December weather forecast
Dothan, AL

Weather in December

December, the first month of the winter in Dothan, is also an enjoyable month, with an average temperature ranging between max 61.7°F (16.5°C) and min 46.2°F (7.9°C).

Temperature

In Dothan, the average high-temperature in December marginally drops from a comfortable 67.3°F (19.6°C) in November to a still enjoyable 61.7°F (16.5°C). In Dothan, the average low-temperature is 46.2°F (7.9°C).

Humidity

The months with the highest humidity are August and December, with an average relative humidity of 76%.

Rainfall

In Dothan, Alabama, during December, the rain falls for 11.4 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.99" (76mm) of precipitation. In Dothan, Alabama, during the entire year, the rain falls for 163.7 days and collects up to 29.57" (751mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

March through December are months without snowfall in Dothan.

Daylight

With an average of 10h and 10min of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year in Dothan.
On the first day of December in Dothan, sunrise is at 6:22 am and sunset at 4:38 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:39 am and sunset at 4:49 pm CST.

Sunshine

In Dothan, the average sunshine in December is 5.5h.

UV index

January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 3, are months with the lowest UV index. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium health hazard from unprotected exposure to Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: In December, the average maximum UV index of 3 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against sunburn is recommended. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for the eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in December in Dothan?

In December, in Dothan, the average high-temperature is 61.7°F (16.5°C), and the average low-temperature is 46.2°F (7.9°C). in September, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'real feel'), which combines relative humidity and air temperature, is estimated at 98.6°F (37°C).

What are the most humid months in Dothan?

August and December, with an average relative humidity of 76%, are most humid months in Dothan.

What is the average humidity in December in Dothan?

In December, the average relative humidity in Dothan is 76%.

How much does it rain in Dothan in December?

In Dothan, Alabama, in December, it is raining for 11.4 days, with typically 2.99" (76mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When it does not snow in Dothan?

In Dothan, snow does not fall in March through December.

Does it snow in Dothan in December?

In Dothan, Alabama, in December, it doesn't snow. In January, it regularly snows.

What is the month with the shortest days in Dothan?

The month with the shortest days is December, with an average of 10h and 10min of daylight.

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

In Dothan, the average day length in December is 10h and 10min.

When are sunrise and sunset in December in Dothan?

In December, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:22 am and sunset at 4:38 pm. On the last day of the month, in Dothan, sunrise is at 6:39 am and sunset at 4:49 pm CST.

How long on average sun shines in December in Dothan?

The average sunshine duration in December is 5.5h.

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

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

How high is the UV index in December in Dothan?

In Dothan, Alabama, the average daily maximum UV index in December is 3. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate vulnerability from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
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Average temperature in December
Dothan, AL

Average temperature in December - Dothan, AL
  • Average high temperature in December: 61.7°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (90.5°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (58.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in December: 46.2°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (73.9°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (41.5°F).

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Average pressure in December
Dothan, AL

Average pressure in December - Dothan, AL
  • Average pressure in December: 30.14"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.16"Hg).
The months with the lowest atmospheric pressure are June and August (29.98"Hg).

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Average wind speed in December
Dothan, AL

Average wind speed in December - Dothan, AL
  • Average wind speed in December: 7.3mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January, February and March (7.6mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (5.2mph).

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Average humidity in December
Dothan, AL

Average humidity in December - Dothan, AL
  • Average humidity in December: 76%

The months with the highest relative humidity are August and December (76%).
The months with the lowest relative humidity are May and October (69%).

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Average rainfall in December
Dothan, AL

Average rainfall in December - Dothan, AL
  • Average rainfall in December: 2.99"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (4.45").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (1.5").

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Average rainfall days in December
Dothan, AL

Average rainfall days in December - Dothan, AL
  • Average rainfall days in December: 11.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (22 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (7.9 days).

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Average snowfall in December
Dothan, AL

Average snowfall in December - Dothan, AL
  • Average snowfall in December: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (0.2").
The months with the least snowfall are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (0").

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Average snowfall days in December
Dothan, AL

Average snowfall days in December - Dothan, AL
  • Average snowfall days in December: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (0.3 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (0 days).

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Average daylight in December /
Average sunshine in December
Dothan, AL

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Dothan, AL
  • Average daylight in December: 10h and 10min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 9min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h and 10min).

  • Average sunshine in December: 5h and 30min

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10h and 54min).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 5h and 24min).

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Average sunshine days in December
Dothan, AL

Average sunshine days in December - Dothan, AL
  • Average sunshine days in December: 18 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (20.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (6.8 days).

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Average UV index in December
Dothan, AL

Average UV index in December - Dothan, AL
  • Average UV index in December: 3

The months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 7).
The months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 3).

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Average cloud cover in December
Dothan, AL

Average cloud cover in December - Dothan, AL
  • Average cloud cover in December: 42

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 42).
The month with the least cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 27).

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Average visibility in December
Dothan, AL

Average visibility in December - Dothan, AL
  • Average visibility in December: 6mi

The months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (6mi).
The months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (6mi).

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