December weather forecast and climate
Lake City, CO

Weather in December

December, the first month of the winter, in Lake City, is also a subzero cold month, with average temperature varying between 25.3°F (-3.7°C) and 4.8°F (-15.1°C).

Temperature

In Lake City, Colorado, the average high-temperature marginally drops, from a cold 34.2°F (1.2°C) in November, to a subzero cold 25.3°F (-3.7°C). The average low-temperature, in Lake City, is 4.8°F (-15.1°C).

Humidity

In December, the average relative humidity in Lake City, Colorado, is 82%.

Rainfall

In Lake City, in December, it is raining for 1.5 days, with typically 1.34" (34mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Lake City, Colorado, there are 98.2 rainfall days, and 26.65" (677mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Lake City are January through June, August through December. In Lake City, Colorado, in December, during 12.6 snowfall days, 10.71" (272mm) of snow is typically accumulated. In Lake City, Colorado, during the entire year, snow falls for 102 days, and aggregates up to 101.02" (2566mm) of snow.

Daylight

December has the shortest days of the year in Lake City, with an average of 9.6h of daylight.

Sunshine

February and December, with an average of 5.7h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine in Lake City.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index are February and December, with an average maximum UV index of 1. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 1 in December transform into the following instructions:
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. 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 average humidity in December in Lake City?

The average relative humidity in December is 82%.

How much does it rain in Lake City in December?

In Lake City, during December, the rain falls for 1.5 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.34" (34mm) of precipitation.

How much does it snow in Lake City in December?

In Lake City, Colorado, during December, snow falls for 12.6 days and regularly aggregates up to 10.71" (272mm) of snow.

What is the month with the shortest days in Lake City?

With an average of 9.6h of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year.

How many hours of daylight does Lake City have in December?

In December, the average length of the day in Lake City, Colorado, is 9.6h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Lake City?

February and December, with an average of 5.7h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Lake City have in December?

The average sunshine in December in Lake City, Colorado, is 5.7h.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Lake City?

February and December, with an average maximum UV index of 1, are months with the lowest UV index in Lake City, Colorado.

What is the UV index reading in December in Lake City?

In Lake City, the average daily maximum UV index in December is 1. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health threat from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.

Average temperature in December
Lake City, CO

Average temperature in December - Lake City, CO
  • Average high temperature in December: 25.3°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (65.1°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (25.2°F).

  • Average low temperature in December: 4.8°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (43.2°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (2.8°F).

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Average pressure in December
Lake City, CO

Average pressure in December - Lake City, CO
  • Average pressure in December: 30.16"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.23").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is May (29.92").

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Average wind speed in December
Lake City, CO

Average wind speed in December - Lake City, CO
  • Average wind speed in December: 5.6mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is June (7.6mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is January (5mph).

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Average humidity in December
Lake City, CO

Average humidity in December - Lake City, CO
  • Average humidity in December: 82%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (86%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is June (47%).

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Average rainfall in December
Lake City, CO

Average rainfall in December - Lake City, CO
  • Average rainfall in December: 1.34"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (5.39").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (1.1").

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Average rainfall days in December
Lake City, CO

Average rainfall days in December - Lake City, CO
  • Average rainfall days in December: 1.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (23.8 days).
Months with the least rainy days are January and February (1.3 days).

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Average snowfall in December
Lake City, CO

Average snowfall in December - Lake City, CO
  • Average snowfall in December: 10.71"

The month with the highest snowfall is March (16.26").
The month with the least snowfall is July (0").

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Average snowfall days in December
Lake City, CO

Average snowfall days in December - Lake City, CO
  • Average snowfall days in December: 12.6 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is April (16.5 days).
The month with the least snowfall days is July (0 days).

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Average daylight in December /
Average sunshine in December
Lake City, CO

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Lake City, CO
  • Average daylight in December: 9.6h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.8h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.6h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 5.7h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 11.6h).
Months with the least sunshine are February and December (Average sunshine: 5.7).

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Average sunshine days in December
Lake City, CO

Average sunshine days in December - Lake City, CO
  • Average sunshine days in December: 18.5 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (20.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (5.3 days).

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Average UV index in December
Lake City, CO

Average UV index in December - Lake City, CO
  • Average UV index in December: 1

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 4).
Months with the lowest UV index are February and December (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in December
Lake City, CO

Average cloud cover in December - Lake City, CO
  • Average cloud cover in December: 42

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 45).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 15).

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Average visibility in December
Lake City, CO

Average visibility in December - Lake City, CO
  • Average visibility in December: 4mi

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

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