December weather forecast
Tunica, MS

Weather in December

The first month of the winter, December, is also a fresh month in Tunica, Mississippi, with an average temperature fluctuating between 51.4°F (10.8°C) and 39.2°F (4°C).

Temperature

In December, the average high-temperature marginally drops from a mild 59.9°F (15.5°C) in November to a fresh 51.4°F (10.8°C). In Tunica, Mississippi, in December, the average low-temperature is 39.2°F (4°C).

Humidity

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

Rainfall

In Tunica, Mississippi, during December, the rain falls for 11.5 days and regularly aggregates up to 4.13" (105mm) of precipitation. In Tunica, during the entire year, the rain falls for 167.8 days and collects up to 43.35" (1101mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Tunica are January through March, November and December. In December, it is snowing for 0.8 days. Throughout December, 0.2" (5mm) of snow is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 5.1 snowfall days, and 2.56" (65mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

The month with the shortest days is December, with an average of 9h and 53min of daylight.
On the first day of December in Tunica, Mississippi, sunrise is at 6:50 am and sunset at 4:50 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 7:08 am and sunset at 5:00 pm CST.

Sunshine

In Tunica, the average sunshine in December is 5.1h.

UV index

January, February and December, with an average maximum UV index of 3, are months with the lowest UV index. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate threat to health from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: In December, the average maximum UV index of 3 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against skin and eye damage is obliged. 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in December in Tunica?

In Tunica, Mississippi, in December, the average high-temperature is 51.4°F (10.8°C), and the average low-temperature is 39.2°F (4°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature'), which combines air temperature and relative humidity, in September is appraised at 91.4°F (33°C).

What is the average humidity in December in Tunica?

The average relative humidity in December in Tunica, Mississippi, is 78%.

How many days does it rain in December in Tunica?

In Tunica, Mississippi, during December, the rain falls for 11.5 days and regularly aggregates up to 4.13" (105mm) of precipitation.

How many days does it snow in December in Tunica?

In Tunica, Mississippi, in December, during 0.8 snowfall days, 0.2" (5mm) of snow is typically accumulated.

What is the month with the shortest days in Tunica?

December has the shortest days of the year in Tunica, with an average of 9h and 53min of daylight.

How many hours of daylight does Tunica have in December?

The average day length in December in Tunica is 9h and 53min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in December in Tunica?

On the first day of December in Tunica, Mississippi, sunrise is at 6:50 am and sunset at 4:50 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 7:08 am and sunset at 5:00 pm CST.

How many hours of sunshine does Tunica have in December?

The average sunshine duration in December is 5.1h.

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

January, February and December, with an average maximum UV index of 3, are months with the lowest UV index in Tunica, Mississippi.

How high is the UV index in December in Tunica?

In Tunica, the average daily maximum UV index in December is 3. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate vulnerability from unprotected exposure to UV radiation.
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Average temperature in December
Tunica, MS

Average temperature in December - Tunica, MS
  • Average high temperature in December: 51.4°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (89.4°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (47.8°F).

  • Average low temperature in December: 39.2°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (72.9°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (35.1°F).

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Average pressure in December
Tunica, MS

Average pressure in December - Tunica, MS
  • Average pressure in December: 30.14"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.17"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.94"Hg).

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Average wind speed in December
Tunica, MS

Average wind speed in December - Tunica, MS
  • Average wind speed in December: 8.4mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (9.3mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (5.3mph).

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Average humidity in December
Tunica, MS

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

The month with the highest relative humidity is March (79%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (68%).

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Average rainfall in December
Tunica, MS

Average rainfall in December - Tunica, MS
  • Average rainfall in December: 4.13"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is April (5.24").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (2.24").

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Average rainfall days in December
Tunica, MS

Average rainfall days in December - Tunica, MS
  • Average rainfall days in December: 11.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (18.4 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (9.8 days).

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Average snowfall in December
Tunica, MS

Average snowfall in December - Tunica, MS
  • Average snowfall in December: 0.2"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (1.14").
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
Tunica, MS

Average snowfall days in December - Tunica, MS
  • Average snowfall days in December: 0.8 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (1.8 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

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

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Tunica, MS
  • Average daylight in December: 9h and 53min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 26min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 53min).

  • Average sunshine in December: 5h and 6min

The months with the most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 10h and 36min).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4h and 48min).

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Average sunshine days in December
Tunica, MS

Average sunshine days in December - Tunica, MS
  • Average sunshine days in December: 17.5 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (19.2 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (9.7 days).

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Average UV index in December
Tunica, MS

Average UV index in December - Tunica, MS
  • Average UV index in December: 3

The months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 7).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, February and December (UV index 3).

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Average cloud cover in December
Tunica, MS

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

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 47).
The months with the least cloud cover are June and August (Cloud cover 26).

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Average visibility in December
Tunica, MS

Average visibility in December - Tunica, 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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