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

December weather forecast and climate
Hickory, NC

December, the first month of the winter, in Hickory, is also a fresh month, with average temperature varying between 51.3°F (10.7°C) and 31.6°F (-0.2°C).

Temperature

In Hickory, the average high-temperature drops, from a comfortable 61.2°F (16.2°C) in November, to a cool 51.3°F (10.7°C). In December, in Hickory, the average low-temperature is 31.6°F (-0.2°C).

Rainfall

In Hickory, North Carolina, during 8.9 rainfall days, 3.7" (95mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Hickory, there are 112.1 rainfall days, and 46" (1167.4mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Hickory are January through April and December.

Daylight

The month with the shortest days is December, with an average of 9.8h of daylight.

What is the temperature in December in Hickory?

In December, the average high-temperature is 51.3°F (10.7°C), and the average low-temperature is 31.6°F (-0.2°C).

How many days does it rain in December in Hickory?

In Hickory, in December, during 8.9 rainfall days, 3.7" (95mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When does it start to snow in Hickory?

December is the first month it typically snows in Hickory, North Carolina. Throughout December, in the average 0.2 snowfall days, it receives 0.3" (7.6mm) of snow.

What is the month with the shortest days in Hickory?

December has the shortest days of the year in Hickory, North Carolina, with an average of 9.8h of daylight.

How many hours of daylight does Hickory have in December?

In Hickory, the average length of the day in December is 9.8h.
Average temperature in December - Hickory, NC
  • Average high temperature in December: 51.2°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (87.8°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (49.3°F).

  • Average low temperature in December: 31.7°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (67.9°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (29.6°F).

Average rainfall in December - Hickory, NC
  • Average rainfall in December: 3.7"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (4.4").
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are October and November (3.5").

Average rainfall days in December - Hickory, NC
  • Average rainfall days in December: 8.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (11.6 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is October (7.4 days).

Average snowfall in December - Hickory, NC
  • Average snowfall in December: 0.3"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (3.7").
Months with the lowest snowfall are May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0").

Average snowfall days in December - Hickory, NC
  • Average snowfall days in December: 0.2 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (0.8 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0 days).

Average daylight in December - Hickory, NC
  • Average daylight in December: 9.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.6h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.8h).