Manama
Bahrain
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

December weather forecast and climate
Manama, Bahrain

The colorful night view of Manama, Bahrain, with the view of the World Trade Centre of Bahrain
The colorful night view of Manama, Bahrain, with the view of the World Trade Centre of Bahrain
December, the first month of the winter, in Manama, is still a pleasant month, with average temperature varying between 16.2°C (61.2°F) and 22.3°C (72.1°F).

Temperature

In December, the average high-temperature decreases, from a warm 27.8°C (82°F) in November, to an agreeable 22.3°C (72.1°F). In December, the average low-temperature is 16.2°C (61.2°F).

Rainfall

In Manama, during December, the rain falls for 1.7 days and regularly aggregates up to 10.9mm (0.4") of precipitation. In Manama, Bahrain, during the entire year, the rain falls for 9.9 days and collects up to 70.8mm (2.8") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In Manama, Bahrain, the average water temperature is 22.3°C (72.1°F).
Note: A person's cold intolerance, with sunshine, wind, and air temperature, are essential factors for enjoying swimming in 22.3°C (72.1°F) water. (FYI: The Olympic swimming competition requires a water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 28°C (82.4°F).)

Daylight

With an average of 10.5h of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year in Manama.

Sunshine

January and December, with an average of 7.3h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index are January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 5. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: In December, the average maximum UV index of 5 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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. Beware! The reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.

What is the temperature in December in Manama?

In December, in Manama, the average high-temperature is 22.3°C (72.1°F), and the average low-temperature is 16.2°C (61.2°F).

How many days does it rain in December in Manama?

In Manama, in December, it is raining for 1.7 days, with typically 10.9mm (0.4") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the sea temperature in December in Manama?

In Manama, Bahrain, the average seawater temperature in December is 22.3°C (72.1°F). A person's cold intolerance, with sunshine, wind, and air temperature, are essential factors for enjoying swimming in 22.3°C (72.1°F) water.

What is the month with the shortest days in Manama?

December has the shortest days of the year in Manama, with an average of 10.5h of daylight.

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

The average length of the day in December in Manama is 10.5h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Manama?

January and December, with an average of 7.3h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine in Manama, Bahrain.

How long on average sun shines in December in Manama?

In Manama, Bahrain, the average sunshine in December is 7.3h.

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

Months with the lowest UV index in Manama are January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 5.

How high is the UV index in December in Manama?

The average daily maximum UV index in December in Manama is 5. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in December - Manama, Bahrain
  • Average high temperature in December: 22.3°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (38°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (20°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: 16.2°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (30.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (14.1°C).

Average rainfall in December - Manama, Bahrain
  • Average rainfall in December: 10.9mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is February (16mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are June, July, August and September (0mm).

Average rainfall days in December - Manama, Bahrain
  • Average rainfall days in December: 1.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (2 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average sea temperature in December - Manama, Bahrain
  • Average sea temperature in December: 22.3°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (33.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (18.5°C).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Manama, Bahrain
  • Average daylight in December: 10.5h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.8h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.5h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 7.3h

The month with most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 11.3h).
Months with least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 7.3).

Average UV index in December - Manama, Bahrain
  • Average UV index in December: 5

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 5).