December weather forecast and climate
Wathena, KS

December, the first month of the winter, in Wathena, is also a wintry month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 25.3°F (-3.7°C) and an average high of 38.3°F (3.5°C).

Temperature

In December, the average high-temperature drops, from a cool 51.6°F (10.9°C) in November, to a cold 38.3°F (3.5°C). The average low-temperature, in December, is 25.3°F (-3.7°C).

Humidity

In December, the average relative humidity is 76%.

Rainfall

In December, in Wathena, Kansas, the rain falls for 6.1 days. Throughout December, 1.06" (27mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In Wathena, Kansas, during the entire year, the rain falls for 133.5 days and collects up to 27.28" (693mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through May, October through December are months with snowfall in Wathena, Kansas. In Wathena, snow falls for 4.5 days, with typically accumulated 1.26" (32mm) of snow. Throughout the year, in Wathena, there are 22.7 snowfall days, and 8.03" (204mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

The month with the shortest days is December, with an average of 9.4h of daylight.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in December is 5.5h.

UV index

January, February, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index in Wathena, Kansas. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health risk from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
Note: In December, the average maximum UV index of 2 translate into the following recommendations:
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 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 Wathena?

In Wathena, Kansas, in December, the average high-temperature is 38.3°F (3.5°C), and the average low-temperature is 25.3°F (-3.7°C).

What is the average humidity in December in Wathena?

In Wathena, Kansas, the average relative humidity in December is 76%.

How many days does it rain in December in Wathena?

In December, the rain falls for 6.1 days. Throughout December, 1.06" (27mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

How many days does it snow in December in Wathena?

In Wathena, in December, snow falls for 4.5 days, with typically accumulated 1.26" (32mm) of snow.

What is the month with the shortest days in Wathena?

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

How many hours of daylight does Wathena have in December?

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

How long on average sun shines in December in Wathena?

In December, the average sunshine is 5.5h.

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

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

How high is the UV index in December in Wathena?

In Wathena, the average daily maximum UV index in December is 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in December - Wathena, KS
  • Average high temperature in December: 38.3°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (86°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (34.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in December: 25.3°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (67.6°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (20.3°F).

Average pressure in December - Wathena, KS
  • Average pressure in December: 30.13"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.17").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.88").

Average wind speed in December - Wathena, KS
  • Average wind speed in December: 9.2mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are February and March (9.9mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (6.4mph).

Average humidity in December - Wathena, KS
  • Average humidity in December: 76%

The month with the highest relative humidity is June (79%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (69%).

Average rainfall in December - Wathena, KS
  • Average rainfall in December: 1.06"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (4.02").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (0.87").

Average rainfall days in December - Wathena, KS
  • Average rainfall days in December: 6.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (16.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (4.8 days).

Average snowfall in December - Wathena, KS
  • Average snowfall in December: 1.26"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (2.68").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in December - Wathena, KS
  • Average snowfall days in December: 4.5 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (6.5 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Wathena, 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: 5.5h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.4h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 5h).

Average sunshine days in December - Wathena, KS
  • Average sunshine days in December: 21.1 days

The month with the most sunshine days is December (21.1 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is June (11.2 days).

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

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 2).

Average cloud cover in December - Wathena, KS
  • Average cloud cover in December: 42

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 47).
The month with the least cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 26).

Average visibility in December - Wathena, 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).