December weather forecast and climate
Piedmont, KS

The first month of the winter, December, is also a frosty month in Piedmont, Kansas, with temperature in the range of an average high of 43.7°F (6.5°C) and an average low of 29.5°F (-1.4°C).

Temperature

In Piedmont, the average high-temperature drops, from a fresh 54.7°F (12.6°C) in November, to a chilly 43.7°F (6.5°C). In Piedmont, Kansas, the average low-temperature is 29.5°F (-1.4°C).

Humidity

In Piedmont, the average relative humidity is 69%.

Rainfall

In Piedmont, during December, the rain falls for 5.2 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.02" (26mm) of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 135.5 rainfall days, and 27.91" (709mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through April, October through December are months with snowfall. In Piedmont, during December, snow falls for 3.6 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.14" (29mm) of snow. Throughout the year, there are 16.3 snowfall days, and 5.91" (150mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

With an average of 9.6h of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year in Piedmont.

Sunshine

In December, the average sunshine in Piedmont is 6h.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index in Piedmont are January, February and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 2 transform into the following instructions:
For the majority, extended sun exposure is not of great concern. Infants and people with sensitive skin must always be protected. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in December in Piedmont?

The average high-temperature, in December, in Piedmont, is 43.7°F (6.5°C), while the average low-temperature is 29.5°F (-1.4°C).

What is the average humidity in December in Piedmont?

In Piedmont, the average relative humidity in December is 69%.

How many days does it rain in December in Piedmont?

In Piedmont, Kansas, in December, it is raining for 5.2 days, with typically 1.02" (26mm) of accumulated precipitation.

How many days does it snow in December in Piedmont?

In December, in Piedmont, Kansas, it is snowing for 3.6 days. Throughout December, 1.14" (29mm) of snow is accumulated.

What is the month with the shortest days in Piedmont?

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

How many hours of daylight does Piedmont have in December?

In Piedmont, the average length of the day in December is 9.6h.

How long on average sun shines in December in Piedmont?

In December, the average sunshine in Piedmont is 6h.

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

January, February and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index in Piedmont, Kansas.

What is the UV index intensity in December in Piedmont?

In December, the average daily maximum UV index is 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health risk from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in December - Piedmont, KS
  • Average high temperature in December: 43.7°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (88.9°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (41.4°F).

  • Average low temperature in December: 29.5°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (69.6°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (26.1°F).

Average pressure in December - Piedmont, KS
  • Average pressure in December: 30.13"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.16").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.87").

Average wind speed in December - Piedmont, KS
  • Average wind speed in December: 10.4mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (11.8mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (8mph).

Average humidity in December - Piedmont, KS
  • Average humidity in December: 69%

The month with the highest relative humidity is May (78%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (66%).

Average rainfall in December - Piedmont, KS
  • Average rainfall in December: 1.02"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (5.39").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (0.87").

Average rainfall days in December - Piedmont, KS
  • Average rainfall days in December: 5.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (17.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is December (5.2 days).

Average snowfall in December - Piedmont, KS
  • Average snowfall in December: 1.14"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (2.24").
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in December - Piedmont, KS
  • Average snowfall days in December: 3.6 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (4.8 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Piedmont, 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: 6h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.7h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 5.8h).

Average sunshine days in December - Piedmont, KS
  • Average sunshine days in December: 21.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (21.6 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is May (11.5 days).

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

The month with the highest UV index is June (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February and December (UV index 2).

Average cloud cover in December - Piedmont, KS
  • Average cloud cover in December: 35

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 41).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 23).

Average visibility in December - Piedmont, KS
  • 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).