December weather forecast and climate
Mochumi, Botswana

Weather in December

The first month of the summer, December, is still a hot month in Mochumi, Botswana, with average temperature varying between 31.1°C (88°F) and 20.8°C (69.4°F).

Temperature

In Mochumi, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in November - a still hot 31.1°C (88°F). In Mochumi, the average low-temperature is 20.8°C (69.4°F).

Heat index

The average heat index is estimated at a tropical 33.9°C (93°F). Take extra precautions, as heat cramps and heat exhaustion are possible. Sustained activity may result in heatstroke.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. With the exposure to direct sunlight, the heat index may be increased by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'feels like', 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature', or 'real feel', is calculated by taking the relative humidity value for a specific location and factoring it into the air temperature reading. Additional factors like activity, wind, differences in body mass, height, and shape, and pregnancy affect individual temperature impact. Bear in mind that direct sunshine exposure increases weather impact, and may raise heat index 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 Mochumi is 55%.

Rainfall

The month with the most rainfall is December when the rain falls for 14.5 days and typically aggregates up to 84mm (3.31") of precipitation.

Daylight

With an average of 13.4h of daylight, December has the longest days of the year.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in December is 10.8h.

UV index

In Mochumi, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 interpret into the following advice:
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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in December in Mochumi?

In Mochumi, in December, the average high-temperature is 31.1°C (88°F), and the average low-temperature is 20.8°C (69.4°F). In December, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'feels like'), that combines both air temperature and relative humidity, is estimated at 33.9°C (93°F).

What is the average humidity in December in Mochumi?

The average relative humidity in December in Mochumi, Botswana, is 55%.

How many days does it rain in December in Mochumi?

In Mochumi, Botswana, during December, the rain falls for 14.5 days and regularly aggregates up to 84mm (3.31") of precipitation.

What is the wettest month in Mochumi?

December is the month with the most rainfall in Mochumi, Botswana. Rain falls for 14.5 days and accumulates 84mm (3.31") of precipitation.

When are the longest days in Mochumi?

With an average of 13.4h of daylight, December has the longest days of the year in Mochumi, Botswana.

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

In December, the average length of the day in Mochumi, Botswana, is 13.4h.

How long on average sun shines in December in Mochumi?

In Mochumi, Botswana, the average sunshine in December is 10.8h.

What is the UV index intensity in December in Mochumi?

In December, the average daily maximum UV index in Mochumi is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in December
Mochumi, Botswana

Average temperature in December - Mochumi, Botswana
  • Average high temperature in December: 31.1°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is October (32.6°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (22.2°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: 20.8°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is December (20.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (9.4°C).

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Average pressure in December
Mochumi, Botswana

Average pressure in December - Mochumi, Botswana
  • Average pressure in December: 1011.7mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is July (1023mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is January (1011.3mbar).

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Average wind speed in December
Mochumi, Botswana

Average wind speed in December - Mochumi, Botswana
  • Average wind speed in December: 14.1km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is October (17km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is May (11.5km/h).

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Average humidity in December
Mochumi, Botswana

Average humidity in December - Mochumi, Botswana
  • Average humidity in December: 55%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (62%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is September (34%).

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Average rainfall in December
Mochumi, Botswana

Average rainfall in December - Mochumi, Botswana
  • Average rainfall in December: 84mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (84mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is August (0mm).

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Average rainfall days in December
Mochumi, Botswana

Average rainfall days in December - Mochumi, Botswana
  • Average rainfall days in December: 14.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (14.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is August (0.4 days).

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Average daylight in December /
Average sunshine in December
Mochumi, Botswana

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Mochumi, Botswana
  • Average daylight in December: 13.4h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 13.4h).
The month with the shortest days is June (Average daylight: 10.9h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 10.8h

The month with the most sunshine is October (Average sunshine: 12h).
The month with the least sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 7.4h).

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Average sunshine days in December
Mochumi, Botswana

Average sunshine days in December - Mochumi, Botswana
  • Average sunshine days in December: 15 days

The month with the most sunshine days is August (30.1 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (13.1 days).

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Average UV index in December
Mochumi, Botswana

Average UV index in December - Mochumi, Botswana
  • Average UV index in December: 6

Months with the highest UV index are October and November (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are May, June and July (UV index 5).

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Average cloud cover in December
Mochumi, Botswana

Average cloud cover in December - Mochumi, Botswana
  • Average cloud cover in December: 29

Months with the most cloud cover are January and February (Cloud cover 32).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 6).

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Average visibility in December
Mochumi, Botswana

Average visibility in December - Mochumi, Botswana
  • Average visibility in December: 10km

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (10km).

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