December weather forecast
Richard, West VA

Weather in December

The first month of the winter, December, is also a wintry month in Richard, West Virginia, with temperature in the range of an average low of 29.3°F (-1.5°C) and an average high of 40.6°F (4.8°C).

Temperature

In Richard, the average high-temperature in December decreases from a fresh 50°F (10°C) in November to a wintry 40.6°F (4.8°C). In Richard, the average low-temperature is 29.3°F (-1.5°C).

Humidity

In Richard, the average relative humidity in December is 83%.

Rainfall

In December, the rain falls for 13 days. Throughout December, 3.19" (81mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In Richard, West Virginia, during the entire year, the rain falls for 187.8 days and collects up to 36.46" (926mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through May, October through December are months with snowfall in Richard. In Richard, West Virginia, during 13.1 snowfall days, 6.14" (156mm) of snow is typically accumulated. In Richard, during the entire year, snow falls for 63.1 days and aggregates up to 32.32" (821mm) of snow.

Daylight

December has the shortest days of the year in Richard, with an average of 9h and 26min of daylight.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 7:21 am and sunset at 4:56 pm. On the last day of December, in Richard, West Virginia, sunrise is at 7:40 am and sunset at 5:05 pm EST.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in December is 3.8h.

UV index

December is the month with the lowest UV index, with an average maximum UV index of 1. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health risk from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 1 in December interpret into the following advice:
Extended sun exposure is not an issue for the majority. Children, infants, and fair-skinned individuals always need to be protected. 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.
[Resources]

FAQ

What is the temperature in December in Richard?

In Richard, in December, the average high-temperature is 40.6°F (4.8°C), and the average low-temperature is 29.3°F (-1.5°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'real feel'), which combines air temperature and relative humidity, in August is calculated to be 87.8°F (31°C).

What is the average humidity in December in Richard?

In December, the average relative humidity is 83%.

How much does it rain in Richard in December?

In Richard, West Virginia, during December, the rain falls for 13 days and regularly aggregates up to 3.19" (81mm) of precipitation.

How many days does it snow in December in Richard?

In December, in Richard, West Virginia, it is snowing for 13.1 days. Throughout December, 6.14" (156mm) of snow is accumulated.

What is the month with the shortest days in Richard?

With an average of 9h and 26min of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year in Richard, West Virginia.

How many hours of daylight does Richard have in December?

In December, the average day length in Richard is 9h and 26min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in December in Richard?

On the first day of December in Richard, sunrise is at 7:21 am and sunset at 4:56 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 7:40 am and sunset at 5:05 pm EST.

How long on average sun shines in December in Richard?

The average sunshine duration in December in Richard is 3.8h.

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

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

How high is the UV index in December in Richard?

The average daily maximum UV index in December in Richard, West Virginia, is 1. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a low health threat from unsafe exposure to Sun's UV rays.
Average humidity
Average rainfall days
Average snowfall days
Average daylight
Average sunshine
Average sunshine days
Average UV index
Average cloud cover
Average visibility

Average temperature in December
Richard, West VA

Average temperature in December - Richard, West VA
  • Average high temperature in December: 40.6°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (82.6°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (34.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in December: 29.3°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (60.6°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (21.6°F).

[Resources]

Average pressure in December
Richard, West VA

Average pressure in December - Richard, West VA
  • Average pressure in December: 30.12"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).

[Resources]

Average wind speed in December
Richard, West VA

Average wind speed in December - Richard, West VA
  • Average wind speed in December: 6.8mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (7.4mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (4.3mph).

[Resources]

Average humidity in December
Richard, West VA

Average humidity in December - Richard, West VA
  • Average humidity in December: 83%

The months with the highest relative humidity are January and February (84%).
The months with the lowest relative humidity are July and August (77%).

[Resources]

Average rainfall in December
Richard, West VA

Average rainfall in December - Richard, West VA
  • Average rainfall in December: 3.19"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (4.02").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (2.17").

[Resources]

Average rainfall days in December
Richard, West VA

Average rainfall days in December - Richard, West VA
  • Average rainfall days in December: 13 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (20.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (11.1 days).

[Resources]

Average snowfall in December
Richard, West VA

Average snowfall in December - Richard, West VA
  • Average snowfall in December: 6.14"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (7.76").
The months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

[Resources]

Average snowfall days in December
Richard, West VA

Average snowfall days in December - Richard, West VA
  • Average snowfall days in December: 13.1 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (17 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

[Resources]

Average daylight in December /
Average sunshine in December
Richard, West VA

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Richard, West VA
  • Average daylight in December: 9h and 26min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 56min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 26min).

  • Average sunshine in December: 3h and 48min

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 10h and 0min).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 3h and 0min).

[Resources]

Average sunshine days in December
Richard, West VA

Average sunshine days in December - Richard, West VA
  • Average sunshine days in December: 10 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (13.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is January (6.7 days).

[Resources]

Average UV index in December
Richard, West VA

Average UV index in December - Richard, West VA
  • Average UV index in December: 1

The months with the highest UV index are May, June and July (UV index 6).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 1).

[Resources]

Average cloud cover in December
Richard, West VA

Average cloud cover in December - Richard, West VA
  • Average cloud cover in December: 63

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 68).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 35).

[Resources]

Average visibility in December
Richard, West VA

Average visibility in December - Richard, West VA
  • Average visibility in December: 5mi

The months with the highest visibility are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (5mi).
The months with the lowest visibility are January and February (4mi).

[Resources]

Weather forecast for your location

1. Click Locate me button
2. Allow the app to use your location
* you will be automatically redirected to the weather forecast for your location