9.9h.

How many hours of sunshine does Big Ridge have in December?

The average sunshine in December in Big Ridge is 4.9h.

When is the lowest UV index in Big Ridge?

With an average maximum UV index of 2, December is the month with the lowest UV index in Big Ridge, Alabama.

What is the UV index intensity in December in Big Ridge?

The average daily maximum UV index in December in Big Ridge, Alabama, is 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health threat from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in December - Big Ridge, AL
  • Average high temperature in December: 53.8°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (90.3°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (50.4°F).

  • Average low temperature in December: 39.4°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (70.3°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (34.7°F).

Average pressure in December - Big Ridge, AL
  • Average pressure in December: 30.14"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.17").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.97").

Average wind speed in December - Big Ridge, AL
  • Average wind speed in December: 6.8mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are February, March and April (7.3mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (4.5mph).

Average humidity in December - Big Ridge, AL
  • Average humidity in December: 80%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (80%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (71%).

Average rainfall in December - Big Ridge, AL
  • Average rainfall in December: 4.45"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (4.45").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (2.48").

Average rainfall days in December - Big Ridge, AL
  • Average rainfall days in December: 14.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (21.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (10.3 days).

Average snowfall in December - Big Ridge, AL
  • Average snowfall in December: 0.24"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (0.75").
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

Average snowfall days in December - Big Ridge, AL
  • Average snowfall days in December: 1.1 days

Months with the highest number of snowfall days are January and February (1.6 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Big Ridge, AL
  • Average daylight in December: 9.9h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.4h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.9h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 4.9h

Months with the most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 10.5h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4.8h).

Average sunshine days in December - Big Ridge, AL
  • Average sunshine days in December: 14.4 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (18.4 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (7.3 days).

Average UV index in December - Big Ridge, AL
  • Average UV index in December: 2

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 7).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 2).

Average cloud cover in December - Big Ridge, AL
  • Average cloud cover in December: 48

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 49).
The month with the least cloud cover is September (Cloud cover 29).

Average visibility in December - Big Ridge, AL
  • Average visibility in December: 5mi

Months with the highest visibility are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (6mi).
Months with the lowest visibility are January and December (5mi).