Needles
California, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

December weather forecast and climate
Needles, CA

A beautiful creation featuring stones, neat paths, and a wheeled cart to welcome you to Needles in California, great blue sky above with partial clouds
A beautiful creation featuring stones, neat paths, and a wheeled cart to welcome you to Needles in California, great blue sky above with partial clouds
The first month of the winter, December, is also an enjoyable month in Needles, California, with average temperature fluctuating between 63.3°F (17.4°C) and 42.4°F (5.8°C).

Temperature

With an average high-temperature of 63.3°F (17.4°C) and an average low-temperature of 42.4°F (5.8°C), December is the coldest month.

Rainfall

In Needles, it is raining for 3 days, with typically 0.5" (13mm) of accumulated precipitation. In Needles, California, during the entire year, the rain falls for 23 days and collects up to 4.6" (117.5mm) of precipitation.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

January, November and December, with an average of 8h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine in Needles.

UV index

With an average maximum UV index of 2, December is the month with the lowest UV index. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a low health risk from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 2 interpret into the following advice:
Most people can stay in the Sun for up to 1 hour without burning, apart from children that always must be protected from 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.

What is the coldest month in Needles?

The coldest month in Needles is December, with an average high-temperature of 63.3°F (17.4°C) and an average low-temperature of 42.4°F (5.8°C).

What is the temperature in December in Needles?

In December, the average high-temperature is 63.3°F (17.4°C), and the average low-temperature is 42.4°F (5.8°C).

How many days does it rain in December in Needles?

In Needles, California, in December, it is raining for 3 days, with typically 0.5" (13mm) of accumulated precipitation.

What is the month with the shortest days in Needles?

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

How many hours of daylight does Needles have in December?

In Needles, California, the average length of the day in December is 9.9h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Needles?

Months with the least sunshine are January, November and December, with an average of 8h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Needles have in December?

In December, the average sunshine in Needles is 8h.

When is the lowest UV index in Needles?

December is the month with the lowest UV index, with an average maximum UV index of 2.

What is the UV index reading in December in Needles?

The average daily maximum UV index in December is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in December - Needles, CA
  • Average high temperature in December: 63.3°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (108.8°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (63.3°F).

  • Average low temperature in December: 42.5°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (84.3°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is December (42.5°F).

Average rainfall in December - Needles, CA
  • Average rainfall in December: 0.5"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is February (0.8").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is June (0").

Average rainfall days in December - Needles, CA
  • Average rainfall days in December: 3 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are January, March and December (3 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is June (0 days).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Needles, CA
  • Average daylight in December: 9.9h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.5h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.9h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 8h

The month with most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 14h).
Months with least sunshine are January, November and December (Average sunshine: 8).

Average UV index in December - Needles, CA
  • Average UV index in December: 2

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 11).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 2).