December weather forecast and climate
Loma Colorada, Colombia

Weather in December

December, the first month of the winter, in Loma Colorada, is still a tropical month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 21.2°C (70.2°F) and an average high of 34°C (93.2°F).

Temperature

In Loma Colorada, the average high-temperature in December is practically the same as in November - a still tropical 34°C (93.2°F). In December, the average low-temperature is 21.2°C (70.2°F).

Heat index

In December, the average heat index is estimated at a scorching 42.6°C (108.7°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', 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature', or 'feels like', is a calculated temperature value of how hot it feels when the moisture in the air is factored in. Additional factors like activity, metabolic differences, pregnancy, and wind 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. 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.
Perspiration is the human body's physiological response to high temperatures and is an attempt to lower body temperature through evaporation of sweat. Under high air temperature and humidity (high heat index) conditions, perspiration is limited, and the perception of heat is increased. When heat gain exceeds the level the body can remove, body temperature begins to rise, and heat-related illnesses and disorders may develop.

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Loma Colorada is 61%.

Rainfall

In Loma Colorada, in December, it is raining for 8.4 days, with typically 12mm (0.47") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Loma Colorada, there are 191 rainfall days, and 765mm (30.12") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

January and December, with an average of 11.6h of daylight, are months with the shortest days.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in December is 7.8h.

UV index

January through September, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index in Loma Colorada. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 7 transform into the following instructions:
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 Loma Colorada?

In December, the average high-temperature is 34°C (93.2°F), and the average low-temperature is 21.2°C (70.2°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature'), that factores the actual air temperature with the relative humidity, in December is evaluated at 42.6°C (108.7°F).

What is the average humidity in December in Loma Colorada?

The average relative humidity in December in Loma Colorada is 61%.

How many days does it rain in December in Loma Colorada?

In Loma Colorada, Colombia, during December, the rain falls for 8.4 days and regularly aggregates up to 12mm (0.47") of precipitation.

What is the month with the shortest days in Loma Colorada?

Months with the shortest days are January and December, with an average of 11.6h of daylight.

How many hours of daylight does Loma Colorada have in December?

The average length of the day in December in Loma Colorada is 11.6h.

How many hours of sunshine does Loma Colorada have in December?

The average sunshine in December in Loma Colorada, Colombia, is 7.8h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Loma Colorada?

January through September, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index in Loma Colorada, Colombia.

How high is the UV index in December in Loma Colorada?

In Loma Colorada, the average daily maximum UV index in December is 7. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in December
Loma Colorada, Colombia

Average temperature in December - Loma Colorada, Colombia
  • Average high temperature in December: 34°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is March (37.1°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are October and November (32°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: 21.2°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is March (23.9°C).
The coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are November and December (21.2°C).

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Average pressure in December
Loma Colorada, Colombia

Average pressure in December - Loma Colorada, Colombia
  • Average pressure in December: 1009.5mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1009.9mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is November (1009.1mbar).

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Average wind speed in December
Loma Colorada, Colombia

Average wind speed in December - Loma Colorada, Colombia
  • Average wind speed in December: 5.1km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (5.8km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is November (4.8km/h).

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Average humidity in December
Loma Colorada, Colombia

Average humidity in December - Loma Colorada, Colombia
  • Average humidity in December: 61%

The month with the highest relative humidity is October (74%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is February (47%).

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Average rainfall in December
Loma Colorada, Colombia

Average rainfall in December - Loma Colorada, Colombia
  • Average rainfall in December: 12mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (128mm).
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are January and February (5mm).

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Average rainfall days in December
Loma Colorada, Colombia

Average rainfall days in December - Loma Colorada, Colombia
  • Average rainfall days in December: 8.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (24.4 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (3 days).

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Average daylight in December /
Average sunshine in December
Loma Colorada, Colombia

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Loma Colorada, Colombia
  • Average daylight in December: 11.6h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12.7h).
Months with the shortest days are January and December (Average daylight: 11.6h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 7.8h

Months with the most sunshine are April, June, July and August (Average sunshine: 11.5h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 7.6h).

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Average sunshine days in December
Loma Colorada, Colombia

Average sunshine days in December - Loma Colorada, Colombia
  • Average sunshine days in December: 19.7 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (25.3 days).
Months with the least sunshine days are May and October (4.3 days).

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Average UV index in December
Loma Colorada, Colombia

Average UV index in December - Loma Colorada, Colombia
  • Average UV index in December: 7

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

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Average cloud cover in December
Loma Colorada, Colombia

Average cloud cover in December - Loma Colorada, Colombia
  • Average cloud cover in December: 16

The month with the most cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 32).
Months with the least cloud cover are January and February (Cloud cover 12).

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Average visibility in December
Loma Colorada, Colombia

Average visibility in December - Loma Colorada, Colombia
  • Average visibility in December: 10km

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

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