December weather forecast
Fruitland, MD

Weather in December

The first month of the winter, December, is still a chilly month in Fruitland, Maryland, with temperature in the range of an average low of 36.5°F (2.5°C) and an average high of 48.2°F (9°C).

Temperature

In December, the average high-temperature slightly decreases from a moderate 55.8°F (13.2°C) in November to a chilly 48.2°F (9°C). In December, the average low-temperature is 36.5°F (2.5°C).

Humidity

In Fruitland, the average relative humidity in December is 78%.

Rainfall

In Fruitland, it is raining for 10.6 days, with typically 2.09" (53mm) of accumulated precipitation. In Fruitland, Maryland, during the entire year, the rain falls for 152.1 days and collects up to 27.17" (690mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through March, November and December are months with snowfall. In Fruitland, during December, snow falls for 1.4 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.59" (15mm) of snow. In Fruitland, during the entire year, snow falls for 8.2 days and aggregates up to 4.06" (103mm) of snow.

Daylight

December has the shortest days of the year in Fruitland, with an average of 9h and 33min of daylight.
On the first day of December in Fruitland, sunrise is at 7:00 am and sunset at 4:42 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 7:19 am and sunset at 4:51 pm EST.

Sunshine

In Fruitland, the average sunshine in December is 5.3h.

UV index

January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index in Fruitland. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a low threat to health from unprotected exposure to Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: In December, the average maximum UV index of 2 translate into the following recommendations:
Extended sun exposure is not an issue for the majority. Children, infants, and fair-skinned individuals always need to be protected. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.
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FAQ

What is the average humidity in December in Fruitland?

In Fruitland, Maryland, the average relative humidity in December is 78%.

How many days does it rain in December in Fruitland?

In December, in Fruitland, Maryland, the rain falls for 10.6 days. Throughout December, 2.09" (53mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

How much does it snow in Fruitland in December?

In December, in Fruitland, Maryland, it is snowing for 1.4 days. Throughout December, 0.59" (15mm) of snow is accumulated.

What is the month with the shortest days in Fruitland?

December has the shortest days of the year in Fruitland, with an average of 9h and 33min of daylight.

How many hours of daylight does Fruitland have in December?

In Fruitland, the average day length in December is 9h and 33min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in December in Fruitland?

In December, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 7:00 am and sunset at 4:42 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 7:19 am and sunset at 4:51 pm EST.

How long on average sun shines in December in Fruitland?

In Fruitland, the average sunshine duration in December is 5.3h.

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

The months with the lowest UV index in Fruitland, Maryland, are January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2.

What is the UV index reading in December in Fruitland?

In December, the average daily maximum UV index in Fruitland is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low health threat from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
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Average temperature in December
Fruitland, MD

Average temperature in December - Fruitland, MD
  • Average high temperature in December: 48.2°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (84°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (42.4°F).

  • Average low temperature in December: 36.5°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (70.9°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (30.4°F).

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Average pressure in December
Fruitland, MD

Average pressure in December - Fruitland, MD
  • Average pressure in December: 30.11"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.12"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.94"Hg).

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Average wind speed in December
Fruitland, MD

Average wind speed in December - Fruitland, MD
  • Average wind speed in December: 8.9mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (9.9mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (6.3mph).

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Average humidity in December
Fruitland, MD

Average humidity in December - Fruitland, MD
  • Average humidity in December: 78%

The month with the highest relative humidity is May (80%).
The months with the lowest relative humidity are January, February, March and April (75%).

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Average rainfall in December
Fruitland, MD

Average rainfall in December - Fruitland, MD
  • Average rainfall in December: 2.09"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (3.11").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (1.81").

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Average rainfall days in December
Fruitland, MD

Average rainfall days in December - Fruitland, MD
  • Average rainfall days in December: 10.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (17 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (8.7 days).

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Average snowfall in December
Fruitland, MD

Average snowfall in December - Fruitland, MD
  • Average snowfall in December: 0.59"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (1.57").
The months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

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Average snowfall days in December
Fruitland, MD

Average snowfall days in December - Fruitland, MD
  • Average snowfall days in December: 1.4 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (2.6 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

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Average daylight in December /
Average sunshine in December
Fruitland, MD

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Fruitland, MD
  • Average daylight in December: 9h and 33min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 47min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 33min).

  • Average sunshine in December: 5h and 18min

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10h and 48min).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 5h and 12min).

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Average sunshine days in December
Fruitland, MD

Average sunshine days in December - Fruitland, MD
  • Average sunshine days in December: 18.4 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (19.9 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (11.3 days).

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Average UV index in December
Fruitland, MD

Average UV index in December - Fruitland, MD
  • Average UV index in December: 2

The months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 6).
The months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in December
Fruitland, MD

Average cloud cover in December - Fruitland, MD
  • Average cloud cover in December: 43

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 45).
The month with the least cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 28).

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Average visibility in December
Fruitland, MD

Average visibility in December - Fruitland, MD
  • Average visibility in December: 6mi

The months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (6mi).
The months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (6mi).

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