Kodiak
Alaska, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

December weather forecast and climate
Kodiak, AK

Natural forests, mountains, and distant hill ranges surrounding the small town of Kodiak in Alaska
Natural forests, mountains, and distant hill ranges surrounding the small town of Kodiak in Alaska
The first month of the winter, Diciembre, is still a cold month in Kodiak, Alaska, with average temperature ranging between min 25.2°F (-3.8°C) and max 36.3°F (2.4°C).

Temperature

In Kodiak, the average high-temperature in Diciembre is essentially the same as in Noviembre - a still cold 36.3°F (2.4°C). In Kodiak, in Diciembre, the average low-temperature is 25.2°F (-3.8°C).

Rainfall

In Diciembre, the rain falls for 17 days. Throughout Diciembre, 7.64" (194.1mm) of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 191 rainfall days, and 75.35" (1913.9mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Kodiak are Enero through Mayo, Octubre through Diciembre. During Diciembre, Kodiak regularly aggregates up to 14.9" (378.5mm) of snow. In Kodiak, Alaska, during the entire year, snow aggregates up to 77.6" (1971mm).

Ocean temperature

In Kodiak, the average water temperature is 42.1°F (5.6°C).
Note: At temperatures below 50°F (10°C), swimming in a suitably protected swimsuit is feasible; otherwise, cold shock and loss of breathing control are imminent. Even a short swim, without thermal protection, at temperatures around 55.4°F (13°C) is not comfortable.

Daylight

Diciembre has the shortest days of the year in Kodiak, with an average of 6.6h of daylight.

Sunshine

Noviembre and Diciembre, with an average of 3h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine in Kodiak.

UV index

Enero, Noviembre and Diciembre, with an average maximum UV index of 0, are months with the lowest UV index. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a low threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 0 interpret into the following advice:
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. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.

What is the temperature in Diciembre in Kodiak?

The average high-temperature, in Diciembre, is 36.3°F (2.4°C), while the average low-temperature is 25.2°F (-3.8°C).

How many days does it rain in Diciembre in Kodiak?

In Diciembre, in Kodiak, Alaska, the rain falls for 17 days. Throughout Diciembre, 7.64" (194.1mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

How much does it snow in Kodiak in Diciembre?

In Kodiak, in Diciembre, 14.9" (378.5mm) of snow is typically accumulated.

How cold is the water in Diciembre in Kodiak?

In Kodiak, the average seawater temperature in Diciembre is 42.1°F (5.6°C). Swimming in 42.1°F (5.6°C) is considered life-threatening. Even a few minutes in 55.4°F (13°C) water is uncomfortable, and swimming below 50°F (10°C) may cause total loss of breathing control and cold shock, depending on a person's physique.

What is the month with the shortest days in Kodiak?

Diciembre has the shortest days of the year, with an average of 6.6h of daylight.

What is the average length of the day in Diciembre in Kodiak?

The average length of the day in Diciembre in Kodiak is 6.6h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Kodiak?

Months with the least sunshine in Kodiak, Alaska, are Noviembre and Diciembre, with an average of 3h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Kodiak have in Diciembre?

In Diciembre, the average sunshine in Kodiak is 3h.

When is the lowest UV index in Kodiak?

Enero, Noviembre and Diciembre, with an average maximum UV index of 0, are months with the lowest UV index in Kodiak.

How high is the UV index in Diciembre in Kodiak?

In Diciembre, the average daily maximum UV index in Kodiak, Alaska, is 0. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a low health threat from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in December - Kodiak, AK
  • Average high temperature in December: 36.4°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (61.9°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (35°F).

  • Average low temperature in December: 25.2°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (48.4°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (24.7°F).

Average rainfall in December - Kodiak, AK
  • Average rainfall in December: 7.6"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (8.4").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (4.1").

Average rainfall days in December - Kodiak, AK
  • Average rainfall days in December: 17 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are January, May and December (17 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is August (14 days).

Average snowfall in December - Kodiak, AK
  • Average snowfall in December: 14.9"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (17.5").
Months with the lowest snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

Average sea temperature in December - Kodiak, AK
  • Average sea temperature in December: 42.1°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (53.4°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is March (39.5°F).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Kodiak, AK
  • Average daylight in December: 6.6h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 18h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 6.6h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 3h

Months with most sunshine are May and June (Average sunshine: 9h).
Months with least sunshine are November and December (Average sunshine: 3).

Average UV index in December - Kodiak, AK
  • Average UV index in December: 0

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 5).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 0).