December weather forecast
Edwardsville, KS

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Weather in December

The first month of the winter, December, is also an icy month in Edwardsville, Kansas, with an average temperature varying between 27.5°F (-2.5°C) and 40.8°F (4.9°C).

Temperature

December suggests a modest reduction in the average high-temperature, shifting from a cool 52.9°F (11.6°C) in November to an icy 40.8°F (4.9°C). Throughout December, the average low-temperature dips to a freezing cold 27.5°F (-2.5°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in December is 73%.

Rainfall

In December, the rain falls for 5.5 days. Throughout December, 1.1" (28mm) of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Edwardsville, there are 128.7 rainfall days, and 25.83" (656mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through May, October through December. In Edwardsville, in December, snow falls for 2.9 days, with typically accumulated 0.91" (23mm) of snow. Throughout the year, in Edwardsville, there are 17 snowfall days, and 7.8" (198mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

With an average of 9h and 30min of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year.
On the first day of December in Edwardsville, Kansas, sunrise is at 7:19 am and sunset at 4:57 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 7:38 am and sunset at 5:07 pm CST.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in December is 5.4h.

UV index

The months with the lowest UV index in Edwardsville, Kansas, are January, February, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal health hazard from exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The maximum UV index of 2 during December translates into these guidelines:
Prolonged sun exposure generally does not trouble most people. However, it is vital to ensure protection for babies, children, and individuals with sensitive skin. Sun exposure should be minimized, especially during midday, to avoid harmful UV radiation. Clothes that are both tight-knit and comfortably loose are prime choices for sun protection. Take into account! The reflection from snow can nearly double the Sun's UV radiation intensity.
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Frequently asked questions

How cold is December in Edwardsville?

During December, Edwardsville experiences an average high-temperature of 40.8°F (4.9°C) and a low-temperature of 27.5°F (-2.5°C). In August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'felt air temperature'), which calculates the temperature value influenced by the moisture in the air, is estimated at 95°F (35°C).

What is the average humidity in December in Edwardsville?

The average relative humidity in December in Edwardsville, Kansas, is 73%.

How much does it rain in Edwardsville in December?

In Edwardsville, during December, the rain falls for 5.5 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.1" (28mm) of precipitation.

How much does it snow in Edwardsville in December?

In December, in Edwardsville, Kansas, it is snowing for 2.9 days. Throughout December, 0.91" (23mm) of snow is accumulated.

What is the month with the shortest days in Edwardsville?

With an average of 9h and 30min of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year in Edwardsville, Kansas.

How many hours of daylight does Edwardsville have in December?

In Edwardsville, Kansas, the average day length in December is 9h and 29min.

When are sunrise and sunset in December in Edwardsville?

In December, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 7:19 am and sunset at 4:57 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 7:38 am and sunset at 5:07 pm CST.

How long on average sun shines in December in Edwardsville?

The average sunshine duration in December in Edwardsville is 5.4h.

When is the lowest UV index in Edwardsville?

The months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2.

What is the UV index reading in December in Edwardsville?

The average daily maximum UV index in December in Edwardsville is 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health risk from unprotected exposure to UV radiation.
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Average temperature in December
Edwardsville, KS

Average temperature in December - Edwardsville, KS
  • Average high temperature in December: 40.8°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (86.9°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (37.2°F).

  • Average low temperature in December: 27.5°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (68.9°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (22.5°F).

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Average pressure in December
Edwardsville, KS

Average pressure in December - Edwardsville, KS
  • Average pressure in December: 30.13"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.17"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.88"Hg).

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Average wind speed in December
Edwardsville, KS

Average wind speed in December - Edwardsville, KS
  • Average wind speed in December: 9.3mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are February, March and April (9.9mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (6.5mph).

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Average humidity in December
Edwardsville, KS

Average humidity in December - Edwardsville, KS
  • Average humidity in December: 73%

The month with the highest relative humidity is May (79%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (69%).

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Average rainfall in December
Edwardsville, KS

Average rainfall in December - Edwardsville, KS
  • Average rainfall in December: 1.1"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (3.98").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (0.87").

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Average rainfall days in December
Edwardsville, KS

Average rainfall days in December - Edwardsville, KS
  • Average rainfall days in December: 5.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (16.7 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (4.8 days).

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Average snowfall in December
Edwardsville, KS

Average snowfall in December - Edwardsville, KS
  • Average snowfall in December: 0.91"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (2.76").
The months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in December
Edwardsville, KS

Average snowfall days in December - Edwardsville, KS
  • Average snowfall days in December: 2.9 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (5 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

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Average daylight in December /
Average sunshine in December
Edwardsville, KS

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Edwardsville, KS
  • Average daylight in December: 9h and 3min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 54min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 30min).

  • Average sunshine in December: 5h and 2min

The months with the most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 10h and 30min).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 5h and 12min).

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Average sunshine days in December
Edwardsville, KS

Average sunshine days in December - Edwardsville, KS
  • Average sunshine days in December: 21.9 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (22.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is May (12.8 days).

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Average UV index in December
Edwardsville, KS

Average UV index in December - Edwardsville, KS
  • Average UV index in December: 2

The months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 6).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in December
Edwardsville, KS

Average cloud cover in December - Edwardsville, KS
  • Average cloud cover in December: 41

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 46).
The month with the least cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 25).

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Average visibility in December
Edwardsville, KS

Average visibility in December - Edwardsville, KS
  • 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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