December weather forecast and climate
El Curial, Colombia

Weather in December

December, the first month of the winter, in El Curial, is still a tropical month, with average temperature ranging between max 32.1°C (89.8°F) and min 22.9°C (73.2°F).

Temperature

In December, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in November - a still tropical 32.1°C (89.8°F). In El Curial, in December, the average low-temperature is 22.9°C (73.2°F).

Heat index

In December, the average heat index is appraised at a life-threatening hot 46.1°C (115°F). Be wary - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are highly anticipated. With continued activity, heatstroke is very likely.
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 'real feel', 'feels like', 'felt air temperature', or 'apparent temperature', is what the temperature feels like to the human body when the air temperature is combined with the relative humidity. Additional factors like pregnancy, clothing, wind, and activity influence one's weather impression. 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.
To prevent overheating and help regulate its internal temperature, the human body sweat and rely on the evaporation to cool down. A higher relative humidity affects normal body cooling by reducing the evaporation rate, subsequently lowering the rate at which the body cools and increasing the perception of heat. When heat gain exceeds the level the body can remove, body temperature begins to rise, and heat-related illnesses and disorders may develop.

Humidity

In El Curial, the average relative humidity is 83%.

Rainfall

In El Curial, Colombia, during 23.3 rainfall days, 67mm (2.64") of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in El Curial, there are 305.4 rainfall days, and 1302mm (51.26") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

With an average of 11.6h of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year in El Curial.

Sunshine

With an average of 6.5h of sunshine, December has the least sunshine of the year.

UV index

January through May, July through September and December, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index in El Curial. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 7 interpret into the following advice:
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 temperature in December in El Curial?

In December, in El Curial, the average high-temperature is 32.1°C (89.8°F), and the average low-temperature is 22.9°C (73.2°F). In December, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'real feel'), that represents influence of the relative humidity to air temperaure, is calculated to 46.1°C (115°F).

What is the average humidity in December in El Curial?

In El Curial, Colombia, the average relative humidity in December is 83%.

How many days does it rain in December in El Curial?

In El Curial, Colombia, during December, the rain falls for 23.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 67mm (2.64") of precipitation.

What is the month with the shortest days in El Curial?

The month with the shortest days is December, with an average of 11.6h of daylight.

How many hours of daylight does El Curial have in December?

In El Curial, Colombia, the average length of the day in December is 11.6h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in El Curial?

With an average of 6.5h of sunshine, December has the least sunshine of the year in El Curial.

How long on average sun shines in December in El Curial?

In El Curial, the average sunshine in December is 6.5h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in El Curial?

January through May, July through September and December, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index in El Curial, Colombia.

What is the UV index intensity in December in El Curial?

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

Average temperature in December
El Curial, Colombia

Average temperature in December - El Curial, Colombia
  • Average high temperature in December: 32.1°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is February (34.8°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is November (31°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: 22.9°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is March (24.7°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is November (22.7°C).

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Average pressure in December
El Curial, Colombia

Average pressure in December - El Curial, Colombia
  • Average pressure in December: 1008.8mbar

Months with the highest atmospheric pressure are May and September (1009.4mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is February (1008.7mbar).

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Average wind speed in December
El Curial, Colombia

Average wind speed in December - El Curial, Colombia
  • Average wind speed in December: 5.4km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is March (7.3km/h).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are June and December (5.4km/h).

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Average humidity in December
El Curial, Colombia

Average humidity in December - El Curial, Colombia
  • Average humidity in December: 83%

The month with the highest relative humidity is November (86%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is February (72%).

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Average rainfall in December
El Curial, Colombia

Average rainfall in December - El Curial, Colombia
  • Average rainfall in December: 67mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is April (157mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (41mm).

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Average rainfall days in December
El Curial, Colombia

Average rainfall days in December - El Curial, Colombia
  • Average rainfall days in December: 23.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (28.7 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (17.7 days).

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Average daylight in December /
Average sunshine in December
El Curial, Colombia

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - El Curial, Colombia
  • Average daylight in December: 11.6h

Months with the longest days are June and July (Average daylight: 12.6h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.6h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 6.5h

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 10h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6.5h).

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Average sunshine days in December
El Curial, Colombia

Average sunshine days in December - El Curial, Colombia
  • Average sunshine days in December: 5.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (9.4 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is April (1 days).

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Average UV index in December
El Curial, Colombia

Average UV index in December - El Curial, Colombia
  • Average UV index in December: 7

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, April, May, July, August, September and December (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are June, October and November (UV index 6).

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Average cloud cover in December
El Curial, Colombia

Average cloud cover in December - El Curial, Colombia
  • Average cloud cover in December: 42

The month with the most cloud cover is November (Cloud cover 53).
The month with the least cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 31).

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Average visibility in December
El Curial, Colombia

Average visibility in December - El Curial, Colombia
  • Average visibility in December: 8km

The month with the highest visibility is February (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are June, July, August, September, October and November (7km).

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