December weather forecast and climate
Pittsburg, KS

December, the first month of the winter, in Pittsburg, is also a frosty month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 45°F (7.2°C) and an average low of 31.1°F (-0.5°C).

Temperature

In December, the average high-temperature decreases, from a moderate 55.8°F (13.2°C) in November, to a chilly 45°F (7.2°C). The average low-temperature, in Pittsburg, Kansas, is 31.1°F (-0.5°C).

Humidity

In December, the average relative humidity is 73%.

Rainfall

In December, the rain falls for 6.9 days. Throughout December, 1.69" (43mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In Pittsburg, Kansas, during the entire year, the rain falls for 143.6 days and collects up to 32.83" (834mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through May, November and December are months with snowfall in Pittsburg. In Pittsburg, Kansas, in December, during 2.3 snowfall days, 0.87" (22mm) of snow is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 14.1 snowfall days, and 5.87" (149mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In December, the average sunshine is 5.6h.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index in Pittsburg 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 unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: In December, the average maximum UV index of 2 translate into the following recommendations:
People with sensitive skin, children, and babies should always be protected from prolonged sun exposure. 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 Pittsburg?

The average high-temperature, in December, in Pittsburg, is 45°F (7.2°C), while the average low-temperature is 31.1°F (-0.5°C).

What is the average humidity in December in Pittsburg?

In Pittsburg, the average relative humidity in December is 73%.

How much does it rain in Pittsburg in December?

In Pittsburg, Kansas, in December, during 6.9 rainfall days, 1.69" (43mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How much does it snow in Pittsburg in December?

In December, it is snowing for 2.3 days. Throughout December, 0.87" (22mm) of snow is accumulated.

What is the month with the shortest days in Pittsburg?

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

How many hours of daylight does Pittsburg have in December?

The average length of the day in December in Pittsburg, Kansas, is 9.6h.

How many hours of sunshine does Pittsburg have in December?

In December, the average sunshine in Pittsburg, Kansas, is 5.6h.

When is the lowest UV index in Pittsburg?

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

What is the UV index reading in December in Pittsburg?

In December, the average daily maximum UV index in Pittsburg is 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in December - Pittsburg, KS
  • Average high temperature in December: 45°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 (42.1°F).

  • Average low temperature in December: 31.1°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (70.2°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (27°F).

Average pressure in December - Pittsburg, KS
  • Average pressure in December: 30.14"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.17").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.91").

Average wind speed in December - Pittsburg, KS
  • Average wind speed in December: 9.9mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is March (11.1mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (7.2mph).

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

The month with the highest relative humidity is May (80%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are October and November (71%).

Average rainfall in December - Pittsburg, KS
  • Average rainfall in December: 1.69"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (5.67").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (1.46").

Average rainfall days in December - Pittsburg, KS
  • Average rainfall days in December: 6.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (16.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is December (6.9 days).

Average snowfall in December - Pittsburg, KS
  • Average snowfall in December: 0.87"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (2.4").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August, September and October (0").

Average snowfall days in December - Pittsburg, KS
  • Average snowfall days in December: 2.3 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (4.5 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Pittsburg, 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: 5.6h

Months with the most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 10.6h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 5.4h).

Average sunshine days in December - Pittsburg, KS
  • Average sunshine days in December: 20.6 days

The month with the most sunshine days is December (20.6 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is May (12.5 days).

Average UV index in December - Pittsburg, 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 - Pittsburg, KS
  • Average cloud cover in December: 39

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 45).
Months with the least cloud cover are June, July and August (Cloud cover 25).

Average visibility in December - Pittsburg, 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).