December weather forecast and climate
Madison, AL

Weather in December

December, the first month of the winter, in Madison, is still a cool month, with average temperature fluctuating between 51.8°F (11°C) and 38.3°F (3.5°C).

Temperature

In Madison, the average high-temperature slightly decreases, from a moderate 59.7°F (15.4°C) in November, to a fresh 51.8°F (11°C). In December, the average low-temperature is 38.3°F (3.5°C).

Humidity

The most humid month in Madison, Alabama, is December, with an average relative humidity of 80%.

Rainfall

In Madison, during December, the rain falls for 11.2 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.32" (59mm) of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 152.1 rainfall days, and 24.25" (616mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through March, November and December are months with snowfall in Madison. Months with the most snowfall are January, February and December, with an average 0.16" (4mm) of accumulated snow.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In December, the average sunshine is 4.8h.

UV index

January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index in Madison. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 2 in December transform into the following instructions:
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. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in December in Madison?

The average high-temperature, in December, is 51.8°F (11°C), while the average low-temperature is 38.3°F (3.5°C).

What is the most humid month in Madison?

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

What is the average humidity in December in Madison?

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

How much does it rain in Madison in December?

In Madison, Alabama, in December, it is raining for 11.2 days, with typically 2.32" (59mm) of accumulated precipitation.

How many days does it snow in December in Madison?

In Madison, during December, snow falls for 1.4 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.16" (4mm) of snow.

What is the snowiest month in Madison?

Months with the most snowfall in Madison, Alabama, are January, February and December, with an average 0.16" (4mm) of accumulated snow.

What is the month with the shortest days in Madison?

The month with the shortest days in Madison is December, with an average of 9.9h of daylight.

How many hours of daylight does Madison have in December?

In Madison, the average length of the day in December is 9.9h.

How many hours of sunshine does Madison have in December?

In December, the average sunshine is 4.8h.

When is the lowest UV index in Madison?

Months with the lowest UV index in Madison are January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2.

How high is the UV index in December in Madison?

In December, the average daily maximum UV index is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in December
Madison, AL

Average temperature in December - Madison, AL
  • Average high temperature in December: 51.8°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (88.3°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (47.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in December: 38.3°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (69.3°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (33.3°F).

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Average pressure in December
Madison, AL

Average pressure in December - Madison, AL
  • Average pressure in December: 30.15"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.17").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.98").

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Average wind speed in December
Madison, AL

Average wind speed in December - Madison, AL
  • Average wind speed in December: 7.9mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (8.3mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (4.6mph).

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Average humidity in December
Madison, AL

Average humidity in December - Madison, 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 (73%).

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Average rainfall in December
Madison, AL

Average rainfall in December - Madison, AL
  • Average rainfall in December: 2.32"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (2.48").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.1").

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Average rainfall days in December
Madison, AL

Average rainfall days in December - Madison, AL
  • Average rainfall days in December: 11.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (17.2 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (8.8 days).

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Average snowfall in December
Madison, AL

Average snowfall in December - Madison, AL
  • Average snowfall in December: 0.16"

Months with the highest snowfall are January, February and December (0.16").
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

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Average snowfall days in December
Madison, AL

Average snowfall days in December - Madison, AL
  • Average snowfall days in December: 1.4 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (1.8 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

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

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

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

  • Average sunshine in December: 4.8h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10.5h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4.6h).

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Average sunshine days in December
Madison, AL

Average sunshine days in December - Madison, AL
  • Average sunshine days in December: 18.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (20.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (11.3 days).

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Average UV index in December
Madison, AL

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

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in December
Madison, AL

Average cloud cover in December - Madison, AL
  • Average cloud cover in December: 49

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 50).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 29).

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Average visibility in December
Madison, AL

Average visibility in December - Madison, 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).

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