December weather forecast and climate
Bendigo, Australia

December, the first month of the summer, in Bendigo, is still a warm month, with average temperature ranging between min 13.5°C (56.3°F) and max 27.7°C (81.9°F).

Temperature

In December, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from a moderately hot 24.5°C (76.1°F) in November, to a still warm 27.7°C (81.9°F). In December, in Bendigo, the average low-temperature is 13.5°C (56.3°F).

Heat index

The average heat index in December is appraised at 28.3°C (82.9°F). Exhaustion is likely with prolonged exposure and activity. Sustaining activity may result in heat cramps.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'feels like', 'felt air temperature', 'real feel', or 'apparent temperature', is an index that combines air temperature and relative humidity to determine the human-perceived temperature equivalent. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (wind, metabolic differences, pregnancy), and activity. Be aware that direct exposure to sunlight increases heat impact, and may raise the heat index additionally, by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are especially crucial for babies and toddlers. Children are often less aware of the need to rest and re-hydrate. Thirst is a late sign of dehydration - it is vital to remain hydrated, particularly during prolonged physical activities.

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Bendigo is 52%.

Rainfall

In Bendigo, during December, the rain falls for 8.1 days and regularly aggregates up to 31mm (1.22") of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Bendigo, there are 109.6 rainfall days, and 323mm (12.72") of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through July, September through December are months without snowfall in Bendigo.

Daylight

The month with the longest days in Bendigo is December, with an average of 14.6h of daylight.

Sunshine

With an average of 10.3h of sunshine, December has the most sunshine of the year.

UV index

January, February and December, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index in Bendigo, Australia. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: In December, the average maximum UV index of 6 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions against overexposure. Protection against sun damage is needed. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. 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 Bendigo?

The average high-temperature, in December, is 27.7°C (81.9°F), while the average low-temperature is 13.5°C (56.3°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'apparent temperature'), that calculates temperature value influenced by the moisture in the air, in December is estimated at 28.3°C (82.9°F).

What is the average humidity in December in Bendigo?

The average relative humidity in December in Bendigo, Australia, is 52%.

How many days does it rain in December in Bendigo?

In Bendigo, Australia, in December, during 8.1 rainfall days, 31mm (1.22") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When it does not snow in Bendigo?

January through July, September through December are months without snowfall in Bendigo, Australia.

When are the longest days in Bendigo?

The month with the longest days in Bendigo is December, with an average of 14.6h of daylight.

How many hours of daylight does Bendigo have in December?

In December, the average length of the day in Bendigo, Australia, is 14.6h.

What month has the most sunshine in Bendigo?

The month with the most sunshine in Bendigo is December, with an average of 10.3h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in December in Bendigo?

In December, the average sunshine in Bendigo, Australia, is 10.3h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Bendigo?

January, February and December, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index in Bendigo.

What is the UV index reading in December in Bendigo?

In Bendigo, the average daily maximum UV index in December is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in December - Bendigo, Australia
  • Average high temperature in December: 27.7°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is January (30.4°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (12.1°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: 13.5°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is January (15.7°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is August (4°C).

Average pressure in December - Bendigo, Australia
  • Average pressure in December: 1012.1mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is June (1021.9mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is January (1011.5mbar).

Average wind speed in December - Bendigo, Australia
  • Average wind speed in December: 10.2km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is August (10.4km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is June (8.2km/h).

Average humidity in December - Bendigo, Australia
  • Average humidity in December: 52%

The month with the highest relative humidity is July (85%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is January (48%).

Average rainfall in December - Bendigo, Australia
  • Average rainfall in December: 31mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (35mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is March (22mm).

Average rainfall days in December - Bendigo, Australia
  • Average rainfall days in December: 8.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (13.4 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (6.1 days).

Average snowfall in December - Bendigo, Australia
  • Average snowfall in December: 0mm

The month with the highest snowfall is August (1mm).
Months with the least snowfall are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, September, October, November and December (0mm).

Average snowfall days in December - Bendigo, Australia
  • Average snowfall days in December: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is August (0.1 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, September, October, November and December (0 days).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Bendigo, Australia
  • Average daylight in December: 14.6h

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

  • Average sunshine in December: 10.3h

The month with the most sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 10.3h).
The month with the least sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 6.5h).

Average sunshine days in December - Bendigo, Australia
  • Average sunshine days in December: 21.5 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (23.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (15 days).

Average UV index in December - Bendigo, Australia
  • Average UV index in December: 6

Months with the highest UV index are January, February and December (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are May, June, July, August and September (UV index 3).

Average cloud cover in December - Bendigo, Australia
  • Average cloud cover in December: 22

The month with the most cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 56).
The month with the least cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 16).

Average visibility in December - Bendigo, Australia
  • Average visibility in December: 10km

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March and December (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are June, July and August (7km).