Manadhoo
Maldives
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

December weather forecast and climate
Manadhoo, Maldives

December, the first month of the winter, in Manadhoo, is still a hot month, with average temperature ranging between min 25°C (77°F) and max 30°C (86°F).

Temperature

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

Rainfall

In Manadhoo, it is raining for 13 days, with typically 198mm (7.8") of accumulated precipitation. In Manadhoo, Maldives, during the entire year, the rain falls for 141 days and collects up to 1938mm (76.3") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In Manadhoo, Maldives, the average water 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.

Daylight

January and December, with an average of 11.8h of daylight, are months with the shortest days.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in December is 7h.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index are June, July and December, with an average maximum UV index of 11. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health hazard from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
The average daily UV index of 11 in December 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 Manadhoo?

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

What is the temperature in December in Manadhoo?

In December, in Manadhoo, 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 Manadhoo in December?

In Manadhoo, Maldives, in December, during 13 rainfall days, 198mm (7.8") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the sea water temperature in December in Manadhoo?

In Manadhoo, the average seawater temperature in December is 28.3°C (82.9°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 Manadhoo?

Months with the shortest days in Manadhoo are January and December, with an average of 11.8h of daylight.

How many hours of daylight does Manadhoo have in December?

In Manadhoo, Maldives, the average length of the day in December is 11.8h.

How long on average sun shines in December in Manadhoo?

In December, the average sunshine in Manadhoo, Maldives, is 7h.

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

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 Manadhoo?

In December, the average daily maximum UV index in Manadhoo is 11. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in December - Manadhoo, 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 - Manadhoo, 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 - Manadhoo, Maldives
  • Average rainfall days in December: 13 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is October (16 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are January and February (5 days).

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

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are April and May (29.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is January (28.1°C).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Manadhoo, Maldives
  • Average daylight in December: 11.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12.5h).
Months with shortest days are January and December (Average daylight: 11.8h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 7h

The month with most sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 10h).
Months with least sunshine are June, July and November (Average sunshine: 6).

Average UV index in December - Manadhoo, 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).