December weather forecast and climate
Seluipe, Botswana

Weather in December

The first month of the summer, December, is also a hot month in Seluipe, Botswana, with average temperature ranging between max 31.6°C (88.9°F) and min 20.8°C (69.4°F).

Temperature

In Seluipe, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in November - a still tropical 31.6°C (88.9°F). In December, in Seluipe, Botswana, the average low-temperature is 20.8°C (69.4°F).

Heat index

In December, the average heat index is calculated to a sweltering 35.1°C (95.2°F). Take special precautions - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are expected. Heatstroke may occur with lengthy activity.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature', 'real feel', or 'feels like', is an index that combines air temperature and relative humidity to determine the human-perceived temperature equivalent. Additional factors like activity, clothing, wind, and metabolic differences 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.
The human body normally cools itself by perspiration, as evaporated sweat carries heat away from the body. Under high air temperature and humidity (high heat index) conditions, perspiration is limited, and the perception of heat is increased. When heat gain surpasses the level the body can shed, body temperature begins to increase, and consequently, overheating and dehydration can occur, with varying severity.

Humidity

In December, the average relative humidity in Seluipe is 56%.

Rainfall

December is the month with the most rainfall. Rain falls for 16.2 days and accumulates 77mm (3.03") of precipitation.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In Seluipe, the average sunshine is 10.3h.

UV index

In Seluipe, Botswana, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 transform into the following instructions:
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. 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in December in Seluipe?

In December, in Seluipe, the average high-temperature is 31.6°C (88.9°F), and the average low-temperature is 20.8°C (69.4°F). In December, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'felt air temperature'), that combines air temperature and relative humidity, is calculated to 35.1°C (95.2°F).

What is the average humidity in December in Seluipe?

The average relative humidity in December in Seluipe is 56%.

How many days does it rain in December in Seluipe?

In Seluipe, in December, during 16.2 rainfall days, 77mm (3.03") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the wettest month in Seluipe?

The month with the most rainfall in Seluipe, Botswana, is December when the rain falls for 16.2 days and typically aggregates up to 77mm (3.03") of precipitation.

When are the longest days in Seluipe?

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

How many hours of daylight does Seluipe have in December?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Seluipe have in December?

The average sunshine in December in Seluipe, Botswana, is 10.3h.

What is the UV index reading in December in Seluipe?

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

Average temperature in December
Seluipe, Botswana

Average temperature in December - Seluipe, Botswana
  • Average high temperature in December: 31.6°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is October (32.3°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (22.3°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 (9.5°C).

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Average pressure in December
Seluipe, Botswana

Average pressure in December - Seluipe, Botswana
  • Average pressure in December: 1011.9mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is July (1023.4mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is January (1011.5mbar).

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Average wind speed in December
Seluipe, Botswana

Average wind speed in December - Seluipe, Botswana
  • Average wind speed in December: 13.5km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is October (16.3km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is May (9.6km/h).

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Average humidity in December
Seluipe, Botswana

Average humidity in December - Seluipe, Botswana
  • Average humidity in December: 56%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (63%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is September (37%).

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Average rainfall in December
Seluipe, Botswana

Average rainfall in December - Seluipe, Botswana
  • Average rainfall in December: 77mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (77mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is August (0mm).

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Average rainfall days in December
Seluipe, Botswana

Average rainfall days in December - Seluipe, Botswana
  • Average rainfall days in December: 16.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (17.6 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
Seluipe, Botswana

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Seluipe, 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: 10.3h

The month with the most sunshine is October (Average sunshine: 11.5h).
The month with the least sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 7.2h).

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Average sunshine days in December
Seluipe, Botswana

Average sunshine days in December - Seluipe, Botswana
  • Average sunshine days in December: 11.6 days

The month with the most sunshine days is August (29.2 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is January (10.2 days).

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Average UV index in December
Seluipe, Botswana

Average UV index in December - Seluipe, 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
Seluipe, Botswana

Average cloud cover in December - Seluipe, Botswana
  • Average cloud cover in December: 32

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 36).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 9).

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Average visibility in December
Seluipe, Botswana

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

Months with the highest visibility are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (10km).
The month with the lowest visibility is January (9km).

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