Kabul
Afghanistan
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

December weather forecast and climate
Kabul, Afghanistan

Kabul, the capital of Afghanistan, with mountains in the distance
Kabul, the capital of Afghanistan, with mountains in the distance
The first month of the winter, December, is also a frosty month in Kabul, Afghanistan, with temperature in the range of an average high of 8°C (46.4°F) and an average low of -4°C (24.8°F).

Temperature

In December, the average high-temperature decreases, from a mild 15°C (59°F) in November, to a chilly 8°C (46.4°F). In Kabul, the average low-temperature is -4°C (24.8°F).

Rainfall

In Kabul, in December, during 3 rainfall days, 27mm (1.1") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Kabul, during the entire year, the rain falls for 50 days and collects up to 332mm (13.1") of precipitation.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

Months with the least sunshine are January through March and December, with an average of 6h of sunshine.

UV index

January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 3, are months with the lowest UV index in Kabul. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
The daily maximum UV index of 3 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions - Protection against the skin and eye damage is obliged. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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.

What is the temperature in December in Kabul?

The average high-temperature, in December, in Kabul, Afghanistan, is 8°C (46.4°F), while the average low-temperature is -4°C (24.8°F).

How much does it rain in Kabul in December?

In Kabul, Afghanistan, in December, it is raining for 3 days, with typically 27mm (1.1") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the month with the shortest days in Kabul?

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

How many hours of daylight does Kabul have in December?

In Kabul, Afghanistan, the average length of the day in December is 9.9h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Kabul?

January through March and December, with an average of 6h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine in Kabul, Afghanistan.

How long on average sun shines in December in Kabul?

The average sunshine in December is 6h.

When is the lowest UV index in Kabul?

Months with the lowest UV index in Kabul, Afghanistan, are January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 3.

What is the UV index reading in December in Kabul?

In Kabul, the average daily maximum UV index in December is 3. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in December - Kabul, Afghanistan
  • Average high temperature in December: 8°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (32°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (4°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: -4°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (16°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-7°C).

Average rainfall in December - Kabul, Afghanistan
  • Average rainfall in December: 27mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is March (79mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is June (2mm).

Average rainfall days in December - Kabul, Afghanistan
  • Average rainfall days in December: 3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is April (11 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are June and September (1 days).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Kabul, 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: 6h

Months with most sunshine are June, July and August (Average sunshine: 11h).
Months with least sunshine are January, February, March and December (Average sunshine: 6).

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

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 3).