Alamogordo
New Mexico, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

December weather forecast and climate
Alamogordo, NM

High rocks and cliffs on the slopes of a high hill overlooking the gorgeous Alamogordo Mountain ranges in New Jersey, and a far view of more hill ranges
High rocks and cliffs on the slopes of a high hill overlooking the gorgeous Alamogordo Mountain ranges in New Jersey, and a far view of more hill ranges
December, the first month of the winter, in Alamogordo, is still a cool month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 24.8°F (-4°C) and an average high of 53.6°F (12°C).

Temperature

The coldest months are January and December, with an average high-temperature of 53.6°F (12°C).

Rainfall

In Alamogordo, during 4 rainfall days, 0.9" (23mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Alamogordo, during the entire year, the rain falls for 56 days and collects up to 14.3" (363mm) of precipitation.

Daylight

The month with the shortest days is December, with an average of 10h of daylight.

Sunshine

January, November and December, with an average of 8h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine.

UV index

December is the month with the lowest UV index in Alamogordo, with an average maximum UV index of 3. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health hazard from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
The average daily UV index of 3 transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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.

What are the coldest months in Alamogordo?

January and December, with an average high-temperature of 53.6°F (12°C), are the coldest months in Alamogordo.

What is the temperature in December in Alamogordo?

The average high-temperature, in December, in Alamogordo, is 53.6°F (12°C), while the average low-temperature is 24.8°F (-4°C).

How many days does it rain in December in Alamogordo?

In Alamogordo, New Mexico, during December, the rain falls for 4 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.9" (23mm) of precipitation.

What is the month with the shortest days in Alamogordo?

The month with the shortest days is December, with an average of 10h of daylight.

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

In December, the average length of the day in Alamogordo is 10h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Alamogordo?

Months with the least sunshine are January, November and December, with an average of 8h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in December in Alamogordo?

The average sunshine in December in Alamogordo, New Mexico, is 8h.

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

With an average maximum UV index of 3, December is the month with the lowest UV index in Alamogordo, New Mexico.

What is the UV index intensity in December in Alamogordo?

In December, the average daily maximum UV index in Alamogordo is 3. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in December - Alamogordo, NM
  • Average high temperature in December: 54°F

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are June and July (90°F).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January and December (54°F).

  • Average low temperature in December: 25°F

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (59°F).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and December (25°F).

Average rainfall in December - Alamogordo, NM
  • Average rainfall in December: 0.9"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (2.8").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is April (0.4").

Average rainfall days in December - Alamogordo, NM
  • Average rainfall days in December: 4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (9 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is April (2 days).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Alamogordo, NM
  • Average daylight in December: 10h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.3h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 8h

Months with most sunshine are May and June (Average sunshine: 12h).
Months with least sunshine are January, November and December (Average sunshine: 8).

Average UV index in December - Alamogordo, NM
  • Average UV index in December: 3

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 3).