December weather forecast
Abeokuta, Nigeria

Weather in December

December, the first month of the winter in Abeokuta, is a torrid month, with an average temperature fluctuating between 22.9°C (73.2°F) and 36.1°C (97°F).

Temperature

In December, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in November - a very hot 36.1°C (97°F). The average low-temperature, in Abeokuta, is 22.9°C (73.2°F).

Heat index

The average heat index in December is estimated at a burning hot 47.9°C (118.2°F). Beware: Heat cramps and heat exhaustion are very likely. Heatstroke is imminent with prolonged activity.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. With 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 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature', 'feels like', or 'real feel', is an index that combines air temperature and relative humidity to determine the human-perceived temperature equivalent. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (clothing, wind, differences in body mass, height, and shape), and activity. Bear in mind that direct sunshine exposure increases weather impact, and may raise heat index by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are especially crucial for babies and toddlers. Young children are generally more endangered than adults, as they usually less sweat. And also, due to larger skin surface relative to their small bodies and higher heat production as a result of their activity.
Perspiration is the human body's physiological response to high temperatures and is an attempt to lower body temperature through evaporation of sweat. When the relative humidity is high, the evaporation rate is reduced. The warmth is removed from the body at a lower rate, causing the body to retain more heat than it would in dry air. 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

In Abeokuta, Nigeria, the average relative humidity in December is 59%.

Rainfall

The month with the least rainfall in Abeokuta is December, when the rain falls for 4.9 days and typically collects 4mm (0.16") of precipitation.

Daylight

December has the shortest days of the year in Abeokuta, with an average of 11h and 43min of daylight.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 06:43 and sunset at 18:27. On the last day of December, in Abeokuta, sunrise is at 06:58 and sunset at 18:41 WAT.

Sunshine

December has the most sunshine of the year, with an average of 9.8h of sunshine.

UV index

The months with the highest UV index in Abeokuta are January through May, September through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high threat to health from exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 7 in December transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions against overexposure. Protection against sun damage is needed. The Sun's UV radiation is most powerful between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. To the extent possible, limit exposure to the direct sun during these hours. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for the 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in December in Abeokuta?

In December, the average high-temperature is 36.1°C (97°F), and the average low-temperature is 22.9°C (73.2°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'feels like'), which calculates the temperature value influenced by the moisture in the air, in December is estimated at 47.9°C (118.2°F).

What is the average humidity in December in Abeokuta?

In Abeokuta, Nigeria, the average relative humidity in December is 59%.

What is the driest month in Abeokuta?

The month with the least rainfall in Abeokuta, Nigeria, is December, when the rain falls for 4.9 days and typically collects 4mm (0.16") of precipitation.

How much does it rain in Abeokuta in December?

In December, the rain falls for 4.9 days. Throughout December, 4mm (0.16") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the month with the shortest days in Abeokuta?

With an average of 11h and 43min of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year.

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

In Abeokuta, the average day length in December is 11h and 43min.

When are sunrise and sunset in December in Abeokuta?

On the first day of December in Abeokuta, Nigeria, sunrise is at 06:43 and sunset at 18:27. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 06:58 and sunset at 18:41 WAT.

What month has the most sunshine in Abeokuta?

The month with the most sunshine is December, with an average of 9.8h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in December in Abeokuta?

In Abeokuta, the average sunshine duration in December is 9.8h.

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

The months with the highest UV index in Abeokuta, Nigeria, are January through May, September through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7.

What is the UV index intensity in December in Abeokuta?

The average daily maximum UV index in December is 7. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in December
Abeokuta, Nigeria

Average temperature in December - Abeokuta, Nigeria
  • Average high temperature in December: 36.1°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is January (37°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is August (28.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: 22.9°C

The months with the highest average low temperature are March and April (25.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is August (22.1°C).

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Average pressure in December
Abeokuta, Nigeria

Average pressure in December - Abeokuta, Nigeria
  • Average pressure in December: 1010.4mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is July (1013.4mbar).
The months with the lowest atmospheric pressure are February and March (1009.4mbar).

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Average wind speed in December
Abeokuta, Nigeria

Average wind speed in December - Abeokuta, Nigeria
  • Average wind speed in December: 5.4km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is March (8.6km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is December (5.4km/h).

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Average humidity in December
Abeokuta, Nigeria

Average humidity in December - Abeokuta, Nigeria
  • Average humidity in December: 59%

The months with the highest relative humidity are July, August and September (86%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is January (56%).

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Average rainfall in December
Abeokuta, Nigeria

Average rainfall in December - Abeokuta, Nigeria
  • Average rainfall in December: 4mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (145mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is December (4mm).

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Average rainfall days in December
Abeokuta, Nigeria

Average rainfall days in December - Abeokuta, Nigeria
  • Average rainfall days in December: 4.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (27 days).
The month with the least rainy days is December (4.9 days).

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Average daylight in December /
Average sunshine in December
Abeokuta, Nigeria

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Abeokuta, Nigeria
  • Average daylight in December: 11h and 43min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12h and 32min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11h and 43min).

  • Average sunshine in December: 9.8h

The month with the most sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 9.8h).
The month with the least sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 4.7h).

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Average sunshine days in December
Abeokuta, Nigeria

Average sunshine days in December - Abeokuta, Nigeria
  • Average sunshine days in December: 22.5 days

The month with the most sunshine days is December (22.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is September (2.4 days).

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Average UV index in December
Abeokuta, Nigeria

Average UV index in December - Abeokuta, Nigeria
  • Average UV index in December: 7

The months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, April, May, September, October, November and December (UV index 7).
The months with the lowest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 6).

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Average cloud cover in December
Abeokuta, Nigeria

Average cloud cover in December - Abeokuta, Nigeria
  • Average cloud cover in December: 16

The month with the most cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 69).
The month with the least cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 16).

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Average visibility in December
Abeokuta, Nigeria

Average visibility in December - Abeokuta, Nigeria
  • Average visibility in December: 9km

The months with the highest visibility are February, March and April (10km).
The months with the lowest visibility are July, August and September (7km).

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