December weather forecast and climate
Bent, KY

December, the first month of the winter, in Bent, is still a chilly month, with average temperature fluctuating between 33.4°F (0.8°C) and 46.4°F (8°C).

Temperature

In December, the average high-temperature slightly decreases, from a cool 54.9°F (12.7°C) in November, to a frosty 46.4°F (8°C). The average low-temperature, in December, is 33.4°F (0.8°C).

Humidity

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

Rainfall

In Bent, Kentucky, during December, the rain falls for 13.5 days and regularly aggregates up to 3.7" (94mm) of precipitation. In Bent, during the entire year, the rain falls for 175.1 days and collects up to 38.31" (973mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through April, October through December are months with snowfall. In Bent, snow falls for 6.5 days, with typically accumulated 2.01" (51mm) of snow. Throughout the year, there are 30.4 snowfall days, and 12.32" (313mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine in December is 4.4h.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index are January, February and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health risk 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in December in Bent?

In Bent, in December, the average high-temperature is 46.4°F (8°C), and the average low-temperature is 33.4°F (0.8°C).

What is the most humid month in Bent?

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

What is the average humidity in December in Bent?

In December, the average relative humidity is 80%.

How many days does it rain in December in Bent?

In Bent, during December, the rain falls for 13.5 days and regularly aggregates up to 3.7" (94mm) of precipitation.

How much does it snow in Bent in December?

In December, in Bent, it is snowing for 6.5 days. Throughout December, 2.01" (51mm) of snow is accumulated.

What is the month with the shortest days in Bent?

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

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

In Bent, Kentucky, the average length of the day in December is 9.7h.

How long on average sun shines in December in Bent?

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

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

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

How high is the UV index in December in Bent?

The average daily maximum UV index in December in Bent, Kentucky, is 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a low health threat from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in December - Bent, KY
  • Average high temperature in December: 46.4°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 (41.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in December: 33.4°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (65.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (27.5°F).

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

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

Average wind speed in December - Bent, KY
  • Average wind speed in December: 6.8mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (7.4mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (4.4mph).

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

Months with the highest relative humidity are February and December (80%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is August (75%).

Average rainfall in December - Bent, KY
  • Average rainfall in December: 3.7"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is February (4.09").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (2.2").

Average rainfall days in December - Bent, KY
  • Average rainfall days in December: 13.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (18 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (11.2 days).

Average snowfall in December - Bent, KY
  • Average snowfall in December: 2.01"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (3.58").
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in December - Bent, KY
  • Average snowfall days in December: 6.5 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 - Bent, 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: 4.4h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10.3h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 4.3h).

Average sunshine days in December - Bent, KY
  • Average sunshine days in December: 12.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (16.6 days).
Months with the least sunshine days are February and July (10.1 days).

Average UV index in December - Bent, 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 - Bent, KY
  • Average cloud cover in December: 54

Months with the most cloud cover are January and February (Cloud cover 56).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 31).

Average visibility in December - Bent, 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).