Carson City
Nevada, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

December weather forecast and climate
Carson City, NV

A walking path leading to the State Capital building entrance in Carson City, Nevada
A walking path leading to the State Capital building entrance in Carson City, Nevada
Diciembre, the first month of the winter, in Carson City, is also a frosty month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 45°F (7.2°C) and an average low of 21.9°F (-5.6°C).

Temperature

With an average high-temperature of 45°F (7.2°C) and an average low-temperature of 21.9°F (-5.6°C), Diciembre is the coldest month.

Rainfall

In Carson City, in Diciembre, it is raining for 5.1 days, with typically 1.43" (36.3mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 42.8 rainfall days, and 9.68" (245.8mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Enero through Abril, Noviembre and Diciembre are months with snowfall. Diciembre is the month with the most snowfall. Snow falls for 1.1 days and accumulates 3.9" (99.1mm) of snow.

Daylight

With an average of 9.5h of daylight, Diciembre has the shortest days of the year in Carson City.

Sunshine

Enero and Diciembre, with an average of 6h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine in Carson City.

UV index

Enero and Diciembre, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: In Diciembre, 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 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 coldest month in Carson City?

With an average high-temperature of 45°F (7.2°C) and an average low-temperature of 21.9°F (-5.6°C), Diciembre is the coldest month.

What is the temperature in Diciembre in Carson City?

In Diciembre, in Carson City, Nevada, the average high-temperature is 45°F (7.2°C), and the average low-temperature is 21.9°F (-5.6°C).

How much does it rain in Carson City in Diciembre?

In Carson City, during Diciembre, the rain falls for 5.1 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.43" (36.3mm) of precipitation.

How much does it snow in Carson City in Diciembre?

In Carson City, during Diciembre, snow falls for 1.1 days and regularly aggregates up to 3.9" (99.1mm) of snow.

What is the snowiest month in Carson City?

Diciembre is the month with the most snowfall in Carson City. Snow falls for 1.1 days and accumulates 3.9" (99.1mm) of snow.

What is the month with the shortest days in Carson City?

Diciembre has the shortest days of the year, with an average of 9.5h of daylight.

How many hours of daylight does Carson City have in Diciembre?

In Carson City, Nevada, the average length of the day in Diciembre is 9.5h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Carson City?

Months with the least sunshine in Carson City, Nevada, are Enero and Diciembre, with an average of 6h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in Diciembre in Carson City?

The average sunshine in Diciembre in Carson City, Nevada, is 6h.

When is the lowest UV index in Carson City?

Months with the lowest UV index in Carson City are Enero and Diciembre, with an average maximum UV index of 2.

What is the UV index intensity in Diciembre in Carson City?

In Carson City, Nevada, the average daily maximum UV index in Diciembre is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in December - Carson City, NV
  • Average high temperature in December: 45°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (89.6°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (45°F).

  • Average low temperature in December: 21.9°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (52.2°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (21.7°F).

Average rainfall in December - Carson City, NV
  • Average rainfall in December: 1.4"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (1.6").
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are July and August (0.2").

Average rainfall days in December - Carson City, NV
  • Average rainfall days in December: 5.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (6.3 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is July (1.1 days).

Average snowfall in December - Carson City, NV
  • Average snowfall in December: 3.9"

The month with the highest snowfall is December (3.9").
Months with the lowest snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

Average snowfall days in December - Carson City, NV
  • Average snowfall days in December: 1.1 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (1.4 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Carson City, NV
  • Average daylight in December: 9.5h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.9h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.5h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 6h

Months with most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 13h).
Months with least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 6).

Average UV index in December - Carson City, NV
  • Average UV index in December: 2

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 10).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 2).