Payson
Arizona, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

December weather forecast and climate
Payson, AZ

The panoramic aerial view of the scenic landscape of Payson in Arizona, with the iconic Mogollon Rim landmark
The panoramic aerial view of the scenic landscape of Payson in Arizona, with the iconic Mogollon Rim landmark
The first month of the winter, December, is still a cool month in Payson, Arizona, with average temperature fluctuating between 25.2°F (-3.8°C) and 54.9°F (12.7°C).

Temperature

In December, the average high-temperature slightly decreases, from an enjoyable 62.4°F (16.9°C) in November, to a cool 54.9°F (12.7°C). In December, in Payson, the average low-temperature is 25.2°F (-3.8°C).

Rainfall

In Payson, Arizona, it is raining for 5.1 days, with typically 1.8" (44.5mm) of accumulated precipitation. In Payson, during the entire year, the rain falls for 69.5 days and collects up to 22.1" (560.7mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through April, October through December.

Daylight

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

What is the temperature in December in Payson?

In December, the average high-temperature is 54.9°F (12.7°C), and the average low-temperature is 25.2°F (-3.8°C).

How much does it rain in Payson in December?

In Payson, Arizona, during December, the rain falls for 5.1 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.8" (44.5mm) of precipitation.

How much does it snow in Payson in December?

In December, in Payson, it is snowing for 1.2 days. Throughout December, 3.6" (91.4mm) of snow is accumulated.

What is the month with the shortest days in Payson?

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

How many hours of daylight does Payson have in December?

In Payson, Arizona, the average length of the day in December is 9.9h.
Average temperature in December - Payson, AZ
  • Average high temperature in December: 54.9°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (92.9°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (54.4°F).

  • Average low temperature in December: 25.2°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (57.9°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is December (25.2°F).

Average rainfall in December - Payson, AZ
  • Average rainfall in December: 1.8"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (3").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is June (0.4").

Average rainfall days in December - Payson, AZ
  • Average rainfall days in December: 5.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (10.6 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is June (2.2 days).

Average snowfall in December - Payson, AZ
  • Average snowfall in December: 3.6"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (5").
Months with the lowest snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in December - Payson, AZ
  • Average snowfall days in December: 1.2 days

Months with the highest number of snowfall days are January and March (1.7 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in December - Payson, AZ
  • Average daylight in December: 9.9h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.4h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.9h).