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

December weather forecast and climate
Murphy, NC

The first month of the winter, December, is also a fresh month in Murphy, North Carolina, with average temperature ranging between min 28°F (-2.2°C) and max 51.4°F (10.8°C).

Temperature

In December, the average high-temperature decreases, from an enjoyable 61.7°F (16.5°C) in November, to a cool 51.4°F (10.8°C). In December, the average low-temperature is 28°F (-2.2°C).

Rainfall

In Murphy, during December, the rain falls for 10.9 days and regularly aggregates up to 5.2" (133.1mm) of precipitation. In Murphy, during the entire year, the rain falls for 123.3 days and collects up to 57" (1447.5mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through March, November and December are months with snowfall in Murphy.

Daylight

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

What is the temperature in December in Murphy?

In Murphy, North Carolina, in December, the average high-temperature is 51.4°F (10.8°C), and the average low-temperature is 28°F (-2.2°C).

How much does it rain in Murphy in December?

In Murphy, in December, during 10.9 rainfall days, 5.2" (133.1mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How many days does it snow in December in Murphy?

In Murphy, North Carolina, in December, snow falls for 0.7 days, with typically accumulated 1.2" (30.5mm) of snow.

What is the month with the shortest days in Murphy?

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

How many hours of daylight does Murphy have in December?

In December, the average length of the day is 9.8h.
Average temperature in December - Murphy, NC
  • Average high temperature in December: 51.5°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (86.4°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (49.2°F).

  • Average low temperature in December: 28.1°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (63.5°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (25.8°F).

Average rainfall in December - Murphy, NC
  • Average rainfall in December: 5.2"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (5.5").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is October (3.2").

Average rainfall days in December - Murphy, NC
  • Average rainfall days in December: 10.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (12 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is October (7.6 days).

Average snowfall in December - Murphy, NC
  • Average snowfall in December: 1.2"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (2.2").
Months with the lowest snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

Average snowfall days in December - Murphy, NC
  • Average snowfall days in December: 0.7 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (0.9 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average daylight in December - Murphy, 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).