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
High rocks and cliffs on the slopes of a high hill overlooking the gorgeous Alamogordo Mountain ranges in New Jersey

Weather in December

The first month of the winter, December, is also a fresh month in Alamogordo, New Mexico, with average temperature fluctuating between 50.9°F (10.5°C) and 34°F (1.1°C).

Temperature

In Alamogordo, the average high-temperature in December drops, from a moderate 59.9°F (15.5°C) in November, to a cool 50.9°F (10.5°C). The average low-temperature, in December, is 34°F (1.1°C).

Humidity

The most humid month in Alamogordo is December, with an average relative humidity of 51%.

Rainfall

In Alamogordo, in December, during 4.7 rainfall days, 0.43" (11mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 60.2 rainfall days, and 5.79" (147mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January, February, November and December. In Alamogordo, snow falls for 1.8 days, with typically accumulated 0.51" (13mm) of snow. Throughout the year, in Alamogordo, there are 3.8 snowfall days, and 1.46" (37mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

December has the least sunshine of the year, with an average of 7.3h of sunshine.

UV index

December is the month with the lowest UV index in Alamogordo, with an average maximum UV index of 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 2 interpret into the following advice:
Most people can stay in the Sun for up to 1 hour without burning, apart from children that always must be protected from sun exposure. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in December in Alamogordo?

In Alamogordo, in December, the average high-temperature is 50.9°F (10.5°C), and the average low-temperature is 34°F (1.1°C).

What is the most humid month in Alamogordo?

December is the most humid month in Alamogordo, with an average relative humidity of 51%.

What is the average humidity in December in Alamogordo?

In Alamogordo, New Mexico, the average relative humidity in December is 51%.

How many days does it rain in December in Alamogordo?

In Alamogordo, in December, it is raining for 4.7 days, with typically 0.43" (11mm) of accumulated precipitation.

How many days does it snow in December in Alamogordo?

In Alamogordo, during December, snow falls for 1.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.51" (13mm) of snow.

What is the month with the shortest days in Alamogordo?

December has the shortest days of the year in Alamogordo, with an average of 10h of daylight.

How many hours of daylight does Alamogordo have in December?

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

What is the month with the least sunshine in Alamogordo?

With an average of 7.3h of sunshine, December has the least sunshine of the year in Alamogordo.

How long on average sun shines in December in Alamogordo?

The average sunshine in December is 7.3h.

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

December is the month with the lowest UV index in Alamogordo, with an average maximum UV index of 2.

What is the UV index intensity in December in Alamogordo?

In Alamogordo, New Mexico, the average daily maximum UV index in December is 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a low health threat from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in December
Alamogordo, NM

Average temperature in December - Alamogordo, NM
  • Average high temperature in December: 50.9°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is June (89.1°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (50.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in December: 34°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (69.8°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (32.9°F).

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Average pressure in December
Alamogordo, NM

Average pressure in December - Alamogordo, NM
  • Average pressure in December: 30.08"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.12").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.84").

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Average wind speed in December
Alamogordo, NM

Average wind speed in December - Alamogordo, NM
  • Average wind speed in December: 5.7mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (8.9mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (5.6mph).

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Average humidity in December
Alamogordo, NM

Average humidity in December - Alamogordo, NM
  • Average humidity in December: 51%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (51%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are April and May (25%).

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Average rainfall in December
Alamogordo, NM

Average rainfall in December - Alamogordo, NM
  • Average rainfall in December: 0.43"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (1.14").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is April (0.16").

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Average rainfall days in December
Alamogordo, NM

Average rainfall days in December - Alamogordo, NM
  • Average rainfall days in December: 4.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (11.2 days).
The month with the least rainy days is May (2.9 days).

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Average snowfall in December
Alamogordo, NM

Average snowfall in December - Alamogordo, NM
  • Average snowfall in December: 0.51"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (0.79").
Months with the least snowfall are March, April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

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Average snowfall days in December
Alamogordo, NM

Average snowfall days in December - Alamogordo, NM
  • Average snowfall days in December: 1.8 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (1.8 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are March, April, May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

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Average daylight in December /
Average sunshine in December
Alamogordo, NM

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 the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 7.3h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 12.1h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 7.3h).

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Average sunshine days in December
Alamogordo, NM

Average sunshine days in December - Alamogordo, NM
  • Average sunshine days in December: 24.2 days

The month with the most sunshine days is April (27.1 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (13 days).

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Average UV index in December
Alamogordo, NM

Average UV index in December - Alamogordo, NM
  • Average UV index in December: 2

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 7).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in December
Alamogordo, NM

Average cloud cover in December - Alamogordo, NM
  • Average cloud cover in December: 15

The month with the most cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 16).
Months with the least cloud cover are May and June (Cloud cover 8).

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Average visibility in December
Alamogordo, NM

Average visibility in December - Alamogordo, NM
  • 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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