December weather forecast and climate
Mazari Sharif, Afghanistan

The first month of the winter, December, is also a fresh month in Mazari Sharif, Afghanistan, with temperature in the range of an average high of 10.8°C (51.4°F) and an average low of 0°C (32°F).

Temperature

In Mazari Sharif, the average high-temperature decreases, from a comfortable 16.4°C (61.5°F) in November, to a cool 10.8°C (51.4°F). The average low-temperature, in December, is 0°C (32°F).

Humidity

In December, the average relative humidity is 75%.

Rainfall

In Mazari Sharif, Afghanistan, during December, the rain falls for 6 days and regularly aggregates up to 21.7mm (0.85") of precipitation. In Mazari Sharif, during the entire year, the rain falls for 46 days and collects up to 186.4mm (7.34") of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Mazari Sharif, Afghanistan, are January through March and December. December is the first month it typically snows in Mazari Sharif. Throughout December, there are 2 snowfall days. Throughout the year, there are 10 snowfall days.

Daylight

With an average of 9.7h of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year.

Sunshine

In Mazari Sharif, Afghanistan, the average sunshine is 4h.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index in Mazari Sharif are January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: In December, the average maximum UV index of 2 translate into the following recommendations:
People with sensitive skin, children, and babies should always be protected from prolonged sun exposure. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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.

What is the temperature in December in Mazari Sharif?

In December, in Mazari Sharif, Afghanistan, the average high-temperature is 10.8°C (51.4°F), and the average low-temperature is 0°C (32°F).

What is the average humidity in December in Mazari Sharif?

The average relative humidity in December in Mazari Sharif, Afghanistan, is 75%.

How much does it rain in Mazari Sharif in December?

In Mazari Sharif, in December, during 6 rainfall days, 21.7mm (0.85") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When does it start to snow in Mazari Sharif?

December is the first month it typically snows in Mazari Sharif. Throughout December, there are 2 snowfall days.

What is the month with the shortest days in Mazari Sharif?

December has the shortest days of the year, with an average of 9.7h of daylight.

How many hours of daylight does Mazari Sharif have in December?

The average length of the day in December in Mazari Sharif, Afghanistan, is 9.7h.

How many hours of sunshine does Mazari Sharif have in December?

In Mazari Sharif, Afghanistan, the average sunshine in December is 4h.

When is the lowest UV index in Mazari Sharif?

January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index in Mazari Sharif, Afghanistan.

What is the UV index reading in December in Mazari Sharif?

In Mazari Sharif, Afghanistan, the average daily maximum UV index in December is 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in December - Mazari Sharif, Afghanistan
  • Average high temperature in December: 10.8°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (38.9°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (8°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: 0°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (25.9°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-2.1°C).

Average humidity in December - Mazari Sharif, Afghanistan
  • Average humidity in December: 75%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (79%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is August (24%).

Average rainfall in December - Mazari Sharif, Afghanistan
  • Average rainfall in December: 21.7mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is March (43.8mm).
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are July and August (0mm).

Average rainfall days in December - Mazari Sharif, Afghanistan
  • Average rainfall days in December: 6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (10 days).
Months with the least rainy days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average snowfall days in December - Mazari Sharif, Afghanistan
  • Average snowfall days in December: 2 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (4 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0 days).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Mazari Sharif, Afghanistan
  • Average daylight in December: 9.7h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.6h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.7h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 4h

Months with the most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 11.8h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 3.9h).

Average UV index in December - Mazari Sharif, Afghanistan
  • Average UV index in December: 2

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 11).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 2).