Copan Ruinas
Honduras
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

December weather forecast and climate
Copan Ruinas, Honduras

December, the first month of the winter, in Copan Ruinas, is still a warm month, with average temperature ranging between min 16°C (60.8°F) and max 24°C (75.2°F).

Temperature

The coldest months are January and December, with an average high-temperature of 24°C (75.2°F).

Rainfall

In Copan Ruinas, during December, the rain falls for 14 days and regularly aggregates up to 60mm (2.4") of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 192 rainfall days, and 1622mm (63.9") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

December has the shortest days of the year, with an average of 11.3h of daylight.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Copan Ruinas is 6h.

UV index

The month with the lowest UV index in Copan Ruinas is December, with an average maximum UV index of 9. A UV Index value of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health risk from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 9 transform into the following instructions:
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. 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.

What are the coldest months in Copan Ruinas?

The coldest months in Copan Ruinas are January and December, with an average high-temperature of 24°C (75.2°F).

What is the temperature in December in Copan Ruinas?

In Copan Ruinas, Honduras, in December, the average high-temperature is 24°C (75.2°F), and the average low-temperature is 16°C (60.8°F).

How much does it rain in Copan Ruinas in December?

In Copan Ruinas, Honduras, in December, during 14 rainfall days, 60mm (2.4") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the month with the shortest days in Copan Ruinas?

The month with the shortest days in Copan Ruinas is December, with an average of 11.3h of daylight.

What is the average length of the day in December in Copan Ruinas?

In Copan Ruinas, Honduras, the average length of the day in December is 11.3h.

How long on average sun shines in December in Copan Ruinas?

In December, the average sunshine in Copan Ruinas, Honduras, is 6h.

When is the lowest UV index in Copan Ruinas?

December is the month with the lowest UV index in Copan Ruinas, with an average maximum UV index of 9.

What is the UV index intensity in December in Copan Ruinas?

The average daily maximum UV index in December is 9. A UV Index reading of 8 to 10 represents a very high hazard to health from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in December - Copan Ruinas, Honduras
  • Average high temperature in December: 24°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are April and May (30°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January and December (24°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: 16°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are June, August and September (19°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and February (15°C).

Average rainfall in December - Copan Ruinas, Honduras
  • Average rainfall in December: 60mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (286mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is March (28mm).

Average rainfall days in December - Copan Ruinas, Honduras
  • Average rainfall days in December: 14 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are June, July, August and September (23 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are March and April (7 days).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Copan Ruinas, Honduras
  • Average daylight in December: 11.3h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.3h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 6h

Months with most sunshine are March, April and May (Average sunshine: 8h).
The month with least sunshine is November (Average sunshine: 5h).

Average UV index in December - Copan Ruinas, Honduras
  • Average UV index in December: 9

Months with the highest UV index are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September and October (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 9).