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Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

December weather forecast and climate
Kuwait City, Kuwait

Brown sandy shores overlooking the cityscape of Kuwait city, in Kuwait, below the dark sky
Brown sandy shores overlooking the cityscape of Kuwait city, in Kuwait, below the dark sky
The first month of the winter, December, is still a pleasant month in Kuwait City, Kuwait, with temperature in the range of an average high of 21.9°C (71.4°F) and an average low of 9.9°C (49.8°F).

Temperature

In December, the average high-temperature drops, from a moderately hot 27.8°C (82°F) in November, to an agreeable 21.9°C (71.4°F). In Kuwait City, the average low-temperature is 9.9°C (49.8°F).

Rainfall

In Kuwait City, it is raining for 3 days, with typically 25.5mm (1") of accumulated precipitation. In Kuwait City, during the entire year, the rain falls for 19 days and collects up to 116.2mm (4.6") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In Kuwait City, the average seawater temperature is 22°C (71.6°F).
Note: For individuals prone to feeling cold, swimming in 23°C (73.4°F) is still regarded as intolerable. A wetsuit is not a necessity, but sunshine, wind, and air temperature are essential factors for relishing swimming at 22°C (71.6°F).

Daylight

With an average of 10.3h of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year.

Sunshine

The month with the least sunshine is December, with an average of 6.2h of sunshine.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index are January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 4. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: In December, the average maximum UV index of 4 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against the skin and eye damage is obliged. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is significantly increased by the reflection of the water and sand.

What is the temperature in December in Kuwait City?

The average high-temperature, in December, in Kuwait City, is 21.9°C (71.4°F), while the average low-temperature is 9.9°C (49.8°F).

How much does it rain in Kuwait City in December?

In Kuwait City, during December, the rain falls for 3 days and regularly aggregates up to 25.5mm (1") of precipitation.

What is the sea temperature in December in Kuwait City?

In December, the average sea temperature in Kuwait City, Kuwait, is 22°C (71.6°F). A person's cold intolerance, with sunshine, wind, and air temperature, are essential factors for enjoying swimming in 22°C (71.6°F) water.

What is the month with the shortest days in Kuwait City?

With an average of 10.3h of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year.

How many hours of daylight does Kuwait City have in December?

The average length of the day in December in Kuwait City is 10.3h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Kuwait City?

The month with the least sunshine in Kuwait City is December, with an average of 6.2h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Kuwait City have in December?

In Kuwait City, Kuwait, the average sunshine in December is 6.2h.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in Kuwait City?

January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 4, are months with the lowest UV index in Kuwait City, Kuwait.

What is the UV index reading in December in Kuwait City?

In Kuwait City, Kuwait, the average daily maximum UV index in December is 4. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in December - Kuwait City, Kuwait
  • Average high temperature in December: 21.9°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (46.9°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (19.5°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: 9.9°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (30.7°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (8.5°C).

Average rainfall in December - Kuwait City, Kuwait
  • Average rainfall in December: 25.5mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (30.2mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are June, July, August and September (0mm).

Average rainfall days in December - Kuwait City, Kuwait
  • Average rainfall days in December: 3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (5 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average sea temperature in December - Kuwait City, Kuwait
  • Average sea temperature in December: 22°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (32°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (17°C).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Kuwait City, Kuwait
  • Average daylight in December: 10.3h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.3h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 6.2h

The month with most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10.2h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6.2h).

Average UV index in December - Kuwait City, Kuwait
  • Average UV index in December: 4

Months with the highest UV index are May, June and July (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 4).