December weather forecast and climate
Alcalde, NM

Weather in December

December, the first month of the winter, in Alcalde, is still a cold month, with average temperature fluctuating between 19.8°F (-6.8°C) and 40.1°F (4.5°C).

Temperature

In Alcalde, New Mexico, the average high-temperature decreases, from a cool 50.9°F (10.5°C) in November, to a cold 40.1°F (4.5°C). The average low-temperature, in Alcalde, New Mexico, is 19.8°F (-6.8°C).

Humidity

In Alcalde, New Mexico, the average relative humidity is 66%.

Rainfall

In Alcalde, in December, during 4.9 rainfall days, 0.39" (10mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Alcalde, during the entire year, the rain falls for 89.9 days and collects up to 7.76" (197mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Alcalde, New Mexico, are January through May, October through December. December is the month with the most snowfall in Alcalde. Snow falls for 5.7 days and accumulates 2.01" (51mm) of snow.

Daylight

December has the shortest days of the year in Alcalde, with an average of 9.7h of daylight.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Alcalde, New Mexico, is 7.1h.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
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 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in December in Alcalde?

In December, in Alcalde, New Mexico, the average high-temperature is 40.1°F (4.5°C), and the average low-temperature is 19.8°F (-6.8°C).

What is the average humidity in December in Alcalde?

In Alcalde, the average relative humidity in December is 66%.

How many days does it rain in December in Alcalde?

In December, in Alcalde, the rain falls for 4.9 days. Throughout December, 0.39" (10mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

How much does it snow in Alcalde in December?

In December, in Alcalde, New Mexico, it is snowing for 5.7 days. Throughout December, 2.01" (51mm) of snow is accumulated.

What is the snowiest month in Alcalde?

December is the month with the most snowfall. Snow falls for 5.7 days and accumulates 2.01" (51mm) of snow.

What is the month with the shortest days in Alcalde?

December has the shortest days of the year in Alcalde, New Mexico, with an average of 9.7h of daylight.

How many hours of daylight does Alcalde have in December?

The average length of the day in December in Alcalde, New Mexico, is 9.7h.

How many hours of sunshine does Alcalde have in December?

In December, the average sunshine is 7.1h.

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

Months with the lowest UV index in Alcalde, New Mexico, are January, February, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2.

What is the UV index reading in December in Alcalde?

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

Average temperature in December
Alcalde, NM

Average temperature in December - Alcalde, NM
  • Average high temperature in December: 40.1°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (82.9°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (38.8°F).

  • Average low temperature in December: 19.8°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (57.6°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is December (19.8°F).

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Average pressure in December
Alcalde, NM

Average pressure in December - Alcalde, NM
  • Average pressure in December: 30.11"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.17").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is April (29.89").

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Average wind speed in December
Alcalde, NM

Average wind speed in December - Alcalde, NM
  • Average wind speed in December: 5.5mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are April and May (7.6mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (5mph).

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Average humidity in December
Alcalde, NM

Average humidity in December - Alcalde, NM
  • Average humidity in December: 66%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (70%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is June (32%).

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Average rainfall in December
Alcalde, NM

Average rainfall in December - Alcalde, NM
  • Average rainfall in December: 0.39"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (1.73").
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are January, February and April (0.35").

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Average rainfall days in December
Alcalde, NM

Average rainfall days in December - Alcalde, NM
  • Average rainfall days in December: 4.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (16.7 days).
Months with the least rainy days are January and November (3.7 days).

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Average snowfall in December
Alcalde, NM

Average snowfall in December - Alcalde, NM
  • Average snowfall in December: 2.01"

The month with the highest snowfall is December (2.01").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in December
Alcalde, NM

Average snowfall days in December - Alcalde, NM
  • Average snowfall days in December: 5.7 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (6.4 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
Alcalde, NM

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Alcalde, NM
  • Average daylight in December: 9.7h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.6h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.7h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 7.1h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 12.1h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 7h).

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Average sunshine days in December
Alcalde, NM

Average sunshine days in December - Alcalde, NM
  • Average sunshine days in December: 22 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (24.2 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (7.1 days).

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Average UV index in December
Alcalde, NM

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

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (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
Alcalde, NM

Average cloud cover in December - Alcalde, NM
  • Average cloud cover in December: 22

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 23).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 10).

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Average visibility in December
Alcalde, NM

Average visibility in December - Alcalde, 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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