December weather forecast and climate
West Ridge, AL

Weather in December

The first month of the winter, December, is also a fresh month in West Ridge, Alabama, with average temperature varying between 39.4°F (4.1°C) and 54.1°F (12.3°C).

Temperature

In December, the average high-temperature slightly decreases, from a comfortable 61.2°F (16.2°C) in November, to a fresh 54.1°F (12.3°C). In December, in West Ridge, the average low-temperature is 39.4°F (4.1°C).

Humidity

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

Rainfall

In West Ridge, it is raining for 10.9 days, with typically 1.85" (47mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in West Ridge, there are 149 rainfall days, and 19.88" (505mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in West Ridge are January through March, November and December. In West Ridge, in December, snow falls for 0.6 days, with typically accumulated 0.08" (2mm) of snow. Throughout the year, there are 3 snowfall days, and 0.43" (11mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

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

UV index

The month with the lowest UV index in West Ridge is December, with an average maximum UV index of 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health risk from unprotected 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:
People with sensitive skin, children, and babies should always be protected from prolonged sun exposure. 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 West Ridge?

In December, in West Ridge, the average high-temperature is 54.1°F (12.3°C), and the average low-temperature is 39.4°F (4.1°C).

What is the most humid month in West Ridge?

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

What is the average humidity in December in West Ridge?

The average relative humidity in December in West Ridge, Alabama, is 80%.

How many days does it rain in December in West Ridge?

In West Ridge, in December, during 10.9 rainfall days, 1.85" (47mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

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

In West Ridge, Alabama, in December, during 0.6 snowfall days, 0.08" (2mm) of snow is typically accumulated.

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

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

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

In West Ridge, Alabama, the average length of the day in December is 9.9h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in West Ridge?

Months with the least sunshine in West Ridge, Alabama, are February and December, with an average of 4.8h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in December in West Ridge?

The average sunshine in December is 4.8h.

When is the lowest UV index in West Ridge?

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

What is the UV index reading in December in West Ridge?

In December, the average daily maximum UV index is 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.

Average temperature in December
West Ridge, AL

Average temperature in December - West Ridge, AL
  • Average high temperature in December: 54.1°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (90.1°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (50.7°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 (34.9°F).

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Average pressure in December
West Ridge, AL

Average pressure in December - West Ridge, 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
West Ridge, AL

Average wind speed in December - West Ridge, AL
  • Average wind speed in December: 7mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January and February (7.4mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (4.3mph).

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Average humidity in December
West Ridge, AL

Average humidity in December - West 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 (72%).

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Average rainfall in December
West Ridge, AL

Average rainfall in December - West Ridge, AL
  • Average rainfall in December: 1.85"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (2.24").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is October (1.06").

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Average rainfall days in December
West Ridge, AL

Average rainfall days in December - West Ridge, AL
  • Average rainfall days in December: 10.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (18.6 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (7.9 days).

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Average snowfall in December
West Ridge, AL

Average snowfall in December - West Ridge, AL
  • Average snowfall in December: 0.08"

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

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Average snowfall days in December
West Ridge, AL

Average snowfall days in December - West Ridge, AL
  • Average snowfall days in December: 0.6 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (1 days).
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
West Ridge, AL

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - West 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: 4.8h

Months with the most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 10.6h).
Months with the least sunshine are February and December (Average sunshine: 4.8).

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Average sunshine days in December
West Ridge, AL

Average sunshine days in December - West Ridge, AL
  • Average sunshine days in December: 17.6 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (20.6 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (9.6 days).

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Average UV index in December
West Ridge, AL

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

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

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Average cloud cover in December
West Ridge, AL

Average cloud cover in December - West Ridge, AL
  • Average cloud cover in December: 47

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 48).
Months with the least cloud cover are June and September (Cloud cover 30).

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Average visibility in December
West Ridge, AL

Average visibility in December - West Ridge, 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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