December weather forecast
Gautier, MS

Weather in December

The first month of the winter, December, is still a comfortable month in Gautier, Mississippi, with an average temperature fluctuating between 63°F (17.2°C) and 49.3°F (9.6°C).

Temperature

In Gautier, Mississippi, the average high-temperature in December marginally drops from an agreeable 68.5°F (20.3°C) in November to an enjoyable 63°F (17.2°C). The average low-temperature, is 49.3°F (9.6°C).

Humidity

With an average relative humidity of 78%, December is the most humid month in Gautier, Mississippi.

Rainfall

In Gautier, Mississippi, it is raining for 13.1 days, with typically 3.58" (91mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 176.9 rainfall days, and 39.33" (999mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

February through December are months without snowfall.

Ocean temperature

In Gautier, the average water temperature is 60.6°F (15.9°C).
Note: For most, swimming in 60.6°F (15.9°C) is not an enjoyable activity. Furthermore, controlling your breathing becomes progressively more difficult as the water temperature decreases from 69.8°F (21°C) to 59°F (15°C).

Daylight

The month with the shortest days is December, with an average of 10h and 13min of daylight.
On the first day of December in Gautier, sunrise is at 6:33 am and sunset at 4:53 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:50 am and sunset at 5:04 pm CST.

Sunshine

The months with the least sunshine are February and December, with an average of 5.3h of sunshine.

UV index

January, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 4, are months with the lowest UV index in Gautier. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health hazard from exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: In December, the average maximum UV index of 4 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for the eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.
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FAQ

What is the most humid month in Gautier?

The most humid month in Gautier is December, with an average relative humidity of 78%.

What is the average humidity in December in Gautier?

The average relative humidity in December in Gautier is 78%.

How many days does it rain in December in Gautier?

In Gautier, Mississippi, in December, during 13.1 rainfall days, 3.58" (91mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When it does not snow in Gautier?

In Gautier, snow does not fall in February through December.

Does it snow in Gautier in December?

In Gautier, in December, it doesn't snow. In January, it regularly snows.

How cold is the water in December in Gautier?

In Gautier, Mississippi, the average seawater temperature in December is 60.6°F (15.9°C). For swimming, a surface water temperature of 60.6°F (15.9°C) is not enjoyable for the majority. It is not considered safe, as controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as water temperature decreases below 69.8°F (21°C).

What is the month with the shortest days in Gautier?

December has the shortest days of the year in Gautier, Mississippi, with an average of 10h and 13min of daylight.

How many hours of daylight does Gautier have in December?

In Gautier, Mississippi, the average day length in December is 10h and 13min.

When are sunrise and sunset in December in Gautier?

On the first day of December, sunrise is at 6:33 am and sunset at 4:53 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:50 am and sunset at 5:04 pm CST.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Gautier?

The months with the least sunshine are February and December, with an average of 5.3h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Gautier have in December?

The average sunshine duration in December is 5.3h.

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

The months with the lowest UV index in Gautier are January, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 4.

What is the UV index intensity in December in Gautier?

The average daily maximum UV index in December in Gautier is 4. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health threat from unsafe exposure to Sun's UV rays.
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Average temperature in December
Gautier, MS

Average temperature in December - Gautier, MS
  • Average high temperature in December: 63°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (90.9°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (59.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in December: 49.3°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (77°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (45.1°F).

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Average pressure in December
Gautier, MS

Average pressure in December - Gautier, MS
  • Average pressure in December: 30.13"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.16"Hg).
The months with the lowest atmospheric pressure are June and August (29.97"Hg).

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Average wind speed in December
Gautier, MS

Average wind speed in December - Gautier, MS
  • Average wind speed in December: 7.6mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (7.9mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (5.5mph).

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Average humidity in December
Gautier, MS

Average humidity in December - Gautier, MS
  • Average humidity in December: 78%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (78%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (70%).

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Average rainfall in December
Gautier, MS

Average rainfall in December - Gautier, MS
  • Average rainfall in December: 3.58"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (5.79").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (2.05").

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Average rainfall days in December
Gautier, MS

Average rainfall days in December - Gautier, MS
  • Average rainfall days in December: 13.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (23.7 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (8.5 days).

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Average snowfall in December
Gautier, MS

Average snowfall in December - Gautier, MS
  • Average snowfall in December: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (0.12").
The months with the least snowfall are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (0").

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Average snowfall days in December
Gautier, MS

Average snowfall days in December - Gautier, MS
  • Average snowfall days in December: 0.2 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (0.5 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0 days).

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Average sea temperature in December
Gautier, MS

Average sea temperature in December - Gautier, MS
  • Average sea temperature in December: 60.6°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (86.5°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is January (56.5°F).

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Average daylight in December /
Average sunshine in December
Gautier, MS

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Gautier, MS
  • Average daylight in December: 10h and 13min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 5min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h and 13min).

  • Average sunshine in December: 5h and 18min

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 11h and 0min).
The months with the least sunshine are February and December (Average sunshine: 5h and 18min).

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Average sunshine days in December
Gautier, MS

Average sunshine days in December - Gautier, MS
  • Average sunshine days in December: 15.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (19.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (5.2 days).

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Average UV index in December
Gautier, MS

Average UV index in December - Gautier, MS
  • Average UV index in December: 4

The months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 7).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 4).

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Average cloud cover in December
Gautier, MS

Average cloud cover in December - Gautier, MS
  • Average cloud cover in December: 44

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 44).
The month with the least cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 24).

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Average visibility in December
Gautier, MS

Average visibility in December - Gautier, MS
  • 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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