Bamako
Mali
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

December weather forecast and climate
Bamako, Mali

View of a park overlooking the River Niger and the city of Bamako, Mali
View of a park overlooking the River Niger and the city of Bamako, Mali
The first month of the winter, December, is still a hot month in Bamako, Mali, with temperature in the range of an average high of 33.4°C (92.1°F) and an average low of 16.8°C (62.2°F).

Temperature

In Bamako, Mali, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in November - a hot 33.4°C (92.1°F). The average low-temperature, in December, is 16.8°C (62.2°F).

Humidity

The average relative humidity is 27%.

Rainfall

December is the month with the least rainfall in Bamako. Rain falls for 0.1 days and accumulates 0.5mm (0") of precipitation.

Daylight

With an average of 11.4h of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year in Bamako.

Sunshine

In Bamako, the average sunshine is 8.7h.

UV index

The month with the lowest UV index in Bamako is December, with an average maximum UV index of 9. A UV Index of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health hazard from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
The average daily UV index of 9 transform into the following instructions:
Take special precautions, as unprotected skin can be damaged and can burn quickly. The Sun's UV radiation is most powerful between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. To the extent possible, limit exposure to the direct sun during these hours. 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.

What is the temperature in December in Bamako?

In Bamako, in December, the average high-temperature is 33.4°C (92.1°F), and the average low-temperature is 16.8°C (62.2°F).

What is the average humidity in December in Bamako?

In Bamako, Mali, the average relative humidity in December is 27%.

How much does it rain in Bamako in December?

In Bamako, Mali, during December, the rain falls for 0.1 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.5mm (0") of precipitation.

What is the driest month in Bamako?

The month with the least rainfall in Bamako, Mali, is December when the rain falls for 0.1 days and typically collects 0.5mm (0") of precipitation.

What is the month with the shortest days in Bamako?

The month with the shortest days in Bamako, Mali, is December, with an average of 11.4h of daylight.

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

In Bamako, Mali, the average length of the day in December is 11.4h.

How many hours of sunshine does Bamako have in December?

In Bamako, the average sunshine in December is 8.7h.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Bamako?

December is the month with the lowest UV index in Bamako, with an average maximum UV index of 9.

What is the UV index intensity in December in Bamako?

In Bamako, the average daily maximum UV index in December is 9. A UV Index value of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in December - Bamako, Mali
  • Average high temperature in December: 33.4°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is April (39.6°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is August (31.1°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: 16.8°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is May (25.4°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is December (16.8°C).

Average humidity in December - Bamako, Mali
  • Average humidity in December: 27%

The month with the highest relative humidity is August (81%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is February (20%).

Average rainfall in December - Bamako, Mali
  • Average rainfall in December: 0.5mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (290.2mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is December (0.5mm).

Average rainfall days in December - Bamako, Mali
  • Average rainfall days in December: 0.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (17.9 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is December (0.1 days).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Bamako, Mali
  • Average daylight in December: 11.4h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12.9h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.4h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 8.7h

Months with most sunshine are February and November (Average sunshine: 9h).
Months with least sunshine are July and August (Average sunshine: 7).

Average UV index in December - Bamako, Mali
  • Average UV index in December: 9

Months with the highest UV index are February, March, April, May, June, July, August and September (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 9).