Pinetop-Lakeside
Arizona, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

December weather forecast and climate
Pinetop-Lakeside, AZ

December, the first month of the winter, in Pinetop-Lakeside, is also a frosty month, with average temperature varying between 27°F (-2.8°C) and 45.7°F (7.6°C).

Temperature

January and December, with an average high-temperature of 45.7°F (7.6°C), are the coldest months.

Humidity

The average relative humidity in December is 61%.

Rainfall

In Pinetop-Lakeside, during December, the rain falls for 3.6 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.98" (25mm) of precipitation. In Pinetop-Lakeside, during the entire year, the rain falls for 71.1 days and collects up to 9.96" (253mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through May, October through December. In Pinetop-Lakeside, in December, during 6.9 snowfall days, 5.2" (132mm) of snow is typically accumulated. In Pinetop-Lakeside, during the entire year, snow falls for 26 days, and aggregates up to 20.98" (533mm) of snow.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

With an average of 6.8h of sunshine, December has the least sunshine of the year in Pinetop-Lakeside.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
Note: In December, the average maximum UV index of 2 translate into the following recommendations:
Extended sun exposure is not an issue for the majority. Children, infants, and fair-skinned individuals always need to be protected. 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the coldest month in Pinetop-Lakeside?

The coldest months in Pinetop-Lakeside are January and December, with an average high-temperature of 45.7°F (7.6°C).

What is the temperature in December in Pinetop-Lakeside?

In Pinetop-Lakeside, Arizona, in December, the average high-temperature is 45.7°F (7.6°C), and the average low-temperature is 27°F (-2.8°C).

What is the average humidity in December in Pinetop-Lakeside?

In Pinetop-Lakeside, the average relative humidity in December is 61%.

How many days does it rain in December in Pinetop-Lakeside?

In December, in Pinetop-Lakeside, Arizona, the rain falls for 3.6 days. Throughout December, 0.98" (25mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

How many days does it snow in December in Pinetop-Lakeside?

In Pinetop-Lakeside, Arizona, in December, snow falls for 6.9 days, with typically accumulated 5.2" (132mm) of snow.

What is the month with the shortest days in Pinetop-Lakeside?

With an average of 9.9h of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year in Pinetop-Lakeside, Arizona.

How many hours of daylight does Pinetop-Lakeside have in December?

In December, the average length of the day in Pinetop-Lakeside is 9.9h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Pinetop-Lakeside?

The month with the least sunshine in Pinetop-Lakeside is December, with an average of 6.8h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in December in Pinetop-Lakeside?

The average sunshine in December in Pinetop-Lakeside is 6.8h.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Pinetop-Lakeside?

Months with the lowest UV index in Pinetop-Lakeside are January, February, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2.

How high is the UV index in December in Pinetop-Lakeside?

The average daily maximum UV index in December is 2. 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 - Pinetop-Lakeside, AZ
  • Average high temperature in December: 45.7°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is June (83.3°F).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January and December (45.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in December: 27°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (61°F).
The coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and December (27°F).

Average humidity in December - Pinetop-Lakeside, AZ
  • Average humidity in December: 61%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (62%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is June (26%).

Average rainfall in December - Pinetop-Lakeside, AZ
  • Average rainfall in December: 0.98"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (1.89").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is June (0.16").

Average rainfall days in December - Pinetop-Lakeside, AZ
  • Average rainfall days in December: 3.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (16.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is June (2.8 days).

Average snowfall in December - Pinetop-Lakeside, AZ
  • Average snowfall in December: 5.2"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (5.94").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in December - Pinetop-Lakeside, AZ
  • Average snowfall days in December: 6.9 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (6.9 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Pinetop-Lakeside, AZ
  • 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: 6.8h

Months with the most sunshine are June and August (Average sunshine: 12.1h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6.8h).

Average UV index in December - Pinetop-Lakeside, AZ
  • Average UV index in December: 2

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 2).