December weather forecast
Bunia, Democratic Republic of Congo

Weather in December

The first month of the winter, December, is also a moderately hot month in Bunia, Democratic Republic of Congo, with an average temperature varying between 17.2°C (63°F) and 27.6°C (81.7°F).

Temperature

In Bunia, the average high-temperature in December is essentially the same as in November - a still moderately hot 27.6°C (81.7°F). The average low-temperature, in December, is 17.2°C (63°F).

Heat index

In December, the average heat index is estimated at a tropical 30°C (86°F). Exhaustion is likely with prolonged exposure and activity. Sustaining activity may result in heat cramps.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. 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 a measure of how hot it feels when the actual air humidity is factored in. Additional factors like wind, clothing, metabolic differences, and activity influence one's weather impression. Bear in mind that direct sunshine exposure increases weather impact, and may raise heat index 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.

Humidity

The average relative humidity in December is 71%.

Rainfall

In December, in Bunia, Democratic Republic of Congo, the rain falls for 19.6 days. Throughout December, 121mm (4.76") of precipitation is accumulated. In Bunia, during the entire year, the rain falls for 270.6 days and collects up to 1854mm (72.99") of precipitation.

Daylight

With an average of 12h and 2min of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year in Bunia, Democratic Republic of Congo.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 05:46 and sunset at 17:49. On the last day of December, sunrise is at 06:00 and sunset at 18:03 CAT.

Sunshine

In December, the average sunshine in Bunia is 9.5h.

UV index

The months with the highest UV index are January through May, July, September through December, with an average maximum UV index of 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from unsafe exposure to UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 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. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in December in Bunia?

In Bunia, in December, the average high-temperature is 27.6°C (81.7°F), and the average low-temperature is 17.2°C (63°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'real feel'), which calculates the temperature value influenced by the moisture in the air, in December is estimated at 30°C (86°F).

What is the average humidity in December in Bunia?

The average relative humidity in December is 71%.

How many days does it rain in December in Bunia?

In Bunia, Democratic Republic of Congo, in December, it is raining for 19.6 days, with typically 121mm (4.76") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the month with the shortest days in Bunia?

The month with the shortest days in Bunia is December, with an average of 12h and 2min of daylight.

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

The average day length in December in Bunia, Democratic Republic of Congo, is 12h and 2min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in December in Bunia?

On the first day of December, sunrise is at 05:46 and sunset at 17:49. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 06:00 and sunset at 18:03 CAT.

How many hours of sunshine does Bunia have in December?

In December, the average sunshine duration is 9.5h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Bunia?

The months with the highest UV index in Bunia, Democratic Republic of Congo, are January through May, July, September through December, with an average maximum UV index of 6.

How high is the UV index in December in Bunia?

In December, the average daily maximum UV index in Bunia is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to UV radiation.
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Average temperature in December
Bunia, Democratic Republic of Congo

Average temperature in December - Bunia, Democratic Republic of Congo
  • Average high temperature in December: 27.6°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is February (31.2°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (26.3°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: 17.2°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is February (19.1°C).
The coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are June, July and August (16.8°C).

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Average pressure in December
Bunia, Democratic Republic of Congo

Average pressure in December - Bunia, Democratic Republic of Congo
  • Average pressure in December: 1011.4mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is July (1013.7mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is February (1009.8mbar).

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Average wind speed in December
Bunia, Democratic Republic of Congo

Average wind speed in December - Bunia, Democratic Republic of Congo
  • Average wind speed in December: 4.7km/h

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are April and May (5.8km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is September (4.2km/h).

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Average humidity in December
Bunia, Democratic Republic of Congo

Average humidity in December - Bunia, Democratic Republic of Congo
  • Average humidity in December: 71%

The month with the highest relative humidity is October (82%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is January (55%).

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Average rainfall in December
Bunia, Democratic Republic of Congo

Average rainfall in December - Bunia, Democratic Republic of Congo
  • Average rainfall in December: 121mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (241mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (42mm).

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Average rainfall days in December
Bunia, Democratic Republic of Congo

Average rainfall days in December - Bunia, Democratic Republic of Congo
  • Average rainfall days in December: 19.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is October (27.4 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (11.1 days).

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Average daylight in December /
Average sunshine in December
Bunia, Democratic Republic of Congo

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Bunia, Democratic Republic of Congo
  • Average daylight in December: 12h and 2min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12h and 13min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 12h and 2min).

  • Average sunshine in December: 9h and 30min

The month with the most sunshine is April (Average sunshine: 10h and 54min).
The month with the least sunshine is October (Average sunshine: 8h and 36min).

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Average sunshine days in December
Bunia, Democratic Republic of Congo

Average sunshine days in December - Bunia, Democratic Republic of Congo
  • Average sunshine days in December: 9.6 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (18.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is September (2.1 days).

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Average UV index in December
Bunia, Democratic Republic of Congo

Average UV index in December - Bunia, Democratic Republic of Congo
  • Average UV index in December: 6

The months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, April, May, July, September, October, November and December (UV index 6).
The months with the lowest UV index are June and August (UV index 5).

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Average cloud cover in December
Bunia, Democratic Republic of Congo

Average cloud cover in December - Bunia, Democratic Republic of Congo
  • Average cloud cover in December: 24

The months with the most cloud cover are May, August and October (Cloud cover 35).
The month with the least cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 14).

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Average visibility in December
Bunia, Democratic Republic of Congo

Average visibility in December - Bunia, Democratic Republic of Congo
  • Average visibility in December: 9km

The months with the highest visibility are January, February and March (10km).
The months with the lowest visibility are May, August, September and October (8km).

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