December weather forecast
Cloudcroft, NM

Weather in December

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

Temperature

In December, the average high-temperature 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 Cloudcroft is December, with an average relative humidity of 51%.

Rainfall

In Cloudcroft, during December, the rain falls for 4.7 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.43" (11mm) of precipitation. In Cloudcroft, during the entire year, the rain falls for 60.2 days and collects up to 5.79" (147mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January, February, November and December. In Cloudcroft, during 1.8 snowfall days, 0.51" (13mm) of snow is typically accumulated. In Cloudcroft, during the entire year, snow falls for 3.8 days and aggregates up to 1.46" (37mm) of snow.

Daylight

The month with the shortest days is December, with an average of 10h and 1min of daylight.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:47 am and sunset at 4:56 pm. On the last day of December, in Cloudcroft, sunrise is at 7:05 am and sunset at 5:06 pm MST.

Sunshine

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

UV index

The month with the lowest UV index in Cloudcroft is December, with an average maximum UV index of 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health risk from unprotected exposure to Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 2 in December transform into the following instructions:
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. 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.
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FAQ

What is the most humid month in Cloudcroft?

With an average relative humidity of 51%, December is the most humid month.

What is the average humidity in December in Cloudcroft?

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

How many days does it rain in December in Cloudcroft?

In December, the rain falls for 4.7 days. Throughout December, 0.43" (11mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

How many days does it snow in December in Cloudcroft?

In Cloudcroft, New Mexico, in December, snow falls for 1.8 days, with typically accumulated 0.51" (13mm) of snow.

What is the month with the shortest days in Cloudcroft?

With an average of 10h and 1min of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year in Cloudcroft, New Mexico.

How many hours of daylight does Cloudcroft have in December?

In Cloudcroft, the average day length in December is 10h and 1min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in December in Cloudcroft?

On the first day of December in Cloudcroft, sunrise is at 6:47 am and sunset at 4:56 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 7:05 am and sunset at 5:06 pm MST.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Cloudcroft?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Cloudcroft have in December?

The average sunshine duration in December in Cloudcroft, New Mexico, is 7.3h.

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

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

What is the UV index reading in December in Cloudcroft?

In Cloudcroft, New Mexico, the average daily maximum UV index in December is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low health risk from unprotected exposure to UV radiation.
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Average temperature in December
Cloudcroft, NM

Average temperature in December - Cloudcroft, 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
Cloudcroft, NM

Average pressure in December - Cloudcroft, NM
  • Average pressure in December: 30.08"Hg

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

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Average wind speed in December
Cloudcroft, NM

Average wind speed in December - Cloudcroft, 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
Cloudcroft, NM

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

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

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Average rainfall in December
Cloudcroft, NM

Average rainfall in December - Cloudcroft, 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
Cloudcroft, NM

Average rainfall days in December - Cloudcroft, 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
Cloudcroft, NM

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

The month with the highest snowfall is February (0.79").
The 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
Cloudcroft, NM

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (1.8 days).
The 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
Cloudcroft, NM

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Cloudcroft, NM
  • Average daylight in December: 10h and 1min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 17min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h and 1min).

  • Average sunshine in December: 7h and 18min

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 12h and 6min).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 7h and 18min).

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Average sunshine days in December
Cloudcroft, NM

Average sunshine days in December - Cloudcroft, 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
Cloudcroft, NM

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

The 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
Cloudcroft, NM

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

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

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Average visibility in December
Cloudcroft, NM

Average visibility in December - Cloudcroft, NM
  • Average visibility in December: 6mi

The months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (6mi).
The months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (6mi).

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