Eureka Springs
Arkansas, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

December weather forecast and climate
Eureka Springs, AR

The historic ancient buildings of the Saint Elizabeth Catholic Church in Eureka Springs, Arkansas
The historic ancient buildings of the Saint Elizabeth Catholic Church in Eureka Springs, Arkansas
December, the first month of the winter, in Eureka Springs, is still a chilly month, with average temperature fluctuating between 30°F (-1.1°C) and 48°F (8.9°C).

Temperature

In December, the average high-temperature decreases, from a moderate 59.2°F (15.1°C) in November, to a frosty 48°F (8.9°C). The average low-temperature, in Eureka Springs, Arkansas, is 30°F (-1.1°C).

Rainfall

In Eureka Springs, Arkansas, it is raining for 8.2 days, with typically 3.4" (87.1mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Eureka Springs, there are 103.7 rainfall days, and 46.4" (1178.6mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through April, October through December are months with snowfall in Eureka Springs. In Eureka Springs, Arkansas, during December, snow falls for 2 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.6" (66mm) of snow. In Eureka Springs, during the entire year, snow falls for 8.1 days, and aggregates up to 13.9" (352.9mm) of snow.

Daylight

December has the shortest days of the year, with an average of 9.7h of daylight.

Sunshine

November and December, with an average of 5h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine.

UV index

January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 2 interpret into the following advice:
For the majority, extended sun exposure is not of great concern. Infants and people with sensitive skin must always 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 temperature in December in Eureka Springs?

The average high-temperature, in December, is 48°F (8.9°C), while the average low-temperature is 30°F (-1.1°C).

How many days does it rain in December in Eureka Springs?

In December, the rain falls for 8.2 days. Throughout December, 3.4" (87.1mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

How many days does it snow in December in Eureka Springs?

In Eureka Springs, in December, during 2 snowfall days, 2.6" (66mm) of snow is typically accumulated.

What is the month with the shortest days in Eureka Springs?

The month with the shortest days in Eureka Springs is December, with an average of 9.7h of daylight.

What is the average length of the day in December in Eureka Springs?

In December, the average length of the day in Eureka Springs is 9.7h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Eureka Springs?

November and December, with an average of 5h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine in Eureka Springs.

How many hours of sunshine does Eureka Springs have in December?

The average sunshine in December in Eureka Springs is 5h.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in Eureka Springs?

Months with the lowest UV index in Eureka Springs are January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2.

What is the UV index reading in December in Eureka Springs?

The average daily maximum UV index in December in Eureka Springs, Arkansas, is 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a low health threat from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in December - Eureka Springs, AR
  • Average high temperature in December: 48°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (89.5°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (46.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in December: 30.1°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (68.9°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (28.1°F).

Average rainfall in December - Eureka Springs, AR
  • Average rainfall in December: 3.4"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (5.1").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is January (2.6").

Average rainfall days in December - Eureka Springs, AR
  • Average rainfall days in December: 8.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (11.8 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is October (6.5 days).

Average snowfall in December - Eureka Springs, AR
  • Average snowfall in December: 2.6"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (4.4").
Months with the lowest snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in December - Eureka Springs, AR
  • Average snowfall days in December: 2 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (2.6 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Eureka Springs, AR
  • Average daylight in December: 9.7h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.6h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.7h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 5h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 11h).
Months with least sunshine are November and December (Average sunshine: 5).

Average UV index in December - Eureka Springs, AR
  • Average UV index in December: 2

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 10).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 2).