December weather forecast and climate
Elim, AK

Weather in December

The first month of the winter, December, is still an extremely cold month in Elim, Alaska, with average temperature ranging between max 12.4°F (-10.9°C) and min 5.4°F (-14.8°C).

Temperature

In December, the average high-temperature marginally drops, from a freezing cold 19.6°F (-6.9°C) in November, to an extremely cold 12.4°F (-10.9°C). The average low-temperature, is 5.4°F (-14.8°C).

Humidity

In Elim, the average relative humidity is 91%.

Rainfall

In December, the rain falls for 3.6 days. Throughout December, 0.75" (19mm) of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Elim, Alaska, there are 118.6 rainfall days, and 13.39" (340mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through May, September through December are months with snowfall in Elim. In Elim, Alaska, during December, snow falls for 15.1 days and regularly aggregates up to 4.21" (107mm) of snow. In Elim, during the entire year, snow falls for 94.3 days, and aggregates up to 27.2" (691mm) of snow.

Daylight

December has the shortest days of the year in Elim, with an average of 4.1h of daylight.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in December is 3h.

UV index

January through March and December, with an average maximum UV index of 1, are months with the lowest UV index in Elim. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a low threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 1 transform into the following instructions:
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. 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. 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 Elim?

In Elim, in December, the average high-temperature is 12.4°F (-10.9°C), and the average low-temperature is 5.4°F (-14.8°C).

What is the average humidity in December in Elim?

In December, the average relative humidity in Elim is 91%.

How much does it rain in Elim in December?

In Elim, in December, during 3.6 rainfall days, 0.75" (19mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How many days does it snow in December in Elim?

In Elim, in December, during 15.1 snowfall days, 4.21" (107mm) of snow is typically accumulated.

What is the month with the shortest days in Elim?

The month with the shortest days in Elim is December, with an average of 4.1h of daylight.

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

The average length of the day in December in Elim is 4.1h.

How long on average sun shines in December in Elim?

In Elim, the average sunshine in December is 3h.

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

Months with the lowest UV index are January through March and December, with an average maximum UV index of 1.

What is the UV index intensity in December in Elim?

In December, the average daily maximum UV index in Elim, Alaska, is 1. 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
Elim, AK

Average temperature in December - Elim, AK
  • Average high temperature in December: 12.4°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (59.5°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (9.1°F).

  • Average low temperature in December: 5.4°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (48.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (1.8°F).

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Average pressure in December
Elim, AK

Average pressure in December - Elim, AK
  • Average pressure in December: 29.75"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is May (29.92").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is October (29.72").

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Average wind speed in December
Elim, AK

Average wind speed in December - Elim, AK
  • Average wind speed in December: 8.4mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is October (9.6mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is June (6mph).

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Average humidity in December
Elim, AK

Average humidity in December - Elim, AK
  • Average humidity in December: 91%

The month with the highest relative humidity is March (92%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is June (72%).

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Average rainfall in December
Elim, AK

Average rainfall in December - Elim, AK
  • Average rainfall in December: 0.75"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (2.24").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (0.55").

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Average rainfall days in December
Elim, AK

Average rainfall days in December - Elim, AK
  • Average rainfall days in December: 3.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (19.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (2.7 days).

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Average snowfall in December
Elim, AK

Average snowfall in December - Elim, AK
  • Average snowfall in December: 4.21"

The month with the highest snowfall is November (4.76").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July and August (0").

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Average snowfall days in December
Elim, AK

Average snowfall days in December - Elim, AK
  • Average snowfall days in December: 15.1 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is March (16.7 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July and August (0 days).

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Average daylight in December /
Average sunshine in December
Elim, AK

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Elim, AK
  • Average daylight in December: 4.1h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 21.3h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 4.1h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 3h

The month with the most sunshine is May (Average sunshine: 8.3h).
The month with the least sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 2.9h).

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Average sunshine days in December
Elim, AK

Average sunshine days in December - Elim, AK
  • Average sunshine days in December: 15 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (18.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (8.4 days).

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Average UV index in December
Elim, AK

Average UV index in December - Elim, AK
  • Average UV index in December: 1

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 4).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March and December (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in December
Elim, AK

Average cloud cover in December - Elim, AK
  • Average cloud cover in December: 58

The month with the most cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 62).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 50).

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Average visibility in December
Elim, AK

Average visibility in December - Elim, AK
  • Average visibility in December: 4mi

Months with the highest visibility are May, June, July, August, September and October (6mi).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April and December (4mi).

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