Medicine Lodge
Kansas, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

December weather forecast and climate
Medicine Lodge, KS

The first month of the winter, December, is still a chilly month in Medicine Lodge, Kansas, with temperature in the range of an average high of 45.5°F (7.5°C) and an average low of 29.3°F (-1.5°C).

Temperature

In Medicine Lodge, the average high-temperature drops, from a mild 56.5°F (13.6°C) in November, to a frosty 45.5°F (7.5°C). In Medicine Lodge, the average low-temperature is 29.3°F (-1.5°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in December is 65%.

Rainfall

In Medicine Lodge, during 4.9 rainfall days, 0.94" (24mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Medicine Lodge, during the entire year, the rain falls for 119.9 days and collects up to 22.48" (571mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through May, November and December are months with snowfall. In Medicine Lodge, in December, during 2.4 snowfall days, 0.71" (18mm) of snow is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 14.5 snowfall days, and 5.83" (148mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

Months with the least sunshine in Medicine Lodge, Kansas, are January and December, with an average of 6.4h of sunshine.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 2 in December transform into the following instructions:
Most people can stay in the Sun for up to 1 hour without burning, apart from children that always must be protected from sun exposure. 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 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in December in Medicine Lodge?

In December, in Medicine Lodge, Kansas, the average high-temperature is 45.5°F (7.5°C), and the average low-temperature is 29.3°F (-1.5°C).

What is the average humidity in December in Medicine Lodge?

In Medicine Lodge, the average relative humidity in December is 65%.

How much does it rain in Medicine Lodge in December?

In Medicine Lodge, in December, it is raining for 4.9 days, with typically 0.94" (24mm) of accumulated precipitation.

How many days does it snow in December in Medicine Lodge?

In December, it is snowing for 2.4 days. Throughout December, 0.71" (18mm) of snow is accumulated.

What is the month with the shortest days in Medicine Lodge?

The month with the shortest days is December, with an average of 9.6h of daylight.

What is the average length of the day in December in Medicine Lodge?

The average length of the day in December in Medicine Lodge is 9.6h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Medicine Lodge?

January and December, with an average of 6.4h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine in Medicine Lodge, Kansas.

How long on average sun shines in December in Medicine Lodge?

In Medicine Lodge, the average sunshine in December is 6.4h.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Medicine Lodge?

Months with the lowest UV index in Medicine Lodge, Kansas, are January, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2.

How high is the UV index in December in Medicine Lodge?

In December, the average daily maximum UV index in Medicine Lodge, Kansas, is 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health risk from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in December - Medicine Lodge, KS
  • Average high temperature in December: 45.5°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (93.7°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (45.1°F).

  • Average low temperature in December: 29.3°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (72.9°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (27.7°F).

Average humidity in December - Medicine Lodge, KS
  • Average humidity in December: 65%

The month with the highest relative humidity is May (67%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (56%).

Average rainfall in December - Medicine Lodge, KS
  • Average rainfall in December: 0.94"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (4.21").
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are January and February (0.79").

Average rainfall days in December - Medicine Lodge, KS
  • Average rainfall days in December: 4.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (15.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (4 days).

Average snowfall in December - Medicine Lodge, KS
  • Average snowfall in December: 0.71"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (2.09").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August, September and October (0").

Average snowfall days in December - Medicine Lodge, KS
  • Average snowfall days in December: 2.4 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (4.4 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Medicine Lodge, KS
  • Average daylight in December: 9.6h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.7h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.6h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 6.4h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 11.3h).
Months with the least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 6.4).

Average UV index in December - Medicine Lodge, KS
  • Average UV index in December: 2

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 2).