December weather forecast and climate
Newkirk, NM

December, the first month of the winter, in Newkirk, is still a chilly month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 31.5°F (-0.3°C) and an average high of 49.3°F (9.6°C).

Temperature

With an average high-temperature of 49.3°F (9.6°C) and an average low-temperature of 31.5°F (-0.3°C), December is the coldest month.

Humidity

With an average relative humidity of 52%, December is the most humid month.

Rainfall

In December, in Newkirk, the rain falls for 3.2 days. Throughout December, 0.51" (13mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In Newkirk, New Mexico, during the entire year, the rain falls for 78.6 days and collects up to 9.06" (230mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Newkirk are January through April, October through December. In December, in Newkirk, it is snowing for 3.5 days. Throughout December, 1.65" (42mm) of snow is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Newkirk, there are 13.6 snowfall days, and 8.19" (208mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

December has the shortest days of the year in Newkirk, New Mexico, with an average of 9.8h of daylight.

Sunshine

January and December, with an average of 7.1h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine.

UV index

With an average maximum UV index of 2, December is the month with the lowest UV index. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: In December, the average maximum UV index of 2 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. 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 coldest month in Newkirk?

December is the coldest month in Newkirk, with an average high-temperature of 49.3°F (9.6°C) and an average low-temperature of 31.5°F (-0.3°C).

What is the temperature in December in Newkirk?

The average high-temperature, in December, in Newkirk, is 49.3°F (9.6°C), while the average low-temperature is 31.5°F (-0.3°C).

What is the most humid month in Newkirk?

December is the most humid month in Newkirk, with an average relative humidity of 52%.

What is the average humidity in December in Newkirk?

In December, the average relative humidity is 52%.

How many days does it rain in December in Newkirk?

In Newkirk, in December, it is raining for 3.2 days, with typically 0.51" (13mm) of accumulated precipitation.

How many days does it snow in December in Newkirk?

In Newkirk, in December, snow falls for 3.5 days, with typically accumulated 1.65" (42mm) of snow.

What is the month with the shortest days in Newkirk?

The month with the shortest days in Newkirk, New Mexico, is December, with an average of 9.8h of daylight.

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

In Newkirk, New Mexico, the average length of the day in December is 9.8h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Newkirk?

Months with the least sunshine in Newkirk, New Mexico, are January and December, with an average of 7.1h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in December in Newkirk?

In December, the average sunshine in Newkirk is 7.1h.

When is the lowest UV index in Newkirk?

With an average maximum UV index of 2, December is the month with the lowest UV index.

How high is the UV index in December in Newkirk?

In Newkirk, New Mexico, the average daily maximum UV index in December is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in December - Newkirk, NM
  • Average high temperature in December: 9.6°C

The warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are June and July (32.2°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (9.6°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: -0.3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (20.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-0.8°C).

Average pressure in December - Newkirk, NM
  • Average pressure in December: 1018.9mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1020mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is April (1011.3mbar).

Average wind speed in December - Newkirk, NM
  • Average wind speed in December: 18.9km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (20.8km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (14.5km/h).

Average humidity in December - Newkirk, NM
  • Average humidity in December: 52%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (52%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (31%).

Average rainfall in December - Newkirk, NM
  • Average rainfall in December: 13mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (41mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (9mm).

Average rainfall days in December - Newkirk, NM
  • Average rainfall days in December: 3.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (12.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (2.4 days).

Average snowfall in December - Newkirk, NM
  • Average snowfall in December: 42mm

The month with the highest snowfall is November (47mm).
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0mm).

Average snowfall days in December - Newkirk, NM
  • Average snowfall days in December: 3.5 days

Months with the highest number of snowfall days are January and December (3.5 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Newkirk, NM
  • Average daylight in December: 9.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.5h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.8h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 7.1h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 11.9h).
Months with the least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 7.1).

Average sunshine days in December - Newkirk, NM
  • Average sunshine days in December: 24.6 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (25.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (14 days).

Average UV index in December - Newkirk, NM
  • Average UV index in December: 2

The month with the highest UV index is June (UV index 7).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 2).

Average visibility in December - Newkirk, NM
  • 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).