December weather forecast
Whitman, MA

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Weather in December

The first month of the winter, December, is also a wintry month in Whitman, Massachusetts, with an average temperature fluctuating between 29.7°F (-1.3°C) and 40.5°F (4.7°C).

Temperature

The decrease of average high-temperatures is mild in December, with a decline from a fresh 50.4°F (10.2°C) in November to an icy 40.5°F (4.7°C). During December, the nighttime temperature averages to a subzero cold 29.7°F (-1.3°C).

Humidity

In Whitman, the average relative humidity in December is 77%.

Rainfall

December is the month with the most rainfall. Rain falls for 10.4 days and accumulates 3.11" (79mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through May, November and December are months with snowfall. In Whitman, in December, during 4.5 snowfall days, 2.52" (64mm) of snow is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Whitman, there are 27.4 snowfall days, and 15" (381mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

December has the shortest days of the year, with an average of 9h and 12min of daylight.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:53 am and sunset at 4:12 pm. On the last day of December, in Whitman, sunrise is at 7:11 am and sunset at 4:22 pm EST.

Sunshine

In December, the average sunshine in Whitman is 4.7h.

UV index

January through March, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index in Whitman. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The maximum daily UV index of 2 during December translates into the following directions:
Prolonged sun exposure generally does not trouble most people. However, it is vital to ensure protection for babies, children, and individuals with sensitive skin. Solar radiation peaks around mid-day, so it's wise to limit exposure to the Sun at this time. For minimizing sun-related eye damage, always choose sunglasses with UVA and UVB coverage. Take warning! The intensity of the Sun's UV radiation can be nearly amplified twice due to snow reflection.
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Frequently asked questions

Is December cold in Whitman?

In Whitman, in December, the average high-temperature is 40.5°F (4.7°C), and the average low-temperature is 29.7°F (-1.3°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'feels like'), which takes the relative humidity and factors it into the air temperature reading, in August is calculated to be 86°F (30°C).

What is the average humidity in December in Whitman?

In December, the average relative humidity in Whitman, Massachusetts, is 77%.

What is the wettest month in Whitman?

The month with the most rainfall in Whitman, Massachusetts, is December, when the rain falls for 10.4 days and typically aggregates up to 3.11" (79mm) of precipitation.

How many days does it rain in December in Whitman?

In Whitman, in December, during 10.4 rainfall days, 3.11" (79mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How much does it snow in Whitman in December?

In Whitman, in December, snow falls for 4.5 days, with typically accumulated 2.52" (64mm) of snow.

What is the month with the shortest days in Whitman?

December has the shortest days of the year in Whitman, with an average of 9h and 12min of daylight.

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

In Whitman, Massachusetts, the average day length in December is 9h and 10min.

When are sunrise and sunset in December in Whitman?

On the first day of December, sunrise is at 6:53 am and sunset at 4:12 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 7:11 am and sunset at 4:22 pm EST.

How many hours of sunshine does Whitman have in December?

The average sunshine duration in December is 4.7h.

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

January through March, November 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 Whitman?

In Whitman, the average daily maximum UV index in December is 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health threat from unprotected exposure to UV radiation.
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Average temperature in December
Whitman, MA

Average temperature in December - Whitman, MA
  • Average high temperature in December: 40.5°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (81.9°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (34.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in December: 29.7°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (64°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (22.8°F).

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Average pressure in December
Whitman, MA

Average pressure in December - Whitman, MA
  • Average pressure in December: 30.03"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.07"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.93"Hg).

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Average wind speed in December
Whitman, MA

Average wind speed in December - Whitman, MA
  • Average wind speed in December: 8.5mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is March (9.1mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (6mph).

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Average humidity in December
Whitman, MA

Average humidity in December - Whitman, MA
  • Average humidity in December: 77%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (78%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (71%).

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Average rainfall in December
Whitman, MA

Average rainfall in December - Whitman, MA
  • Average rainfall in December: 3.11"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (3.11").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.42").

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Average rainfall days in December
Whitman, MA

Average rainfall days in December - Whitman, MA
  • Average rainfall days in December: 10.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (15.9 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (7.8 days).

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Average snowfall in December
Whitman, MA

Average snowfall in December - Whitman, MA
  • Average snowfall in December: 2.52"

The month with the highest snowfall is March (4.17").
The months with the least snowfall are June, July, August, September and October (0").

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Average snowfall days in December
Whitman, MA

Average snowfall days in December - Whitman, MA
  • Average snowfall days in December: 4.5 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (7.4 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

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Average daylight in December /
Average sunshine in December
Whitman, MA

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Whitman, MA
  • Average daylight in December: 9h and 1min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h and 12min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 12min).

  • Average sunshine in December: 4h and 4min

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 10h and 12min).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4h and 36min).

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Average sunshine days in December
Whitman, MA

Average sunshine days in December - Whitman, MA
  • Average sunshine days in December: 16.5 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (17.9 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (13.1 days).

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Average UV index in December
Whitman, MA

Average UV index in December - Whitman, MA
  • Average UV index in December: 2

The months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 6).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, November and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in December
Whitman, MA

Average cloud cover in December - Whitman, MA
  • Average cloud cover in December: 49

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 52).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 35).

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Average visibility in December
Whitman, MA

Average visibility in December - Whitman, MA
  • Average visibility in December: 6mi

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

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