December weather forecast and climate
El Neque, Colombia

Weather in December

The first month of the winter, December, is also a hot month in El Neque, Colombia, with average temperature fluctuating between 22.5°C (72.5°F) and 31.3°C (88.3°F).

Temperature

In December, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in November - a still hot 31.3°C (88.3°F). In December, the average low-temperature is 22.5°C (72.5°F).

Heat index

In December, the average heat index is calculated to a blistering 43.8°C (110.8°F). Beware - heat cramps and heat exhaustion are very likely. Heatstroke is imminent with prolonged activity.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. 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', 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature', or 'real feel', is an index that combines air temperature and relative humidity to determine the human-perceived temperature equivalent. Additional factors like activity, clothing, pregnancy, and differences in body mass, height, and shape affect individual temperature impact. 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 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. With a lot of moisture in the air, the evaporation process is not as effective, and the body does not cool down as efficiently, creating a perception of overheating. 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 El Neque is 85%.

Rainfall

In El Neque, Colombia, in December, during 27.5 rainfall days, 150mm (5.91") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In El Neque, during the entire year, the rain falls for 335.3 days and collects up to 2278mm (89.69") of precipitation.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The month with the least sunshine in El Neque is December, with an average of 6.5h of sunshine.

UV index

February, April, July and December, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
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. 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 El Neque?

The average high-temperature, in December, in El Neque, is 31.3°C (88.3°F), while the average low-temperature is 22.5°C (72.5°F). In December, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'real feel'), that takes the relative humidity and factores it into the air temperature reading, is calculated to 43.8°C (110.8°F).

What is the average humidity in December in El Neque?

In December, the average relative humidity in El Neque, Colombia, is 85%.

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

In El Neque, Colombia, in December, it is raining for 27.5 days, with typically 150mm (5.91") of accumulated precipitation.

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

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

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

In December, the average length of the day is 11.6h.

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

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

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

The average sunshine in December is 6.5h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in El Neque?

Months with the highest UV index in El Neque are February, April, July and December, with an average maximum UV index of 7.

What is the UV index reading in December in El Neque?

The average daily maximum UV index in December in El Neque, Colombia, is 7. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health threat from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in December
El Neque, Colombia

Average temperature in December - El Neque, Colombia
  • Average high temperature in December: 31.3°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is February (33.9°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is November (31°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: 22.5°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is March (24.2°C).
The coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are October, November and December (22.5°C).

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Average pressure in December
El Neque, Colombia

Average pressure in December - El Neque, Colombia
  • Average pressure in December: 1009mbar

Months with the highest atmospheric pressure are May and September (1009.6mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is February (1008.9mbar).

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Average wind speed in December
El Neque, Colombia

Average wind speed in December - El Neque, Colombia
  • Average wind speed in December: 5.3km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is March (7.5km/h).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are May and June (5.1km/h).

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Average humidity in December
El Neque, Colombia

Average humidity in December - El Neque, Colombia
  • Average humidity in December: 85%

The month with the highest relative humidity is November (88%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is February (76%).

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Average rainfall in December
El Neque, Colombia

Average rainfall in December - El Neque, Colombia
  • Average rainfall in December: 150mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (265mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (75mm).

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Average rainfall days in December
El Neque, Colombia

Average rainfall days in December - El Neque, Colombia
  • Average rainfall days in December: 27.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (30.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (22.3 days).

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

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - El Neque, 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 July (Average sunshine: 9.4h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6.5h).

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Average sunshine days in December
El Neque, Colombia

Average sunshine days in December - El Neque, Colombia
  • Average sunshine days in December: 2.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (6 days).
Months with the least sunshine days are April and November (0.3 days).

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Average UV index in December
El Neque, Colombia

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

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

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Average cloud cover in December
El Neque, Colombia

Average cloud cover in December - El Neque, Colombia
  • Average cloud cover in December: 51

The month with the most cloud cover is November (Cloud cover 60).
Months with the least cloud cover are January and February (Cloud cover 40).

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Average visibility in December
El Neque, Colombia

Average visibility in December - El Neque, Colombia
  • Average visibility in December: 7km

The month with the highest visibility is February (9km).
The month with the lowest visibility is November (6km).

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