Middlesboro
Kentucky, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

December weather forecast and climate
Middlesboro, KY

The first month of the winter, December, is still a chilly month in Middlesboro, Kentucky, with average temperature varying between 48°F (8.9°C) and 27°F (-2.8°C).

Temperature

In December, the average high-temperature decreases, from a moderate 57.9°F (14.4°C) in November, to a frosty 48°F (8.9°C). The average low-temperature, in Middlesboro, is 27°F (-2.8°C).

Rainfall

In Middlesboro, Kentucky, in December, during 12 rainfall days, 4.4" (112.8mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Middlesboro, during the entire year, the rain falls for 135 days and collects up to 51.3" (1302.7mm) of precipitation.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

Months with the least sunshine are January and December, with an average of 4h of sunshine.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index in Middlesboro are January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 2 in December transform into the following instructions:
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 Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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.

What is the temperature in December in Middlesboro?

In December, the average high-temperature is 48°F (8.9°C), and the average low-temperature is 27°F (-2.8°C).

How many days does it rain in December in Middlesboro?

In Middlesboro, during December, the rain falls for 12 days and regularly aggregates up to 4.4" (112.8mm) of precipitation.

What is the month with the shortest days in Middlesboro?

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

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

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

What is the month with the least sunshine in Middlesboro?

Months with the least sunshine in Middlesboro are January and December, with an average of 4h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in December in Middlesboro?

In Middlesboro, the average sunshine in December is 4h.

When is the lowest UV index in Middlesboro?

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

What is the UV index reading in December in Middlesboro?

The average daily maximum UV index in December is 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health risk from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in December - Middlesboro, KY
  • Average high temperature in December: 48°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (87°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (45°F).

  • Average low temperature in December: 27°F

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (62°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (24°F).

Average rainfall in December - Middlesboro, KY
  • Average rainfall in December: 4.4"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is March (5.3").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is September (3").

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

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (13 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are September and October (9 days).

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.6h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.7h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 4h

Months with most sunshine are May, June and July (Average sunshine: 9h).
Months with least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 4).

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

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 10).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 2).