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

December weather forecast and climate
Farmington, NM

The first month of the winter, Diciembre, is also a wintry month in Farmington, New Mexico, with temperature in the range of an average high of 41°F (5°C) and an average low of 21°F (-6.1°C).

Temperature

The coldest months are Enero and Diciembre, with an average high-temperature of 41°F (5°C).

Rainfall

In Farmington, during Diciembre, the rain falls for 5 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.5" (12.7mm) of precipitation. In Farmington, during the entire year, the rain falls for 65 days and collects up to 8.61" (218.7mm) of precipitation.

Daylight

The month with the shortest days in Farmington is Diciembre, with an average of 9.7h of daylight.

Sunshine

Months with the least sunshine in Farmington are Enero, Noviembre and Diciembre, with an average of 7h of sunshine.

UV index

Diciembre is the month with the lowest UV index, with an average maximum UV index of 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
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.

What is the coldest month in Farmington?

Enero and Diciembre, with an average high-temperature of 41°F (5°C), are the coldest months in Farmington.

What is the temperature in Diciembre in Farmington?

In Farmington, in Diciembre, the average high-temperature is 41°F (5°C), and the average low-temperature is 21°F (-6.1°C).

How many days does it rain in Diciembre in Farmington?

In Farmington, in Diciembre, during 5 rainfall days, 0.5" (12.7mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the month with the shortest days in Farmington?

Diciembre has the shortest days of the year in Farmington, with an average of 9.7h of daylight.

What is the average length of the day in Diciembre in Farmington?

The average length of the day in Diciembre is 9.7h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Farmington?

Enero, Noviembre and Diciembre, with an average of 7h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine in Farmington.

How long on average sun shines in Diciembre in Farmington?

In Diciembre, the average sunshine in Farmington is 7h.

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

The month with the lowest UV index in Farmington, New Mexico, is Diciembre, with an average maximum UV index of 2.

How high is the UV index in Diciembre in Farmington?

In Farmington, the average daily maximum UV index in Diciembre is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal hazard to health from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in December - Farmington, NM
  • Average high temperature in December: 41°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (90°F).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January and December (41°F).

  • Average low temperature in December: 21°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (61°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (20°F).

Average rainfall in December - Farmington, NM
  • Average rainfall in December: 0.5"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (1.3").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is June (0.2").

Average rainfall days in December - Farmington, NM
  • Average rainfall days in December: 5 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are July and August (8 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are April, June and November (4 days).

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

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

  • Average sunshine in December: 7h

The month with most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 12h).
Months with least sunshine are January, November and December (Average sunshine: 7).

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

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 11).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 2).