Benghazi
Libya
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

December weather forecast and climate
Benghazi, Libya

The first month of the winter, December, is still a comfortable month in Benghazi, Libya, with average temperature ranging between max 18.4°C (65.1°F) and min 9.9°C (49.8°F).

Temperature

In Benghazi, the average high-temperature in December slightly decreases, from a warm 23.2°C (73.8°F) in November, to a comfortable 18.4°C (65.1°F). The average low-temperature, in Benghazi, is 9.9°C (49.8°F).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in December is 74%.

Rainfall

In Benghazi, during December, the rain falls for 10 days and regularly aggregates up to 64mm (2.5") of precipitation. In Benghazi, Libya, during the entire year, the rain falls for 45 days and collects up to 270mm (10.6") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In December, the average sea temperature in Benghazi, Libya, is 19°C (66.2°F).
Note: Swimming in 19°C (66.2°F) is not enjoyable for the majority. Controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as surface water temperature decreases below 21°C (69.8°F).

Daylight

With an average of 10.1h of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year.

Sunshine

December has the least sunshine of the year, with an average of 5.4h of sunshine.

UV index

January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 3, are months with the lowest UV index in Benghazi. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health risk from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 3 transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions. Light skin individuals may get burned in less than 30 minutes. 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.

What is the temperature in December in Benghazi?

In Benghazi, in December, the average high-temperature is 18.4°C (65.1°F), and the average low-temperature is 9.9°C (49.8°F).

What is the average humidity in December in Benghazi?

In December, the average relative humidity in Benghazi is 74%.

How much does it rain in Benghazi in December?

In Benghazi, in December, during 10 rainfall days, 64mm (2.5") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the sea water temperature in December in Benghazi?

In Benghazi, Libya, in December, the average water temperature is 19°C (66.2°F). For swimming, a surface water temperature of 19°C (66.2°F) is not enjoyable for the majority. It is not considered safe, as controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as water temperature decreases below 21°C (69.8°F).

What is the month with the shortest days in Benghazi?

The month with the shortest days is December, with an average of 10.1h of daylight.

How many hours of daylight does Benghazi have in December?

In December, the average length of the day in Benghazi, Libya, is 10.1h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Benghazi?

The month with the least sunshine is December, with an average of 5.4h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Benghazi have in December?

In December, the average sunshine is 5.4h.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Benghazi?

Months with the lowest UV index in Benghazi are January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 3.

How high is the UV index in December in Benghazi?

In Benghazi, the average daily maximum UV index in December is 3. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in December - Benghazi, Libya
  • Average high temperature in December: 18.4°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (32.3°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (16.7°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: 9.9°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (20.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (8.3°C).

Average humidity in December - Benghazi, Libya
  • Average humidity in December: 74%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (76%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are May and June (55%).

Average rainfall in December - Benghazi, Libya
  • Average rainfall in December: 64mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (66mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (0mm).

Average rainfall days in December - Benghazi, Libya
  • Average rainfall days in December: 10 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (12 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average sea temperature in December - Benghazi, Libya
  • Average sea temperature in December: 19°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (27°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are February and March (16°C).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Benghazi, Libya
  • Average daylight in December: 10.1h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.2h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.1h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 5.4h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 12.3h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5.4h).

Average UV index in December - Benghazi, Libya
  • Average UV index in December: 3

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 11).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 3).