December weather forecast and climate
Bancroft, KY

The first month of the winter, December, is also a frosty month in Bancroft, Kentucky, with temperature in the range of an average low of 32°F (0°C) and an average high of 44.1°F (6.7°C).

Temperature

In Bancroft, the average high-temperature drops, from a fresh 53.2°F (11.8°C) in November, to a frosty 44.1°F (6.7°C). In Bancroft, the average low-temperature is 32°F (0°C).

Humidity

In Bancroft, Kentucky, the average relative humidity in December is 79%.

Rainfall

In Bancroft, during December, the rain falls for 12 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.56" (65mm) of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 157.9 rainfall days, and 31.77" (807mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through April, November and December. In Bancroft, during December, snow falls for 5.1 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.22" (31mm) of snow. Throughout the year, there are 26.3 snowfall days, and 6.97" (177mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

With an average of 4.3h of sunshine, December has the least sunshine of the year.

UV index

January, February, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index in Bancroft, Kentucky. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a low threat to health 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:
People with sensitive skin, children, and babies should always be protected from prolonged sun exposure. 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. 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 Bancroft?

In Bancroft, Kentucky, in December, the average high-temperature is 44.1°F (6.7°C), and the average low-temperature is 32°F (0°C).

What is the average humidity in December in Bancroft?

The average relative humidity in December in Bancroft is 79%.

How much does it rain in Bancroft in December?

In December, in Bancroft, Kentucky, the rain falls for 12 days. Throughout December, 2.56" (65mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

How much does it snow in Bancroft in December?

In Bancroft, Kentucky, in December, during 5.1 snowfall days, 1.22" (31mm) of snow is typically accumulated.

What is the month with the shortest days in Bancroft?

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

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

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

What is the month with the least sunshine in Bancroft?

The month with the least sunshine in Bancroft, Kentucky, is December, with an average of 4.3h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Bancroft have in December?

In Bancroft, the average sunshine in December is 4.3h.

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

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

How high is the UV index in December in Bancroft?

In Bancroft, the average daily maximum UV index in December is 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in December - Bancroft, KY
  • Average high temperature in December: 44.1°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (86.5°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (39°F).

  • Average low temperature in December: 32°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 (26.1°F).

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

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.15").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.95").

Average wind speed in December - Bancroft, KY
  • Average wind speed in December: 7.4mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (8.1mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (4.9mph).

Average humidity in December - Bancroft, KY
  • Average humidity in December: 79%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (80%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is August (73%).

Average rainfall in December - Bancroft, KY
  • Average rainfall in December: 2.56"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is April (3.54").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.77").

Average rainfall days in December - Bancroft, KY
  • Average rainfall days in December: 12 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (18 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (9.5 days).

Average snowfall in December - Bancroft, KY
  • Average snowfall in December: 1.22"

The month with the highest snowfall is March (1.93").
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

Average snowfall days in December - Bancroft, KY
  • Average snowfall days in December: 5.1 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (7.8 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Bancroft, KY
  • Average daylight in December: 9.5h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.8h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.5h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 4.3h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10.4h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 4.3h).

Average sunshine days in December - Bancroft, KY
  • Average sunshine days in December: 15 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (19.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is May (10.6 days).

Average UV index in December - Bancroft, KY
  • 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 - Bancroft, KY
  • Average cloud cover in December: 55

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 57).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 28).

Average visibility in December - Bancroft, KY
  • Average visibility in December: 6mi

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