December weather forecast and climate
Bedford, KY

December, the first month of the winter, in Bedford, is also a wintry month, with average temperature fluctuating between 31.1°F (-0.5°C) and 42.4°F (5.8°C).

Temperature

In December, the average high-temperature drops, from a fresh 52.2°F (11.2°C) in November, to a cold 42.4°F (5.8°C). The average low-temperature, in December, is 31.1°F (-0.5°C).

Humidity

February and December, with an average relative humidity of 81%, are most humid months in Bedford, Kentucky.

Rainfall

In December, the rain falls for 12 days. Throughout December, 2.83" (72mm) of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Bedford, there are 174.2 rainfall days, and 36.1" (917mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through April, November and December are months with snowfall in Bedford. In December, in Bedford, it is snowing for 6.8 days. Throughout December, 1.69" (43mm) of snow is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 29.5 snowfall days, and 8.74" (222mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In December, the average sunshine in Bedford, Kentucky, is 4.3h.

UV index

January, February, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index in Bedford, Kentucky. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 2 in December interpret into the following advice:
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. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in December in Bedford?

In Bedford, in December, the average high-temperature is 42.4°F (5.8°C), and the average low-temperature is 31.1°F (-0.5°C).

What is the most humid month in Bedford?

February and December, with an average relative humidity of 81%, are most humid months.

What is the average humidity in December in Bedford?

In December, the average relative humidity is 81%.

How many days does it rain in December in Bedford?

In Bedford, during December, the rain falls for 12 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.83" (72mm) of precipitation.

How much does it snow in Bedford in December?

In Bedford, Kentucky, during December, snow falls for 6.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.69" (43mm) of snow.

What is the month with the shortest days in Bedford?

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

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

The average length of the day in December in Bedford, Kentucky, is 9.5h.

How long on average sun shines in December in Bedford?

The average sunshine in December in Bedford, Kentucky, is 4.3h.

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

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

What is the UV index intensity in December in Bedford?

In Bedford, the average daily maximum UV index in December is 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a low health threat from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in December - Bedford, KY
  • Average high temperature in December: 42.4°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (85.3°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (37.2°F).

  • Average low temperature in December: 31.1°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (65.8°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (24.3°F).

Average pressure in December - Bedford, KY
  • Average pressure in December: 30.13"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.15").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.94").

Average wind speed in December - Bedford, KY
  • Average wind speed in December: 7.6mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (8.4mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (4.9mph).

Average humidity in December - Bedford, KY
  • Average humidity in December: 81%

Months with the highest relative humidity are February and December (81%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are August, September and October (75%).

Average rainfall in December - Bedford, KY
  • Average rainfall in December: 2.83"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is April (4.06").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (2.13").

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

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (19 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (10.4 days).

Average snowfall in December - Bedford, KY
  • Average snowfall in December: 1.69"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (2.52").
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (8.4 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Bedford, 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 July (Average sunshine: 10.2h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 4.1h).

Average sunshine days in December - Bedford, KY
  • Average sunshine days in December: 13.9 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (17.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is May (9.8 days).

Average UV index in December - Bedford, 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 - Bedford, KY
  • Average cloud cover in December: 56

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 58).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 29).

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

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