December weather forecast and climate
Bear Branch, KY

The first month of the winter, December, is also a frosty month in Bear Branch, Kentucky, with average temperature ranging between min 33.3°F (0.7°C) and max 45.9°F (7.7°C).

Temperature

In Bear Branch, the average high-temperature in December marginally drops, from a cool 54.3°F (12.4°C) in November, to a chilly 45.9°F (7.7°C). In Bear Branch, the average low-temperature is 33.3°F (0.7°C).

Humidity

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

Rainfall

In Bear Branch, during December, the rain falls for 12.6 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.99" (76mm) of precipitation. In Bear Branch, during the entire year, the rain falls for 172.6 days and collects up to 31.42" (798mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through April, October through December are months with snowfall. In Bear Branch, snow falls for 5.6 days, with typically accumulated 2.28" (58mm) of snow. In Bear Branch, during the entire year, snow falls for 29 days, and aggregates up to 9.37" (238mm) of snow.

Daylight

December has the shortest days of the year, with an average of 9.6h of daylight.

Sunshine

In Bear Branch, the average sunshine in December is 4.7h.

UV index

January, February 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 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. 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 Bear Branch?

The average high-temperature, in December, in Bear Branch, is 45.9°F (7.7°C), while the average low-temperature is 33.3°F (0.7°C).

What are the most humid months in Bear Branch?

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

What is the average humidity in December in Bear Branch?

The average relative humidity in December in Bear Branch is 80%.

How much does it rain in Bear Branch in December?

In December, in Bear Branch, Kentucky, the rain falls for 12.6 days. Throughout December, 2.99" (76mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

How much does it snow in Bear Branch in December?

In Bear Branch, Kentucky, during December, snow falls for 5.6 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.28" (58mm) of snow.

What is the month with the shortest days in Bear Branch?

December has the shortest days of the year in Bear Branch, with an average of 9.6h of daylight.

How many hours of daylight does Bear Branch have in December?

In Bear Branch, the average length of the day in December is 9.6h.

How many hours of sunshine does Bear Branch have in December?

The average sunshine in December in Bear Branch, Kentucky, is 4.7h.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Bear Branch?

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

What is the UV index reading in December in Bear Branch?

In Bear Branch, Kentucky, the average daily maximum UV index in December is 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in December - Bear Branch, KY
  • Average high temperature in December: 45.9°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (86.2°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (41°F).

  • Average low temperature in December: 33.3°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (63.1°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (27.1°F).

Average pressure in December - Bear Branch, 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 - Bear Branch, KY
  • Average wind speed in December: 6.3mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (6.9mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (4.2mph).

Average humidity in December - Bear Branch, KY
  • Average humidity in December: 80%

Months with the highest relative humidity are February and December (80%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are April, June, August, September, October and November (76%).

Average rainfall in December - Bear Branch, KY
  • Average rainfall in December: 2.99"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is February (3.31").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.81").

Average rainfall days in December - Bear Branch, KY
  • Average rainfall days in December: 12.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (18.6 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (11 days).

Average snowfall in December - Bear Branch, KY
  • Average snowfall in December: 2.28"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (2.48").
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in December - Bear Branch, KY
  • Average snowfall days in December: 5.6 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (8.8 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Bear Branch, 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: 4.7h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10.1h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 4.2h).

Average sunshine days in December - Bear Branch, KY
  • Average sunshine days in December: 13.5 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (16.8 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (9.3 days).

Average UV index in December - Bear Branch, 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 - Bear Branch, 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 31).

Average visibility in December - Bear Branch, 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).