December weather forecast
East Tawas, MI

Weather in December

The first month of the winter, December, is also a wintry month in East Tawas, Michigan, with an average temperature ranging between max 32.4°F (0.2°C) and min 25.9°F (-3.4°C).

Temperature

In December, the average high-temperature drops from 42.6°F (5.9°C) in November to a still wintry 32.4°F (0.2°C). The average low-temperature, in December, is 25.9°F (-3.4°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in December in East Tawas is 82%.

Rainfall

In East Tawas, Michigan, during December, the rain falls for 5.1 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.75" (19mm) of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 111.8 rainfall days, and 12.56" (319mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through May, October through December. In East Tawas, during December, snow falls for 11.9 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.26" (32mm) of snow. In East Tawas, during the entire year, snow falls for 56.9 days and aggregates up to 9.29" (236mm) of snow.

Ocean temperature

In December, the average ocean temperature in East Tawas is 40.5°F (4.7°C).
Note: For swimming, this is considered life-threatening and very dangerous. The water feels painfully cold, and hyperventilation quickly occurs. A specialized swimsuit is mandatory to reduce thermal damage.

Daylight

The month with the shortest days in East Tawas is December, with an average of 8h and 55min of daylight.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 7:49 am and sunset at 4:56 pm. On the last day of December, sunrise is at 8:09 am and sunset at 5:04 pm EST.

Sunshine

In East Tawas, the average sunshine in December is 3h.

UV index

January, February and December, with an average maximum UV index of 1, are months with the lowest UV index in East Tawas. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low threat to health from unprotected exposure to Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 1 in December interpret into the following advice:
For the majority, extended sun exposure is not of great concern. Infants and people with sensitive skin must always be protected. 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.
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FAQ

What is the average humidity in December in East Tawas?

In East Tawas, Michigan, the average relative humidity in December is 82%.

How much does it rain in East Tawas in December?

In East Tawas, in December, it is raining for 5.1 days, with typically 0.75" (19mm) of accumulated precipitation.

How many days does it snow in December in East Tawas?

In December, it is snowing for 11.9 days. Throughout December, 1.26" (32mm) of snow is accumulated.

What is the ocean temperature in December in East Tawas?

In December, the average ocean temperature in East Tawas is 40.5°F (4.7°C). For swimming, this is considered very dangerous and immediately life-threatening. Total loss of breathing control instantly occurs, and clear thinking becomes almost impossible. A specialized swimsuit is obligatory to minimize thermal loss.

What is the month with the shortest days in East Tawas?

December has the shortest days of the year in East Tawas, Michigan, with an average of 8h and 55min of daylight.

How many hours of daylight does East Tawas have in December?

In December, the average day length is 8h and 55min.

When are sunrise and sunset in December in East Tawas?

On the first day of December in East Tawas, Michigan, sunrise is at 7:49 am and sunset at 4:56 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 8:09 am and sunset at 5:04 pm EST.

How many hours of sunshine does East Tawas have in December?

In East Tawas, Michigan, the average sunshine duration in December is 3h.

When is the lowest UV index in East Tawas?

The months with the lowest UV index in East Tawas, Michigan, are January, February and December, with an average maximum UV index of 1.

How high is the UV index in December in East Tawas?

The average daily maximum UV index in December in East Tawas is 1. 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
East Tawas, MI

Average temperature in December - East Tawas, MI
  • Average high temperature in December: 32.4°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (75.2°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (26.2°F).

  • Average low temperature in December: 25.9°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (61.3°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (18.7°F).

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Average pressure in December
East Tawas, MI

Average pressure in December - East Tawas, MI
  • Average pressure in December: 30.04"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is March (30.09"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.92"Hg).

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Average wind speed in December
East Tawas, MI

Average wind speed in December - East Tawas, MI
  • Average wind speed in December: 10.7mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is December (10.7mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (7.1mph).

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Average humidity in December
East Tawas, MI

Average humidity in December - East Tawas, MI
  • Average humidity in December: 82%

The months with the highest relative humidity are January and February (85%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is May (74%).

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Average rainfall in December
East Tawas, MI

Average rainfall in December - East Tawas, MI
  • Average rainfall in December: 0.75"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (1.81").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (0.63").

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Average rainfall days in December
East Tawas, MI

Average rainfall days in December - East Tawas, MI
  • Average rainfall days in December: 5.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (13.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (3.4 days).

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Average snowfall in December
East Tawas, MI

Average snowfall in December - East Tawas, MI
  • Average snowfall in December: 1.26"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (2.76").
The months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in December
East Tawas, MI

Average snowfall days in December - East Tawas, MI
  • Average snowfall days in December: 11.9 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (14.6 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

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Average sea temperature in December
East Tawas, MI

Average sea temperature in December - East Tawas, MI
  • Average sea temperature in December: 40.4°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (70.4°F).
The coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are February and March (32.6°F).

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Average daylight in December /
Average sunshine in December
East Tawas, MI

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - East Tawas, MI
  • Average daylight in December: 8h and 55min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h and 28min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8h and 55min).

  • Average sunshine in December: 3h and 0min

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10h and 30min).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 2h and 24min).

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Average sunshine days in December
East Tawas, MI

Average sunshine days in December - East Tawas, MI
  • Average sunshine days in December: 16.8 days

The months with the most sunshine days are September and November (18 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (14.3 days).

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Average UV index in December
East Tawas, MI

Average UV index in December - East Tawas, MI
  • Average UV index in December: 1

The months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 5).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, February and December (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in December
East Tawas, MI

Average cloud cover in December - East Tawas, MI
  • Average cloud cover in December: 69

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 75).
The month with the least cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 29).

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Average visibility in December
East Tawas, MI

Average visibility in December - East Tawas, MI
  • 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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