December weather forecast and climate
Hot Sulphur Springs, CO

Weather in December

December, the first month of the winter, in Hot Sulphur Springs, is also a subzero cold month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 3.7°F (-15.7°C) and an average high of 24.8°F (-4°C).

Temperature

The coldest month is December, with an average high-temperature of 24.8°F (-4°C) and an average low-temperature of 3.7°F (-15.7°C).

Humidity

In December, the average relative humidity is 84%.

Rainfall

In December, the rain falls for 5.9 days. Throughout December, 0.47" (12mm) of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Hot Sulphur Springs, there are 62.5 rainfall days, and 6.54" (166mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through June, September through December. In December, it is snowing for 11.2 days. Throughout December, 3.66" (93mm) of snow is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Hot Sulphur Springs, there are 87.5 snowfall days, and 37.36" (949mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

The month with the shortest days in Hot Sulphur Springs is December, with an average of 9.4h of daylight.

Sunshine

In December, the average sunshine is 6.2h.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index are January through April, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health risk from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: In December, the average maximum UV index of 2 translate into the following recommendations:
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. 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.
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FAQ

What is the coldest month in Hot Sulphur Springs?

December is the coldest month in Hot Sulphur Springs, with an average high-temperature of 24.8°F (-4°C) and an average low-temperature of 3.7°F (-15.7°C).

What is the temperature in December in Hot Sulphur Springs?

In Hot Sulphur Springs, in December, the average high-temperature is 24.8°F (-4°C), and the average low-temperature is 3.7°F (-15.7°C).

What is the average humidity in December in Hot Sulphur Springs?

In December, the average relative humidity in Hot Sulphur Springs, Colorado, is 84%.

How many days does it rain in December in Hot Sulphur Springs?

In Hot Sulphur Springs, Colorado, in December, it is raining for 5.9 days, with typically 0.47" (12mm) of accumulated precipitation.

How many days does it snow in December in Hot Sulphur Springs?

In Hot Sulphur Springs, in December, during 11.2 snowfall days, 3.66" (93mm) of snow is typically accumulated.

What is the month with the shortest days in Hot Sulphur Springs?

With an average of 9.4h of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year in Hot Sulphur Springs, Colorado.

What is the average length of the day in December in Hot Sulphur Springs?

In Hot Sulphur Springs, the average length of the day in December is 9.4h.

How long on average sun shines in December in Hot Sulphur Springs?

In December, the average sunshine in Hot Sulphur Springs is 6.2h.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in Hot Sulphur Springs?

January through April, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index in Hot Sulphur Springs.

What is the UV index reading in December in Hot Sulphur Springs?

In December, the average daily maximum UV index is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low health threat from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in December
Hot Sulphur Springs, CO

Average temperature in December - Hot Sulphur Springs, CO
  • Average high temperature in December: 24.8°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (74.8°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (24.8°F).

  • Average low temperature in December: 3.7°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (43.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (2.1°F).

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Average pressure in December
Hot Sulphur Springs, CO

Average pressure in December - Hot Sulphur Springs, CO
  • Average pressure in December: 30.17"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.21").
Months with the lowest atmospheric pressure are April and May (29.93").

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Average wind speed in December
Hot Sulphur Springs, CO

Average wind speed in December - Hot Sulphur Springs, CO
  • Average wind speed in December: 4.9mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is June (6.4mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is December (4.9mph).

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Average humidity in December
Hot Sulphur Springs, CO

Average humidity in December - Hot Sulphur Springs, CO
  • Average humidity in December: 84%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January and February (88%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is June (49%).

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Average rainfall in December
Hot Sulphur Springs, CO

Average rainfall in December - Hot Sulphur Springs, CO
  • Average rainfall in December: 0.47"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is April (1.1").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is August (0.2").

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Average rainfall days in December
Hot Sulphur Springs, CO

Average rainfall days in December - Hot Sulphur Springs, CO
  • Average rainfall days in December: 5.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is April (6.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is October (3.1 days).

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Average snowfall in December
Hot Sulphur Springs, CO

Average snowfall in December - Hot Sulphur Springs, CO
  • Average snowfall in December: 3.66"

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

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Average snowfall days in December
Hot Sulphur Springs, CO

Average snowfall days in December - Hot Sulphur Springs, CO
  • Average snowfall days in December: 11.2 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (13.9 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are July and August (0 days).

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Average daylight in December /
Average sunshine in December
Hot Sulphur Springs, CO

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Hot Sulphur Springs, CO
  • Average daylight in December: 9.4h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.4h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 6.2h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 12h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 5.8h).

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Average sunshine days in December
Hot Sulphur Springs, CO

Average sunshine days in December - Hot Sulphur Springs, CO
  • Average sunshine days in December: 18.5 days

The month with the most sunshine days is August (24.1 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (13.8 days).

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Average UV index in December
Hot Sulphur Springs, CO

Average UV index in December - Hot Sulphur Springs, CO
  • Average UV index in December: 2

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 4).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, April, October, November and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in December
Hot Sulphur Springs, CO

Average cloud cover in December - Hot Sulphur Springs, CO
  • Average cloud cover in December: 37

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 42).
The month with the least cloud cover is September (Cloud cover 12).

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Average visibility in December
Hot Sulphur Springs, CO

Average visibility in December - Hot Sulphur Springs, CO
  • Average visibility in December: 4mi

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

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