December weather forecast and climate
Athol, KY

The first month of the winter, December, is also a frosty month in Athol, Kentucky, with average temperature ranging between max 45.1°F (7.3°C) and min 32.9°F (0.5°C).

Temperature

In December, the average high-temperature decreases, from a fresh 54.1°F (12.3°C) in November, to a chilly 45.1°F (7.3°C). The average low-temperature, in Athol, is 32.9°F (0.5°C).

Humidity

Months with the highest humidity in Athol are February and December, with an average relative humidity of 80%.

Rainfall

In December, the rain falls for 12.2 days. Throughout December, 3.07" (78mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In Athol, during the entire year, the rain falls for 167.6 days and collects up to 33.11" (841mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Athol, Kentucky, are January through April, October through December. In Athol, during December, snow falls for 6.5 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.48" (63mm) of snow. Throughout the year, in Athol, there are 32.6 snowfall days, and 12.17" (309mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

The month with the shortest days is December, with an average of 9.6h of daylight.

Sunshine

In Athol, the average sunshine is 4.4h.

UV index

January, February and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary 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. 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in December in Athol?

The average high-temperature, in December, in Athol, is 45.1°F (7.3°C), while the average low-temperature is 32.9°F (0.5°C).

What is the most humid month in Athol?

February and December, with an average relative humidity of 80%, are most humid months in Athol.

What is the average humidity in December in Athol?

In December, the average relative humidity in Athol is 80%.

How much does it rain in Athol in December?

In Athol, in December, it is raining for 12.2 days, with typically 3.07" (78mm) of accumulated precipitation.

How much does it snow in Athol in December?

In Athol, during December, snow falls for 6.5 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.48" (63mm) of snow.

What is the month with the shortest days in Athol?

The month with the shortest days in Athol, Kentucky, is December, with an average of 9.6h of daylight.

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

The average length of the day in December in Athol is 9.6h.

How long on average sun shines in December in Athol?

In Athol, the average sunshine in December is 4.4h.

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

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

What is the UV index intensity in December in Athol?

In December, the average daily maximum UV index in Athol, Kentucky, is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low health risk from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in December - Athol, KY
  • Average high temperature in December: 45.1°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (86.9°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (40.1°F).

  • Average low temperature in December: 32.9°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (64.2°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (27°F).

Average pressure in December - Athol, KY
  • Average pressure in December: 30.14"

Months with the highest atmospheric pressure are January and November (30.16").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.97").

Average wind speed in December - Athol, KY
  • Average wind speed in December: 6.6mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January and February (7.1mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (4.3mph).

Average humidity in December - Athol, KY
  • Average humidity in December: 80%

Months with the highest relative humidity are February and December (80%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are June, August, October and November (75%).

Average rainfall in December - Athol, KY
  • Average rainfall in December: 3.07"

The wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are February and May (3.46").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (2.05").

Average rainfall days in December - Athol, KY
  • Average rainfall days in December: 12.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (17.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (10.7 days).

Average snowfall in December - Athol, KY
  • Average snowfall in December: 2.48"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (2.99").
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in December - Athol, KY
  • Average snowfall days in December: 6.5 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (9.6 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Athol, KY
  • Average daylight in December: 9.6h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.7h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.6h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 4.4h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10.1h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 4h).

Average sunshine days in December - Athol, KY
  • Average sunshine days in December: 13.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (17.1 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (10.3 days).

Average UV index in December - Athol, KY
  • Average UV index in December: 2

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

Average cloud cover in December - Athol, KY
  • Average cloud cover in December: 55

Months with the most cloud cover are January and February (Cloud cover 58).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 32).

Average visibility in December - Athol, KY
  • Average visibility in December: 5mi

Months with the highest visibility are April, June, October and November (6mi).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, May, July, August, September and December (5mi).