Chibougamau
Canada
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

December weather forecast and climate
Chibougamau, Canada

The first month of the winter, December, is also a subzero cold month in Chibougamau, Canada, with average temperature fluctuating between -18°C (-0.4°F) and -9.3°C (15.3°F).

Temperature

In December, the average high-temperature decreases, from -1.9°C (28.6°F) in November, to a still subzero cold -9.3°C (15.3°F). In Chibougamau, the average low-temperature is -18°C (-0.4°F).

Rainfall

In Chibougamau, in December, during 1.3 rainfall days, 5mm (0.2") of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 117.2 rainfall days, and 684.4mm (26.9") of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through May, September through December are months with snowfall. In Chibougamau, in December, during 18.5 snowfall days, 585mm (23") of snow is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 94.2 snowfall days, and 3130mm (123.2") of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

With an average of 8.2h of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year.

Sunshine

The average sunshine is 2.1h.

UV index

January, February, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 1, are months with the lowest UV index. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health risk from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 1 transform into the following instructions:
People with sensitive skin, children, and babies should always be protected from prolonged sun exposure. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.

What is the temperature in December in Chibougamau?

The average high-temperature, in December, in Chibougamau, is -9.3°C (15.3°F), while the average low-temperature is -18°C (-0.4°F).

How much does it rain in Chibougamau in December?

In Chibougamau, in December, during 1.3 rainfall days, 5mm (0.2") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How many days does it snow in December in Chibougamau?

In December, in Chibougamau, Canada, it is snowing for 18.5 days. Throughout December, 585mm (23") of snow is accumulated.

What is the month with the shortest days in Chibougamau?

With an average of 8.2h of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year in Chibougamau, Canada.

How many hours of daylight does Chibougamau have in December?

In December, the average length of the day in Chibougamau, Canada, is 8.2h.

How many hours of sunshine does Chibougamau have in December?

In Chibougamau, the average sunshine in December is 2.1h.

When is the lowest UV index in Chibougamau?

Months with the lowest UV index in Chibougamau, Canada, are January, February, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 1.

What is the UV index intensity in December in Chibougamau?

The average daily maximum UV index in December in Chibougamau is 1. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health risk from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in December - Chibougamau, Canada
  • Average high temperature in December: -9.3°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (22.2°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (-13.5°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: -18°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (10.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-24.2°C).

Average rainfall in December - Chibougamau, Canada
  • Average rainfall in December: 5mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is September (128.6mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (2.4mm).

Average rainfall days in December - Chibougamau, Canada
  • Average rainfall days in December: 1.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is September (20.1 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is January (0.6 days).

Average snowfall in December - Chibougamau, Canada
  • Average snowfall in December: 585mm

The month with the highest snowfall is January (588mm).
Months with the lowest snowfall are June, July and August (0mm).

Average snowfall days in December - Chibougamau, Canada
  • Average snowfall days in December: 18.5 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (18.5 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are June, July and August (0 days).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Chibougamau, Canada
  • Average daylight in December: 8.2h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 16.3h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.2h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 2.1h

The month with most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 7.8h).
The month with least sunshine is November (Average sunshine: 1.5h).

Average UV index in December - Chibougamau, Canada
  • Average UV index in December: 1

The month with the highest UV index is June (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 1).