December weather forecast
Philmont, NY

Weather in December

December, the first month of the winter in Philmont, is still a cold month, with an average temperature varying between 24.4°F (-4.2°C) and 35.4°F (1.9°C).

Temperature

In December, the average high-temperature drops from a frosty 46°F (7.8°C) in November to a wintry 35.4°F (1.9°C). In December, the average low-temperature is 24.4°F (-4.2°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in December in Philmont is 82%.

Rainfall

In Philmont, during December, the rain falls for 8.5 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.54" (39mm) of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Philmont, there are 139.3 rainfall days, and 21.06" (535mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through May, October through December. In Philmont, during 5.9 snowfall days, 2.95" (75mm) of snow is typically accumulated. In Philmont, during the entire year, snow falls for 37.3 days and aggregates up to 15.79" (401mm) of snow.

Daylight

December has the shortest days of the year, with an average of 9h and 9min of daylight.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 7:03 am and sunset at 4:23 pm. On the last day of December, sunrise is at 7:23 am and sunset at 4:31 pm EST.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in December is 4.5h.

UV index

The months with the lowest UV index in Philmont, New York, are January through March, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal health vulnerability from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 2 in December interpret into the following advice:
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. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for the eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun. 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 Philmont?

The average high-temperature, in December, is 35.4°F (1.9°C), while the average low-temperature is 24.4°F (-4.2°C). in July, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'real feel'), which takes the relative humidity and factors it into the air temperature reading, is evaluated at 86°F (30°C).

What is the average humidity in December in Philmont?

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

How many days does it rain in December in Philmont?

In December, in Philmont, the rain falls for 8.5 days. Throughout December, 1.54" (39mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

How many days does it snow in December in Philmont?

In Philmont, New York, in December, snow falls for 5.9 days, with typically accumulated 2.95" (75mm) of snow.

What is the month with the shortest days in Philmont?

The month with the shortest days in Philmont, New York, is December, with an average of 9h and 9min of daylight.

How many hours of daylight does Philmont have in December?

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

What time are sunrise and sunset in December in Philmont?

In December, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 7:03 am and sunset at 4:23 pm. On the last day of the month, in Philmont, New York, sunrise is at 7:23 am and sunset at 4:31 pm EST.

How many hours of sunshine does Philmont have in December?

In Philmont, New York, the average sunshine duration in December is 4.5h.

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

The months with the lowest UV index are January through March, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 2.

What is the UV index intensity in December in Philmont?

In Philmont, 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
Philmont, NY

Average temperature in December - Philmont, NY
  • Average high temperature in December: 35.4°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (81.1°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (29.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in December: 24.4°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (59.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (17.2°F).

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Average pressure in December
Philmont, NY

Average pressure in December - Philmont, NY
  • Average pressure in December: 30.06"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.09"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.93"Hg).

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Average wind speed in December
Philmont, NY

Average wind speed in December - Philmont, NY
  • Average wind speed in December: 7.4mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is March (8mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (4.9mph).

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Average humidity in December
Philmont, NY

Average humidity in December - Philmont, NY
  • Average humidity in December: 82%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (83%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (75%).

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Average rainfall in December
Philmont, NY

Average rainfall in December - Philmont, NY
  • Average rainfall in December: 1.54"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (2.64").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (1.1").

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Average rainfall days in December
Philmont, NY

Average rainfall days in December - Philmont, NY
  • Average rainfall days in December: 8.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (16.2 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (5.4 days).

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Average snowfall in December
Philmont, NY

Average snowfall in December - Philmont, NY
  • Average snowfall in December: 2.95"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (4.17").
The months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in December
Philmont, NY

Average snowfall days in December - Philmont, NY
  • Average snowfall days in December: 5.9 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (10.6 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
Philmont, NY

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Philmont, NY
  • Average daylight in December: 9h and 9min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h and 13min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 9min).

  • Average sunshine in December: 4h and 30min

The months with the most sunshine are July and August (Average sunshine: 10h and 18min).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4h and 0min).

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Average sunshine days in December
Philmont, NY

Average sunshine days in December - Philmont, NY
  • Average sunshine days in December: 18.9 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (19.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is June (12.1 days).

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Average UV index in December
Philmont, NY

Average UV index in December - Philmont, NY
  • Average UV index in December: 2

The months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 5).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, October, November and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in December
Philmont, NY

Average cloud cover in December - Philmont, NY
  • Average cloud cover in December: 52

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 56).
The months with the least cloud cover are July and August (Cloud cover 35).

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Average visibility in December
Philmont, NY

Average visibility in December - Philmont, NY
  • Average visibility in December: 6mi

The months with the highest visibility are January, April, November and December (6mi).
The months with the lowest visibility are February, March, May, June, July, August, September and October (5mi).

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