December weather forecast and climate
Gambell, AK

Weather in December

December, the first month of the winter, in Gambell, is also a subzero cold month, with average temperature varying between 21.9°F (-5.6°C) and 16.9°F (-8.4°C).

Temperature

In December, the average high-temperature slightly decreases, from a freezing cold 30.6°F (-0.8°C) in November, to a still subzero cold 21.9°F (-5.6°C). In Gambell, the average low-temperature is 16.9°F (-8.4°C).

Humidity

In December, the average relative humidity is 87%.

Rainfall

In Gambell, in December, it is raining for 2.9 days, with typically 1.81" (46mm) of accumulated precipitation. In Gambell, during the entire year, the rain falls for 104 days and collects up to 17.64" (448mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through June, September through December are months with snowfall. In Gambell, snow falls for 10.7 days, with typically accumulated 2.17" (55mm) of snow. Throughout the year, there are 84.3 snowfall days, and 16.5" (419mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

December has the shortest days of the year in Gambell, with an average of 4.5h of daylight.

Sunshine

In Gambell, the average sunshine in December is 0.8h.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, April, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 1. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 1 in December interpret into the following advice:
People with sensitive skin, children, and babies should always be protected from prolonged sun exposure. 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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.
[Resources]

FAQ

What is the temperature in December in Gambell?

In Gambell, Alaska, in December, the average high-temperature is 21.9°F (-5.6°C), and the average low-temperature is 16.9°F (-8.4°C).

What is the average humidity in December in Gambell?

The average relative humidity in December in Gambell, Alaska, is 87%.

How much does it rain in Gambell in December?

In Gambell, Alaska, during December, the rain falls for 2.9 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.81" (46mm) of precipitation.

How many days does it snow in December in Gambell?

In Gambell, in December, snow falls for 10.7 days, with typically accumulated 2.17" (55mm) of snow.

What is the month with the shortest days in Gambell?

December has the shortest days of the year, with an average of 4.5h of daylight.

How many hours of daylight does Gambell have in December?

In December, the average length of the day is 4.5h.

How long on average sun shines in December in Gambell?

The average sunshine in December is 0.8h.

When is the lowest UV index in Gambell?

January, February, April, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 1, are months with the lowest UV index in Gambell, Alaska.

What is the UV index reading in December in Gambell?

In Gambell, the average daily maximum UV index in December is 1. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in December
Gambell, AK

Average temperature in December - Gambell, AK
  • Average high temperature in December: 21.9°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (49.1°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (13.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in December: 16.9°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (46.6°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (6.6°F).

[Resources]

Average pressure in December
Gambell, AK

Average pressure in December - Gambell, AK
  • Average pressure in December: 29.73"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is May (29.94").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is October (29.69").

[Resources]

Average wind speed in December
Gambell, AK

Average wind speed in December - Gambell, AK
  • Average wind speed in December: 23.1mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is December (23.1mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is June (12.5mph).

[Resources]

Average humidity in December
Gambell, AK

Average humidity in December - Gambell, AK
  • Average humidity in December: 87%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January, February and March (92%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is November (79%).

[Resources]

Average rainfall in December
Gambell, AK

Average rainfall in December - Gambell, AK
  • Average rainfall in December: 1.81"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (2.09").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is June (0.94").

[Resources]

Average rainfall days in December
Gambell, AK

Average rainfall days in December - Gambell, AK
  • Average rainfall days in December: 2.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (16.4 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (1 days).

[Resources]

Average snowfall in December
Gambell, AK

Average snowfall in December - Gambell, AK
  • Average snowfall in December: 2.17"

The month with the highest snowfall is April (2.76").
Months with the least snowfall are July and August (0").

[Resources]

Average snowfall days in December
Gambell, AK

Average snowfall days in December - Gambell, AK
  • Average snowfall days in December: 10.7 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is March (12.8 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are July and August (0 days).

[Resources]

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

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Gambell, AK
  • Average daylight in December: 4.5h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 20.6h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 4.5h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 0.8h

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 5.1h).
The month with the least sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 0.6h).

[Resources]

Average sunshine days in December
Gambell, AK

Average sunshine days in December - Gambell, AK
  • Average sunshine days in December: 5.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is June (15.4 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is December (5.8 days).

[Resources]

Average UV index in December
Gambell, AK

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

Months with the highest UV index are July and August (UV index 3).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, April, October, November and December (UV index 1).

[Resources]

Average cloud cover in December
Gambell, AK

Average cloud cover in December - Gambell, AK
  • Average cloud cover in December: 84

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 84).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 57).

[Resources]

Average visibility in December
Gambell, AK

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

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

[Resources]