Monkey Bay
Malawi
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

December weather forecast and climate
Monkey Bay, Malawi

December, the first month of the summer, in Monkey Bay, is still a hot month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 30°C (86°F) and an average low of 22°C (71.6°F).

Temperature

In Monkey Bay, the average high-temperature in December is almost the same as in November - a still hot 30°C (86°F). The average low-temperature, in December, is 22°C (71.6°F).

Rainfall

In Monkey Bay, during December, the rain falls for 14 days and regularly aggregates up to 238mm (9.4") of precipitation. In Monkey Bay, during the entire year, the rain falls for 76 days and collects up to 953mm (37.5") of precipitation.

Daylight

December has the longest days of the year in Monkey Bay, Malawi, with an average of 13h of daylight.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in December is 7h.

UV index

January through March, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an ultimate health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: In December, the average maximum UV index of 12 translate into the following recommendations:
Take all necessary precautions, as unprotected skin can burn in minutes. 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. Even on cloudy days, a sunscreen with a minimum 30 sun protection factor should be generously applied and frequently re-applied, including after every swim or outdoor exercise.

What is the temperature in December in Monkey Bay?

In Monkey Bay, Malawi, in December, the average high-temperature is 30°C (86°F), and the average low-temperature is 22°C (71.6°F).

How many days does it rain in December in Monkey Bay?

In Monkey Bay, during December, the rain falls for 14 days and regularly aggregates up to 238mm (9.4") of precipitation.

When are the longest days in Monkey Bay?

With an average of 13h of daylight, December has the longest days of the year.

What is the average length of the day in December in Monkey Bay?

The average length of the day in December in Monkey Bay, Malawi, is 13h.

How long on average sun shines in December in Monkey Bay?

In December, the average sunshine in Monkey Bay is 7h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Monkey Bay?

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

How high is the UV index in December in Monkey Bay?

The average daily maximum UV index in December in Monkey Bay, Malawi, is 12. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an ultimate hazard to health from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in December - Monkey Bay, Malawi
  • Average high temperature in December: 30°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are October and November (32°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are June and July (26°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: 22°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is November (23°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are June and July (16°C).

Average rainfall in December - Monkey Bay, Malawi
  • Average rainfall in December: 238mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (256mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are June and July (0mm).

Average rainfall days in December - Monkey Bay, Malawi
  • Average rainfall days in December: 14 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (16 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are May, August and September (1 days).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Monkey Bay, Malawi
  • Average daylight in December: 13h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 13h).
The month with shortest days is June (Average daylight: 11.3h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 7h

Months with most sunshine are September and October (Average sunshine: 10h).
Months with least sunshine are January and February (Average sunshine: 6).

Average UV index in December - Monkey Bay, Malawi
  • Average UV index in December: 12

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