Male
Maldives
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

December weather forecast and climate
Male, Maldives

The fantastic view of Male, the Maldives from above, with the vast clear waters and islands
The fantastic view of Male, the Maldives from above, with the vast clear waters and islands
December, the first month of the winter, in Male, is also a moderately hot month, with average temperature ranging between max 29.9°C (85.8°F) and min 25.1°C (77.2°F).

Temperature

With an average high-temperature of 29.9°C (85.8°F) and an average low-temperature of 25.1°C (77.2°F), December is the coldest month.

Humidity

In December, the average relative humidity in Male, Maldives, is 80.9%.

Rainfall

In Male, Maldives, in December, during 11.8 rainfall days, 231.7mm (9.1") of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Male, there are 130.7 rainfall days, and 1949.3mm (76.7") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

January and December, with an average sea temperature of 28.3°C (82.9°F), are months with the coldest seawater in Male. For swimming, diving, and other water activities, temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are perceived as very enjoyable and pleasurable for prolonged periods without feeling uncomfortable.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Male is 7.1h.

UV index

June, July and December, with an average maximum UV index of 11, are months with the lowest UV index. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an ultimate health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
The average daily UV index of 11 transform into the following instructions:
Take all required precautions, as unprotected skin and eyes 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. 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. 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. Caution! The reflection of sand and water significantly increases the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the coldest month in Male?

The coldest month in Male is December, with an average high-temperature of 29.9°C (85.8°F) and an average low-temperature of 25.1°C (77.2°F).

What is the temperature in December in Male?

The average high-temperature, in December, in Male, is 29.9°C (85.8°F), while the average low-temperature is 25.1°C (77.2°F).

What is the average humidity in December in Male?

The average relative humidity in December in Male, Maldives, is 80.9%.

How much does it rain in Male in December?

In Male, during December, the rain falls for 11.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 231.7mm (9.1") of precipitation.

What months are the sea coldest in Male?

Months with the coldest seawater in Male, Maldives, are January and December, with an average sea temperature of 28.3°C (82.9°F). For swimming, diving, and other water activities, temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are perceived as very enjoyable and pleasurable for prolonged periods without feeling uncomfortable.

What is the water temperature in December in Male?

In December, the average sea temperature is 28.3°C (82.9°F). For swimming, diving, and other water activities, temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are perceived as very enjoyable and pleasurable for prolonged periods without feeling uncomfortable.

What is the month with the shortest days in Male?

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

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

The average length of the day in December in Male is 11.9h.

How long on average sun shines in December in Male?

The average sunshine in December in Male, Maldives, is 7.1h.

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

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

What is the UV index intensity in December in Male?

The average daily maximum UV index in December is 11. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in December - Male, Maldives
  • Average high temperature in December: 29.9°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is April (31.5°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (29.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: 25.1°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is April (26.4°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are September and December (25.1°C).

Average humidity in December - Male, Maldives
  • Average humidity in December: 80.9%

The month with the highest relative humidity is November (82.2%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is March (76.9%).

Average rainfall in December - Male, Maldives
  • Average rainfall in December: 231.7mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is September (242.8mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (49.7mm).

Average rainfall days in December - Male, Maldives
  • Average rainfall days in December: 11.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is September (15.8 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is February (3.5 days).

Average sea temperature in December - Male, Maldives
  • Average sea temperature in December: 28.3°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is April (29.9°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are January and December (28.3°C).

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12.4h).
Months with shortest days are January, November and December (Average daylight: 11.9h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 7.1h

The month with most sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 9.3h).
Months with least sunshine are June and September (Average sunshine: 6.7).

Average UV index in December - Male, 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).