December weather forecast and climate
Pepe, Botswana

Weather in December

The first month of the summer, December, is also a hot month in Pepe, Botswana, with average temperature ranging between min 21.8°C (71.2°F) and max 32.1°C (89.8°F).

Temperature

In December, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in November - a still hot 32.1°C (89.8°F). The average low-temperature, in December, is 21.8°C (71.2°F).

Heat index

The average heat index is calculated to a sweltering 35.8°C (96.4°F). Take special precautions - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are expected. Heatstroke may occur with lengthy activity.
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', 'apparent temperature', 'real feel', or 'felt air temperature', is a calculated temperature value of how hot it feels when the moisture in the air is factored in. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (wind, clothing, 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 particularly important for children. 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.
The human body cools itself through perspiration, as excessive warmth is removed from the body through sweat evaporation. High relative humidity reduces the evaporation rate, resulting in a lower heat removal rate from the body, causing the perception of being overheated. If the body can not disperse the excessive heat and body temperature reaches conditions of hyperthermia, above 37.5°C (99.5°F) to 38.3°C (100.9°F), thermal conditions are potentially life-threatening.

Humidity

In December, the average relative humidity is 55%.

Rainfall

December is the month with the most rainfall. Rain falls for 14.2 days and accumulates 62mm (2.44") of precipitation.

Daylight

December has the longest days of the year in Pepe, with an average of 13.5h of daylight.

Sunshine

In December, the average sunshine is 10.2h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Pepe are January, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 7 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against the skin and eye damage is required. 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 Pepe?

The average high-temperature, in December, in Pepe, Botswana, is 32.1°C (89.8°F), while the average low-temperature is 21.8°C (71.2°F). In December, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'feels like'), that takes the relative humidity and factores it into the air temperature reading, is evaluated at 35.8°C (96.4°F).

What is the average humidity in December in Pepe?

In Pepe, Botswana, the average relative humidity in December is 55%.

How much does it rain in Pepe in December?

In Pepe, Botswana, in December, during 14.2 rainfall days, 62mm (2.44") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the rainiest month in Pepe?

December is the month with the most rainfall. Rain falls for 14.2 days and accumulates 62mm (2.44") of precipitation.

When are the longest days in Pepe?

With an average of 13.5h of daylight, December has the longest days of the year in Pepe.

How many hours of daylight does Pepe have in December?

In Pepe, Botswana, the average length of the day in December is 13.5h.

How many hours of sunshine does Pepe have in December?

In December, the average sunshine in Pepe, Botswana, is 10.2h.

When is the highest UV index in Pepe?

January, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index in Pepe.

How high is the UV index in December in Pepe?

In Pepe, Botswana, the average daily maximum UV index in December is 7. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in December
Pepe, Botswana

Average temperature in December - Pepe, Botswana
  • Average high temperature in December: 32.1°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is October (32.4°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (23.1°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: 21.8°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is December (21.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (11.2°C).

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Average pressure in December
Pepe, Botswana

Average pressure in December - Pepe, Botswana
  • Average pressure in December: 1012.1mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is July (1023.5mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is January (1011.7mbar).

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Average wind speed in December
Pepe, Botswana

Average wind speed in December - Pepe, Botswana
  • Average wind speed in December: 15.2km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is October (18.5km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is May (10.2km/h).

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Average humidity in December
Pepe, Botswana

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

Months with the highest relative humidity are January and February (60%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is September (37%).

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Average rainfall in December
Pepe, Botswana

Average rainfall in December - Pepe, Botswana
  • Average rainfall in December: 62mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (62mm).
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are May, June, July and August (1mm).

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Average rainfall days in December
Pepe, Botswana

Average rainfall days in December - Pepe, Botswana
  • Average rainfall days in December: 14.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (14.2 days).
The month with the least rainy days is August (1.3 days).

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

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Pepe, Botswana
  • Average daylight in December: 13.5h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 13.5h).
The month with the shortest days is June (Average daylight: 10.8h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 10.2h

The month with the most sunshine is October (Average sunshine: 11.3h).
Months with the least sunshine are April, July and August (Average sunshine: 7.2).

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Average sunshine days in December
Pepe, Botswana

Average sunshine days in December - Pepe, Botswana
  • Average sunshine days in December: 14.5 days

The month with the most sunshine days is August (28.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is January (14.1 days).

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Average UV index in December
Pepe, Botswana

Average UV index in December - Pepe, Botswana
  • Average UV index in December: 7

Months with the highest UV index are January, October, November and December (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
Pepe, Botswana

Average cloud cover in December - Pepe, Botswana
  • Average cloud cover in December: 33

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 36).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 10).

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Average visibility in December
Pepe, Botswana

Average visibility in December - Pepe, 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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