Ari Atoll
Maldives
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

December weather forecast and climate
Ari Atoll, Maldives

The first month of the winter, December, is also a hot month in Ari Atoll, Maldives, with average temperature varying between 30°C (86°F) and 25°C (77°F).

Temperature

January, June through December, with an average high-temperature of 30°C (86°F), are the coldest months.

Rainfall

In Ari Atoll, it is raining for 12 days, with typically 198mm (7.8") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Ari Atoll, there are 139 rainfall days, and 1938mm (76.3") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

January, February, October and December, with an average sea temperature of 28°C (82.4°F), are months with the coldest seawater in Ari Atoll, Maldives.
Note: For any water activity, surface water temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are considered as excellent and extremely pleasant for lengthened periods.

Daylight

Months with the shortest days in Ari Atoll are January, November and December, with an average of 11.9h of daylight.

Sunshine

The average sunshine is 7h.

UV index

June, July and December, with an average maximum UV index of 11, are months with the lowest UV index. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an ultimate health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 11 in December interpret into the following advice:
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. A broad-spectrum sunscreen of SPF 30+ should be liberally applied and re-applied every two hours, and immediately after an outdoor workout or a swim. Caution! The reflection of sand and water significantly increases the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What are the coldest months in Ari Atoll?

The coldest months in Ari Atoll, Maldives, are January, June through December, with an average high-temperature of 30°C (86°F).

What is the temperature in December in Ari Atoll?

In December, the average high-temperature is 30°C (86°F), and the average low-temperature is 25°C (77°F).

How much does it rain in Ari Atoll in December?

In Ari Atoll, Maldives, in December, it is raining for 12 days, with typically 198mm (7.8") of accumulated precipitation.

What are the months with the coldest sea water in Ari Atoll?

January, February, October and December, with an average sea temperature of 28°C (82.4°F), are months with the coldest seawater in Ari Atoll, Maldives.

How warm is the water in December in Ari Atoll?

In Ari Atoll, the average seawater temperature in December is 28°C (82.4°F). Water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) is regarded as very warm and enjoyable by all. With these temperatures, water activities are pleasurable, without feeling uncomfortable for prolonged periods.

What is the month with the shortest days in Ari Atoll?

January, November and December, with an average of 11.9h of daylight, are months with the shortest days in Ari Atoll, Maldives.

How many hours of daylight does Ari Atoll have in December?

In December, the average length of the day in Ari Atoll is 11.9h.

How many hours of sunshine does Ari Atoll have in December?

In December, the average sunshine in Ari Atoll is 7h.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in Ari Atoll?

Months with the lowest UV index are June, July and December, with an average maximum UV index of 11.

How high is the UV index in December in Ari Atoll?

In December, the average daily maximum UV index in Ari Atoll is 11. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an excessive health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in December - Ari Atoll, Maldives
  • Average high temperature in December: 30°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is April (32°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (30°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: 25°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are April, May and June (26°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January, February, March, July, August, September, October, November and December (25°C).

Average rainfall in December - Ari Atoll, Maldives
  • Average rainfall in December: 198mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (229mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (68mm).

Average rainfall days in December - Ari Atoll, Maldives
  • Average rainfall days in December: 12 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are May, August, September and October (15 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are January and February (5 days).

Average sea temperature in December - Ari Atoll, Maldives
  • Average sea temperature in December: 28°C

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are April and May (30°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are January, February, October and December (28°C).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Ari Atoll, Maldives
  • Average daylight in December: 11.9h

Months with the longest days are May, June and July (Average daylight: 12.3h).
Months with shortest days are January, November and December (Average daylight: 11.9h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 7h

The month with most sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 10h).
The month with least sunshine is November (Average sunshine: 6h).

Average UV index in December - Ari Atoll, Maldives
  • Average UV index in December: 11

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, April, May, August, September, October and November (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are June, July and December (UV index 11).