December weather forecast and climate
Nkoyaphiri, Botswana

Weather in December

The first month of the summer, December, is also a hot month in Nkoyaphiri, Botswana, with average temperature ranging between min 20.6°C (69.1°F) and max 31.5°C (88.7°F).

Temperature

The warmest months are October through December, with an average high-temperature of 31.5°C (88.7°F).

Heat index

In December, the average heat index is appraised at a hot 33.7°C (92.7°F). Take extra precautions, as heat cramps and heat exhaustion are possible. Sustained activity may result in heatstroke.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. 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 'real feel', 'apparent temperature', 'feels like', or 'felt air temperature', is what the temperature feels like to the human body when the air temperature is combined with the relative humidity. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (differences in body mass, height, and shape, wind, 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 December is 51%.

Rainfall

In Nkoyaphiri, in December, during 13.6 rainfall days, 49mm (1.93") of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Nkoyaphiri, there are 81.7 rainfall days, and 242mm (9.53") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

December has the longest days of the year, with an average of 13.7h of daylight.

Sunshine

In December, the average sunshine in Nkoyaphiri, Botswana, is 11.2h.

UV index

In December, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: In December, the average maximum UV index of 6 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions against overexposure. Fair-skinned people may get burned in less than 20 minutes. 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. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes.
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FAQ

What is the warmest month in Nkoyaphiri?

October through December, with an average high-temperature of 31.5°C (88.7°F), are warmest months in Nkoyaphiri.

What is the temperature in December in Nkoyaphiri?

In Nkoyaphiri, Botswana, in December, the average high-temperature is 31.5°C (88.7°F), and the average low-temperature is 20.6°C (69.1°F). In December, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'apparent temperature'), that combines relative humidity and air temperature, is calculated to 33.7°C (92.7°F).

What is the average humidity in December in Nkoyaphiri?

The average relative humidity in December in Nkoyaphiri, Botswana, is 51%.

How many days does it rain in December in Nkoyaphiri?

In Nkoyaphiri, Botswana, in December, during 13.6 rainfall days, 49mm (1.93") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When are the longest days in Nkoyaphiri?

With an average of 13.7h of daylight, December has the longest days of the year.

How many hours of daylight does Nkoyaphiri have in December?

In Nkoyaphiri, Botswana, the average length of the day in December is 13.7h.

How many hours of sunshine does Nkoyaphiri have in December?

In December, the average sunshine in Nkoyaphiri, Botswana, is 11.2h.

How high is the UV index in December in Nkoyaphiri?

The average daily maximum UV index in December in Nkoyaphiri is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health threat from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.

Average temperature in December
Nkoyaphiri, Botswana

Average temperature in December - Nkoyaphiri, Botswana
  • Average high temperature in December: 31.5°C

The warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are October, November and December (31.5°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (20.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: 20.6°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is January (21°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (7.7°C).

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Average pressure in December
Nkoyaphiri, Botswana

Average pressure in December - Nkoyaphiri, Botswana
  • Average pressure in December: 1011.6mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is July (1023.9mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is January (1011.3mbar).

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Average wind speed in December
Nkoyaphiri, Botswana

Average wind speed in December - Nkoyaphiri, Botswana
  • Average wind speed in December: 10.1km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is October (11.8km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is May (6.4km/h).

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Average humidity in December
Nkoyaphiri, Botswana

Average humidity in December - Nkoyaphiri, Botswana
  • Average humidity in December: 51%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (56%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is September (31%).

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Average rainfall in December
Nkoyaphiri, Botswana

Average rainfall in December - Nkoyaphiri, Botswana
  • Average rainfall in December: 49mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (52mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is August (0mm).

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Average rainfall days in December
Nkoyaphiri, Botswana

Average rainfall days in December - Nkoyaphiri, Botswana
  • Average rainfall days in December: 13.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (14.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is August (0.5 days).

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

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Nkoyaphiri, Botswana
  • Average daylight in December: 13.7h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 13.7h).
The month with the shortest days is June (Average daylight: 10.6h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 11.2h

The month with the most sunshine is October (Average sunshine: 11.9h).
Months with the least sunshine are May, June and July (Average sunshine: 7.6).

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Average sunshine days in December
Nkoyaphiri, Botswana

Average sunshine days in December - Nkoyaphiri, Botswana
  • Average sunshine days in December: 12.9 days

The month with the most sunshine days is August (29.3 days).
Months with the least sunshine days are January and December (12.9 days).

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Average UV index in December
Nkoyaphiri, Botswana

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

Months with the highest UV index are January, October and November (UV index 7).
The month with the lowest UV index is June (UV index 4).

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Average cloud cover in December
Nkoyaphiri, Botswana

Average cloud cover in December - Nkoyaphiri, Botswana
  • Average cloud cover in December: 23

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 25).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 5).

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Average visibility in December
Nkoyaphiri, Botswana

Average visibility in December - Nkoyaphiri, 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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