December weather forecast and climate
Spring Lake, NC

The first month of the winter, December, is also a fresh month in Spring Lake, North Carolina, with average temperature varying between 54.3°F (12.4°C) and 39.6°F (4.2°C).

Temperature

In Spring Lake, the average high-temperature marginally drops, from a moderate 60.6°F (15.9°C) in November, to a cool 54.3°F (12.4°C). The average low-temperature, in December, is 39.6°F (4.2°C).

Humidity

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

Rainfall

In Spring Lake, North Carolina, during December, the rain falls for 12.1 days and regularly aggregates up to 3.11" (79mm) of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Spring Lake, there are 165.9 rainfall days, and 33.58" (853mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through March, November and December are months with snowfall. In Spring Lake, North Carolina, snow falls for 0.2 days, with typically accumulated 0.28" (7mm) of snow. Throughout the year, there are 3.6 snowfall days, and 2.32" (59mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

Months with the least sunshine in Spring Lake are January and December, with an average of 5.5h of sunshine.

UV index

In December, the average daily maximum UV index in Spring Lake, North Carolina, is 3. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health risk from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: In December, the average maximum UV index of 3 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against the skin and eye damage is obliged. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in December in Spring Lake?

In Spring Lake, in December, the average high-temperature is 54.3°F (12.4°C), and the average low-temperature is 39.6°F (4.2°C).

What are the most humid months in Spring Lake?

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

What is the average humidity in December in Spring Lake?

In Spring Lake, North Carolina, the average relative humidity in December is 76%.

How much does it rain in Spring Lake in December?

In Spring Lake, in December, during 12.1 rainfall days, 3.11" (79mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How much does it snow in Spring Lake in December?

In December, in Spring Lake, it is snowing for 0.2 days. Throughout December, 0.28" (7mm) of snow is accumulated.

What is the month with the shortest days in Spring Lake?

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

What is the average length of the day in December in Spring Lake?

In December, the average length of the day is 9.8h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Spring Lake?

January and December, with an average of 5.5h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in December in Spring Lake?

In December, the average sunshine in Spring Lake is 5.5h.

How high is the UV index in December in Spring Lake?

In December, the average daily maximum UV index in Spring Lake is 3. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium hazard to health from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in December - Spring Lake, NC
  • Average high temperature in December: 54.3°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (90°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (50°F).

  • Average low temperature in December: 39.6°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (72°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (34.3°F).

Average pressure in December - Spring Lake, NC
  • Average pressure in December: 30.14"

Months with the highest atmospheric pressure are January, November and December (30.14").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.96").

Average wind speed in December - Spring Lake, NC
  • Average wind speed in December: 6.7mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (8.3mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (5.5mph).

Average humidity in December - Spring Lake, NC
  • Average humidity in December: 76%

Months with the highest relative humidity are May, September and December (76%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is November (72%).

Average rainfall in December - Spring Lake, NC
  • Average rainfall in December: 3.11"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (3.58").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (2.09").

Average rainfall days in December - Spring Lake, NC
  • Average rainfall days in December: 12.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (18.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (9.2 days).

Average snowfall in December - Spring Lake, NC
  • Average snowfall in December: 0.28"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (1.02").
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

Average snowfall days in December - Spring Lake, NC
  • Average snowfall days in December: 0.2 days

Months with the highest number of snowfall days are January and February (1.3 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Spring Lake, 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: 5.5h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.7h).
Months with the least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 5.5).

Average sunshine days in December - Spring Lake, NC
  • Average sunshine days in December: 17.8 days

Months with the most sunshine days are October and November (19.6 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (10.3 days).

Average UV index in December - Spring Lake, NC
  • Average UV index in December: 3

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 7).
The month with the lowest UV index is January (UV index 2).

Average cloud cover in December - Spring Lake, 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 31).

Average visibility in December - Spring Lake, 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).