December weather forecast and climate
Elwood, NE

The first month of the winter, December, is still a cold month in Elwood, Nebraska, with average temperature ranging between min 22.3°F (-5.4°C) and max 36.9°F (2.7°C).

Temperature

In Elwood, the average high-temperature in December drops, from a cool 50.5°F (10.3°C) in November, to a wintry 36.9°F (2.7°C). In December, the average low-temperature is 22.3°F (-5.4°C).

Humidity

In Elwood, the average relative humidity is 71%.

Rainfall

In Elwood, Nebraska, during December, the rain falls for 5.1 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.06" (27mm) of precipitation. In Elwood, during the entire year, the rain falls for 117 days and collects up to 18.35" (466mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through May, October through December. In December, in Elwood, it is snowing for 6.2 days. Throughout December, 2.91" (74mm) of snow is accumulated. In Elwood, Nebraska, during the entire year, snow falls for 31.7 days, and aggregates up to 14.69" (373mm) of snow.

Daylight

With an average of 9.3h of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year.

Sunshine

The average sunshine is 6.1h.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index in Elwood are January, February, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health risk from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 2 interpret into the following advice:
People with sensitive skin, children, and babies should always be protected from prolonged 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. 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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.

What is the temperature in December in Elwood?

In Elwood, Nebraska, in December, the average high-temperature is 36.9°F (2.7°C), and the average low-temperature is 22.3°F (-5.4°C).

What is the average humidity in December in Elwood?

In Elwood, the average relative humidity in December is 71%.

How much does it rain in Elwood in December?

In Elwood, in December, during 5.1 rainfall days, 1.06" (27mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How many days does it snow in December in Elwood?

In Elwood, in December, during 6.2 snowfall days, 2.91" (74mm) of snow is typically accumulated.

What is the month with the shortest days in Elwood?

With an average of 9.3h of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year in Elwood.

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

In December, the average length of the day in Elwood is 9.3h.

How many hours of sunshine does Elwood have in December?

In Elwood, Nebraska, the average sunshine in December is 6.1h.

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

Months with the lowest UV index in Elwood are January, February, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2.

How high is the UV index in December in Elwood?

In December, the average daily maximum UV index is 2. 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 - Elwood, NE
  • Average high temperature in December: 36.9°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (88.3°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (35.8°F).

  • Average low temperature in December: 22.3°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (65.5°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (21°F).

Average pressure in December - Elwood, NE
  • Average pressure in December: 30.14"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.16").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.84").

Average wind speed in December - Elwood, NE
  • Average wind speed in December: 10.3mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (11.9mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (8.8mph).

Average humidity in December - Elwood, NE
  • Average humidity in December: 71%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (75%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (58%).

Average rainfall in December - Elwood, NE
  • Average rainfall in December: 1.06"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (3.03").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (0.51").

Average rainfall days in December - Elwood, NE
  • Average rainfall days in December: 5.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (16.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (3.9 days).

Average snowfall in December - Elwood, NE
  • Average snowfall in December: 2.91"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (3.62").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in December - Elwood, NE
  • Average snowfall days in December: 6.2 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (7.6 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Elwood, NE
  • Average daylight in December: 9.3h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.3h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 6.1h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 11.1h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 5.9h).

Average sunshine days in December - Elwood, NE
  • Average sunshine days in December: 21.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (22.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is June (11.2 days).

Average UV index in December - Elwood, NE
  • Average UV index in December: 2

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

Average cloud cover in December - Elwood, NE
  • Average cloud cover in December: 34

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 38).
The month with the least cloud cover is September (Cloud cover 22).

Average visibility in December - Elwood, NE
  • Average visibility in December: 6mi

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