December weather forecast and climate
Kearney, NE

Weather in December

The first month of the winter, December, is still a cold month in Kearney, Nebraska, with average temperature varying between 37.4°F (3°C) and 14°F (-10°C).

Temperature

In December, the average high-temperature drops, from a fresh 50°F (10°C) in November, to a wintry 37.4°F (3°C). In December, in Kearney, the average low-temperature is 14°F (-10°C).

Rainfall

In Kearney, during December, the rain falls for 5 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.59" (15mm) of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 86 rainfall days, and 24.96" (634mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

December has the shortest days of the year in Kearney, with an average of 9.3h of daylight.

Sunshine

January, November and December, with an average of 6h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine.

UV index

The month with the lowest UV index is December, with an average maximum UV index of 1. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 1 in December interpret into the following advice:
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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in December in Kearney?

In Kearney, Nebraska, in December, the average high-temperature is 37.4°F (3°C), and the average low-temperature is 14°F (-10°C).

How many days does it rain in December in Kearney?

In Kearney, Nebraska, in December, it is raining for 5 days, with typically 0.59" (15mm) of accumulated precipitation.

What is the month with the shortest days in Kearney?

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

How many hours of daylight does Kearney have in December?

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

What is the month with the least sunshine in Kearney?

January, November and December, with an average of 6h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Kearney have in December?

The average sunshine in December in Kearney is 6h.

When is the lowest UV index in Kearney?

The month with the lowest UV index in Kearney is December, with an average maximum UV index of 1.

What is the UV index intensity in December in Kearney?

In Kearney, the average daily maximum UV index in December is 1. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.

Average temperature in December
Kearney, NE

Average temperature in December - Kearney, NE
  • Average high temperature in December: 37°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (88°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (34°F).

  • Average low temperature in December: 14°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (63°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (10°F).

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Average rainfall in December
Kearney, NE

Average rainfall in December - Kearney, NE
  • Average rainfall in December: 0.6"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (4.1").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (0.4").

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Average rainfall days in December
Kearney, NE

Average rainfall days in December - Kearney, NE
  • Average rainfall days in December: 5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (11 days).
Months with the least rainy days are January, February, October, November and December (5 days).

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Average daylight in December /
Average sunshine in December
Kearney, NE

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.1h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.3h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 6h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 12h).
Months with the least sunshine are January, November and December (Average sunshine: 6).

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Average UV index in December
Kearney, NE

Average UV index in December - Kearney, NE
  • Average UV index in December: 1

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 10).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 1).

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