December weather forecast and climate
Wrightsville Beach, NC

Weather in December

The first month of the winter, December, is also a moderate month in Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina, with temperature in the range of an average low of 47.3°F (8.5°C) and an average high of 58.5°F (14.7°C).

Temperature

In Wrightsville Beach, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in November - a moderate 58.5°F (14.7°C). In Wrightsville Beach, the average low-temperature is 47.3°F (8.5°C).

Humidity

Months with the highest humidity are August and December, with an average relative humidity of 77%.

Rainfall

In December, in Wrightsville Beach, the rain falls for 9.6 days. Throughout December, 1.81" (46mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In Wrightsville Beach, during the entire year, the rain falls for 150.4 days and collects up to 20.79" (528mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina, are January, February and December. Months with the most snowfall are January, February and December, with an average 0.04" (1mm) of accumulated snow.

Daylight

With an average of 9.9h of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year in Wrightsville Beach.

Sunshine

With an average of 5.6h of sunshine, December has the least sunshine of the year.

UV index

In December, the average daily maximum UV index in Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina, is 4. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 4 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions. Light skin individuals may get burned in less than 30 minutes. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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. 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 most humid month in Wrightsville Beach?

Months with the highest humidity in Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina, are August and December, with an average relative humidity of 77%.

What is the average humidity in December in Wrightsville Beach?

The average relative humidity in December is 77%.

How many days does it rain in December in Wrightsville Beach?

In December, in Wrightsville Beach, the rain falls for 9.6 days. Throughout December, 1.81" (46mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

When does it snow the most in Wrightsville Beach?

Months with the most snowfall are January, February and December, with an average 0.04" (1mm) of accumulated snow.

When does it start snowing in Wrightsville Beach?

December is the first month it typically snows in Wrightsville Beach. Throughout December, in the average 0.1 snowfall days, it receives 0.04" (1mm) of snow.

What is the month with the shortest days in Wrightsville Beach?

With an average of 9.9h of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year in Wrightsville Beach.

What is the average length of the day in December in Wrightsville Beach?

In December, the average length of the day is 9.9h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Wrightsville Beach?

December has the least sunshine of the year in Wrightsville Beach, with an average of 5.6h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Wrightsville Beach have in December?

In Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina, the average sunshine in December is 5.6h.

How high is the UV index in December in Wrightsville Beach?

In December, the average daily maximum UV index is 4. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in December
Wrightsville Beach, NC

Average temperature in December - Wrightsville Beach, NC
  • Average high temperature in December: 58.5°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (86.5°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (54.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in December: 47.3°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (77°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (42.4°F).

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Average pressure in December
Wrightsville Beach, NC

Average pressure in December - Wrightsville Beach, NC
  • Average pressure in December: 30.12"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.13").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.97").

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Average wind speed in December
Wrightsville Beach, NC

Average wind speed in December - Wrightsville Beach, NC
  • Average wind speed in December: 10.1mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (10.9mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (8.2mph).

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Average humidity in December
Wrightsville Beach, NC

Average humidity in December - Wrightsville Beach, NC
  • Average humidity in December: 77%

Months with the highest relative humidity are August and December (77%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are January and March (73%).

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Average rainfall in December
Wrightsville Beach, NC

Average rainfall in December - Wrightsville Beach, NC
  • Average rainfall in December: 1.81"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is September (2.91").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (0.79").

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Average rainfall days in December
Wrightsville Beach, NC

Average rainfall days in December - Wrightsville Beach, NC
  • Average rainfall days in December: 9.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (19.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (8.2 days).

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Average snowfall in December
Wrightsville Beach, NC

Average snowfall in December - Wrightsville Beach, NC
  • Average snowfall in December: 0.04"

Months with the highest snowfall are January, February and December (0.04").
Months with the least snowfall are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0").

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Average snowfall days in December
Wrightsville Beach, NC

Average snowfall days in December - Wrightsville Beach, NC
  • Average snowfall days in December: 0.1 days

Months with the highest number of snowfall days are January and February (0.3 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0 days).

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Average daylight in December /
Average sunshine in December
Wrightsville Beach, NC

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Wrightsville Beach, NC
  • Average daylight in December: 9.9h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.4h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.9h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 5.6h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 11h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5.6h).

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Average sunshine days in December
Wrightsville Beach, NC

Average sunshine days in December - Wrightsville Beach, NC
  • Average sunshine days in December: 19.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (20.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (8.2 days).

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Average UV index in December
Wrightsville Beach, NC

Average UV index in December - Wrightsville Beach, NC
  • Average UV index in December: 4

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 7).
The month with the lowest UV index is January (UV index 3).

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Average cloud cover in December
Wrightsville Beach, NC

Average cloud cover in December - Wrightsville Beach, NC
  • Average cloud cover in December: 39

Months with the most cloud cover are February and December (Cloud cover 39).
Months with the least cloud cover are June and July (Cloud cover 26).

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Average visibility in December
Wrightsville Beach, NC

Average visibility in December - Wrightsville Beach, 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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