December weather forecast
Fairfield, AL

Weather in December

The first month of the winter, December, is still a cool month in Fairfield, Alabama, with an average temperature fluctuating between 40.3°F (4.6°C) and 54.9°F (12.7°C).

Temperature

In Fairfield, Alabama, the average high-temperature in December marginally drops from an enjoyable 62.2°F (16.8°C) in November to a fresh 54.9°F (12.7°C). In Fairfield, Alabama, in December, the average low-temperature is 40.3°F (4.6°C).

Humidity

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

Rainfall

The month with the most rainfall is December, when the rain falls for 13.2 days and typically aggregates up to 4.13" (105mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through March, November and December are months with snowfall. In Fairfield, during December, snow falls for 0.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.51" (13mm) of snow. In Fairfield, during the entire year, snow falls for 4.1 days and aggregates up to 1.77" (45mm) of snow.

Daylight

December has the shortest days of the year in Fairfield, with an average of 9h and 59min of daylight.
On the first day of December, sunrise is at 6:33 am and sunset at 4:39 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:51 am and sunset at 4:49 pm CST.

Sunshine

February and December, with an average of 4.8h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine in Fairfield.

UV index

December is the month with the lowest UV index, with an average maximum UV index of 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a low threat to health from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 2 in December interpret into the following advice:
Extended sun exposure is not an issue for the majority. Children, infants, and fair-skinned individuals always need to be protected. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in December in Fairfield?

The average high-temperature, in December, is 54.9°F (12.7°C), while the average low-temperature is 40.3°F (4.6°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'apparent temperature'), which combines relative humidity and air temperature, in September is calculated to be 95°F (35°C).

What is the most humid month in Fairfield?

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

What is the average humidity in December in Fairfield?

The average relative humidity in December in Fairfield is 80%.

What is the wettest month in Fairfield?

December is the month with the most rainfall. Rain falls for 13.2 days and accumulates 4.13" (105mm) of precipitation.

How many days does it rain in December in Fairfield?

In Fairfield, during December, the rain falls for 13.2 days and regularly aggregates up to 4.13" (105mm) of precipitation.

How much does it snow in Fairfield in December?

In Fairfield, during December, snow falls for 0.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.51" (13mm) of snow.

What is the month with the shortest days in Fairfield?

December has the shortest days of the year in Fairfield, Alabama, with an average of 9h and 59min of daylight.

How many hours of daylight does Fairfield have in December?

In December, the average day length in Fairfield, Alabama, is 9h and 59min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in December in Fairfield?

In December, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:33 am and sunset at 4:39 pm. On the last day of the month, in Fairfield, Alabama, sunrise is at 6:51 am and sunset at 4:49 pm CST.

What are the months with the least sunshine in Fairfield?

The months with the least sunshine in Fairfield, Alabama, are February and December, with an average of 4.8h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Fairfield have in December?

In December, the average sunshine duration in Fairfield, Alabama, is 4.8h.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Fairfield?

December is the month with the lowest UV index, with an average maximum UV index of 2.

How high is the UV index in December in Fairfield?

The average daily maximum UV index in December in Fairfield is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low health risk from exposure to Sun's UV rays.
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Average temperature in December
Fairfield, AL

Average temperature in December - Fairfield, AL
  • Average high temperature in December: 54.9°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (91°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (51.3°F).

  • Average low temperature in December: 40.3°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (71.6°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (36°F).

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Average pressure in December
Fairfield, AL

Average pressure in December - Fairfield, AL
  • Average pressure in December: 30.14"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.17"Hg).
The months with the lowest atmospheric pressure are June and August (29.98"Hg).

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Average wind speed in December
Fairfield, AL

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

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

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Average humidity in December
Fairfield, AL

Average humidity in December - Fairfield, 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 (70%).

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Average rainfall in December
Fairfield, AL

Average rainfall in December - Fairfield, AL
  • Average rainfall in December: 4.13"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (4.13").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is October (2.24").

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Average rainfall days in December
Fairfield, AL

Average rainfall days in December - Fairfield, AL
  • Average rainfall days in December: 13.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (21 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (8.6 days).

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Average snowfall in December
Fairfield, AL

Average snowfall in December - Fairfield, AL
  • Average snowfall in December: 0.51"

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

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Average snowfall days in December
Fairfield, AL

Average snowfall days in December - Fairfield, AL
  • Average snowfall days in December: 0.8 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (1.3 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

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Average daylight in December /
Average sunshine in December
Fairfield, AL

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Fairfield, AL
  • Average daylight in December: 9h and 59min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 20min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 59min).

  • Average sunshine in December: 4h and 48min

The months with the most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 10h and 30min).
The months with the least sunshine are February and December (Average sunshine: 4h and 48min).

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Average sunshine days in December
Fairfield, AL

Average sunshine days in December - Fairfield, AL
  • Average sunshine days in December: 16.1 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (19.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (8.3 days).

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Average UV index in December
Fairfield, AL

Average UV index in December - Fairfield, AL
  • Average UV index in December: 2

The months with the highest UV index are April, May, June, July, August and September (UV index 6).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in December
Fairfield, AL

Average cloud cover in December - Fairfield, AL
  • Average cloud cover in December: 48

The months with the most cloud cover are February and December (Cloud cover 48).
The months with the least cloud cover are June, September and October (Cloud cover 30).

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Average visibility in December
Fairfield, AL

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

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

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