December weather forecast and climate
Bennington, NH

December, the first month of the winter, in Bennington, is still a cold month, with average temperature varying between 32.7°F (0.4°C) and 22.1°F (-5.5°C).

Temperature

In Bennington, the average high-temperature drops, from a frosty 43.5°F (6.4°C) in November, to a cold 32.7°F (0.4°C). The average low-temperature, in December, is 22.1°F (-5.5°C).

Humidity

In Bennington, New Hampshire, the average relative humidity in December is 83%.

Rainfall

In Bennington, in December, it is raining for 8.6 days, with typically 3.07" (78mm) of accumulated precipitation. In Bennington, during the entire year, the rain falls for 141.7 days and collects up to 32.09" (815mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Bennington, New Hampshire, are January through May, October through December. In Bennington, New Hampshire, snow falls for 10.4 days, with typically accumulated 7.87" (200mm) of snow. In Bennington, during the entire year, snow falls for 59.9 days, and aggregates up to 47.95" (1218mm) of snow.

Daylight

December has the shortest days of the year in Bennington, with an average of 9.1h of daylight.

Sunshine

The average sunshine is 4.1h.

UV index

February and December, with an average maximum UV index of 1, are months with the lowest UV index in Bennington, New Hampshire. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: In December, the average maximum UV index of 1 translate into the following recommendations:
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 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.

What is the temperature in December in Bennington?

In Bennington, in December, the average high-temperature is 32.7°F (0.4°C), and the average low-temperature is 22.1°F (-5.5°C).

What is the average humidity in December in Bennington?

The average relative humidity in December in Bennington is 83%.

How many days does it rain in December in Bennington?

In December, in Bennington, New Hampshire, the rain falls for 8.6 days. Throughout December, 3.07" (78mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

How many days does it snow in December in Bennington?

In Bennington, New Hampshire, in December, snow falls for 10.4 days, with typically accumulated 7.87" (200mm) of snow.

What is the month with the shortest days in Bennington?

The month with the shortest days in Bennington is December, with an average of 9.1h of daylight.

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

In Bennington, New Hampshire, the average length of the day in December is 9.1h.

How many hours of sunshine does Bennington have in December?

In Bennington, the average sunshine in December is 4.1h.

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

February and December, with an average maximum UV index of 1, are months with the lowest UV index in Bennington.

How high is the UV index in December in Bennington?

In December, the average daily maximum UV index is 1. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a low health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in December - Bennington, NH
  • Average high temperature in December: 0.4°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (26.2°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (-2.6°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: -5.5°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (15.1°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-9.8°C).

Average pressure in December - Bennington, NH
  • Average pressure in December: 1017.4mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (1018.4mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (1013.1mbar).

Average wind speed in December - Bennington, NH
  • Average wind speed in December: 12.3km/h

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January and February (13.2km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (8.5km/h).

Average humidity in December - Bennington, NH
  • Average humidity in December: 83%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January and February (85%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (74%).

Average rainfall in December - Bennington, NH
  • Average rainfall in December: 78mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (86mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is August (58mm).

Average rainfall days in December - Bennington, NH
  • Average rainfall days in December: 8.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (16 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (6 days).

Average snowfall in December - Bennington, NH
  • Average snowfall in December: 200mm

The month with the highest snowfall is February (292mm).
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0mm).

Average snowfall days in December - Bennington, NH
  • Average snowfall days in December: 10.4 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (13.5 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Bennington, NH
  • Average daylight in December: 9.1h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.3h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.1h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 4.1h

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 9.8h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 3.9h).

Average sunshine days in December - Bennington, NH
  • Average sunshine days in December: 15.1 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (16.9 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is March (12 days).

Average UV index in December - Bennington, NH
  • Average UV index in December: 1

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are February and December (UV index 1).

Average cloud cover in December - Bennington, NH
  • Average cloud cover in December: 54

Months with the most cloud cover are February and March (Cloud cover 56).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 38).

Average visibility in December - Bennington, NH
  • Average visibility in December: 8km

Months with the highest visibility are January, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (8km).
The month with the lowest visibility is February (7km).