December weather forecast and climate
Locust, NC

Weather in December

December, the first month of the winter, in Locust, is also a fresh month, with average temperature ranging between min 38.1°F (3.4°C) and max 52.7°F (11.5°C).

Temperature

In December, the average high-temperature marginally drops, from a moderate 59°F (15°C) in November, to a fresh 52.7°F (11.5°C). In December, the average low-temperature is 38.1°F (3.4°C).

Humidity

Months with the highest humidity are May and December, with an average relative humidity of 76%.

Rainfall

In December, the rain falls for 11.1 days. Throughout December, 2.91" (74mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In Locust, during the entire year, the rain falls for 160.4 days and collects up to 30.75" (781mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through March and December. December is the first month it typically snows. Throughout December, in the average 0.5 snowfall days, it receives 1.14" (29mm) of snow. Throughout the year, there are 5.1 snowfall days, and 4.65" (118mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The month with the least sunshine in Locust is December, with an average of 5.4h of sunshine.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in December is 3. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 3 transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions - Protection against the skin and eye damage is obliged. 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.
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FAQ

What are the most humid months in Locust?

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

What is the average humidity in December in Locust?

The average relative humidity in December in Locust, North Carolina, is 76%.

How many days does it rain in December in Locust?

In Locust, during December, the rain falls for 11.1 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.91" (74mm) of precipitation.

When does it start snowing in Locust?

December is the first month it typically snows in Locust, North Carolina. Throughout December, in the average 0.5 snowfall days, it receives 1.14" (29mm) of snow.

What is the month with the shortest days in Locust?

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

How many hours of daylight does Locust have in December?

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

What is the month with the least sunshine in Locust?

December has the least sunshine of the year in Locust, with an average of 5.4h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in December in Locust?

In Locust, the average sunshine in December is 5.4h.

What is the UV index intensity in December in Locust?

In December, the average daily maximum UV index in Locust is 3. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in December
Locust, NC

Average temperature in December - Locust, NC
  • Average high temperature in December: 52.7°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (90.1°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (48.4°F).

  • Average low temperature in December: 38.1°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (70.2°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (33.1°F).

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Average pressure in December
Locust, NC

Average pressure in December - Locust, NC
  • Average pressure in December: 30.14"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.15").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.97").

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Average wind speed in December
Locust, NC

Average wind speed in December - Locust, NC
  • Average wind speed in December: 6.3mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (7.6mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (4.5mph).

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Average humidity in December
Locust, NC

Average humidity in December - Locust, NC
  • Average humidity in December: 76%

Months with the highest relative humidity are May and December (76%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are June and July (71%).

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Average rainfall in December
Locust, NC

Average rainfall in December - Locust, NC
  • Average rainfall in December: 2.91"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (3.15").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is October (1.97").

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Average rainfall days in December
Locust, NC

Average rainfall days in December - Locust, NC
  • Average rainfall days in December: 11.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (17.9 days).
Months with the least rainy days are October and November (9.5 days).

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Average snowfall in December
Locust, NC

Average snowfall in December - Locust, NC
  • Average snowfall in December: 1.14"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (1.57").
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0").

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Average snowfall days in December
Locust, NC

Average snowfall days in December - Locust, NC
  • Average snowfall days in December: 0.5 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (2 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

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Average daylight in December /
Average sunshine in December
Locust, NC

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Locust, 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: 5.4h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.9h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5.4h).

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Average sunshine days in December
Locust, NC

Average sunshine days in December - Locust, NC
  • Average sunshine days in December: 18.1 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (20.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (11.6 days).

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Average UV index in December
Locust, NC

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

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

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Average cloud cover in December
Locust, NC

Average cloud cover in December - Locust, NC
  • Average cloud cover in December: 41

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

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Average visibility in December
Locust, NC

Average visibility in December - Locust, NC
  • Average visibility in December: 6mi

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

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