Florence
Alabama, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

December weather forecast and climate
Florence, AL

The iconic Oneal Bridge crossing over the Tennessee River from the city of Florence to Sheffield City, in Alabama
The iconic Oneal Bridge crossing over the Tennessee River from the city of Florence to Sheffield City, in Alabama
The first month of the winter, December, is still a cool month in Florence, Alabama, with temperature in the range of an average low of 32°F (0°C) and an average high of 51.8°F (11°C).

Temperature

In December, the average high-temperature decreases, from an enjoyable 62.6°F (17°C) in November, to a cool 51.8°F (11°C). The average low-temperature, is 32°F (0°C).

Rainfall

In Florence, in December, during 10 rainfall days, 5.5" (140mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Florence, there are 113 rainfall days, and 54.3" (1379mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

Months with the least sunshine in Florence are January, November and December, with an average of 5h of sunshine.

UV index

January, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 3, are months with the lowest UV index. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 3 transform into the following instructions:
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. 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.

What is the temperature in December in Florence?

The average high-temperature, in December, in Florence, is 51.8°F (11°C), while the average low-temperature is 32°F (0°C).

How much does it rain in Florence in December?

In Florence, Alabama, in December, it is raining for 10 days, with typically 5.5" (140mm) of accumulated precipitation.

What is the month with the shortest days in Florence?

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

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

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

What is the month with the least sunshine in Florence?

January, November and December, with an average of 5h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine in Florence.

How long on average sun shines in December in Florence?

In December, the average sunshine in Florence is 5h.

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

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

What is the UV index intensity in December in Florence?

In December, the average daily maximum UV index in Florence, Alabama, is 3. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in December - Florence, AL
  • Average high temperature in December: 52°F

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (90°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (48°F).

  • Average low temperature in December: 32°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (68°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (28°F).

Average rainfall in December - Florence, AL
  • Average rainfall in December: 5.5"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is March (6.3").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is October (3.1").

Average rainfall days in December - Florence, AL
  • Average rainfall days in December: 10 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (12 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is October (6 days).

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.5h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.9h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 5h

Months with most sunshine are May, June, July and August (Average sunshine: 9h).
Months with least sunshine are January, November and December (Average sunshine: 5).

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

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 10).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 3).