Cherokee
North Carolina, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

December weather forecast and climate
Cherokee, NC

The first month of the winter, Diciembre, is still a chilly month in Cherokee, North Carolina, with average temperature ranging between min 26.6°F (-3°C) and max 48.2°F (9°C).

Temperature

In Diciembre, the average high-temperature decreases, from a mild 57.2°F (14°C) in Noviembre, to a frosty 48.2°F (9°C). In Cherokee, the average low-temperature is 26.6°F (-3°C).

Rainfall

In Cherokee, North Carolina, during Diciembre, the rain falls for 11 days and regularly aggregates up to 5.43" (138mm) of precipitation. In Cherokee, during the entire year, the rain falls for 135 days and collects up to 60.87" (1546mm) of precipitation.

Daylight

Diciembre has the shortest days of the year, with an average of 9.8h of daylight.

Sunshine

Enero, Noviembre and Diciembre, with an average of 5h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine in Cherokee.

UV index

Enero, Noviembre and Diciembre, with an average maximum UV index of 3, are months with the lowest UV index. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 3 in Diciembre transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions - Protection against the skin and eye damage is obliged. 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 temperature in Diciembre in Cherokee?

In Cherokee, North Carolina, in Diciembre, the average high-temperature is 48.2°F (9°C), and the average low-temperature is 26.6°F (-3°C).

How much does it rain in Cherokee in Diciembre?

In Diciembre, in Cherokee, the rain falls for 11 days. Throughout Diciembre, 5.43" (138mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the month with the shortest days in Cherokee?

With an average of 9.8h of daylight, Diciembre has the shortest days of the year.

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

The average length of the day in Diciembre in Cherokee, North Carolina, is 9.8h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Cherokee?

Enero, Noviembre and Diciembre, with an average of 5h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Cherokee have in Diciembre?

In Cherokee, North Carolina, the average sunshine in Diciembre is 5h.

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

Months with the lowest UV index in Cherokee are Enero, Noviembre and Diciembre, with an average maximum UV index of 3.

What is the UV index intensity in Diciembre in Cherokee?

In Diciembre, the average daily maximum UV index in Cherokee is 3. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in December - Cherokee, NC
  • Average high temperature in December: 48°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (82°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (45°F).

  • Average low temperature in December: 27°F

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (59°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (23°F).

Average rainfall in December - Cherokee, NC
  • Average rainfall in December: 5.4"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is March (6.4").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is October (3.9").

Average rainfall days in December - Cherokee, NC
  • Average rainfall days in December: 11 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are March and July (13 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is October (9 days).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Cherokee, NC
  • Average daylight in December: 9.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.5h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.8h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 5h

Months with most sunshine are May and June (Average sunshine: 9h).
Months with least sunshine are January, November and December (Average sunshine: 5).

Average UV index in December - Cherokee, NC
  • Average UV index in December: 3

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 10).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 3).