Canton
Ohio, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

December weather forecast and climate
Canton, OH

A dusk view of a part of the large city of Canton in Ohio, with a view of the clear blue sky above, several neon street lights
A dusk view of a part of the large city of Canton in Ohio, with a view of the clear blue sky above, several neon street lights
The first month of the winter, December, is still a cold month in Canton, Ohio, with average temperature ranging between min 24.1°F (-4.4°C) and max 37.4°F (3°C).

Temperature

In December, the average high-temperature drops, from a chilly 49.6°F (9.8°C) in November, to a cold 37.4°F (3°C). The average low-temperature, in Canton, is 24.1°F (-4.4°C).

Rainfall

In Canton, it is raining for 16.2 days, with typically 2.8" (71.9mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Canton, there are 157.6 rainfall days, and 39.6" (1004.8mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through May, October through December are months with snowfall.

Daylight

December has the shortest days of the year in Canton, with an average of 9.3h of daylight.

Sunshine

December has the least sunshine of the year in Canton, with an average of 2h of sunshine.

UV index

The month with the lowest UV index is December, with an average maximum UV index of 1. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low health risk from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
In December, the average maximum UV index of 1 translate into the following recommendations:
People with sensitive skin, children, and babies should always be protected from prolonged sun exposure. 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.

What is the temperature in December in Canton?

In December, in Canton, the average high-temperature is 37.4°F (3°C), and the average low-temperature is 24.1°F (-4.4°C).

How much does it rain in Canton in December?

In December, in Canton, Ohio, the rain falls for 16.2 days. Throughout December, 2.8" (71.9mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

How much does it snow in Canton in December?

In Canton, in December, during 10.3 snowfall days, 10.2" (259.1mm) of snow is typically accumulated.

What is the month with the shortest days in Canton?

December has the shortest days of the year in Canton, with an average of 9.3h of daylight.

How many hours of daylight does Canton have in December?

In December, the average length of the day in Canton, Ohio, is 9.3h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Canton?

The month with the least sunshine in Canton, Ohio, is December, with an average of 2h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Canton have in December?

In December, the average sunshine in Canton is 2h.

When is the lowest UV index in Canton?

The month with the lowest UV index in Canton, Ohio, is December, with an average maximum UV index of 1.

What is the UV index intensity in December in Canton?

The average daily maximum UV index in December in Canton, Ohio, is 1. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health threat from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in December - Canton, OH
  • Average high temperature in December: 37.4°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (82.5°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (33.6°F).

  • Average low temperature in December: 24°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (62°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (19.3°F).

Average rainfall in December - Canton, OH
  • Average rainfall in December: 2.8"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (4.3").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (2.3").

Average rainfall days in December - Canton, OH
  • Average rainfall days in December: 16.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (17.1 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is August (9.6 days).

Average snowfall in December - Canton, OH
  • Average snowfall in December: 10.2"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (12.6").
Months with the lowest snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in December - Canton, OH
  • Average snowfall days in December: 10.3 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (13.1 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Canton, OH
  • Average daylight in December: 9.3h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.1h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.3h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 2h

Months with most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 8h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 2h).

Average UV index in December - Canton, OH
  • Average UV index in December: 1

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 9).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 1).