Charlottesville
Virginia, USA
Long-term weather forecast
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December weather forecast and climate
Charlottesville, VA

An aerial view of the beautiful sunrise from the horizon with warm rays over Charlottesville, Virginia, evergreen trees spreading evenly over the city
An aerial view of the beautiful sunrise from the horizon with warm rays over Charlottesville, Virginia, evergreen trees spreading evenly over the city
The first month of the winter, Diciembre, is still a chilly month in Charlottesville, Virginia, with average temperature ranging between max 47.8°F (8.8°C) and min 29.8°F (-1.2°C).

Temperature

In Diciembre, the average high-temperature decreases, from a moderate 59°F (15°C) in Noviembre, to a chilly 47.8°F (8.8°C). The average low-temperature, in Charlottesville, Virginia, is 29.8°F (-1.2°C).

Rainfall

In Charlottesville, in Diciembre, during 9.6 rainfall days, 3.31" (84.1mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Charlottesville, there are 123.5 rainfall days, and 47.6" (1209.1mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Charlottesville are Enero through Abril, Noviembre and Diciembre. In Diciembre, it is snowing for 1.5 days. Throughout Diciembre, 4.2" (106.7mm) of snow is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Charlottesville, there are 7 snowfall days, and 17.2" (436.8mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

Diciembre has the shortest days of the year in Charlottesville, with an average of 9.6h of daylight.

Sunshine

With an average of 4h of sunshine, Diciembre has the least sunshine of the year in Charlottesville.

UV index

Enero and Diciembre, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a low threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 2 interpret into the following advice:
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 Diciembre in Charlottesville?

In Diciembre, in Charlottesville, Virginia, the average high-temperature is 47.8°F (8.8°C), and the average low-temperature is 29.8°F (-1.2°C).

How many days does it rain in Diciembre in Charlottesville?

In Diciembre, the rain falls for 9.6 days. Throughout Diciembre, 3.31" (84.1mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

How much does it snow in Charlottesville in Diciembre?

In Charlottesville, Virginia, in Diciembre, snow falls for 1.5 days, with typically accumulated 4.2" (106.7mm) of snow.

What is the month with the shortest days in Charlottesville?

Diciembre has the shortest days of the year in Charlottesville, with an average of 9.6h of daylight.

How many hours of daylight does Charlottesville have in Diciembre?

In Charlottesville, the average length of the day in Diciembre is 9.6h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Charlottesville?

The month with the least sunshine is Diciembre, with an average of 4h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Charlottesville have in Diciembre?

The average sunshine in Diciembre in Charlottesville, Virginia, is 4h.

When is the lowest UV index in Charlottesville?

Enero and Diciembre, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index in Charlottesville, Virginia.

What is the UV index reading in Diciembre in Charlottesville?

The average daily maximum UV index in Diciembre in Charlottesville is 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in December - Charlottesville, VA
  • Average high temperature in December: 47.8°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (87.5°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (45.2°F).

  • Average low temperature in December: 29.9°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (66.9°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (26.6°F).

Average rainfall in December - Charlottesville, VA
  • Average rainfall in December: 3.3"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (5.3").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is January (3.1").

Average rainfall days in December - Charlottesville, VA
  • Average rainfall days in December: 9.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (12.6 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is October (8.3 days).

Average snowfall in December - Charlottesville, VA
  • Average snowfall in December: 4.2"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (5.7").
Months with the lowest snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

Average snowfall days in December - Charlottesville, VA
  • Average snowfall days in December: 1.5 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (2.2 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 - Charlottesville, VA
  • Average daylight in December: 9.6h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.8h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.6h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 4h

Months with most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 9h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 4h).

Average UV index in December - Charlottesville, VA
  • Average UV index in December: 2

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 9).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 2).