Astana
Kazakhstan
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

December weather forecast and climate
Astana, Kazakhstan

The view of the Baiterek Tower in the city of Astana, Kazakhstan, with the rest of the city buildings in the background
The view of the Baiterek Tower in the city of Astana, Kazakhstan, with the rest of the city buildings in the background
The first month of the winter, December, is still a freezing cold month in Astana, Kazakhstan, with average temperature fluctuating between -8°C (17.6°F) and -16.1°C (3°F).

Temperature

In December, the average high-temperature decreases, from a freezing cold -1.4°C (29.5°F) in November, to a still subzero cold -8°C (17.6°F). In December, in Astana, Kazakhstan, the average low-temperature is -16.1°C (3°F).

Humidity

In December, the average relative humidity is 79%.

Rainfall

In Astana, during December, the rain falls for 3 days and regularly aggregates up to 22mm (0.9") of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 106 rainfall days, and 320mm (12.6") of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through June, September through December are months with snowfall in Astana.

Daylight

December has the shortest days of the year in Astana, with an average of 8h of daylight.

Sunshine

The month with the least sunshine is December, with an average of 3h of sunshine.

UV index

With an average maximum UV index of 0, December is the month with the lowest UV index. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 0 in December transform into the following instructions:
Most people can stay in the Sun for up to 1 hour without burning, apart from children that always must be protected from sun exposure. 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 Astana?

In Astana, Kazakhstan, in December, the average high-temperature is -8°C (17.6°F), and the average low-temperature is -16.1°C (3°F).

What is the average humidity in December in Astana?

In December, the average relative humidity is 79%.

How many days does it rain in December in Astana?

In Astana, Kazakhstan, in December, during 3 rainfall days, 22mm (0.9") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How many days does it snow in December in Astana?

In December, in Astana, snow falls for 24 days.

What is the month with the shortest days in Astana?

December has the shortest days of the year in Astana, Kazakhstan, with an average of 8h of daylight.

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

In December, the average length of the day is 8h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Astana?

With an average of 3h of sunshine, December has the least sunshine of the year in Astana, Kazakhstan.

How long on average sun shines in December in Astana?

The average sunshine in December in Astana, Kazakhstan, is 3h.

When is the lowest UV index in Astana?

December is the month with the lowest UV index, with an average maximum UV index of 0.

What is the UV index reading in December in Astana?

In Astana, Kazakhstan, the average daily maximum UV index in December is 0. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in December - Astana, Kazakhstan
  • Average high temperature in December: -8°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (26.8°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (-9.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: -16.1°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (15°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (-18.5°C).

Average humidity in December - Astana, Kazakhstan
  • Average humidity in December: 79%

The month with the highest relative humidity is November (80%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is June (53%).

Average rainfall in December - Astana, Kazakhstan
  • Average rainfall in December: 22mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (50mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (15mm).

Average rainfall days in December - Astana, Kazakhstan
  • Average rainfall days in December: 3 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are May and July (15 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are January and February (2 days).

Average snowfall days in December - Astana, Kazakhstan
  • Average snowfall days in December: 24 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (25 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are July and August (0 days).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Astana, Kazakhstan
  • Average daylight in December: 8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 16.5h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 3h

The month with most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 11.2h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 3h).

Average UV index in December - Astana, Kazakhstan
  • Average UV index in December: 0

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 7).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 0).