December weather forecast and climate
Silver Lake, KS

The first month of the winter, December, is also a wintry month in Silver Lake, Kansas, with average temperature varying between 41°F (5°C) and 27.1°F (-2.7°C).

Temperature

In Silver Lake, the average high-temperature drops, from a cool 53.1°F (11.7°C) in November, to a wintry 41°F (5°C). In Silver Lake, in December, the average low-temperature is 27.1°F (-2.7°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity is 72%.

Rainfall

In Silver Lake, in December, during 4.8 rainfall days, 0.75" (19mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Silver Lake, during the entire year, the rain falls for 121.9 days and collects up to 22.95" (583mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Silver Lake are January through May, October through December. In Silver Lake, in December, during 3.9 snowfall days, 1.06" (27mm) of snow is typically accumulated. In Silver Lake, during the entire year, snow falls for 17.3 days, and aggregates up to 7.36" (187mm) of snow.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In Silver Lake, the average sunshine is 5.6h.

UV index

January, February, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index in Silver Lake. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal health hazard from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: In December, the average maximum UV index of 2 translate into the following recommendations:
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. 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 Silver Lake?

In December, in Silver Lake, Kansas, the average high-temperature is 41°F (5°C), and the average low-temperature is 27.1°F (-2.7°C).

What is the average humidity in December in Silver Lake?

In December, the average relative humidity in Silver Lake, Kansas, is 72%.

How many days does it rain in December in Silver Lake?

In December, in Silver Lake, the rain falls for 4.8 days. Throughout December, 0.75" (19mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

How many days does it snow in December in Silver Lake?

In Silver Lake, during December, snow falls for 3.9 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.06" (27mm) of snow.

What is the month with the shortest days in Silver Lake?

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

What is the average length of the day in December in Silver Lake?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Silver Lake have in December?

The average sunshine in December in Silver Lake, Kansas, is 5.6h.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Silver Lake?

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

What is the UV index intensity in December in Silver Lake?

The average daily maximum UV index in December in Silver Lake, Kansas, is 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a low health threat from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in December - Silver Lake, KS
  • Average high temperature in December: 41°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (88°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (37.9°F).

  • Average low temperature in December: 27.1°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (68.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (22.6°F).

Average pressure in December - Silver Lake, 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 - Silver Lake, KS
  • Average wind speed in December: 9.8mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (10.9mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (7.5mph).

Average humidity in December - Silver Lake, KS
  • Average humidity in December: 72%

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 - Silver Lake, KS
  • Average rainfall in December: 0.75"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (3.7").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (0.67").

Average rainfall days in December - Silver Lake, KS
  • Average rainfall days in December: 4.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (16 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (3.8 days).

Average snowfall in December - Silver Lake, KS
  • Average snowfall in December: 1.06"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (2.44").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in December - Silver Lake, KS
  • Average snowfall days in December: 3.9 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (5 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Silver Lake, 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: 5.6h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.7h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 5.5h).

Average sunshine days in December - Silver Lake, KS
  • Average sunshine days in December: 23.1 days

The month with the most sunshine days is December (23.1 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is May (12.8 days).

Average UV index in December - Silver Lake, 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 - Silver Lake, KS
  • Average cloud cover in December: 38

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 44).
The month with the least cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 24).

Average visibility in December - Silver Lake, 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).