December weather forecast and climate
Corinto, Nicaragua

December, the first month of the winter, in Corinto, is also a hot month, with average temperature fluctuating between 30.7°C (87.3°F) and 23.2°C (73.8°F).

Temperature

In December, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in November - a still hot 30.7°C (87.3°F). In December, the average low-temperature is 23.2°C (73.8°F).

Heat index

In December, the average heat index is evaluated at a sweltering 36.8°C (98.2°F). Take special precautions - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are expected. Heatstroke may occur with lengthy activity.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. With the exposure to direct sunlight, the heat index may be increased by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature', 'real feel', or 'feels like', is a measure that combines both air temperature and relative humidity into a single value that indicates how hot the weather feels. Additional factors like activity, wind, clothing, and pregnancy affect individual temperature impact. Be aware that direct exposure to sunlight increases heat impact, and may raise the heat index additionally, by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are particularly important for children. Children are often less aware of the need to rest and re-hydrate. Thirst is a late sign of dehydration - it is vital to remain hydrated, particularly during prolonged physical activities.
The human body normally cools itself by perspiration, as evaporated sweat carries heat away from the body. Under high air temperature and humidity (high heat index) conditions, perspiration is limited, and the perception of heat is increased. When heat gain surpasses the level the body can shed, body temperature begins to increase, and consequently, overheating and dehydration can occur, with varying severity.

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Corinto is 70%.

Rainfall

In Corinto, Nicaragua, during 6.1 rainfall days, 8mm (0.31") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Corinto, during the entire year, the rain falls for 202 days and collects up to 1295mm (50.98") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In December, the average sea temperature is 27.8°C (82°F).
Note: For swimming, diving, and other water activities, temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are perceived as very enjoyable and pleasurable for prolonged periods without feeling uncomfortable.

Daylight

The month with the shortest days in Corinto, Nicaragua, is December, with an average of 11.4h of daylight.

Sunshine

In Corinto, the average sunshine is 8.2h.

UV index

January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index in Corinto. January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the lowest UV index. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
Note: In December, the average maximum UV index of 7 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions and adopt sun safety practices. Protection against sunburn is obliged. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. 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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is significantly increased by the reflection of the water and sand.

What is the temperature in December in Corinto?

The average high-temperature, in December, is 30.7°C (87.3°F), while the average low-temperature is 23.2°C (73.8°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature'), that represents influence of the relative humidity to air temperaure, in December is estimated at 36.8°C (98.2°F).

What is the average humidity in December in Corinto?

In December, the average relative humidity is 70%.

How many days does it rain in December in Corinto?

In Corinto, in December, during 6.1 rainfall days, 8mm (0.31") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How warm is the water in December in Corinto?

In December, the average sea temperature in Corinto is 27.8°C (82°F). For swimming, diving, and other water activities, temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are perceived as very enjoyable and pleasurable for prolonged periods without feeling uncomfortable.

What is the month with the shortest days in Corinto?

December has the shortest days of the year in Corinto, Nicaragua, with an average of 11.4h of daylight.

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

In Corinto, Nicaragua, the average length of the day in December is 11.4h.

How many hours of sunshine does Corinto have in December?

In Corinto, the average sunshine in December is 8.2h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Corinto?

January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index in Corinto.

When is the lowest UV index in Corinto?

Months with the lowest UV index are January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7.

What is the UV index reading in December in Corinto?

In December, the average daily maximum UV index in Corinto, Nicaragua, is 7. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high hazard to health from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in December - Corinto, Nicaragua
  • Average high temperature in December: 30.7°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is April (33.5°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is October (29.5°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: 23.2°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is May (26.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is December (23.2°C).

Average pressure in December - Corinto, Nicaragua
  • Average pressure in December: 1011.7mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1012.3mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is October (1010.5mbar).

Average wind speed in December - Corinto, Nicaragua
  • Average wind speed in December: 10.2km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (12.4km/h).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are September, October and November (8.2km/h).

Average humidity in December - Corinto, Nicaragua
  • Average humidity in December: 70%

The month with the highest relative humidity is October (82%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is March (60%).

Average rainfall in December - Corinto, Nicaragua
  • Average rainfall in December: 8mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (277mm).
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are January and February (2mm).

Average rainfall days in December - Corinto, Nicaragua
  • Average rainfall days in December: 6.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is October (29.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (2.2 days).

Average sea temperature in December - Corinto, Nicaragua
  • Average sea temperature in December: 27.8°C

The best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are June and August (29.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (27.2°C).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Corinto, Nicaragua
  • Average daylight in December: 11.4h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12.9h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.4h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 8.2h

The month with the most sunshine is April (Average sunshine: 11.4h).
Months with the least sunshine are January and February (Average sunshine: 7.6).

Average sunshine days in December - Corinto, Nicaragua
  • Average sunshine days in December: 24.5 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (28.2 days).
Months with the least sunshine days are September and October (1.2 days).

Average UV index in December - Corinto, Nicaragua
  • Average UV index in December: 7

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (UV index 7).

Average cloud cover in December - Corinto, Nicaragua
  • Average cloud cover in December: 18

The month with the most cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 43).
The month with the least cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 15).

Average visibility in December - Corinto, Nicaragua
  • Average visibility in December: 10km

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, June, July, November and December (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are May, August, September and October (9km).