Topeka
Kansas, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

December weather forecast and climate
Topeka, KS

The tall tower of Topeka High School in Topeka, Kansas
The tall tower of Topeka High School in Topeka, Kansas
December, the first month of the winter, in Topeka, is still a cold month, with average temperature fluctuating between 22.3°F (-5.4°C) and 41.7°F (5.4°C).

Temperature

In December, the average high-temperature drops, from a fresh 54.7°F (12.6°C) in November, to a wintry 41.7°F (5.4°C). The average low-temperature, in Topeka, Kansas, is 22.3°F (-5.4°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in December is 72.3%.

Rainfall

In December, in Topeka, the rain falls for 6 days. Throughout December, 1.4" (34.3mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In Topeka, during the entire year, the rain falls for 99.6 days and collects up to 36.5" (926.1mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through April, October through December are months with snowfall. December is the month with the most snowfall in Topeka, Kansas. Snow falls for 3.4 days and accumulates 5.2" (132.1mm) of snow.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

With an average of 4.9h of sunshine, December has the least sunshine of the year.

UV index

January, 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 low health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 2 in December interpret into the following advice:
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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in December in Topeka?

In December, in Topeka, the average high-temperature is 41.7°F (5.4°C), and the average low-temperature is 22.3°F (-5.4°C).

What is the average humidity in December in Topeka?

The average relative humidity in December in Topeka, Kansas, is 72.3%.

How much does it rain in Topeka in December?

In Topeka, during December, the rain falls for 6 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.4" (34.3mm) of precipitation.

How much does it snow in Topeka in December?

In Topeka, during December, snow falls for 3.4 days and regularly aggregates up to 5.2" (132.1mm) of snow.

What is the snowiest month in Topeka?

The month with the most snowfall is December when snow falls for 3.4 days and typically aggregates up to 5.2" (132.1mm) of snow.

What is the month with the shortest days in Topeka?

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

How many hours of daylight does Topeka have in December?

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

What is the month with the least sunshine in Topeka?

With an average of 4.9h of sunshine, December has the least sunshine of the year.

How many hours of sunshine does Topeka have in December?

In Topeka, Kansas, the average sunshine in December is 4.9h.

When is the lowest UV index in Topeka?

January, 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 Topeka?

In Topeka, Kansas, the average daily maximum UV index in December is 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health threat from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in December - Topeka, KS
  • Average high temperature in December: 41.7°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (89.5°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (39.9°F).

  • Average low temperature in December: 22.3°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (68.4°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (19.6°F).

Average humidity in December - Topeka, KS
  • Average humidity in December: 72.3%

The month with the highest relative humidity is September (72.4%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (64.1%).

Average rainfall in December - Topeka, KS
  • Average rainfall in December: 1.4"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (5.4").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is January (0.9").

Average rainfall days in December - Topeka, KS
  • Average rainfall days in December: 6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (11.6 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is January (5.5 days).

Average snowfall in December - Topeka, KS
  • Average snowfall in December: 5.2"

The month with the highest snowfall is December (5.2").
Months with the lowest snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (3.6 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

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

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

  • Average sunshine in December: 4.9h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.5h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 4.9h).

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

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 10).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 2).