December weather forecast and climate
Gankewa, Iraq

The first month of the winter, December, is still a cool month in Gankewa, Iraq, with temperature in the range of an average high of 11°C (51.8°F) and an average low of 3.8°C (38.8°F).

Temperature

In December, the average high-temperature decreases, from a comfortable 16.3°C (61.3°F) in November, to a fresh 11°C (51.8°F). In Gankewa, the average low-temperature is 3.8°C (38.8°F).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Gankewa is 58%.

Rainfall

In Gankewa, Iraq, in December, during 10.4 rainfall days, 86mm (3.39") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Gankewa, during the entire year, the rain falls for 84.7 days and collects up to 464mm (18.27") of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through March and December are months with snowfall. December is the first month it typically snows. Throughout December, in the average 0.5 snowfall days, it receives 14mm (0.55") of snow. In Gankewa, during the entire year, snow falls for 5.6 days, and aggregates up to 186mm (7.32") of snow.

Daylight

With an average of 9.8h of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year in Gankewa.

Sunshine

Months with the least sunshine in Gankewa are January, February and December, with an average of 6.1h of sunshine.

UV index

In December, the average daily maximum UV index in Gankewa, Iraq, is 3. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium health hazard from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: In December, the average maximum UV index of 3 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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 strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.

What is the temperature in December in Gankewa?

The average high-temperature, in December, in Gankewa, is 11°C (51.8°F), while the average low-temperature is 3.8°C (38.8°F).

What is the average humidity in December in Gankewa?

The average relative humidity in December in Gankewa is 58%.

How many days does it rain in December in Gankewa?

In December, in Gankewa, the rain falls for 10.4 days. Throughout December, 86mm (3.39") of precipitation is accumulated.

When does it start snowing in Gankewa?

December is the first month it typically snows in Gankewa. Throughout December, in the average 0.5 snowfall days, it receives 14mm (0.55") of snow.

What is the month with the shortest days in Gankewa?

December has the shortest days of the year in Gankewa, Iraq, with an average of 9.8h of daylight.

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

In Gankewa, Iraq, the average length of the day in December is 9.8h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Gankewa?

Months with the least sunshine in Gankewa are January, February and December, with an average of 6.1h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Gankewa have in December?

In Gankewa, Iraq, the average sunshine in December is 6.1h.

How high is the UV index in December in Gankewa?

The average daily maximum UV index in December in Gankewa is 3. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health threat from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in December - Gankewa, Iraq
  • Average high temperature in December: 11°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (38.4°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (8.8°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: 3.8°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (23.9°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (1.8°C).

Average pressure in December - Gankewa, Iraq
  • Average pressure in December: 1021.4mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is December (1021.4mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is July (1003mbar).

Average wind speed in December - Gankewa, Iraq
  • Average wind speed in December: 6.2km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is June (9.3km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is November (6km/h).

Average humidity in December - Gankewa, Iraq
  • Average humidity in December: 58%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (63%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are July and August (17%).

Average rainfall in December - Gankewa, Iraq
  • Average rainfall in December: 86mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is March (91mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is July (0mm).

Average rainfall days in December - Gankewa, Iraq
  • Average rainfall days in December: 10.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (14.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is August (0.4 days).

Average snowfall in December - Gankewa, Iraq
  • Average snowfall in December: 14mm

The month with the highest snowfall is January (98mm).
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0mm).

Average snowfall days in December - Gankewa, Iraq
  • Average snowfall days in December: 0.5 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (2.5 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0 days).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Gankewa, Iraq
  • Average daylight in December: 9.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.6h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.8h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 6.1h

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 12.5h).
Months with the least sunshine are January, February and December (Average sunshine: 6.1).

Average sunshine days in December - Gankewa, Iraq
  • Average sunshine days in December: 19.6 days

The month with the most sunshine days is July (30.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is March (14.8 days).

Average UV index in December - Gankewa, Iraq
  • Average UV index in December: 3

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 8).
The month with the lowest UV index is January (UV index 2).

Average cloud cover in December - Gankewa, Iraq
  • Average cloud cover in December: 33

Months with the most cloud cover are January, February, March and December (Cloud cover 33).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 2).

Average visibility in December - Gankewa, Iraq
  • Average visibility in December: 10km

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