December weather forecast and climate
Lexington, NE

Weather in December

December, the first month of the winter, in Lexington, is still a cold month, with average temperature fluctuating between 22.3°F (-5.4°C) and 36.9°F (2.7°C).

Temperature

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

Humidity

In December, the average relative humidity is 71%.

Rainfall

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

Snowfall

January through May, October through December are months with snowfall in Lexington. In Lexington, Nebraska, during 6.2 snowfall days, 2.91" (74mm) of snow is typically accumulated. In Lexington, 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

In Lexington, the average sunshine in December is 6.1h.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index in Lexington are January, February, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: In December, the average maximum UV index of 2 translate into the following recommendations:
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 temperature in December in Lexington?

The average high-temperature, in December, in Lexington, Nebraska, is 36.9°F (2.7°C), while the average low-temperature is 22.3°F (-5.4°C).

What is the average humidity in December in Lexington?

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

How many days does it rain in December in Lexington?

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

How much does it snow in Lexington in December?

In December, it is snowing for 6.2 days. Throughout December, 2.91" (74mm) of snow is accumulated.

What is the month with the shortest days in Lexington?

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

How many hours of daylight does Lexington have in December?

The average length of the day in December is 9.3h.

How long on average sun shines in December in Lexington?

In Lexington, the average sunshine in December is 6.1h.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in Lexington?

January, February, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index in Lexington, Nebraska.

What is the UV index reading in December in Lexington?

In Lexington, the average daily maximum UV index in December is 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in December
Lexington, NE

Average temperature in December - Lexington, 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).

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Average pressure in December
Lexington, NE

Average pressure in December - Lexington, 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").

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Average wind speed in December
Lexington, NE

Average wind speed in December - Lexington, 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).

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Average humidity in December
Lexington, NE

Average humidity in December - Lexington, 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%).

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Average rainfall in December
Lexington, NE

Average rainfall in December - Lexington, 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").

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Average rainfall days in December
Lexington, NE

Average rainfall days in December - Lexington, 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).

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Average snowfall in December
Lexington, NE

Average snowfall in December - Lexington, 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").

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Average snowfall days in December
Lexington, NE

Average snowfall days in December - Lexington, 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).

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

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Lexington, 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: 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).

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Average sunshine days in December
Lexington, NE

Average sunshine days in December - Lexington, 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).

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Average UV index in December
Lexington, NE

Average UV index in December - Lexington, 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).

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Average cloud cover in December
Lexington, NE

Average cloud cover in December - Lexington, 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).

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Average visibility in December
Lexington, NE

Average visibility in December - Lexington, 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).

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