Bradenton
Florida, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

December weather forecast and climate
Bradenton, FL

A perfect summer shot of the busy Coquina Beach in Brandenton, Florida, with beautiful clear water and white sand, and trees on the shore
A perfect summer shot of the busy Coquina Beach in Brandenton, Florida, with beautiful clear water and white sand, and trees on the shore
The first month of the winter, December, is also an agreeable month in Bradenton, Florida, with average temperature fluctuating between 54.1°F (12.3°C) and 73°F (22.8°C).

Temperature

In December, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in November - an agreeable 73°F (22.8°C). In December, in Bradenton, the average low-temperature is 54.1°F (12.3°C).

Rainfall

In Bradenton, in December, it is raining for 6.1 days, with typically 2.5" (63.5mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 107.5 rainfall days, and 56.2" (1427mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Ocean temperature

In Bradenton, the average water temperature is 69.3°F (20.7°C).
Note: For most, swimming in 69.3°F (20.7°C) is not an enjoyable activity. Furthermore, controlling your breathing becomes progressively more difficult as the water temperature decreases from 69.8°F (21°C) to 59°F (15°C).

Daylight

With an average of 10.4h of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year.

Sunshine

The month with the least sunshine in Bradenton is December, with an average of 6h of sunshine.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index are January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health risk from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: In December, the average maximum UV index of 5 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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.

What is the temperature in December in Bradenton?

In December, in Bradenton, Florida, the average high-temperature is 73°F (22.8°C), and the average low-temperature is 54.1°F (12.3°C).

How many days does it rain in December in Bradenton?

In December, in Bradenton, Florida, the rain falls for 6.1 days. Throughout December, 2.5" (63.5mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

How cold is the water in December in Bradenton?

In Bradenton, the average seawater temperature in December is 69.3°F (20.7°C). For most, swimming in 69.3°F (20.7°C) is not an enjoyable activity. Furthermore, controlling your breathing becomes progressively more difficult as the water temperature decreases from 69.8°F (21°C) to 59°F (15°C).

What is the month with the shortest days in Bradenton?

With an average of 10.4h of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year.

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

In December, the average length of the day is 10.4h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Bradenton?

December has the least sunshine of the year in Bradenton, with an average of 6h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Bradenton have in December?

In December, the average sunshine in Bradenton, Florida, is 6h.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Bradenton?

January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 5, are months with the lowest UV index in Bradenton.

How high is the UV index in December in Bradenton?

In Bradenton, Florida, the average daily maximum UV index in December is 5. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health threat from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in December - Bradenton, FL
  • Average high temperature in December: 73°F

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (90.9°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (71.2°F).

  • Average low temperature in December: 54.1°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (75.2°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (51.8°F).

Average rainfall in December - Bradenton, FL
  • Average rainfall in December: 2.5"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (9.8").
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are April and November (2.2").

Average rainfall days in December - Bradenton, FL
  • Average rainfall days in December: 6.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (16.9 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is April (5 days).

Average sea temperature in December - Bradenton, FL
  • Average sea temperature in December: 69.2°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (86.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is January (64.1°F).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Bradenton, FL
  • Average daylight in December: 10.4h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.9h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.4h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 6h

Months with most sunshine are April and May (Average sunshine: 10h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6h).

Average UV index in December - Bradenton, FL
  • Average UV index in December: 5

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 11).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 5).