December weather forecast and climate
Tsekanyani, Botswana

Weather in December

December, the first month of the summer, in Tsekanyani, is also a hot month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 30.6°C (87.1°F) and an average low of 20.6°C (69.1°F).

Temperature

In Tsekanyani, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in November - a still hot 30.6°C (87.1°F). The average low-temperature, in Tsekanyani, is 20.6°C (69.1°F).

Heat index

The average heat index in December is calculated to a hot 33.1°C (91.6°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 'feels like', 'apparent temperature', 'real feel', or 'felt air temperature', is calculated by taking the relative humidity value for a specific location and factoring it into the air temperature reading. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (differences in body mass, height, and shape, metabolic differences, pregnancy). 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 particularly important for children. Young children are generally more endangered than adults, as they usually less sweat. And also, due to larger skin surface relative to their small bodies and higher heat production as a result of their activity.

Humidity

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

Rainfall

In Tsekanyani, Botswana, in December, during 17.5 rainfall days, 75mm (2.95") of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 90.1 rainfall days, and 337mm (13.27") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

The month with the longest days is December, with an average of 13.3h of daylight.

Sunshine

In December, the average sunshine is 11.2h.

UV index

In Tsekanyani, the average daily maximum UV index in December is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 in December transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions against overexposure. Protection against sun damage is needed. The Sun's UV radiation is most powerful between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. To the extent possible, limit exposure to the direct sun during these hours. 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 temperature in December in Tsekanyani?

In December, in Tsekanyani, the average high-temperature is 30.6°C (87.1°F), and the average low-temperature is 20.6°C (69.1°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'felt air temperature'), that takes the relative humidity and factores it into the air temperature reading, in December is calculated to 33.1°C (91.6°F).

What is the average humidity in December in Tsekanyani?

The average relative humidity in December in Tsekanyani, Botswana, is 56%.

How many days does it rain in December in Tsekanyani?

In Tsekanyani, Botswana, during December, the rain falls for 17.5 days and regularly aggregates up to 75mm (2.95") of precipitation.

When are the longest days in Tsekanyani?

December has the longest days of the year, with an average of 13.3h of daylight.

How many hours of daylight does Tsekanyani have in December?

The average length of the day in December in Tsekanyani is 13.3h.

How many hours of sunshine does Tsekanyani have in December?

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

What is the UV index intensity in December in Tsekanyani?

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

Average temperature in December
Tsekanyani, Botswana

Average temperature in December - Tsekanyani, Botswana
  • Average high temperature in December: 30.6°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is October (33.4°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (23.3°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: 20.6°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are November and December (20.6°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (10.1°C).

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Average pressure in December
Tsekanyani, Botswana

Average pressure in December - Tsekanyani, Botswana
  • Average pressure in December: 1011.2mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is July (1022.5mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is January (1010.9mbar).

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Average wind speed in December
Tsekanyani, Botswana

Average wind speed in December - Tsekanyani, Botswana
  • Average wind speed in December: 12.5km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is October (15.7km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is May (12km/h).

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Average humidity in December
Tsekanyani, Botswana

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

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (64%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is September (29%).

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Average rainfall in December
Tsekanyani, Botswana

Average rainfall in December - Tsekanyani, Botswana
  • Average rainfall in December: 75mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is February (82mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is August (0mm).

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Average rainfall days in December
Tsekanyani, Botswana

Average rainfall days in December - Tsekanyani, Botswana
  • Average rainfall days in December: 17.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (18.4 days).
The month with the least rainy days is August (0.3 days).

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

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Tsekanyani, Botswana
  • Average daylight in December: 13.3h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 13.3h).
The month with the shortest days is June (Average daylight: 10.9h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 11.2h

The month with the most sunshine is October (Average sunshine: 12h).
Months with the least sunshine are May and July (Average sunshine: 7.6).

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Average sunshine days in December
Tsekanyani, Botswana

Average sunshine days in December - Tsekanyani, Botswana
  • Average sunshine days in December: 11.4 days

The month with the most sunshine days is August (30.4 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is January (11.2 days).

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Average UV index in December
Tsekanyani, Botswana

Average UV index in December - Tsekanyani, 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
Tsekanyani, Botswana

Average cloud cover in December - Tsekanyani, Botswana
  • Average cloud cover in December: 27

Months with the most cloud cover are January and February (Cloud cover 29).
Months with the least cloud cover are August and September (Cloud cover 4).

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Average visibility in December
Tsekanyani, Botswana

Average visibility in December - Tsekanyani, 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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