December weather forecast and climate
Enkhuizen, Netherlands

The first month of the winter, December, is still a chilly month in Enkhuizen, Netherlands, with temperature in the range of an average low of 4.6°C (40.3°F) and an average high of 6.9°C (44.4°F).

Temperature

In Enkhuizen, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in November - a still chilly 6.9°C (44.4°F). The average low-temperature, in Enkhuizen, is 4.6°C (40.3°F).

Humidity

Months with the highest humidity are January and December, with an average relative humidity of 84%.

Rainfall

In Enkhuizen, Netherlands, in December, during 15.1 rainfall days, 25mm (0.98") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Enkhuizen, during the entire year, the rain falls for 160.4 days and collects up to 266mm (10.47") of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through March and December. December is the first month it typically snows. Throughout December, in the average 2 snowfall days, it receives 6mm (0.24") of snow. In Enkhuizen, during the entire year, snow falls for 10.3 days, and aggregates up to 26mm (1.02") of snow.

Sea temperature

In Enkhuizen, the average water temperature is 9.3°C (48.7°F).
Note: Swimming in 9.3°C (48.7°F) is considered life-threatening. Even a few minutes in 13°C (55.4°F) water is uncomfortable, and swimming below 10°C (50°F) may cause total loss of breathing control and cold shock, depending on a person's physique.

Daylight

December has the shortest days of the year in Enkhuizen, with an average of 7.7h of daylight.

Sunshine

The month with the least sunshine in Enkhuizen is December, with an average of 3.6h of sunshine.

UV index

January, February, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index in Enkhuizen. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: In December, the average maximum UV index of 2 translate into the following recommendations:
For the majority, extended sun exposure is not of great concern. Infants and people with sensitive skin must always be protected. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in December in Enkhuizen?

In December, in Enkhuizen, the average high-temperature is 6.9°C (44.4°F), and the average low-temperature is 4.6°C (40.3°F).

What is the most humid month in Enkhuizen?

January and December, with an average relative humidity of 84%, are most humid months in Enkhuizen.

What is the average humidity in December in Enkhuizen?

In Enkhuizen, the average relative humidity in December is 84%.

How many days does it rain in December in Enkhuizen?

In Enkhuizen, Netherlands, in December, it is raining for 15.1 days, with typically 25mm (0.98") of accumulated precipitation.

When does it start snowing in Enkhuizen?

December is the first month it typically snows. Throughout December, in the average 2 snowfall days, it receives 6mm (0.24") of snow.

What is the sea water temperature in December in Enkhuizen?

In Enkhuizen, Netherlands, in December, the average water temperature is 9.3°C (48.7°F). At temperatures below 10°C (50°F), swimming in a suitably protected swimsuit is feasible; otherwise, cold shock and loss of breathing control are imminent. Even a short swim, without thermal protection, at temperatures around 13°C (55.4°F) is not comfortable.

What is the month with the shortest days in Enkhuizen?

The month with the shortest days in Enkhuizen is December, with an average of 7.7h of daylight.

How many hours of daylight does Enkhuizen have in December?

In December, the average length of the day in Enkhuizen is 7.7h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Enkhuizen?

With an average of 3.6h of sunshine, December has the least sunshine of the year in Enkhuizen.

How long on average sun shines in December in Enkhuizen?

In Enkhuizen, the average sunshine in December is 3.6h.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in Enkhuizen?

Months with the lowest UV index in Enkhuizen, Netherlands, are January, February, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2.

How high is the UV index in December in Enkhuizen?

In Enkhuizen, Netherlands, the average daily maximum UV index in December is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in December - Enkhuizen, Netherlands
  • Average high temperature in December: 6.9°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (20.6°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (5.5°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: 4.6°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (15.6°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (2.5°C).

Average pressure in December - Enkhuizen, Netherlands
  • Average pressure in December: 1013.8mbar

Months with the highest atmospheric pressure are May and September (1016.5mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is November (1011mbar).

Average wind speed in December - Enkhuizen, Netherlands
  • Average wind speed in December: 24.8km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is December (24.8km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (15.6km/h).

Average humidity in December - Enkhuizen, Netherlands
  • Average humidity in December: 84%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January and December (84%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (76%).

Average rainfall in December - Enkhuizen, Netherlands
  • Average rainfall in December: 25mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (37mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is April (8mm).

Average rainfall days in December - Enkhuizen, Netherlands
  • Average rainfall days in December: 15.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (16.7 days).
The month with the least rainy days is April (9.1 days).

Average snowfall in December - Enkhuizen, Netherlands
  • Average snowfall in December: 6mm

The month with the highest snowfall is February (12mm).
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0mm).

Average snowfall days in December - Enkhuizen, Netherlands
  • Average snowfall days in December: 2 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (4 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average sea temperature in December - Enkhuizen, Netherlands
  • Average sea temperature in December: 9.3°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is September (18°C).
The coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are February and March (6.3°C).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Enkhuizen, Netherlands
  • Average daylight in December: 7.7h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 16.8h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 7.7h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 3.6h

Months with the most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 10h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 3.6h).

Average sunshine days in December - Enkhuizen, Netherlands
  • Average sunshine days in December: 9.7 days

The month with the most sunshine days is April (18.4 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is December (9.7 days).

Average UV index in December - Enkhuizen, Netherlands
  • Average UV index in December: 2

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 5).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 2).

Average cloud cover in December - Enkhuizen, Netherlands
  • Average cloud cover in December: 66

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 66).
Months with the least cloud cover are April and August (Cloud cover 39).

Average visibility in December - Enkhuizen, Netherlands
  • Average visibility in December: 10km

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (10km).