December weather forecast
Glencoe, MN

Weather in December

The first month of the winter, December, is still a freezing cold month in Glencoe, Minnesota, with average temperature ranging between max 25.3°F (-3.7°C) and min 14.4°F (-9.8°C).

Temperature

In Glencoe, the average high-temperature in December plummets, from a cold 40.6°F (4.8°C) in November, to a subzero cold 25.3°F (-3.7°C). In Glencoe, in December, the average low-temperature is 14.4°F (-9.8°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Glencoe is 87%.

Rainfall

In Glencoe, during December, the rain falls for 4.2 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.1" (28mm) of precipitation. In Glencoe, Minnesota, during the entire year, the rain falls for 121.9 days and collects up to 22.17" (563mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through May, October through December are months with snowfall in Glencoe. In December, in Glencoe, it is snowing for 11.1 days. Throughout December, 4.17" (106mm) of snow is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 51.3 snowfall days, and 19.8" (503mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

The month with the shortest days is December, with an average of 8.9h of daylight.

Sunshine

In Glencoe, the average sunshine is 3.8h.

UV index

January, February, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 1, are months with the lowest UV index. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: In December, the average maximum UV index of 1 translate into the following recommendations:
Extended sun exposure is not an issue for the majority. Children, infants, and fair-skinned individuals always need to be protected. 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. 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 Glencoe?

In December, the average relative humidity is 87%.

How many days does it rain in December in Glencoe?

In Glencoe, Minnesota, during December, the rain falls for 4.2 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.1" (28mm) of precipitation.

How many days does it snow in December in Glencoe?

In Glencoe, in December, during 11.1 snowfall days, 4.17" (106mm) of snow is typically accumulated.

What is the month with the shortest days in Glencoe?

With an average of 8.9h of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year in Glencoe.

How many hours of daylight does Glencoe have in December?

In Glencoe, Minnesota, the average length of the day in December is 8.9h.

How long on average sun shines in December in Glencoe?

In December, the average sunshine in Glencoe is 3.8h.

When is the lowest UV index in Glencoe?

January, February, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 1, are months with the lowest UV index in Glencoe.

What is the UV index reading in December in Glencoe?

In Glencoe, Minnesota, the average daily maximum UV index in December is 1. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in December
Glencoe, MN

Average temperature in December - Glencoe, MN
  • Average high temperature in December: 25.3°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (80.4°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (19.9°F).

  • Average low temperature in December: 14.4°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (62.4°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (7°F).

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Average pressure in December
Glencoe, MN

Average pressure in December - Glencoe, MN
  • Average pressure in December: 30.11"

Months with the highest atmospheric pressure are January and February (30.14").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.87").

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Average wind speed in December
Glencoe, MN

Average wind speed in December - Glencoe, MN
  • Average wind speed in December: 8.4mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (9.4mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (7mph).

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Average humidity in December
Glencoe, MN

Average humidity in December - Glencoe, MN
  • Average humidity in December: 87%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (91%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are April, May and October (71%).

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Average rainfall in December
Glencoe, MN

Average rainfall in December - Glencoe, MN
  • Average rainfall in December: 1.1"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (3.66").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (0.59").

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Average rainfall days in December
Glencoe, MN

Average rainfall days in December - Glencoe, MN
  • Average rainfall days in December: 4.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is June (17 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (2 days).

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Average snowfall in December
Glencoe, MN

Average snowfall in December - Glencoe, MN
  • Average snowfall in December: 4.17"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (4.53").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in December
Glencoe, MN

Average snowfall days in December - Glencoe, MN
  • Average snowfall days in December: 11.1 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (12.2 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

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Average daylight in December /
Average sunshine in December
Glencoe, MN

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Glencoe, MN
  • Average daylight in December: 8.9h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.5h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.9h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 3.8h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.1h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 3.4h).

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Average sunshine days in December
Glencoe, MN

Average sunshine days in December - Glencoe, MN
  • Average sunshine days in December: 18 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (19 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is June (10.6 days).

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Average UV index in December
Glencoe, MN

Average UV index in December - Glencoe, MN
  • Average UV index in December: 1

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in December
Glencoe, MN

Average cloud cover in December - Glencoe, MN
  • Average cloud cover in December: 61

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 64).
Months with the least cloud cover are July and August (Cloud cover 31).

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Average visibility in December
Glencoe, MN

Average visibility in December - Glencoe, MN
  • Average visibility in December: 5mi

Months with the highest visibility are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (6mi).
The month with the lowest visibility is January (4mi).

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