Herat
Afghanistan
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

December weather forecast and climate
Herat, Afghanistan

The first month of the winter, December, is still a cool month in Herat, Afghanistan, with average temperature ranging between max 10.6°C (51.1°F) and min 2°C (35.6°F).

Temperature

In Herat, Afghanistan, the average high-temperature in December marginally drops, from a moderate 14.4°C (57.9°F) in November, to a fresh 10.6°C (51.1°F). The average low-temperature, in Herat, Afghanistan, is 2°C (35.6°F).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Herat is 40%.

Rainfall

In December, in Herat, the rain falls for 4.3 days. Throughout December, 9mm (0.35") of precipitation is accumulated. In Herat, during the entire year, the rain falls for 50 days and collects up to 144mm (5.67") of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through March, November and December. In Herat, during December, snow falls for 0.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 6mm (0.24") of snow. In Herat, Afghanistan, during the entire year, snow falls for 3 days, and aggregates up to 64mm (2.52") of snow.

Daylight

With an average of 9.9h of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year in Herat.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in December is 7.3h.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 3. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 3 transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in December in Herat?

The average high-temperature, in December, in Herat, Afghanistan, is 10.6°C (51.1°F), while the average low-temperature is 2°C (35.6°F).

What is the average humidity in December in Herat?

The average relative humidity in December in Herat, Afghanistan, is 40%.

How much does it rain in Herat in December?

In December, the rain falls for 4.3 days. Throughout December, 9mm (0.35") of precipitation is accumulated.

How many days does it snow in December in Herat?

In Herat, in December, snow falls for 0.3 days, with typically accumulated 6mm (0.24") of snow.

What is the month with the shortest days in Herat?

December has the shortest days of the year in Herat, Afghanistan, with an average of 9.9h of daylight.

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

The average length of the day in December in Herat, Afghanistan, is 9.9h.

How long on average sun shines in December in Herat?

In Herat, Afghanistan, the average sunshine in December is 7.3h.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in Herat?

January, February, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 3, are months with the lowest UV index in Herat.

What is the UV index intensity in December in Herat?

In December, the average daily maximum UV index in Herat, Afghanistan, is 3. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium health risk from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in December - Herat, Afghanistan
  • Average high temperature in December: 10.6°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (33.3°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (8.8°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: 2°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (21.2°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (1°C).

Average humidity in December - Herat, Afghanistan
  • Average humidity in December: 40%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (51%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (16%).

Average rainfall in December - Herat, Afghanistan
  • Average rainfall in December: 9mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is March (32mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are June, July, August and September (0mm).

Average rainfall days in December - Herat, Afghanistan
  • Average rainfall days in December: 4.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (9.8 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are July and August (0 days).

Average snowfall in December - Herat, Afghanistan
  • Average snowfall in December: 6mm

The month with the highest snowfall is January (42mm).
Months with the lowest snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0mm).

Average snowfall days in December - Herat, Afghanistan
  • Average snowfall days in December: 0.3 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (1.5 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Herat, Afghanistan
  • Average daylight in December: 9.9h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.4h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.9h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 7.3h

The month with most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 12.5h).
The month with least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 6.9h).

Average UV index in December - Herat, Afghanistan
  • Average UV index in December: 3

Months with the highest UV index are May, June and July (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 3).