December weather forecast
Bryce Canyon National Park, UT

A beautiful panorama of the natural landscape of Bryce Canyon National Park in Utah
A beautiful panorama of the natural landscape of Bryce Canyon National Park in Utah

Weather in December

December, the first month of the winter in Bryce Canyon National Park, is also a wintry month, with an average temperature fluctuating between 36.3°F (2.4°C) and 15.4°F (-9.2°C).

Temperature

The coldest month is December, with an average high-temperature of 36.3°F (2.4°C) and an average low-temperature of 15.4°F (-9.2°C).

Rainfall

In Bryce Canyon National Park, Utah, during 5.6 rainfall days, 1.22" (31mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 75.6 rainfall days, and 16.69" (424mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through June, September through December are months with snowfall. In Bryce Canyon National Park, during 5.4 snowfall days, 14.69" (373mm) of snow is typically accumulated. In Bryce Canyon National Park, during the entire year, snow falls for 32 days and aggregates up to 89.61" (2276mm) of snow.

Daylight

With an average of 9h and 37min of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year.
On the first day of December, sunrise is at 7:24 am and sunset at 5:10 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 7:43 am and sunset at 5:20 pm MST.

Sunshine

The month with the least sunshine is December, with an average of 6h of sunshine.

UV index

The months with the lowest UV index in Bryce Canyon National Park are January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health risk from unprotected exposure to Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 2 in December transform into the following instructions:
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 solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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.
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FAQ

What is the coldest month in Bryce Canyon National Park?

December is the coldest month in Bryce Canyon National Park, with an average high-temperature of 36.3°F (2.4°C) and an average low-temperature of 15.4°F (-9.2°C).

What is the temperature in December in Bryce Canyon National Park?

In Bryce Canyon National Park, Utah, in December, the average high-temperature is 36.3°F (2.4°C), and the average low-temperature is 15.4°F (-9.2°C).

How many days does it rain in December in Bryce Canyon National Park?

In December, in Bryce Canyon National Park, Utah, the rain falls for 5.6 days. Throughout December, 1.22" (31mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

How much does it snow in Bryce Canyon National Park in December?

In Bryce Canyon National Park, in December, during 5.4 snowfall days, 14.69" (373mm) of snow is typically accumulated.

What is the month with the shortest days in Bryce Canyon National Park?

With an average of 9h and 37min of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year.

What is the average length of the day in December in Bryce Canyon National Park?

In December, the average day length in Bryce Canyon National Park, Utah, is 9h and 37min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in December in Bryce Canyon National Park?

In December, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 7:24 am and sunset at 5:10 pm. On the last day of the month, in Bryce Canyon National Park, Utah, sunrise is at 7:43 am and sunset at 5:20 pm MST.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Bryce Canyon National Park?

The month with the least sunshine in Bryce Canyon National Park is December, with an average of 6h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in December in Bryce Canyon National Park?

In December, the average sunshine duration in Bryce Canyon National Park, Utah, is 6h.

When is the lowest UV index in Bryce Canyon National Park?

January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index.

What is the UV index reading in December in Bryce Canyon National Park?

The average daily maximum UV index in December in Bryce Canyon National Park, Utah, is 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal hazard to health from unprotected exposure to UV radiation.
Average rainfall days
Average snowfall days
Average sunshine
Average UV index

Average temperature in December
Bryce Canyon National Park, UT

Average temperature in December - Bryce Canyon National Park, UT
  • Average high temperature in December: 36.4°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (80.2°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (36.4°F).

  • Average low temperature in December: 15.4°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (52.6°F).
The coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and December (15.4°F).

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Average rainfall in December
Bryce Canyon National Park, UT

Average rainfall in December - Bryce Canyon National Park, UT
  • Average rainfall in December: 1.2"

The wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are August and October (2").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is June (0.6").

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Average rainfall days in December
Bryce Canyon National Park, UT

Average rainfall days in December - Bryce Canyon National Park, UT
  • Average rainfall days in December: 5.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (9.9 days).
The month with the least rainy days is June (4.1 days).

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Average snowfall in December
Bryce Canyon National Park, UT

Average snowfall in December - Bryce Canyon National Park, UT
  • Average snowfall in December: 14.7"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (19.7").
The months with the least snowfall are July and August (0").

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Average snowfall days in December
Bryce Canyon National Park, UT

Average snowfall days in December - Bryce Canyon National Park, UT
  • Average snowfall days in December: 5.4 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (6.2 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are July and August (0 days).

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Average daylight in December /
Average sunshine in December
Bryce Canyon National Park, UT

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Bryce Canyon National Park, UT
  • Average daylight in December: 9h and 37min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 43min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 37min).

  • Average sunshine in December: 6h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 12h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6h).

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Average UV index in December
Bryce Canyon National Park, UT

Average UV index in December - Bryce Canyon National Park, UT
  • Average UV index in December: 2

The months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 11).
The months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 2).

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