December weather forecast and climate
Reading, KS

December, the first month of the winter, in Reading, is also a wintry month, with average temperature ranging between min 27.9°F (-2.3°C) and max 42.1°F (5.6°C).

Temperature

In Reading, the average high-temperature drops, from a fresh 53.8°F (12.1°C) in November, to a wintry 42.1°F (5.6°C). The average low-temperature, is 27.9°F (-2.3°C).

Humidity

In December, the average relative humidity in Reading is 71%.

Rainfall

Months with the least rainfall in Reading are February, November and December Rain falls for 2.7 days and accumulates 0.2" (5mm) of rain.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Reading are January through March, October through December. In Reading, during 1.7 snowfall days, 0.2" (5mm) of snow is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Reading, there are 9.5 snowfall days, and 1.38" (35mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

The month with the shortest days is December, with an average of 9.5h of daylight.

Sunshine

In December, the average sunshine in Reading is 5.7h.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health risk 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:
Extended sun exposure is not an issue for the majority. Children, infants, and fair-skinned individuals always need to 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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.

What is the temperature in December in Reading?

In Reading, Kansas, in December, the average high-temperature is 42.1°F (5.6°C), and the average low-temperature is 27.9°F (-2.3°C).

What is the average humidity in December in Reading?

The average relative humidity in December in Reading, Kansas, is 71%.

How many days does it rain in December in Reading?

In December, in Reading, the rain falls for 2.7 days. Throughout December, 0.2" (5mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the driest month in Reading?

February, November and December are months with the least rain in Reading when the rain falls for 2.7 days and typically aggregates up to 0.2" (5mm) of rain.

How much does it snow in Reading in December?

In December, in Reading, Kansas, it is snowing for 1.7 days. Throughout December, 0.2" (5mm) of snow is accumulated.

What is the month with the shortest days in Reading?

December has the shortest days of the year, with an average of 9.5h of daylight.

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

In December, the average length of the day in Reading is 9.5h.

How many hours of sunshine does Reading have in December?

In Reading, the average sunshine in December is 5.7h.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in Reading?

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

How high is the UV index in December in Reading?

The average daily maximum UV index in December in Reading is 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in December - Reading, KS
  • Average high temperature in December: 42.1°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (88°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (39.2°F).

  • Average low temperature in December: 27.9°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (69.3°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (24.1°F).

Average pressure in December - Reading, 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 - Reading, KS
  • Average wind speed in December: 10.3mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (11.4mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (7.8mph).

Average humidity in December - Reading, KS
  • Average humidity in December: 71%

The month with the highest relative humidity is May (77%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are October and November (67%).

Average rainfall in December - Reading, KS
  • Average rainfall in December: 0.2"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (1.42").
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are February, November and December (0.2").

Average rainfall days in December - Reading, KS
  • Average rainfall days in December: 2.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (9.7 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (2.2 days).

Average snowfall in December - Reading, KS
  • Average snowfall in December: 0.2"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (0.51").
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in December - Reading, KS
  • Average snowfall days in December: 1.7 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (3.3 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Reading, KS
  • Average daylight in December: 9.5h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.8h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.5h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 5.7h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10.8h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 5.6h).

Average sunshine days in December - Reading, KS
  • Average sunshine days in December: 27.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is December (27.8 days).
Months with the least sunshine days are June and July (19.1 days).

Average UV index in December - Reading, 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, November and December (UV index 2).

Average cloud cover in December - Reading, KS
  • Average cloud cover in December: 37

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 43).
Months with the least cloud cover are June, July and August (Cloud cover 24).

Average visibility in December - Reading, 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).