December weather forecast and climate
Ponedera, Colombia

The first month of the winter, December, is still a hot month in Ponedera, Colombia, with average temperature fluctuating between 23.9°C (75°F) and 33.1°C (91.6°F).

Temperature

In December, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in November - a still hot 33.1°C (91.6°F). In December, the average low-temperature is 23.9°C (75°F).

Heat index

In December, the average heat index is appraised at a burning hot 45.6°C (114.1°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. 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 'real feel', 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature', or 'feels like', is a measure that combines both air temperature and relative humidity into a single value that indicates how hot the weather feels. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (metabolic differences, pregnancy, clothing), and activity. 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.
The human body normally cools itself by perspiration. Excessive warmth is eliminated from the body by evaporation of sweat. Under high air temperature and humidity (high heat index) conditions, perspiration is limited, and the perception of heat is increased. If the body can not disperse the excessive heat and body temperature reaches conditions of hyperthermia, above 37.5°C (99.5°F) to 38.3°C (100.9°F), thermal conditions are potentially life-threatening.

Humidity

In Ponedera, Colombia, the average relative humidity is 74%.

Rainfall

In Ponedera, during December, the rain falls for 10 days and regularly aggregates up to 31mm (1.22") of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 186.6 rainfall days, and 1036mm (40.79") of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

In Ponedera snow does not fall in January through August, October through December.

Daylight

With an average of 11.5h of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year in Ponedera, Colombia.

Sunshine

December has the least sunshine of the year in Ponedera, Colombia, with an average of 7.4h of sunshine.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7. January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the lowest 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 average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 7 in December transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions and adopt sun safety practices. Protection against sunburn is obliged. 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.

What is the temperature in December in Ponedera?

The average high-temperature, in December, in Ponedera, Colombia, is 33.1°C (91.6°F), while the average low-temperature is 23.9°C (75°F). In December, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'felt air temperature'), that combines relative humidity and air temperature, is estimated at 45.6°C (114.1°F).

What is the average humidity in December in Ponedera?

The average relative humidity in December in Ponedera, Colombia, is 74%.

How much does it rain in Ponedera in December?

In Ponedera, in December, it is raining for 10 days, with typically 31mm (1.22") of accumulated precipitation.

When it does not snow in Ponedera?

January through August, October through December are months without snowfall in Ponedera.

What is the month with the shortest days in Ponedera?

The month with the shortest days is December, with an average of 11.5h of daylight.

What is the average length of the day in December in Ponedera?

The average length of the day in December in Ponedera is 11.5h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Ponedera?

With an average of 7.4h of sunshine, December has the least sunshine of the year.

How long on average sun shines in December in Ponedera?

In December, the average sunshine is 7.4h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Ponedera?

January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index in Ponedera, Colombia.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in Ponedera?

Months with the lowest UV index in Ponedera are January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7.

What is the UV index reading in December in Ponedera?

In Ponedera, Colombia, the average daily maximum UV index in December is 7. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in December - Ponedera, Colombia
  • Average high temperature in December: 33.1°C

The warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are February and March (35.5°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is October (31.6°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: 23.9°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is April (25.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (23.7°C).

Average pressure in December - Ponedera, Colombia
  • Average pressure in December: 1009.3mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1009.8mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is November (1009mbar).

Average wind speed in December - Ponedera, Colombia
  • Average wind speed in December: 9.1km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is March (13.8km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is October (7.1km/h).

Average humidity in December - Ponedera, Colombia
  • Average humidity in December: 74%

Months with the highest relative humidity are October and November (81%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is February (63%).

Average rainfall in December - Ponedera, Colombia
  • Average rainfall in December: 31mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (215mm).
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are January and February (4mm).

Average rainfall days in December - Ponedera, Colombia
  • Average rainfall days in December: 10 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is October (27 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (2.2 days).

Average snowfall days in December - Ponedera, Colombia
  • Average snowfall days in December: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is September (0.1 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, October, November and December (0 days).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Ponedera, Colombia
  • Average daylight in December: 11.5h

Months with the longest days are June and July (Average daylight: 12.7h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.5h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 7.4h

The month with the most sunshine is April (Average sunshine: 11.4h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 7.4h).

Average sunshine days in December - Ponedera, Colombia
  • Average sunshine days in December: 19.5 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (27.6 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is October (2.5 days).

Average UV index in December - Ponedera, Colombia
  • Average UV index in December: 7

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

Average cloud cover in December - Ponedera, Colombia
  • Average cloud cover in December: 17

The month with the most cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 37).
The month with the least cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 14).

Average visibility in December - Ponedera, Colombia
  • Average visibility in December: 10km

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