December weather forecast and climate
Dothan, AL

December, the first month of the winter, in Dothan, is also an enjoyable month, with average temperature ranging between max 61.7°F (16.5°C) and min 46.2°F (7.9°C).

Temperature

In Dothan, the average high-temperature marginally drops, from a comfortable 67.3°F (19.6°C) in November, to a still enjoyable 61.7°F (16.5°C). In December, in Dothan, the average low-temperature is 46.2°F (7.9°C).

Humidity

August and December, with an average relative humidity of 76%, are most humid months.

Rainfall

In Dothan, during December, the rain falls for 11.4 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.99" (76mm) of precipitation. In Dothan, during the entire year, the rain falls for 163.7 days and collects up to 29.57" (751mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Dothan snow does not fall in March through December.

Daylight

December has the shortest days of the year, with an average of 10.1h of daylight.

Sunshine

The average sunshine is 5.5h.

UV index

January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 3, are months with the lowest UV index. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health risk from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 3 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions - Protection against sunburn is recommended. 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.

What is the temperature in December in Dothan?

In Dothan, Alabama, in December, the average high-temperature is 61.7°F (16.5°C), and the average low-temperature is 46.2°F (7.9°C).

What are the most humid months in Dothan?

August and December, with an average relative humidity of 76%, are most humid months in Dothan, Alabama.

What is the average humidity in December in Dothan?

The average relative humidity in December in Dothan is 76%.

How much does it rain in Dothan in December?

In Dothan, in December, it is raining for 11.4 days, with typically 2.99" (76mm) of accumulated precipitation.

Does it snow in Dothan in December?

In Dothan, Alabama, in December, it doesn't snow. In January, it regularly snows.

When it does not snow in Dothan?

In Dothan, Alabama, snow does not fall in March through December.

What is the month with the shortest days in Dothan?

December has the shortest days of the year, with an average of 10.1h of daylight.

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

The average length of the day in December in Dothan, Alabama, is 10.1h.

How many hours of sunshine does Dothan have in December?

In December, the average sunshine in Dothan, Alabama, is 5.5h.

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

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

What is the UV index reading in December in Dothan?

The average daily maximum UV index in December in Dothan is 3. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium hazard to health from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in December - Dothan, AL
  • Average high temperature in December: 61.7°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (90.5°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (58.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in December: 46.2°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (73.9°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (41.5°F).

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

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

Average wind speed in December - Dothan, AL
  • Average wind speed in December: 7.3mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January, February and March (7.6mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (5.2mph).

Average humidity in December - Dothan, AL
  • Average humidity in December: 76%

Months with the highest relative humidity are August and December (76%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are May and October (69%).

Average rainfall in December - Dothan, AL
  • Average rainfall in December: 2.99"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (4.45").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (1.5").

Average rainfall days in December - Dothan, AL
  • Average rainfall days in December: 11.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (22 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (7.9 days).

Average snowfall in December - Dothan, AL
  • Average snowfall in December: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (0.2").
Months with the least snowfall are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (0").

Average snowfall days in December - Dothan, AL
  • Average snowfall days in December: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (0.3 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (0 days).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Dothan, AL
  • Average daylight in December: 10.1h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.2h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.1h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 5.5h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10.9h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 5.4h).

Average sunshine days in December - Dothan, AL
  • Average sunshine days in December: 18 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (20.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (6.8 days).

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

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

Average cloud cover in December - Dothan, AL
  • Average cloud cover in December: 42

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 42).
The month with the least cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 27).

Average visibility in December - Dothan, 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).