December weather forecast
Lincoln, VA

Weather in December

The first month of the winter, December, is still a chilly month in Lincoln, Virginia, with temperature in the range of an average high of 43.7°F (6.5°C) and an average low of 30.9°F (-0.6°C).

Temperature

In December, the average high-temperature marginally drops from a fresh 52.5°F (11.4°C) in November to a chilly 43.7°F (6.5°C). In Lincoln, in December, the average low-temperature is 30.9°F (-0.6°C).

Humidity

The months with the highest humidity in Lincoln are October and December, with an average relative humidity of 78%.

Rainfall

In December, the rain falls for 10.7 days. Throughout December, 2.6" (66mm) of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Lincoln, there are 162.2 rainfall days, and 31.1" (790mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through April, October through December are months with snowfall in Lincoln. In Lincoln, Virginia, in December, during 3.8 snowfall days, 2.68" (68mm) of snow is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Lincoln, Virginia, there are 21.9 snowfall days, and 14.88" (378mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

With an average of 9h and 28min of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year.
On the first day of December in Lincoln, Virginia, sunrise is at 7:11 am and sunset at 4:48 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 7:29 am and sunset at 4:57 pm EST.

Sunshine

The months with the least sunshine are January and December, with an average of 5.1h of sunshine.

UV index

January, February, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index in Lincoln. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal health hazard from exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: In December, the average maximum UV index of 2 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. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for the eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun. 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 temperature in December in Lincoln?

In December, in Lincoln, the average high-temperature is 43.7°F (6.5°C), and the average low-temperature is 30.9°F (-0.6°C). in August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'felt air temperature'), which calculates the temperature value influenced by the moisture in the air, is estimated at 93.2°F (34°C).

What is the most humid month in Lincoln?

October and December, with an average relative humidity of 78%, are most humid months in Lincoln, Virginia.

What is the average humidity in December in Lincoln?

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

How many days does it rain in December in Lincoln?

In Lincoln, in December, it is raining for 10.7 days, with typically 2.6" (66mm) of accumulated precipitation.

How many days does it snow in December in Lincoln?

In Lincoln, Virginia, in December, during 3.8 snowfall days, 2.68" (68mm) of snow is typically accumulated.

What is the month with the shortest days in Lincoln?

With an average of 9h and 28min of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year.

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

In Lincoln, Virginia, the average day length in December is 9h and 28min.

When are sunrise and sunset in December in Lincoln?

On the first day of December in Lincoln, Virginia, sunrise is at 7:11 am and sunset at 4:48 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 7:29 am and sunset at 4:57 pm EST.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Lincoln?

January and December, with an average of 5.1h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine in Lincoln.

How many hours of sunshine does Lincoln have in December?

In December, the average sunshine duration is 5.1h.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Lincoln?

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

How high is the UV index in December in Lincoln?

In December, the average daily maximum UV index in Lincoln, Virginia, is 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a low health threat from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
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Average temperature in December
Lincoln, VA

Average temperature in December - Lincoln, VA
  • Average high temperature in December: 43.7°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (86.5°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (38.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in December: 30.9°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (65.5°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (24.8°F).

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Average pressure in December
Lincoln, VA

Average pressure in December - Lincoln, VA
  • Average pressure in December: 30.11"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.14"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.95"Hg).

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Average wind speed in December
Lincoln, VA

Average wind speed in December - Lincoln, VA
  • Average wind speed in December: 6.5mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is March (7.3mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (4.4mph).

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Average humidity in December
Lincoln, VA

Average humidity in December - Lincoln, VA
  • Average humidity in December: 78%

The months with the highest relative humidity are October and December (78%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (73%).

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Average rainfall in December
Lincoln, VA

Average rainfall in December - Lincoln, VA
  • Average rainfall in December: 2.6"

The wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are May and August (3.35").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.93").

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Average rainfall days in December
Lincoln, VA

Average rainfall days in December - Lincoln, VA
  • Average rainfall days in December: 10.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (17.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (10.1 days).

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Average snowfall in December
Lincoln, VA

Average snowfall in December - Lincoln, VA
  • Average snowfall in December: 2.68"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (4.17").
The months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in December
Lincoln, VA

Average snowfall days in December - Lincoln, VA
  • Average snowfall days in December: 3.8 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (6.8 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

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Average daylight in December /
Average sunshine in December
Lincoln, VA

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Lincoln, VA
  • Average daylight in December: 9h and 28min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 52min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 28min).

  • Average sunshine in December: 5h and 6min

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10h and 48min).
The months with the least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 5h and 6min).

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Average sunshine days in December
Lincoln, VA

Average sunshine days in December - Lincoln, VA
  • Average sunshine days in December: 16.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (19.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is May (11.1 days).

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Average UV index in December
Lincoln, VA

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

The months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 6).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in December
Lincoln, VA

Average cloud cover in December - Lincoln, VA
  • Average cloud cover in December: 46

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 47).
The month with the least cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 30).

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Average visibility in December
Lincoln, VA

Average visibility in December - Lincoln, VA
  • Average visibility in December: 5mi

The months with the highest visibility are February, March, April, June, July, August and November (6mi).
The months with the lowest visibility are January, May, September, October and December (5mi).

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