December weather forecast and climate
Pozo de Hurtado, Colombia

Weather in December

The first month of the winter, December, is still a warm month in Pozo de Hurtado, Colombia, with average temperature fluctuating between 18.2°C (64.8°F) and 27.1°C (80.8°F).

Temperature

In Pozo de Hurtado, the average high-temperature in December is relatively the same as in November - a still moderately hot 27.1°C (80.8°F). The average low-temperature, in December, is 18.2°C (64.8°F).

Heat index

The average heat index is evaluated at 29.1°C (84.4°F). Exhaustion is likely with prolonged exposure and activity. Sustaining activity may result in heat cramps.
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 'felt air temperature', 'real feel', 'feels like', or 'apparent temperature', is calculated by taking the relative humidity value for a specific location and factoring it into the air temperature reading. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (differences in body mass, height, and shape, pregnancy, metabolic differences), 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 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.

Humidity

In Pozo de Hurtado, the average relative humidity in December is 71%.

Rainfall

In Pozo de Hurtado, during December, the rain falls for 15.4 days and regularly aggregates up to 27mm (1.06") of precipitation. In Pozo de Hurtado, during the entire year, the rain falls for 246.2 days and collects up to 896mm (35.28") of precipitation.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In December, the average sunshine is 8.1h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Pozo de Hurtado are January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 6. January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the lowest UV index. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions and adopt sun safety practices. Protection against sunburn is obliged. 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. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in December in Pozo de Hurtado?

In Pozo de Hurtado, in December, the average high-temperature is 27.1°C (80.8°F), and the average low-temperature is 18.2°C (64.8°F). In December, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'real feel'), that takes the relative humidity and factores it into the air temperature reading, is evaluated at 29.1°C (84.4°F).

What is the average humidity in December in Pozo de Hurtado?

In December, the average relative humidity in Pozo de Hurtado is 71%.

How much does it rain in Pozo de Hurtado in December?

In Pozo de Hurtado, Colombia, in December, during 15.4 rainfall days, 27mm (1.06") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the month with the shortest days in Pozo de Hurtado?

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

What is the average length of the day in December in Pozo de Hurtado?

In December, the average length of the day in Pozo de Hurtado, Colombia, is 11.5h.

How long on average sun shines in December in Pozo de Hurtado?

In Pozo de Hurtado, Colombia, the average sunshine in December is 8.1h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Pozo de Hurtado?

January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index.

When is the lowest UV index in Pozo de Hurtado?

January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the lowest UV index.

How high is the UV index in December in Pozo de Hurtado?

The average daily maximum UV index in December in Pozo de Hurtado is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high hazard to health from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in December
Pozo de Hurtado, Colombia

Average temperature in December - Pozo de Hurtado, Colombia
  • Average high temperature in December: 27.1°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (28.7°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is November (26.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: 18.2°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is April (19.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is September (18.1°C).

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Average pressure in December
Pozo de Hurtado, Colombia

Average pressure in December - Pozo de Hurtado, Colombia
  • Average pressure in December: 1010.1mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1010.8mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is November (1009.5mbar).

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Average wind speed in December
Pozo de Hurtado, Colombia

Average wind speed in December - Pozo de Hurtado, Colombia
  • Average wind speed in December: 8km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (9.6km/h).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are September and October (4.6km/h).

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Average humidity in December
Pozo de Hurtado, Colombia

Average humidity in December - Pozo de Hurtado, Colombia
  • Average humidity in December: 71%

Months with the highest relative humidity are October and November (73%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is February (65%).

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Average rainfall in December
Pozo de Hurtado, Colombia

Average rainfall in December - Pozo de Hurtado, Colombia
  • Average rainfall in December: 27mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (135mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (13mm).

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Average rainfall days in December
Pozo de Hurtado, Colombia

Average rainfall days in December - Pozo de Hurtado, Colombia
  • Average rainfall days in December: 15.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (26.6 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (9.1 days).

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Average daylight in December /
Average sunshine in December
Pozo de Hurtado, Colombia

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Pozo de Hurtado, 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: 8.1h

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 11.6h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 7.6h).

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Average sunshine days in December
Pozo de Hurtado, Colombia

Average sunshine days in December - Pozo de Hurtado, Colombia
  • Average sunshine days in December: 8.4 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (11.9 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is September (0.8 days).

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Average UV index in December
Pozo de Hurtado, Colombia

Average UV index in December - Pozo de Hurtado, Colombia
  • Average UV index in December: 6

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

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Average cloud cover in December
Pozo de Hurtado, Colombia

Average cloud cover in December - Pozo de Hurtado, Colombia
  • Average cloud cover in December: 20

The month with the most cloud cover is May (Cloud cover 32).
The month with the least cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 16).

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Average visibility in December
Pozo de Hurtado, Colombia

Average visibility in December - Pozo de Hurtado, Colombia
  • Average visibility in December: 10km

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

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