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

December weather forecast and climate
Highlands, NC

Flowers and green grass. Springtime in the rocky and mountainous region in the Appalachian Mountain scene in Highlands, North Carolina, rain clouds
Flowers and green grass. Springtime in the rocky and mountainous region in the Appalachian Mountain scene in Highlands, North Carolina, rain clouds
Diciembre, the first month of the winter, in Highlands, is also a frosty month, with average temperature fluctuating between 26.1°F (-3.3°C) and 44.1°F (6.7°C).

Temperature

In Highlands, the average high-temperature slightly decreases, from a cool 52°F (11.1°C) in Noviembre, to a chilly 44.1°F (6.7°C). In Diciembre, in Highlands, the average low-temperature is 26.1°F (-3.3°C).

Rainfall

Throughout Diciembre, in Highlands, North Carolina, 8.16" (207.3mm) of precipitation is accumulated. During the entire year, Highlands aggregates up to 84.75" (2152.6mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Enero through Mayo, Noviembre and Diciembre are months with snowfall. Throughout Diciembre, in Highlands, North Carolina, 2.2" (55.9mm) of snow is accumulated. Throughout the year, 12.9" (327.6mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

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

What is the temperature in Diciembre in Highlands?

In Highlands, in Diciembre, the average high-temperature is 44.1°F (6.7°C), and the average low-temperature is 26.1°F (-3.3°C).

How much does it rain in Highlands in Diciembre?

Throughout Diciembre, 8.16" (207.3mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

How much does it snow in Highlands in Diciembre?

In Highlands, North Carolina, in Diciembre, 2.2" (55.9mm) of snow is typically accumulated.

What is the month with the shortest days in Highlands?

The month with the shortest days in Highlands, North Carolina, is Diciembre, with an average of 9.8h of daylight.

How many hours of daylight does Highlands have in Diciembre?

In Highlands, the average length of the day in Diciembre is 9.8h.
Average temperature in December - Highlands, NC
  • Average high temperature in December: 44°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (78°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (42°F).

  • Average low temperature in December: 26°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (57°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (23°F).

Average rainfall in December - Highlands, NC
  • Average rainfall in December: 8.2"

Wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are November and December (8.2").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is October (6").

Average snowfall in December - Highlands, NC
  • Average snowfall in December: 2.2"

Months with the highest snowfall are January and February (3.6").
Months with the lowest snowfall are June, July, August, September and October (0").

Average daylight in December - Highlands, 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).