December weather forecast and climate
Horse Shoe, NC

Weather in December

December, the first month of the winter, in Horse Shoe, is also a frosty month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 34.5°F (1.4°C) and an average high of 49.3°F (9.6°C).

Temperature

In Horse Shoe, the average high-temperature in December marginally drops, from a mild 56.1°F (13.4°C) in November, to a chilly 49.3°F (9.6°C). The average low-temperature, in December, is 34.5°F (1.4°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Horse Shoe, North Carolina, is 77%.

Rainfall

The month with the most rainfall in Horse Shoe, North Carolina, is December when the rain falls for 12.3 days and typically aggregates up to 4.13" (105mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Horse Shoe are January through April, November and December. December is the month with the most snowfall in Horse Shoe. Snow falls for 1.9 days and accumulates 4.49" (114mm) of snow.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The month with the least sunshine in Horse Shoe is December, with an average of 5.6h of sunshine.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index in Horse Shoe are January, February and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health hazard from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 2 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. 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. 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 Horse Shoe?

In December, the average high-temperature is 49.3°F (9.6°C), and the average low-temperature is 34.5°F (1.4°C).

What is the average humidity in December in Horse Shoe?

In December, the average relative humidity in Horse Shoe, North Carolina, is 77%.

How much does it rain in Horse Shoe in December?

In Horse Shoe, North Carolina, in December, during 12.3 rainfall days, 4.13" (105mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the rainiest month in Horse Shoe?

December is the month with the most rainfall in Horse Shoe, North Carolina. Rain falls for 12.3 days and accumulates 4.13" (105mm) of precipitation.

How many days does it snow in December in Horse Shoe?

In Horse Shoe, in December, snow falls for 1.9 days, with typically accumulated 4.49" (114mm) of snow.

What is the snowiest month in Horse Shoe?

The month with the most snowfall in Horse Shoe is December when snow falls for 1.9 days and typically aggregates up to 4.49" (114mm) of snow.

What is the month with the shortest days in Horse Shoe?

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

What is the average length of the day in December in Horse Shoe?

The average length of the day in December in Horse Shoe, North Carolina, is 9.8h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Horse Shoe?

The month with the least sunshine in Horse Shoe, North Carolina, is December, with an average of 5.6h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in December in Horse Shoe?

The average sunshine in December is 5.6h.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Horse Shoe?

January, February and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index in Horse Shoe.

What is the UV index intensity in December in Horse Shoe?

The average daily maximum UV index in December in Horse Shoe, North Carolina, is 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a low health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in December
Horse Shoe, NC

Average temperature in December - Horse Shoe, NC
  • Average high temperature in December: 49.3°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (84.6°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (44.8°F).

  • Average low temperature in December: 34.5°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (63°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (29.1°F).

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Average pressure in December
Horse Shoe, NC

Average pressure in December - Horse Shoe, NC
  • Average pressure in December: 30.14"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.16").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.99").

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Average wind speed in December
Horse Shoe, NC

Average wind speed in December - Horse Shoe, NC
  • Average wind speed in December: 5.4mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are February and April (6.2mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (3.5mph).

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Average humidity in December
Horse Shoe, NC

Average humidity in December - Horse Shoe, NC
  • Average humidity in December: 77%

The month with the highest relative humidity is May (78%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is November (73%).

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Average rainfall in December
Horse Shoe, NC

Average rainfall in December - Horse Shoe, NC
  • Average rainfall in December: 4.13"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (4.13").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.81").

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Average rainfall days in December
Horse Shoe, NC

Average rainfall days in December - Horse Shoe, NC
  • Average rainfall days in December: 12.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (20.9 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (9.4 days).

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Average snowfall in December
Horse Shoe, NC

Average snowfall in December - Horse Shoe, NC
  • Average snowfall in December: 4.49"

The month with the highest snowfall is December (4.49").
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

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Average snowfall days in December
Horse Shoe, NC

Average snowfall days in December - Horse Shoe, NC
  • Average snowfall days in December: 1.9 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (4.8 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

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Average daylight in December /
Average sunshine in December
Horse Shoe, NC

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

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

  • Average sunshine in December: 5.6h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10.8h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5.6h).

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Average sunshine days in December
Horse Shoe, NC

Average sunshine days in December - Horse Shoe, NC
  • Average sunshine days in December: 16.6 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (19.1 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (7.8 days).

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Average UV index in December
Horse Shoe, NC

Average UV index in December - Horse Shoe, 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).

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Average cloud cover in December
Horse Shoe, NC

Average cloud cover in December - Horse Shoe, NC
  • Average cloud cover in December: 41

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 42).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 29).

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Average visibility in December
Horse Shoe, NC

Average visibility in December - Horse Shoe, NC
  • Average visibility in December: 5mi

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

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