December weather forecast
Laurel, MS

Weather in December

The first month of the winter, December, is still a mild month in Laurel, Mississippi, with an average temperature ranging between min 43°F (6.1°C) and max 58.8°F (14.9°C).

Temperature

In December, the average high-temperature slightly decreases from an enjoyable 66°F (18.9°C) in November to a moderate 58.8°F (14.9°C). The average low-temperature, is 43°F (6.1°C).

Humidity

The most humid month is December, with an average relative humidity of 82%.

Rainfall

In December, in Laurel, the rain falls for 12.2 days. Throughout December, 2.36" (60mm) of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 157.7 rainfall days, and 23.94" (608mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through March and December are months with snowfall in Laurel. December is the first month it typically snows. Throughout December, in the average 0.3 snowfall days, it receives 0.2" (5mm) of snow. In Laurel, Mississippi, during the entire year, snow falls for 1.8 days and aggregates up to 0.71" (18mm) of snow.

Daylight

The month with the shortest days in Laurel, Mississippi, is December, with an average of 10h and 7min of daylight.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:38 am and sunset at 4:52 pm. On the last day of December, in Laurel, sunrise is at 6:56 am and sunset at 5:03 pm CST.

Sunshine

February and December, with an average of 4.9h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine in Laurel.

UV index

The months with the lowest UV index are January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 3. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate threat to health from unprotected exposure to Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 3 in December transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions. Light skin individuals may get burned in less than 30 minutes. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in December in Laurel?

In December, the average high-temperature is 58.8°F (14.9°C), and the average low-temperature is 43°F (6.1°C). in September, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'felt air temperature'), which combines air temperature and relative humidity, is appraised at 102.2°F (39°C).

What is the most humid month in Laurel?

With an average relative humidity of 82%, December is the most humid month in Laurel.

What is the average humidity in December in Laurel?

In December, the average relative humidity in Laurel is 82%.

How many days does it rain in December in Laurel?

In Laurel, Mississippi, during December, the rain falls for 12.2 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.36" (60mm) of precipitation.

When does it start to snow in Laurel?

December is the first month it typically snows in Laurel. Throughout December, in the average 0.3 snowfall days, it receives 0.2" (5mm) of snow.

What is the month with the shortest days in Laurel?

December has the shortest days of the year in Laurel, with an average of 10h and 7min of daylight.

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

In December, the average day length in Laurel is 10h and 7min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in December in Laurel?

In December, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:38 am and sunset at 4:52 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:56 am and sunset at 5:03 pm CST.

What are the months with the least sunshine in Laurel?

The months with the least sunshine are February and December, with an average of 4.9h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Laurel have in December?

The average sunshine duration in December in Laurel, Mississippi, is 4.9h.

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

The months with the lowest UV index are January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 3.

What is the UV index intensity in December in Laurel?

In Laurel, the average daily maximum UV index in December is 3. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate vulnerability from exposure to Sun's UV rays.
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Average temperature in December
Laurel, MS

Average temperature in December - Laurel, MS
  • Average high temperature in December: 58.8°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (91.8°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (55.8°F).

  • Average low temperature in December: 43°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (72.1°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (38.7°F).

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Average pressure in December
Laurel, MS

Average pressure in December - Laurel, MS
  • Average pressure in December: 30.14"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.17"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.96"Hg).

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Average wind speed in December
Laurel, MS

Average wind speed in December - Laurel, MS
  • Average wind speed in December: 6.7mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January, February and April (7mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (4.5mph).

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Average humidity in December
Laurel, MS

Average humidity in December - Laurel, MS
  • Average humidity in December: 82%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (82%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (71%).

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Average rainfall in December
Laurel, MS

Average rainfall in December - Laurel, MS
  • Average rainfall in December: 2.36"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (3.19").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (1.1").

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Average rainfall days in December
Laurel, MS

Average rainfall days in December - Laurel, MS
  • Average rainfall days in December: 12.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (21.7 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (7.9 days).

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Average snowfall in December
Laurel, MS

Average snowfall in December - Laurel, MS
  • Average snowfall in December: 0.2"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (0.28").
The months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0").

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Average snowfall days in December
Laurel, MS

Average snowfall days in December - Laurel, MS
  • Average snowfall days in December: 0.3 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (0.8 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0 days).

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Average daylight in December /
Average sunshine in December
Laurel, MS

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Laurel, MS
  • Average daylight in December: 10h and 7min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 11min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h and 7min).

  • Average sunshine in December: 4h and 54min

The months with the most sunshine are June, July and August (Average sunshine: 10h and 30min).
The months with the least sunshine are February and December (Average sunshine: 4h and 54min).

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Average sunshine days in December
Laurel, MS

Average sunshine days in December - Laurel, MS
  • Average sunshine days in December: 17 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (21 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (7.8 days).

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Average UV index in December
Laurel, MS

Average UV index in December - Laurel, MS
  • Average UV index in December: 3

The months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 7).
The months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 3).

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Average cloud cover in December
Laurel, MS

Average cloud cover in December - Laurel, MS
  • Average cloud cover in December: 48

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 49).
The month with the least cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 30).

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Average visibility in December
Laurel, MS

Average visibility in December - Laurel, MS
  • Average visibility in December: 5mi

The months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, June, October and November (6mi).
The months with the lowest visibility are May, July, August, September and December (5mi).

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