Kandahar
Afghanistan
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

December weather forecast and climate
Kandahar, Afghanistan

December, the first month of the winter, in Kandahar, is also a moderate month, with average temperature fluctuating between 1°C (33.8°F) and 15.4°C (59.7°F).

Temperature

In Kandahar, the average high-temperature in December drops, from an agreeable 21°C (69.8°F) in November, to a moderate 15.4°C (59.7°F). In Kandahar, the average low-temperature is 1°C (33.8°F).

Humidity

In December, the average relative humidity is 52%.

Rainfall

In Kandahar, it is raining for 3 days, with typically 20mm (0.79") of accumulated precipitation. In Kandahar, during the entire year, the rain falls for 29 days and collects up to 190.6mm (7.5") of precipitation.

Daylight

With an average of 10.1h of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year.

Sunshine

In December, the average sunshine is 7h.

UV index

The month with the lowest UV index in Kandahar is December, with an average maximum UV index of 3. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: In December, the average maximum UV index of 3 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. 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.

What is the temperature in December in Kandahar?

In December, the average high-temperature is 15.4°C (59.7°F), and the average low-temperature is 1°C (33.8°F).

What is the average humidity in December in Kandahar?

In December, the average relative humidity in Kandahar is 52%.

How much does it rain in Kandahar in December?

In Kandahar, Afghanistan, in December, it is raining for 3 days, with typically 20mm (0.79") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the month with the shortest days in Kandahar?

December has the shortest days of the year in Kandahar, with an average of 10.1h of daylight.

How many hours of daylight does Kandahar have in December?

In Kandahar, Afghanistan, the average length of the day in December is 10.1h.

How long on average sun shines in December in Kandahar?

The average sunshine in December in Kandahar, Afghanistan, is 7h.

When is the lowest UV index in Kandahar?

With an average maximum UV index of 3, December is the month with the lowest UV index in Kandahar.

What is the UV index reading in December in Kandahar?

In December, the average daily maximum UV index in Kandahar is 3. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in December - Kandahar, Afghanistan
  • Average high temperature in December: 15.4°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (40.2°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (12.2°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: 1°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (22.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (0°C).

Average humidity in December - Kandahar, Afghanistan
  • Average humidity in December: 52%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (59%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is June (23%).

Average rainfall in December - Kandahar, Afghanistan
  • Average rainfall in December: 20mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (54mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are June and September (0mm).

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

Months with the highest number of rainy days are January, February and March (6 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Kandahar, Afghanistan
  • Average daylight in December: 10.1h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.2h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.1h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 7h

The month with most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 12.3h).
The month with least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 6.4h).

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

Months with the highest UV index are May, June and July (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 3).