December weather forecast
Alachua, FL

Weather in December

December, the first month of the winter in Alachua, is still a comfortable month, with an average temperature fluctuating between 50.5°F (10.3°C) and 67.3°F (19.6°C).

Temperature

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

Humidity

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

Rainfall

In Alachua, during 11.4 rainfall days, 2.52" (64mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Alachua, Florida, during the entire year, the rain falls for 196.8 days and collects up to 35.71" (907mm) of precipitation.

Daylight

December has the shortest days of the year in Alachua, with an average of 10h and 16min of daylight.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 7:07 am and sunset at 5:30 pm. On the last day of December, sunrise is at 7:25 am and sunset at 5:41 pm EST.

Sunshine

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

UV index

January, February and December, with an average maximum UV index of 4, are months with the lowest UV index. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate threat to health from unprotected exposure to Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: In December, the average maximum UV index of 4 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against skin and eye damage is obliged. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for the 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.
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FAQ

What is the average humidity in December in Alachua?

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

How many days does it rain in December in Alachua?

In Alachua, 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?

With an average of 10h and 16min of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year in Alachua, Florida.

What is the average length of the day in December in Alachua?

In December, the average day length in Alachua, Florida, is 10h and 16min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in December in Alachua?

In December, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 7:07 am and sunset at 5:30 pm. On the last day of the month, in Alachua, Florida, sunrise is at 7:25 am and sunset at 5:41 pm EST.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Alachua?

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

How long on average sun shines in December in Alachua?

In December, the average sunshine duration in Alachua is 5.9h.

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

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

What is the UV index intensity in December in Alachua?

In Alachua, the average daily maximum UV index in December is 4. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate vulnerability from unsafe exposure to Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in December
Alachua, FL

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).

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Average pressure in December
Alachua, FL

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

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

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Average wind speed in December
Alachua, FL

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).

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Average humidity in December
Alachua, FL

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

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

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Average rainfall in December
Alachua, FL

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").

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Average rainfall days in December
Alachua, FL

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).

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Average daylight in December /
Average sunshine in December
Alachua, FL

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Alachua, FL
  • Average daylight in December: 10h and 16min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 2min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h and 16min).

  • 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).

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Average sunshine days in December
Alachua, FL

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).

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Average UV index in December
Alachua, FL

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

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

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Average cloud cover in December
Alachua, FL

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).
The months with the least cloud cover are May and October (Cloud cover 30).

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Average visibility in December
Alachua, FL

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

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

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