December weather forecast and climate
Craig, CO

Weather in December

December, the first month of the winter, in Craig, is also a subzero cold month, with average temperature varying between 12.7°F (-10.7°C) and 28.9°F (-1.7°C).

Temperature

In Craig, the average high-temperature in December drops, from a wintry 41.4°F (5.2°C) in November, to a freezing cold 28.9°F (-1.7°C). The average low-temperature, in December, is 12.7°F (-10.7°C).

Humidity

In December, the average relative humidity is 80%.

Rainfall

In Craig, in December, it is raining for 3.5 days, with typically 0.91" (23mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 76.8 rainfall days, and 9.88" (251mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through May, September through December are months with snowfall. The month with the most snowfall in Craig is December when snow falls for 11.9 days and typically aggregates up to 7.28" (185mm) of snow.

Daylight

December has the shortest days of the year in Craig, with an average of 9.3h of daylight.

Sunshine

In Craig, the average sunshine in December is 6h.

UV index

January through March, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index in Craig. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
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 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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in December in Craig?

In December, in Craig, the average high-temperature is 28.9°F (-1.7°C), and the average low-temperature is 12.7°F (-10.7°C).

What is the average humidity in December in Craig?

In Craig, the average relative humidity in December is 80%.

How much does it rain in Craig in December?

In December, the rain falls for 3.5 days. Throughout December, 0.91" (23mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

How much does it snow in Craig in December?

In Craig, in December, snow falls for 11.9 days, with typically accumulated 7.28" (185mm) of snow.

When does it snow the most in Craig?

December is the month with the most snowfall. Snow falls for 11.9 days and accumulates 7.28" (185mm) of snow.

What is the month with the shortest days in Craig?

With an average of 9.3h of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year in Craig.

How many hours of daylight does Craig have in December?

In December, the average length of the day in Craig is 9.3h.

How many hours of sunshine does Craig have in December?

The average sunshine in December in Craig, Colorado, is 6h.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in Craig?

Months with the lowest UV index in Craig, Colorado, are January through March, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 2.

What is the UV index intensity in December in Craig?

The average daily maximum UV index in December in Craig, Colorado, is 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health threat from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.

Average temperature in December
Craig, CO

Average temperature in December - Craig, CO
  • Average high temperature in December: 28.9°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (82.4°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (28.8°F).

  • Average low temperature in December: 12.7°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (51.8°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (10.9°F).

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Average pressure in December
Craig, CO

Average pressure in December - Craig, CO
  • Average pressure in December: 30.22"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.27").
Months with the lowest atmospheric pressure are May and June (29.92").

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Average wind speed in December
Craig, CO

Average wind speed in December - Craig, CO
  • Average wind speed in December: 5.5mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (7.9mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is January (5.2mph).

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Average humidity in December
Craig, CO

Average humidity in December - Craig, CO
  • Average humidity in December: 80%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January and February (84%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is August (41%).

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Average rainfall in December
Craig, CO

Average rainfall in December - Craig, CO
  • Average rainfall in December: 0.91"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is April (1.38").
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are August and September (0.39").

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Average rainfall days in December
Craig, CO

Average rainfall days in December - Craig, CO
  • Average rainfall days in December: 3.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is April (10.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (3.1 days).

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Average snowfall in December
Craig, CO

Average snowfall in December - Craig, CO
  • Average snowfall in December: 7.28"

The month with the highest snowfall is December (7.28").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July and August (0").

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Average snowfall days in December
Craig, CO

Average snowfall days in December - Craig, CO
  • Average snowfall days in December: 11.9 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (13.8 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July and August (0 days).

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Average daylight in December /
Average sunshine in December
Craig, CO

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Craig, CO
  • Average daylight in December: 9.3h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.3h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 6h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 11.9h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 5.3h).

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Average sunshine days in December
Craig, CO

Average sunshine days in December - Craig, CO
  • Average sunshine days in December: 18.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is June (22.8 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (13.3 days).

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Average UV index in December
Craig, CO

Average UV index in December - Craig, CO
  • Average UV index in December: 2

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, October, November and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in December
Craig, CO

Average cloud cover in December - Craig, CO
  • Average cloud cover in December: 38

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 45).
The month with the least cloud cover is September (Cloud cover 12).

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Average visibility in December
Craig, CO

Average visibility in December - Craig, CO
  • Average visibility in December: 5mi

Months with the highest visibility are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (6mi).
Months with the lowest visibility are January and February (4mi).

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