December weather forecast and climate
Smith Center, KS

December, the first month of the winter, in Smith Center, is also a wintry month, with average temperature fluctuating between 24.8°F (-4°C) and 39.9°F (4.4°C).

Temperature

In Smith Center, the average high-temperature decreases, from a cool 52.7°F (11.5°C) in November, to a cold 39.9°F (4.4°C). In Smith Center, Kansas, the average low-temperature is 24.8°F (-4°C).

Humidity

In Smith Center, the average relative humidity in December is 70%.

Rainfall

In December, in Smith Center, the rain falls for 4.2 days. Throughout December, 1.06" (27mm) of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 105.1 rainfall days, and 19.02" (483mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Smith Center are January through May, October through December. In Smith Center, during December, snow falls for 4.6 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.93" (49mm) of snow. Throughout the year, in Smith Center, there are 21.3 snowfall days, and 9.33" (237mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

With an average of 9.4h of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year in Smith Center.

Sunshine

December has the least sunshine of the year, with an average of 5.9h of sunshine.

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 minimal health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 2 in December transform into the following instructions:
Most people can stay in the Sun for up to 1 hour without burning, apart from children that always must be protected from sun exposure. 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in December in Smith Center?

The average high-temperature, in December, in Smith Center, Kansas, is 39.9°F (4.4°C), while the average low-temperature is 24.8°F (-4°C).

What is the average humidity in December in Smith Center?

In Smith Center, Kansas, the average relative humidity in December is 70%.

How many days does it rain in December in Smith Center?

In Smith Center, Kansas, in December, during 4.2 rainfall days, 1.06" (27mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How many days does it snow in December in Smith Center?

In Smith Center, in December, snow falls for 4.6 days, with typically accumulated 1.93" (49mm) of snow.

What is the month with the shortest days in Smith Center?

With an average of 9.4h of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year in Smith Center, Kansas.

How many hours of daylight does Smith Center have in December?

The average length of the day in December is 9.4h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Smith Center?

December has the least sunshine of the year in Smith Center, Kansas, with an average of 5.9h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in December in Smith Center?

In December, the average sunshine in Smith Center, Kansas, is 5.9h.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Smith Center?

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

What is the UV index reading in December in Smith Center?

The average daily maximum UV index in December in Smith Center, Kansas, is 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in December - Smith Center, KS
  • Average high temperature in December: 39.9°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (91.4°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (38.3°F).

  • Average low temperature in December: 24.8°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (69.8°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (22.6°F).

Average pressure in December - Smith Center, 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 (29.85").

Average wind speed in December - Smith Center, KS
  • Average wind speed in December: 10.1mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (11.8mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (8.9mph).

Average humidity in December - Smith Center, KS
  • Average humidity in December: 70%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (71%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are July and October (59%).

Average rainfall in December - Smith Center, KS
  • Average rainfall in December: 1.06"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (3.35").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (0.55").

Average rainfall days in December - Smith Center, KS
  • Average rainfall days in December: 4.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (14 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (2.6 days).

Average snowfall in December - Smith Center, KS
  • Average snowfall in December: 1.93"

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

Average snowfall days in December - Smith Center, KS
  • Average snowfall days in December: 4.6 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (4.9 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Smith Center, KS
  • Average daylight in December: 9.4h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.4h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 5.9h

Months with the most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 11.2h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5.9h).

Average sunshine days in December - Smith Center, KS
  • Average sunshine days in December: 22.9 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (24 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (14.6 days).

Average UV index in December - Smith Center, 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 - Smith Center, KS
  • Average cloud cover in December: 34

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 37).
Months with the least cloud cover are June and July (Cloud cover 21).

Average visibility in December - Smith Center, 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).