Tamale
Ghana
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

December weather forecast and climate
Tamale, Ghana

The first month of the winter, December, is still a torrid month in Tamale, Ghana, with temperature in the range of an average high of 35°C (95°F) and an average low of 20°C (68°F).

Temperature

In Tamale, the average high-temperature in December remains equal as in November - a still very hot 35°C (95°F). In December, in Tamale, the average low-temperature is 20°C (68°F).

Rainfall

December is the month with the least rainfall. Rain falls for 4 days and accumulates 3mm (0.1") of precipitation.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In Tamale, the average sunshine in December is 8.5h.

UV index

November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 10, are months with the lowest UV index in Tamale. A UV Index value of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health risk from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for average individuals.
The daily maximum UV index of 10 interpret into the following advice:
Take special precautions, as unprotected eyes and skin can be burned and damaged quickly. 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. A broad-spectrum sunscreen of SPF 30+ should be liberally applied and re-applied every two hours, and immediately after an outdoor workout or a swim.

What is the temperature in December in Tamale?

The average high-temperature, in December, in Tamale, Ghana, is 35°C (95°F), while the average low-temperature is 20°C (68°F).

How many days does it rain in December in Tamale?

In Tamale, Ghana, in December, during 4 rainfall days, 3mm (0.1") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the driest month in Tamale?

December is the month with the least rainfall in Tamale, Ghana. Rain falls for 4 days and accumulates 3mm (0.1") of precipitation.

What is the month with the shortest days in Tamale?

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

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

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

How long on average sun shines in December in Tamale?

In December, the average sunshine in Tamale, Ghana, is 8.5h.

When is the lowest UV index in Tamale?

Months with the lowest UV index in Tamale, Ghana, are November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 10.

How high is the UV index in December in Tamale?

The average daily maximum UV index in December in Tamale, Ghana, is 10. A UV Index value of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in December - Tamale, Ghana
  • Average high temperature in December: 35°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are February and March (37°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is August (29°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: 20°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are March and April (25°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and December (20°C).

Average rainfall in December - Tamale, Ghana
  • Average rainfall in December: 3mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is September (231mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is December (3mm).

Average rainfall days in December - Tamale, Ghana
  • Average rainfall days in December: 4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is September (24 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are January, February and November (3 days).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Tamale, Ghana
  • Average daylight in December: 11.6h

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

  • Average sunshine in December: 8.5h

The month with most sunshine is November (Average sunshine: 9.4h).
The month with least sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 4.5h).

Average UV index in December - Tamale, Ghana
  • Average UV index in December: 10

Months with the highest UV index are February, March, April, May, June, August, September and October (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are November and December (UV index 10).