December weather forecast
Mchinji, Malawi

Weather in December

December, the first month of the summer in Mchinji, is still a warm month, with an average temperature varying between 19.3°C (66.7°F) and 28.3°C (82.9°F).

Temperature

In Mchinji, Malawi, the average high-temperature in December marginally drops from a hot 31.5°C (88.7°F) in November to a warm 28.3°C (82.9°F). In Mchinji, in December, the average low-temperature is 19.3°C (66.7°F).

Heat index

The average heat index in December is evaluated at a tropical 32°C (89.6°F). Constant exposure and activity lead to possible fatigue. Prolonged exercise may result in heat cramps.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'feels like', 'real feel', 'felt air temperature', or 'apparent temperature', is a measure of how hot it feels when the actual air humidity is factored in. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (metabolic differences, clothing, differences in body mass, height, and shape), and activity. Be aware that direct exposure to sunlight increases heat impact and may raise the heat index by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are particularly important for children. Children are often less aware of the need to rest and re-hydrate. Thirst is a late sign of dehydration - it is vital to remain hydrated, particularly during prolonged physical activities.

Humidity

The average relative humidity in December in Mchinji is 75%.

Rainfall

In December, the rain falls for 27.8 days. Throughout December, 195mm (7.68") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Mchinji, there are 160.6 rainfall days, and 873mm (34.37") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

The month with the longest days in Mchinji is December, with an average of 12h and 56min of daylight.
On the first day of December, sunrise is at 05:11 and sunset at 18:03. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 05:23 and sunset at 18:19 CAT.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in December is 9.9h.

UV index

The months with the lowest UV index are January, April through June and December, with an average maximum UV index of 5. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health hazard from unsafe exposure to UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 5 in December transform into the following instructions:
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. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for the 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in December in Mchinji?

In Mchinji, Malawi, in December, the average high-temperature is 28.3°C (82.9°F), and the average low-temperature is 19.3°C (66.7°F). in December, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'felt air temperature'), which takes the relative humidity and factors it into the air temperature reading, is evaluated at 32°C (89.6°F).

What is the average humidity in December in Mchinji?

In December, the average relative humidity in Mchinji is 75%.

How many days does it rain in December in Mchinji?

In Mchinji, in December, it is raining for 27.8 days, with typically 195mm (7.68") of accumulated precipitation.

When are the longest days in Mchinji?

With an average of 12h and 56min of daylight, December has the longest days of the year in Mchinji, Malawi.

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

The average day length in December in Mchinji, Malawi, is 12h and 56min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in December in Mchinji?

In December, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 05:11 and sunset at 18:03. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 05:23 and sunset at 18:19 CAT.

How long on average sun shines in December in Mchinji?

In December, the average sunshine duration in Mchinji, Malawi, is 9.9h.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in Mchinji?

January, April through June and December, with an average maximum UV index of 5, are months with the lowest UV index in Mchinji.

What is the UV index intensity in December in Mchinji?

In Mchinji, the average daily maximum UV index in December is 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium hazard to health from exposure to Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in December
Mchinji, Malawi

Average temperature in December - Mchinji, Malawi
  • Average high temperature in December: 28.3°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is October (32.6°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is June (24.5°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: 19.3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is November (20.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (12.3°C).

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Average pressure in December
Mchinji, Malawi

Average pressure in December - Mchinji, Malawi
  • Average pressure in December: 1011.2mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is July (1020.1mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is January (1011.1mbar).

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Average wind speed in December
Mchinji, Malawi

Average wind speed in December - Mchinji, Malawi
  • Average wind speed in December: 8.4km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is September (14.4km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is January (7.2km/h).

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Average humidity in December
Mchinji, Malawi

Average humidity in December - Mchinji, Malawi
  • Average humidity in December: 75%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (87%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is September (39%).

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Average rainfall in December
Mchinji, Malawi

Average rainfall in December - Mchinji, Malawi
  • Average rainfall in December: 195mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (217mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (0mm).

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Average rainfall days in December
Mchinji, Malawi

Average rainfall days in December - Mchinji, Malawi
  • Average rainfall days in December: 27.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (29.6 days).
The month with the least rainy days is September (1.2 days).

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Average daylight in December /
Average sunshine in December
Mchinji, Malawi

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Mchinji, Malawi
  • Average daylight in December: 12h and 56min

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 12h and 56min).
The month with the shortest days is June (Average daylight: 11h and 20min).

  • Average sunshine in December: 9h and 54min

The month with the most sunshine is November (Average sunshine: 10h and 0min).
The months with the least sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 7h and 30min).

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Average sunshine days in December
Mchinji, Malawi

Average sunshine days in December - Mchinji, Malawi
  • Average sunshine days in December: 2.2 days

The month with the most sunshine days is September (29.1 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is January (0.8 days).

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Average UV index in December
Mchinji, Malawi

Average UV index in December - Mchinji, Malawi
  • Average UV index in December: 5

The months with the highest UV index are September and October (UV index 7).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, April, May, June and December (UV index 5).

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Average cloud cover in December
Mchinji, Malawi

Average cloud cover in December - Mchinji, Malawi
  • Average cloud cover in December: 42

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 57).
The month with the least cloud cover is September (Cloud cover 7).

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Average visibility in December
Mchinji, Malawi

Average visibility in December - Mchinji, Malawi
  • Average visibility in December: 9km

The months with the highest visibility are June, July, August, September, October and November (10km).
The months with the lowest visibility are January, February and March (7km).

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