December weather forecast and climate
Baxter, KY

The first month of the winter, December, is also a frosty month in Baxter, Kentucky, with temperature in the range of an average low of 32.9°F (0.5°C) and an average high of 45.1°F (7.3°C).

Temperature

In Baxter, the average high-temperature marginally drops, from a fresh 53.6°F (12°C) in November, to a chilly 45.1°F (7.3°C). In Baxter, Kentucky, in December, the average low-temperature is 32.9°F (0.5°C).

Humidity

In December, the average relative humidity is 80%.

Rainfall

In December, the rain falls for 14.1 days. Throughout December, 3.62" (92mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In Baxter, Kentucky, during the entire year, the rain falls for 190.4 days and collects up to 40.28" (1023mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through April, October through December are months with snowfall in Baxter. In Baxter, during 6.8 snowfall days, 2.87" (73mm) of snow is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 34 snowfall days, and 15.71" (399mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

With an average of 9.7h of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year.

Sunshine

In December, the average sunshine is 4.8h.

UV index

January, February, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a low threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in December in Baxter?

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

What is the average humidity in December in Baxter?

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

How many days does it rain in December in Baxter?

In Baxter, in December, it is raining for 14.1 days, with typically 3.62" (92mm) of accumulated precipitation.

How much does it snow in Baxter in December?

In December, it is snowing for 6.8 days. Throughout December, 2.87" (73mm) of snow is accumulated.

What is the month with the shortest days in Baxter?

The month with the shortest days in Baxter, Kentucky, is December, with an average of 9.7h of daylight.

How many hours of daylight does Baxter have in December?

The average length of the day in December in Baxter is 9.7h.

How long on average sun shines in December in Baxter?

In Baxter, Kentucky, the average sunshine in December is 4.8h.

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

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

What is the UV index intensity in December in Baxter?

In December, the average daily maximum UV index in Baxter, Kentucky, is 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in December - Baxter, KY
  • Average high temperature in December: 45.1°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (84.6°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (40.6°F).

  • Average low temperature in December: 32.9°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (62.2°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (26.8°F).

Average pressure in December - Baxter, 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 (29.98").

Average wind speed in December - Baxter, KY
  • Average wind speed in December: 5.7mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (6.6mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (3.8mph).

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

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (81%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are April, June, August and November (77%).

Average rainfall in December - Baxter, KY
  • Average rainfall in December: 3.62"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is February (4.57").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (2.24").

Average rainfall days in December - Baxter, KY
  • Average rainfall days in December: 14.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (20.1 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (11.5 days).

Average snowfall in December - Baxter, KY
  • Average snowfall in December: 2.87"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (4.21").
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in December - Baxter, KY
  • Average snowfall days in December: 6.8 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (10 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Baxter, KY
  • Average daylight in December: 9.7h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.7h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.7h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 4.8h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10.1h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 4.4h).

Average sunshine days in December - Baxter, KY
  • Average sunshine days in December: 12.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (15.8 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is May (9.1 days).

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

Months with the highest UV index are May, June 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 - Baxter, KY
  • Average cloud cover in December: 53

Months with the most cloud cover are January and February (Cloud cover 57).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 33).

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

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