Chisinau
Moldova
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

December weather forecast and climate
Chisinau, Moldova

Aerial view of the Kishinev Cathedral in Chisinau, Moldova, beautiful surrounded by trees, with a distant view of the city
Aerial view of the Kishinev Cathedral in Chisinau, Moldova, beautiful surrounded by trees, with a distant view of the city
The first month of the winter, December, is also a wintry month in Chisinau, Moldova, with average temperature varying between 2.3°C (36.1°F) and -2.8°C (27°F).

Temperature

In Chisinau, the average high-temperature drops, from a frosty 7.5°C (45.5°F) in November, to a cold 2.3°C (36.1°F). In December, in Chisinau, Moldova, the average low-temperature is -2.8°C (27°F).

Humidity

With an average relative humidity of 83%, December is the most humid month in Chisinau.

Rainfall

In Chisinau, during December, the rain falls for 9 days and regularly aggregates up to 41mm (1.6") of precipitation. In Chisinau, during the entire year, the rain falls for 129 days and collects up to 542mm (21.3") of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Chisinau are January through April, November and December.

Daylight

December has the shortest days of the year, with an average of 8.6h of daylight.

Sunshine

December has the least sunshine of the year in Chisinau, with an average of 1.9h of sunshine.

UV index

January, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 1, are months with the lowest UV index in Chisinau. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
The daily maximum UV index of 1 interpret into the following advice:
Most people can stay in the Sun for up to 1 hour without burning, apart from children that always must be protected from sun exposure. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for 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.

What is the temperature in December in Chisinau?

In Chisinau, in December, the average high-temperature is 2.3°C (36.1°F), and the average low-temperature is -2.8°C (27°F).

What is the most humid month in Chisinau?

With an average relative humidity of 83%, December is the most humid month.

What is the average humidity in December in Chisinau?

In Chisinau, Moldova, the average relative humidity in December is 83%.

How many days does it rain in December in Chisinau?

In Chisinau, in December, it is raining for 9 days, with typically 41mm (1.6") of accumulated precipitation.

How many days does it snow in December in Chisinau?

In Chisinau, during December, snow falls for 11 days.

What is the month with the shortest days in Chisinau?

With an average of 8.6h of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year in Chisinau, Moldova.

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

The average length of the day in December in Chisinau, Moldova, is 8.6h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Chisinau?

December has the least sunshine of the year in Chisinau, with an average of 1.9h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in December in Chisinau?

In Chisinau, the average sunshine in December is 1.9h.

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

January, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 1, are months with the lowest UV index in Chisinau, Moldova.

What is the UV index intensity in December in Chisinau?

The average daily maximum UV index in December in Chisinau, Moldova, is 1. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in December - Chisinau, Moldova
  • Average high temperature in December: 2.3°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (27.5°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (0.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: -2.8°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (17.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-4.3°C).

Average humidity in December - Chisinau, Moldova
  • Average humidity in December: 83%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (83%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are May and August (60%).

Average rainfall in December - Chisinau, Moldova
  • Average rainfall in December: 41mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (66mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (31mm).

Average rainfall days in December - Chisinau, Moldova
  • Average rainfall days in December: 9 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are May and June (14 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is February (7 days).

Average snowfall days in December - Chisinau, Moldova
  • Average snowfall days in December: 11 days

Months with the highest number of snowfall days are January and February (13 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Chisinau, Moldova
  • Average daylight in December: 8.6h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.8h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.6h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 1.9h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 9.6h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 1.9h).

Average UV index in December - Chisinau, Moldova
  • Average UV index in December: 1

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 1).