December weather forecast
Old Forge, NY

Weather in December

The first month of the winter, December, is still a freezing cold month in Old Forge, New York, with an average temperature ranging between min 19.4°F (-7°C) and max 29.1°F (-1.6°C).

Temperature

In December, the average high-temperature drops from a wintry 39.2°F (4°C) in November to a subzero cold 29.1°F (-1.6°C). In Old Forge, the average low-temperature is 19.4°F (-7°C).

Humidity

In December, the average relative humidity in Old Forge, New York, is 88%.

Rainfall

In Old Forge, New York, during December, the rain falls for 7.9 days and regularly aggregates up to 3.5" (89mm) of precipitation. In Old Forge, during the entire year, the rain falls for 163 days and collects up to 40.63" (1032mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through May, September through December. In Old Forge, snow falls for 19.5 days, with typically accumulated 13.86" (352mm) of snow. In Old Forge, during the entire year, snow falls for 114.2 days and aggregates up to 82.4" (2093mm) of snow.

Daylight

With an average of 8h and 59min of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 7:13 am and sunset at 4:24 pm. On the last day of December, in Old Forge, sunrise is at 7:33 am and sunset at 4:32 pm EST.

Sunshine

In December, the average sunshine in Old Forge, New York, is 2.5h.

UV index

The months with the lowest UV index are January, February and December, with an average maximum UV index of 1. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health hazard from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 1 in December interpret into the following advice:
People with sensitive skin, children, and babies should always be protected from prolonged 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 temperature in December in Old Forge?

In December, in Old Forge, New York, the average high-temperature is 29.1°F (-1.6°C), and the average low-temperature is 19.4°F (-7°C).

What is the average humidity in December in Old Forge?

The average relative humidity in December in Old Forge is 88%.

How much does it rain in Old Forge in December?

In Old Forge, in December, during 7.9 rainfall days, 3.5" (89mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How many days does it snow in December in Old Forge?

In December, in Old Forge, New York, it is snowing for 19.5 days. Throughout December, 13.86" (352mm) of snow is accumulated.

What is the month with the shortest days in Old Forge?

With an average of 8h and 59min of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year in Old Forge.

How many hours of daylight does Old Forge have in December?

In December, the average day length in Old Forge is 8h and 59min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in December in Old Forge?

In December, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 7:13 am and sunset at 4:24 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 7:33 am and sunset at 4:32 pm EST.

How many hours of sunshine does Old Forge have in December?

The average sunshine duration in December in Old Forge, New York, is 2.5h.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in Old Forge?

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

What is the UV index intensity in December in Old Forge?

The average daily maximum UV index in December in Old Forge, New York, is 1. 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
Old Forge, NY

Average temperature in December - Old Forge, NY
  • Average high temperature in December: 29.1°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (74.8°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (22.6°F).

  • Average low temperature in December: 19.4°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (55.6°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (10.8°F).

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Average pressure in December
Old Forge, NY

Average pressure in December - Old Forge, 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
Old Forge, NY

Average wind speed in December - Old Forge, NY
  • Average wind speed in December: 8.9mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January, February and April (9.1mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (6.2mph).

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Average humidity in December
Old Forge, NY

Average humidity in December - Old Forge, NY
  • Average humidity in December: 88%

The months with the highest relative humidity are January and February (91%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is May (78%).

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Average rainfall in December
Old Forge, NY

Average rainfall in December - Old Forge, NY
  • Average rainfall in December: 3.5"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (4.17").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (2.48").

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Average rainfall days in December
Old Forge, NY

Average rainfall days in December - Old Forge, NY
  • Average rainfall days in December: 7.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (20.1 days).
The months with the least rainy days are January and February (4.8 days).

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Average snowfall in December
Old Forge, NY

Average snowfall in December - Old Forge, NY
  • Average snowfall in December: 13.86"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (15.2").
The months with the least snowfall are June, July and August (0").

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Average snowfall days in December
Old Forge, NY

Average snowfall days in December - Old Forge, NY
  • Average snowfall days in December: 19.5 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (21.9 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are July and August (0 days).

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Average daylight in December /
Average sunshine in December
Old Forge, NY

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Old Forge, NY
  • Average daylight in December: 8h and 59min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h and 23min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8h and 59min).

  • Average sunshine in December: 2h and 30min

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 9h and 30min).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 2h and 6min).

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Average sunshine days in December
Old Forge, NY

Average sunshine days in December - Old Forge, NY
  • Average sunshine days in December: 8.5 days

The month with the most sunshine days is September (13.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (4.7 days).

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Average UV index in December
Old Forge, NY

Average UV index in December - Old Forge, 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
Old Forge, NY

Average cloud cover in December - Old Forge, NY
  • Average cloud cover in December: 76

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 81).
The months with the least cloud cover are July and August (Cloud cover 42).

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Average visibility in December
Old Forge, NY

Average visibility in December - Old Forge, NY
  • Average visibility in December: 5mi

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

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