December weather forecast
Lake George, NY

Lake George, New York, and the Tongue Mountain range viewed from atop a large rock in the Adirondack Mountains
Lake George, New York, and the Tongue Mountain range viewed from atop a large rock in the Adirondack Mountains

Weather in December

December, the first month of the winter in Lake George, is still a freezing cold month, with an average temperature ranging between max 31.6°F (-0.2°C) and min 22.3°F (-5.4°C).

Temperature

In Lake George, the average high-temperature in December drops from a cold 42.4°F (5.8°C) in November to a subzero cold 31.6°F (-0.2°C). In Lake George, the average low-temperature is 22.3°F (-5.4°C).

Humidity

In Lake George, the average relative humidity in December is 82%.

Rainfall

In Lake George, during December, the rain falls for 10 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.56" (65mm) of precipitation. In Lake George, during the entire year, the rain falls for 153.4 days and collects up to 29.41" (747mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through May, October through December are months with snowfall in Lake George. In December, in Lake George, it is snowing for 12.9 days. Throughout December, 7.64" (194mm) of snow is accumulated. In Lake George, New York, during the entire year, snow falls for 65.5 days and aggregates up to 39.96" (1015mm) of snow.

Daylight

With an average of 9h and 1min of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 7:07 am and sunset at 4:20 pm. On the last day of December, sunrise is at 7:27 am and sunset at 4:28 pm EST.

Sunshine

In Lake George, the average sunshine in December is 4h.

UV index

January, February and December, with an average maximum UV index of 1, are months with the lowest UV index. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal health hazard from unsafe exposure to UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 1 in December transform into the following instructions:
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. 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 Lake George?

In December, in Lake George, the average high-temperature is 31.6°F (-0.2°C), and the average low-temperature is 22.3°F (-5.4°C).

What is the average humidity in December in Lake George?

In December, the average relative humidity in Lake George is 82%.

How many days does it rain in December in Lake George?

In Lake George, during December, the rain falls for 10 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.56" (65mm) of precipitation.

How much does it snow in Lake George in December?

In Lake George, during December, snow falls for 12.9 days and regularly aggregates up to 7.64" (194mm) of snow.

What is the month with the shortest days in Lake George?

December has the shortest days of the year in Lake George, with an average of 9h and 1min of daylight.

What is the average length of the day in December in Lake George?

In Lake George, New York, the average day length in December is 9h and 1min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in December in Lake George?

In December, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 7:07 am and sunset at 4:20 pm. On the last day of the month, in Lake George, New York, sunrise is at 7:27 am and sunset at 4:28 pm EST.

How many hours of sunshine does Lake George have in December?

The average sunshine duration in December in Lake George is 4h.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in Lake George?

The months with the lowest UV index are January, February and December, with an average maximum UV index of 1.

What is the UV index intensity in December in Lake George?

In December, the average daily maximum UV index is 1. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal hazard to health from unprotected exposure to UV radiation.
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Average temperature in December
Lake George, NY

Average temperature in December - Lake George, NY
  • Average high temperature in December: 31.6°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (79.3°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (25.3°F).

  • Average low temperature in December: 22.3°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (56.8°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (13.6°F).

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Average pressure in December
Lake George, NY

Average pressure in December - Lake George, NY
  • Average pressure in December: 30.05"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.08"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.91"Hg).

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Average wind speed in December
Lake George, NY

Average wind speed in December - Lake George, NY
  • Average wind speed in December: 6.4mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (7.1mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (5.2mph).

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Average humidity in December
Lake George, NY

Average humidity in December - Lake George, NY
  • Average humidity in December: 82%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (85%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (74%).

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Average rainfall in December
Lake George, NY

Average rainfall in December - Lake George, NY
  • Average rainfall in December: 2.56"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (3.11").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.81").

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Average rainfall days in December
Lake George, NY

Average rainfall days in December - Lake George, NY
  • Average rainfall days in December: 10 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is June (17 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (6.8 days).

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Average snowfall in December
Lake George, NY

Average snowfall in December - Lake George, NY
  • Average snowfall in December: 7.64"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (10.55").
The months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in December
Lake George, NY

Average snowfall days in December - Lake George, NY
  • Average snowfall days in December: 12.9 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (14.9 days).
The 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
Lake George, NY

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Lake George, NY
  • Average daylight in December: 9h and 1min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h and 22min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 1min).

  • Average sunshine in December: 4h and 0min

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10h and 6min).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 3h and 30min).

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Average sunshine days in December
Lake George, NY

Average sunshine days in December - Lake George, NY
  • Average sunshine days in December: 12.5 days

The month with the most sunshine days is September (15.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (10.8 days).

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Average UV index in December
Lake George, NY

Average UV index in December - Lake George, NY
  • Average UV index in December: 1

The months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 5).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, February and December (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in December
Lake George, NY

Average cloud cover in December - Lake George, NY
  • Average cloud cover in December: 59

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 62).
The months with the least cloud cover are July and August (Cloud cover 36).

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Average visibility in December
Lake George, NY

Average visibility in December - Lake George, NY
  • Average visibility in December: 5mi

The months with the highest visibility are January, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (5mi).
The month with the lowest visibility is February (4mi).

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