December weather forecast and climate
Alachua, FL

The first month of the winter, December, is also an enjoyable month in Alachua, Florida, with average temperature ranging between min 50.5°F (10.3°C) and max 67.3°F (19.6°C).

Temperature

In Alachua, the average high-temperature in December is practically the same as in November - an enjoyable 67.3°F (19.6°C). The average low-temperature, in December, is 50.5°F (10.3°C).

Humidity

In December, the average relative humidity in Alachua is 77%.

Rainfall

In Alachua, during December, the rain falls for 11.4 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.52" (64mm) of precipitation. In Alachua, during the entire year, the rain falls for 196.8 days and collects up to 35.71" (907mm) of precipitation.

Daylight

The month with the shortest days is December, with an average of 10.3h of daylight.

Sunshine

With an average of 5.9h of sunshine, December has the least sunshine of the year in Alachua, Florida.

UV index

January, February and December, with an average maximum UV index of 4, are months with the lowest UV index in Alachua. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: In December, the average maximum UV index of 4 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against the skin and eye damage is obliged. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun.

What is the temperature in December in Alachua?

The average high-temperature, in December, in Alachua, Florida, is 67.3°F (19.6°C), while the average low-temperature is 50.5°F (10.3°C).

What is the average humidity in December in Alachua?

The average relative humidity in December in Alachua is 77%.

How much does it rain in Alachua in December?

In Alachua, Florida, in December, during 11.4 rainfall days, 2.52" (64mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the month with the shortest days in Alachua?

The month with the shortest days is December, with an average of 10.3h of daylight.

How many hours of daylight does Alachua have in December?

In Alachua, the average length of the day in December is 10.3h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Alachua?

The month with the least sunshine in Alachua is December, with an average of 5.9h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in December in Alachua?

The average sunshine in December in Alachua, Florida, is 5.9h.

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

Months with the lowest UV index in Alachua are January, February and December, with an average maximum UV index of 4.

How high is the UV index in December in Alachua?

The average daily maximum UV index in December in Alachua, Florida, is 4. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health threat from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in December - Alachua, FL
  • Average high temperature in December: 67.3°F

The warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (90.7°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (63.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in December: 50.5°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (75°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (45.5°F).

Average pressure in December - Alachua, FL
  • Average pressure in December: 30.12"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.15").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is September (29.97").

Average wind speed in December - Alachua, FL
  • Average wind speed in December: 6mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (6.6mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (4.7mph).

Average humidity in December - Alachua, FL
  • Average humidity in December: 77%

Months with the highest relative humidity are August and September (78%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is March (70%).

Average rainfall in December - Alachua, FL
  • Average rainfall in December: 2.52"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (5.43").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (1.46").

Average rainfall days in December - Alachua, FL
  • Average rainfall days in December: 11.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (28.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (8.5 days).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Alachua, FL
  • Average daylight in December: 10.3h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.3h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 5.9h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.6h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5.9h).

Average sunshine days in December - Alachua, FL
  • Average sunshine days in December: 17.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (19.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (1.8 days).

Average UV index in December - Alachua, FL
  • Average UV index in December: 4

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February and December (UV index 4).

Average cloud cover in December - Alachua, FL
  • Average cloud cover in December: 40

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 40).
Months with the least cloud cover are May and October (Cloud cover 30).

Average visibility in December - Alachua, FL
  • Average visibility in December: 6mi

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