Lilongwe
Malawi
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

December weather forecast and climate
Lilongwe, Malawi

Clear skies above a minaret mosque tower in Lilongwe, Malawi
Clear skies above a minaret mosque tower in Lilongwe, Malawi
December, the first month of the summer, in Lilongwe, is still a warm month, with average temperature fluctuating between 27°C (80.6°F) and 17°C (62.6°F).

Temperature

In December, the average high-temperature marginally drops, from a tropical 30°C (86°F) in November, to a warm 27°C (80.6°F). The average low-temperature, in Lilongwe, is 17°C (62.6°F).

Rainfall

In December, the rain falls for 16 days. Throughout December, 179mm (7") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 82 rainfall days, and 843mm (33.2") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

The month with the longest days in Lilongwe is December, with an average of 12.9h of daylight.

Sunshine

In December, the average sunshine is 6h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Lilongwe are January through March, September through December, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an ultimate health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 12 in December transform into the following instructions:
Practice all essential precautions. Protection against sun damage is crucial. 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. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun.

What is the temperature in December in Lilongwe?

In December, the average high-temperature is 27°C (80.6°F), and the average low-temperature is 17°C (62.6°F).

How many days does it rain in December in Lilongwe?

In December, the rain falls for 16 days. Throughout December, 179mm (7") of precipitation is accumulated.

When are the longest days in Lilongwe?

December has the longest days of the year in Lilongwe, Malawi, with an average of 12.9h of daylight.

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

In December, the average length of the day is 12.9h.

How long on average sun shines in December in Lilongwe?

In Lilongwe, the average sunshine in December is 6h.

When is the highest UV index in Lilongwe?

January through March, September through December, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Lilongwe, Malawi.

What is the UV index reading in December in Lilongwe?

In Lilongwe, the average daily maximum UV index in December is 12. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in December - Lilongwe, Malawi
  • Average high temperature in December: 27°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are October and November (30°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are June and July (23°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: 17°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are January, February and December (17°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (6°C).

Average rainfall in December - Lilongwe, Malawi
  • Average rainfall in December: 179mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (223mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is August (0mm).

Average rainfall days in December - Lilongwe, Malawi
  • Average rainfall days in December: 16 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (18 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are June, July, August and September (1 days).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Lilongwe, Malawi
  • Average daylight in December: 12.9h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 12.9h).
The month with shortest days is June (Average daylight: 11.3h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 6h

The month with most sunshine is September (Average sunshine: 10h).
Months with least sunshine are January and February (Average sunshine: 5).

Average UV index in December - Lilongwe, Malawi
  • Average UV index in December: 12

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, September, October, November and December (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is June (UV index 8).