Palikir
Micronesia
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

December weather forecast and climate
Palikir, Micronesia

The first month of the winter, December, is also a hot month in Palikir, Micronesia, with temperature in the range of an average high of 31°C (87.8°F) and an average low of 24°C (75.2°F).

Temperature

The warmest months are March through December, with an average high-temperature of 31°C (87.8°F).

Rainfall

In December, in Palikir, the rain falls for 23 days. Throughout December, 410mm (16.1") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 267 rainfall days, and 4798mm (188.9") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

January through December, with an average sea temperature of 29°C (84.2°F), are months with the warmest seawater. Months with the coldest seawater in Palikir are January through December, with an average sea temperature of 29°C (84.2°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.

Daylight

The month with the shortest days is December, with an average of 11.7h of daylight.

Sunshine

December has the least sunshine of the year, with an average of 4h of sunshine.

UV index

December is the month with the lowest UV index in Palikir, with an average maximum UV index of 11. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an ultimate health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
The average daily UV index of 11 in December transform into the following instructions:
Practice all-important precautions. Light skin people may get burned in less than 5 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. 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. 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 strength of the UV rays is significantly increased by the reflection of the water and sand.

What is the warmest month in Palikir?

Warmest months in Palikir are March through December, with an average high-temperature of 31°C (87.8°F).

What is the temperature in December in Palikir?

The average high-temperature, in December, in Palikir, is 31°C (87.8°F), while the average low-temperature is 24°C (75.2°F).

How many days does it rain in December in Palikir?

In Palikir, Micronesia, in December, it is raining for 23 days, with typically 410mm (16.1") of accumulated precipitation.

When is the sea warmest in Palikir?

Months with the warmest seawater in Palikir are January through December, with an average sea temperature of 29°C (84.2°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.

When is the sea coldest in Palikir?

Through and December, with an average sea temperature of 29°C (84.2°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 Palikir?

In December, the average sea temperature is 29°C (84.2°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 Palikir?

The month with the shortest days in Palikir is December, with an average of 11.7h of daylight.

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

The average length of the day in December is 11.7h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Palikir?

With an average of 4h of sunshine, December has the least sunshine of the year.

How many hours of sunshine does Palikir have in December?

In Palikir, Micronesia, the average sunshine in December is 4h.

When is the lowest UV index in Palikir?

With an average maximum UV index of 11, December is the month with the lowest UV index.

What is the UV index intensity in December in Palikir?

In December, the average daily maximum UV index is 11. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in December - Palikir, Micronesia
  • Average high temperature in December: 31°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (31°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January and February (30°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: 24°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are January, February, March, April, May and December (24°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are June, July, August, September, October and November (23°C).

Average rainfall in December - Palikir, Micronesia
  • Average rainfall in December: 410mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (493mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (264mm).

Average rainfall days in December - Palikir, Micronesia
  • Average rainfall days in December: 23 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are January, July, August, October, November and December (23 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is June (20 days).

Average sea temperature in December - Palikir, Micronesia
  • Average sea temperature in December: 29°C

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (29°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (29°C).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Palikir, Micronesia
  • Average daylight in December: 11.7h

Months with the longest days are June and July (Average daylight: 12.5h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.7h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 4h

Months with most sunshine are March, April, August and September (Average sunshine: 6h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 4h).

Average UV index in December - Palikir, Micronesia
  • Average UV index in December: 11

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 11).