High Point
North Carolina, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

December weather forecast and climate
High Point, NC

December, the first month of the winter, in High Point, is also a fresh month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 50.5°F (10.3°C) and an average low of 36.3°F (2.4°C).

Temperature

In High Point, North Carolina, the average high-temperature slightly decreases, from a moderate 57.4°F (14.1°C) in November, to a fresh 50.5°F (10.3°C). In High Point, in December, the average low-temperature is 36.3°F (2.4°C).

Humidity

May and December, with an average relative humidity of 76%, are most humid months in High Point, North Carolina.

Rainfall

In High Point, during 9.9 rainfall days, 2.56" (65mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in High Point, there are 150.5 rainfall days, and 28.82" (732mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through March, November and December are months with snowfall. In December, it is snowing for 0.8 days. Throughout December, 1.61" (41mm) of snow is accumulated. Throughout the year, in High Point, there are 6.9 snowfall days, and 6.18" (157mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

With an average of 5.2h of sunshine, December has the least sunshine of the year in High Point.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index in High Point are January, February and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 2 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 solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for 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.

What is the temperature in December in High Point?

In High Point, North Carolina, in December, the average high-temperature is 50.5°F (10.3°C), and the average low-temperature is 36.3°F (2.4°C).

What are the most humid months in High Point?

Months with the highest humidity in High Point, North Carolina, are May and December, with an average relative humidity of 76%.

What is the average humidity in December in High Point?

In High Point, the average relative humidity in December is 76%.

How many days does it rain in December in High Point?

In High Point, in December, during 9.9 rainfall days, 2.56" (65mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How much does it snow in High Point in December?

In High Point, North Carolina, in December, snow falls for 0.8 days, with typically accumulated 1.61" (41mm) of snow.

What is the month with the shortest days in High Point?

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

How many hours of daylight does High Point have in December?

The average length of the day in December is 9.8h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in High Point?

December has the least sunshine of the year in High Point, North Carolina, with an average of 5.2h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in December in High Point?

In December, the average sunshine in High Point, North Carolina, is 5.2h.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in High Point?

Months with the lowest UV index in High Point are January, February and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2.

What is the UV index intensity in December in High Point?

The average daily maximum UV index in December is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal hazard to health from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in December - High Point, NC
  • Average high temperature in December: 50.5°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (90°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (46.2°F).

  • Average low temperature in December: 36.3°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (68.9°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (30.7°F).

Average humidity in December - High Point, NC
  • Average humidity in December: 76%

Months with the highest relative humidity are May and December (76%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (69%).

Average rainfall in December - High Point, NC
  • Average rainfall in December: 2.56"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (3.07").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is October (1.73").

Average rainfall days in December - High Point, NC
  • Average rainfall days in December: 9.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (16.8 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is November (8.4 days).

Average snowfall in December - High Point, NC
  • Average snowfall in December: 1.61"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (1.81").
Months with the lowest snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

Average snowfall days in December - High Point, NC
  • Average snowfall days in December: 0.8 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (2.6 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - High Point, 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).

  • Average sunshine in December: 5.2h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.5h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5.2h).

Average UV index in December - High Point, NC
  • Average UV index in December: 2

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February and December (UV index 2).