Sainte Croix
Guadeloupe
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

December weather forecast and climate
Sainte Croix, Guadeloupe

The first month of the winter, December, is still a warm month in Sainte Croix, Guadeloupe, with temperature in the range of an average low of 22°C (71.6°F) and an average high of 29°C (84.2°F).

Temperature

In December, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in November - a warm 29°C (84.2°F). The average low-temperature, in December, is 22°C (71.6°F).

Rainfall

In December, in Sainte Croix, the rain falls for 18 days. Throughout December, 186mm (7.3") of precipitation is accumulated. In Sainte Croix, during the entire year, the rain falls for 202 days and collects up to 2097mm (82.6") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In Sainte Croix, in December, the average water temperature is 27°C (80.6°F).
Note: For swimming, diving, and other water activities, temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are perceived as very enjoyable and pleasurable for prolonged periods without feeling uncomfortable.

Daylight

The month with the shortest days is December, with an average of 11.2h of daylight.

Sunshine

January, February, September through December, with an average of 7h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine in Sainte Croix, Guadeloupe.

UV index

December is the month with the lowest UV index, with an average maximum UV index of 8. A UV Index reading of 8 to 10 represents a very high health risk from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 8 interpret into the following advice:
Take extra precautions. Fair-skinned individuals may get burned in less than 10 minutes. 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. Beware! The reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.

What is the temperature in December in Sainte Croix?

In December, in Sainte Croix, Guadeloupe, the average high-temperature is 29°C (84.2°F), and the average low-temperature is 22°C (71.6°F).

How much does it rain in Sainte Croix in December?

In Sainte Croix, in December, it is raining for 18 days, with typically 186mm (7.3") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the water temperature in December in Sainte Croix?

In Sainte Croix, in December, the average water temperature is 27°C (80.6°F). For swimming, diving, and other water activities, temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are perceived as very enjoyable and pleasurable for prolonged periods without feeling uncomfortable.

What is the month with the shortest days in Sainte Croix?

December has the shortest days of the year in Sainte Croix, with an average of 11.2h of daylight.

How many hours of daylight does Sainte Croix have in December?

In Sainte Croix, Guadeloupe, the average length of the day in December is 11.2h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Sainte Croix?

January, February, September through December, with an average of 7h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine in Sainte Croix, Guadeloupe.

How many hours of sunshine does Sainte Croix have in December?

In December, the average sunshine in Sainte Croix, Guadeloupe, is 7h.

When is the lowest UV index in Sainte Croix?

December is the month with the lowest UV index in Sainte Croix, Guadeloupe, with an average maximum UV index of 8.

What is the UV index intensity in December in Sainte Croix?

The average daily maximum UV index in December in Sainte Croix is 8. A UV Index reading of 8 to 10 represents a very high health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in December - Sainte Croix, Guadeloupe
  • Average high temperature in December: 29°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July, August and September (31°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (28°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: 22°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (24°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January, February and March (21°C).

Average rainfall in December - Sainte Croix, Guadeloupe
  • Average rainfall in December: 186mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (278mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (84mm).

Average rainfall days in December - Sainte Croix, Guadeloupe
  • Average rainfall days in December: 18 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is September (20 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are February and April (13 days).

Average sea temperature in December - Sainte Croix, Guadeloupe
  • Average sea temperature in December: 27°C

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are September and October (29°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are February and March (26°C).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Sainte Croix, Guadeloupe
  • Average daylight in December: 11.2h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.1h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.2h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 7h

Months with most sunshine are March, April, May, June, July and August (Average sunshine: 8h).
Months with least sunshine are January, February, September, October, November and December (Average sunshine: 7).

Average UV index in December - Sainte Croix, Guadeloupe
  • Average UV index in December: 8

Months with the highest UV index are March, April, May, June, July, August and September (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 8).