Medford
Oregon, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

December weather forecast and climate
Medford, OR

The calm city of Medford in Oregon, from above, with a clear view of the clear roads and the colorful trees with the fall foliage beauty
The calm city of Medford in Oregon, from above, with a clear view of the clear roads and the colorful trees with the fall foliage beauty
The first month of the winter, December, is also a frosty month in Medford, Oregon, with average temperature ranging between max 45.9°F (7.7°C) and min 32.7°F (0.4°C).

Temperature

With an average high-temperature of 45.9°F (7.7°C) and an average low-temperature of 32.7°F (0.4°C), December is the coldest month.

Rainfall

The month with the most rainfall is December when the rain falls for 14.4 days and typically aggregates up to 3.5" (88.6mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through March, November and December are months with snowfall. In Medford, snow falls for 1.4 days, with typically accumulated 1.1" (27.9mm) of snow. Throughout the year, there are 4.6 snowfall days, and 3.6" (91.4mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

December has the shortest days of the year, with an average of 9.1h of daylight.

Sunshine

January, November and December, with an average of 3h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine in Medford.

UV index

The month with the lowest UV index in Medford is December, with an average maximum UV index of 1. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: In December, the average maximum UV index of 1 translate into the following recommendations:
For the majority, extended sun exposure is not of great concern. Infants and people with sensitive skin must always be protected. 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 coldest month in Medford?

December is the coldest month in Medford, with an average high-temperature of 45.9°F (7.7°C) and an average low-temperature of 32.7°F (0.4°C).

What is the temperature in December in Medford?

In December, in Medford, Oregon, the average high-temperature is 45.9°F (7.7°C), and the average low-temperature is 32.7°F (0.4°C).

How many days does it rain in December in Medford?

In Medford, in December, it is raining for 14.4 days, with typically 3.5" (88.6mm) of accumulated precipitation.

What is the rainiest month in Medford?

The month with the most rainfall in Medford, Oregon, is December when the rain falls for 14.4 days and typically aggregates up to 3.5" (88.6mm) of precipitation.

How much does it snow in Medford in December?

In Medford, in December, during 1.4 snowfall days, 1.1" (27.9mm) of snow is typically accumulated.

What is the month with the shortest days in Medford?

December has the shortest days of the year in Medford, Oregon, with an average of 9.1h of daylight.

What is the average length of the day in December in Medford?

The average length of the day in December in Medford is 9.1h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Medford?

January, November and December, with an average of 3h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine in Medford, Oregon.

How many hours of sunshine does Medford have in December?

In December, the average sunshine in Medford is 3h.

When is the lowest UV index in Medford?

December is the month with the lowest UV index, with an average maximum UV index of 1.

What is the UV index intensity in December in Medford?

In December, the average daily maximum UV index in Medford is 1. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in December - Medford, OR
  • Average high temperature in December: 45.9°F

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (90.7°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (45.9°F).

  • Average low temperature in December: 32.7°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (57.4°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is December (32.7°F).

Average rainfall in December - Medford, OR
  • Average rainfall in December: 3.5"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (3.5").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (0.3").

Average rainfall days in December - Medford, OR
  • Average rainfall days in December: 14.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (14.4 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is August (1.9 days).

Average snowfall in December - Medford, OR
  • Average snowfall in December: 1.1"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (1.3").
Months with the lowest snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

Average snowfall days in December - Medford, OR
  • Average snowfall days in December: 1.4 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (1.4 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Medford, OR
  • Average daylight in December: 9.1h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.2h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.1h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 3h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 13h).
Months with least sunshine are January, November and December (Average sunshine: 3).

Average UV index in December - Medford, OR
  • 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).