Gloucester Point
Virginia, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

December weather forecast and climate
Gloucester Point, VA

The first month of the winter, December, is also a fresh month in Gloucester Point, Virginia, with temperature in the range of an average low of 38.3°F (3.5°C) and an average high of 50.2°F (10.1°C).

Temperature

In Gloucester Point, the average high-temperature slightly decreases, from a moderate 57.4°F (14.1°C) in November, to a fresh 50.2°F (10.1°C). The average low-temperature, in Gloucester Point, is 38.3°F (3.5°C).

Humidity

With an average relative humidity of 78%, December is the most humid month in Gloucester Point.

Rainfall

In Gloucester Point, in December, during 12.2 rainfall days, 2.6" (66mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Gloucester Point, during the entire year, the rain falls for 165.3 days and collects up to 34.25" (870mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through March, November and December. In Gloucester Point, snow falls for 1.1 days, with typically accumulated 0.51" (13mm) of snow. Throughout the year, in Gloucester Point, there are 8.3 snowfall days, and 4.13" (105mm) of snow is accumulated.

Ocean temperature

In Gloucester Point, Virginia, the average seawater temperature in December is 51.6°F (10.9°C).
Note: Swimming in 51.6°F (10.9°C) is considered life-threatening. Even a few minutes in 55.4°F (13°C) water is uncomfortable, and swimming below 50°F (10°C) may cause total loss of breathing control and cold shock, depending on a person's physique.

Daylight

December has the shortest days of the year, with an average of 9.6h of daylight.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Gloucester Point is 5.4h.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index are January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 2 in December interpret into the following advice:
People with sensitive skin, children, and babies should always be protected from prolonged 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. 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in December in Gloucester Point?

In December, the average high-temperature is 50.2°F (10.1°C), and the average low-temperature is 38.3°F (3.5°C).

What is the most humid month in Gloucester Point?

With an average relative humidity of 78%, December is the most humid month in Gloucester Point.

What is the average humidity in December in Gloucester Point?

In December, the average relative humidity in Gloucester Point is 78%.

How many days does it rain in December in Gloucester Point?

In Gloucester Point, in December, it is raining for 12.2 days, with typically 2.6" (66mm) of accumulated precipitation.

How much does it snow in Gloucester Point in December?

In Gloucester Point, during December, snow falls for 1.1 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.51" (13mm) of snow.

What is the ocean temperature in December in Gloucester Point?

In Gloucester Point, the average seawater temperature in December is 51.6°F (10.9°C). At temperatures below 50°F (10°C), swimming in a suitably protected swimsuit is feasible; otherwise, cold shock and loss of breathing control are imminent. Even a short swim, without thermal protection, at temperatures around 55.4°F (13°C) is not comfortable.

What is the month with the shortest days in Gloucester Point?

December has the shortest days of the year in Gloucester Point, with an average of 9.6h of daylight.

How many hours of daylight does Gloucester Point have in December?

In Gloucester Point, Virginia, the average length of the day in December is 9.6h.

How long on average sun shines in December in Gloucester Point?

In December, the average sunshine in Gloucester Point, Virginia, is 5.4h.

When is the lowest UV index in Gloucester Point?

Months with the lowest UV index in Gloucester Point, Virginia, are January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2.

How high is the UV index in December in Gloucester Point?

In Gloucester Point, Virginia, the average daily maximum UV index in December is 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health risk from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in December - Gloucester Point, VA
  • Average high temperature in December: 50.2°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (87.8°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (45.1°F).

  • Average low temperature in December: 38.3°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (72.3°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (32.5°F).

Average humidity in December - Gloucester Point, VA
  • Average humidity in December: 78%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (78%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (72%).

Average rainfall in December - Gloucester Point, VA
  • Average rainfall in December: 2.6"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (3.62").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is September (2.4").

Average rainfall days in December - Gloucester Point, VA
  • Average rainfall days in December: 12.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (17.6 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is November (9.6 days).

Average snowfall in December - Gloucester Point, VA
  • Average snowfall in December: 0.51"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (1.34").
Months with the lowest snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

Average snowfall days in December - Gloucester Point, VA
  • Average snowfall days in December: 1.1 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (3 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average sea temperature in December - Gloucester Point, VA
  • Average sea temperature in December: 51.7°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (79.4°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (43.1°F).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Gloucester Point, VA
  • Average daylight in December: 9.6h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.7h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.6h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 5.4h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.8h).
The month with least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 5.2h).

Average UV index in December - Gloucester Point, VA
  • Average UV index in December: 2

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 2).