December weather forecast and climate
Russell, KS

The first month of the winter, December, is also a wintry month in Russell, Kansas, with average temperature ranging between max 41.9°F (5.5°C) and min 26.8°F (-2.9°C).

Temperature

In December, the average high-temperature drops, from a fresh 54.5°F (12.5°C) in November, to a wintry 41.9°F (5.5°C). The average low-temperature, in Russell, is 26.8°F (-2.9°C).

Humidity

Months with the highest humidity are January and December, with an average relative humidity of 67%.

Rainfall

In Russell, during December, the rain falls for 4.5 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.98" (25mm) of precipitation. In Russell, during the entire year, the rain falls for 109.3 days and collects up to 17.91" (455mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Russell are January through April, October through December. In Russell, snow falls for 3.4 days, with typically accumulated 1.61" (41mm) of snow. Throughout the year, there are 22 snowfall days, and 8.7" (221mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

With an average of 9.5h of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year in Russell.

Sunshine

Months with the least sunshine are January and December, with an average of 6.2h of sunshine.

UV index

January, February, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
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 Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects. 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 Russell?

In Russell, in December, the average high-temperature is 41.9°F (5.5°C), and the average low-temperature is 26.8°F (-2.9°C).

What is the most humid month in Russell?

Months with the highest humidity are January and December, with an average relative humidity of 67%.

What is the average humidity in December in Russell?

The average relative humidity in December in Russell, Kansas, is 67%.

How many days does it rain in December in Russell?

In Russell, Kansas, in December, during 4.5 rainfall days, 0.98" (25mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How many days does it snow in December in Russell?

In Russell, Kansas, in December, snow falls for 3.4 days, with typically accumulated 1.61" (41mm) of snow.

What is the month with the shortest days in Russell?

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

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

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

What is the month with the least sunshine in Russell?

January and December, with an average of 6.2h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in December in Russell?

The average sunshine in December in Russell is 6.2h.

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

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

What is the UV index reading in December in Russell?

In Russell, the average daily maximum UV index in December is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low health risk from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in December - Russell, KS
  • Average high temperature in December: 41.9°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (93°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (41.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in December: 26.8°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (71.4°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (24.8°F).

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

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.16").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.84").

Average wind speed in December - Russell, KS
  • Average wind speed in December: 10.6mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (12.3mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (9.3mph).

Average humidity in December - Russell, KS
  • Average humidity in December: 67%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January and December (67%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (56%).

Average rainfall in December - Russell, KS
  • Average rainfall in December: 0.98"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (2.99").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (0.59").

Average rainfall days in December - Russell, KS
  • Average rainfall days in December: 4.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (14.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (4 days).

Average snowfall in December - Russell, KS
  • Average snowfall in December: 1.61"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (2.17").
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in December - Russell, KS
  • Average snowfall days in December: 3.4 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (6.2 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.9h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.5h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 6.2h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 11.4h).
Months with the least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 6.2).

Average sunshine days in December - Russell, KS
  • Average sunshine days in December: 22.5 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (23.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is May (14.3 days).

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

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

Average cloud cover in December - Russell, KS
  • Average cloud cover in December: 31

Months with the most cloud cover are February and March (Cloud cover 35).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 19).

Average visibility in December - Russell, 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).