Devils Lake
North Dakota, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

December weather forecast and climate
Devils Lake, ND

The first month of the winter, December, is still a freezing cold month in Devils Lake, North Dakota, with average temperature varying between 19.4°F (-7°C) and 3.6°F (-15.8°C).

Temperature

In Devils Lake, North Dakota, the average high-temperature decreases, from a wintry 33.1°F (0.6°C) in November, to a subzero cold 19.4°F (-7°C). The average low-temperature, in Devils Lake, is 3.6°F (-15.8°C).

Rainfall

In Devils Lake, during December, the rain falls for 7.4 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.6" (14.5mm) of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Devils Lake, North Dakota, there are 99.9 rainfall days, and 18.9" (480.9mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through May, October through December are months with snowfall. The month with the most snowfall in Devils Lake, North Dakota, is December when snow falls for 4.8 days and typically aggregates up to 7.2" (182.9mm) of snow.

Daylight

The month with the shortest days in Devils Lake is December, with an average of 8.4h of daylight.

Sunshine

December has the least sunshine of the year in Devils Lake, with an average of 3h of sunshine.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index in Devils Lake are January, February, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 1. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
The daily maximum UV index of 1 interpret into the following advice:
Most people can stay in the Sun for up to 1 hour without burning, apart from children that always must be protected from sun exposure. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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.

What is the temperature in December in Devils Lake?

In Devils Lake, North Dakota, in December, the average high-temperature is 19.4°F (-7°C), and the average low-temperature is 3.6°F (-15.8°C).

How much does it rain in Devils Lake in December?

In Devils Lake, North Dakota, in December, during 7.4 rainfall days, 0.6" (14.5mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How much does it snow in Devils Lake in December?

In Devils Lake, in December, during 4.8 snowfall days, 7.2" (182.9mm) of snow is typically accumulated.

When does it snow the most in Devils Lake?

December is the month with the most snowfall in Devils Lake, North Dakota. Snow falls for 4.8 days and accumulates 7.2" (182.9mm) of snow.

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

The month with the shortest days in Devils Lake is December, with an average of 8.4h of daylight.

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

In December, the average length of the day in Devils Lake, North Dakota, is 8.4h.

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

December has the least sunshine of the year, with an average of 3h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Devils Lake have in December?

In Devils Lake, North Dakota, the average sunshine in December is 3h.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Devils Lake?

January, February, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 1, are months with the lowest UV index in Devils Lake.

What is the UV index reading in December in Devils Lake?

In December, the average daily maximum UV index is 1. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal hazard to health from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in December - Devils Lake, ND
  • Average high temperature in December: 19.4°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (80.1°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (14.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in December: 3.6°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (58.6°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-2.5°F).

Average rainfall in December - Devils Lake, ND
  • Average rainfall in December: 0.6"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (3.8").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (0.5").

Average rainfall days in December - Devils Lake, ND
  • Average rainfall days in December: 7.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is June (12.1 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is February (6.7 days).

Average snowfall in December - Devils Lake, ND
  • Average snowfall in December: 7.2"

The month with the highest snowfall is December (7.2").
Months with the lowest snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in December - Devils Lake, ND
  • Average snowfall days in December: 4.8 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (6.2 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are June, July and August (0 days).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Devils Lake, ND
  • Average daylight in December: 8.4h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 16h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.4h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 3h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 11h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 3h).

Average UV index in December - Devils Lake, ND
  • Average UV index in December: 1

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 8).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 1).