December weather forecast
Bel Ombre, Mauritius

Clear blue waters on a rocky, sandy beach in Bel Ombre, Mauritius
Clear blue waters on a rocky, sandy beach in Bel Ombre, Mauritius

Weather in December

The first month of the summer, December, is also a moderately hot month in Bel Ombre, Mauritius, with an average temperature ranging between max 27°C (80.6°F) and min 20°C (68°F).

Temperature

In December, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in November - a still moderately hot 27°C (80.6°F). In Bel Ombre, the average low-temperature is 20°C (68°F).

Rainfall

In Bel Ombre, Mauritius, during 18 rainfall days, 196mm (7.72") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Bel Ombre, during the entire year, the rain falls for 209 days and collects up to 1814mm (71.42") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In December, the average sea temperature in Bel Ombre is 27°C (80.6°F).
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

December has the longest days of the year in Bel Ombre, with an average of 13h and 21min of daylight.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 05:20 and sunset at 18:37. On the last day of December, sunrise is at 05:32 and sunset at 18:53 +04.

Sunshine

January through March, October through December, with an average of 7h of sunshine, are months with the most sunshine.

UV index

The months with the highest UV index in Bel Ombre are January through March, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an excessive health risk from unsafe exposure to UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 12 in December transform into the following instructions:
Take all necessary precautions, as unprotected skin 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. 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. Beware! The reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in December in Bel Ombre?

In Bel Ombre, in December, the average high-temperature is 27°C (80.6°F), and the average low-temperature is 20°C (68°F).

How many days does it rain in December in Bel Ombre?

In December, in Bel Ombre, Mauritius, the rain falls for 18 days. Throughout December, 196mm (7.72") of precipitation is accumulated.

How warm is the water in December in Bel Ombre?

In Bel Ombre, Mauritius, the average seawater temperature in December is 27°C (80.6°F). 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.

When are the longest days in Bel Ombre?

December has the longest days of the year in Bel Ombre, with an average of 13h and 21min of daylight.

How many hours of daylight does Bel Ombre have in December?

In December, the average day length is 13h and 21min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in December in Bel Ombre?

On the first day of December in Bel Ombre, sunrise is at 05:20 and sunset at 18:37. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 05:32 and sunset at 18:53 +04.

What are the months with the most sunshine in Bel Ombre?

January through March, October through December, with an average of 7h of sunshine, are months with the most sunshine in Bel Ombre.

How many hours of sunshine does Bel Ombre have in December?

The average sunshine duration in December in Bel Ombre is 7h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Bel Ombre?

The months with the highest UV index are January through March, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

What is the UV index intensity in December in Bel Ombre?

In Bel Ombre, Mauritius, the average daily maximum UV index in December is 12. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health threat from unsafe exposure to Sun's UV rays.
Average rainfall days
Average sunshine
Average UV index

Average temperature in December
Bel Ombre, Mauritius

Average temperature in December - Bel Ombre, Mauritius
  • Average high temperature in December: 27°C

The warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are January, February and March (28°C).
The months with the lowest average high temperature are July and August (22°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: 20°C

The months with the highest average low temperature are January, February and March (21°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is August (15°C).

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Average rainfall in December
Bel Ombre, Mauritius

Average rainfall in December - Bel Ombre, Mauritius
  • Average rainfall in December: 196mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is February (274mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is October (67mm).

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Average rainfall days in December
Bel Ombre, Mauritius

Average rainfall days in December - Bel Ombre, Mauritius
  • Average rainfall days in December: 18 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is February (21 days).
The months with the least rainy days are October and November (14 days).

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Average sea temperature in December
Bel Ombre, Mauritius

Average sea temperature in December - Bel Ombre, Mauritius
  • Average sea temperature in December: 27°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is February (28°C).
The coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are August and September (23°C).

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Average daylight in December /
Average sunshine in December
Bel Ombre, Mauritius

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Bel Ombre, Mauritius
  • Average daylight in December: 13h and 21min

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 13h and 21min).
The month with the shortest days is June (Average daylight: 10h and 55min).

  • Average sunshine in December: 7h

The months with the most sunshine are January, February, March, October, November and December (Average sunshine: 7h).
The months with the least sunshine are April, May, June, July, August and September (Average sunshine: 6h).

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Average UV index in December
Bel Ombre, Mauritius

Average UV index in December - Bel Ombre, Mauritius
  • Average UV index in December: 12

The months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, October, November and December (UV index 12).
The months with the lowest UV index are June and July (UV index 6).

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