Minsk
Belarus
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

December weather forecast and climate
Minsk, Belarus

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A bird's eye view of the nineteenth-century buildings of the Trinity suburb in Minsk city, Belarus
The first month of the winter, December, is also a subzero cold month in Minsk, Belarus, with average temperature ranging between min -5.5°C (22.1°F) and max -1.2°C (29.8°F).

Temperature

In Minsk, the average high-temperature marginally drops, from a cold 2.9°C (37.2°F) in November, to a freezing cold -1.2°C (29.8°F). The average low-temperature, in December, is -5.5°C (22.1°F).

Humidity

November and December, with an average relative humidity of 88%, are most humid months in Minsk, Belarus.

Rainfall

In December, in Minsk, the rain falls for 13 days. Throughout December, 49mm (1.9") of precipitation is accumulated. In Minsk, Belarus, during the entire year, the rain falls for 180 days and collects up to 690mm (27.2") of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through May, October through December are months with snowfall. In Minsk, Belarus, during December, snow falls for 22 days. In Minsk, during the entire year, snow falls for 102.3 days.

Daylight

With an average of 7.5h of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year in Minsk.

Sunshine

With an average of 0.9h of sunshine, December has the least sunshine of the year in Minsk.

UV index

January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 0, are months with the lowest UV index. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: In December, the average maximum UV index of 0 translate into the following recommendations:
Extended sun exposure is not an issue for the majority. Children, infants, and fair-skinned individuals always need to be protected. 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 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in December in Minsk?

The average high-temperature, in December, is -1.2°C (29.8°F), while the average low-temperature is -5.5°C (22.1°F).

What are the most humid months in Minsk?

Months with the highest humidity in Minsk are November and December, with an average relative humidity of 88%.

What is the average humidity in December in Minsk?

The average relative humidity in December in Minsk, Belarus, is 88%.

How much does it rain in Minsk in December?

In December, in Minsk, Belarus, the rain falls for 13 days. Throughout December, 49mm (1.9") of precipitation is accumulated.

How many days does it snow in December in Minsk?

In Minsk, during December, snow falls for 22 days.

What is the month with the shortest days in Minsk?

December has the shortest days of the year in Minsk, with an average of 7.5h of daylight.

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

In December, the average length of the day in Minsk is 7.5h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Minsk?

With an average of 0.9h of sunshine, December has the least sunshine of the year in Minsk.

How many hours of sunshine does Minsk have in December?

In December, the average sunshine in Minsk, Belarus, is 0.9h.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Minsk?

January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 0, are months with the lowest UV index.

What is the UV index intensity in December in Minsk?

In December, the average daily maximum UV index in Minsk is 0. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in December - Minsk, Belarus
  • Average high temperature in December: -1.2°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (23.6°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (-2.1°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: -5.5°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (13.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (-7°C).

Average humidity in December - Minsk, Belarus
  • Average humidity in December: 88%

Months with the highest relative humidity are November and December (88%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is May (66%).

Average rainfall in December - Minsk, Belarus
  • Average rainfall in December: 49mm

Wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are June and July (89mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (39mm).

Average rainfall days in December - Minsk, Belarus
  • Average rainfall days in December: 13 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is June (19 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is February (9 days).

Average snowfall days in December - Minsk, Belarus
  • Average snowfall days in December: 22 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (24 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Minsk, Belarus
  • Average daylight in December: 7.5h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 17h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 7.5h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 0.9h

The month with most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 8.7h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 0.9h).

Average UV index in December - Minsk, Belarus
  • Average UV index in December: 0

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 0).