Abuja
Nigeria
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

December weather forecast and climate
Abuja, Nigeria

The biggest mosque in West Africa, Abuja National Mosque, in Abuja, Nigeria
The biggest mosque in West Africa, Abuja National Mosque, in Abuja, Nigeria
The first month of the winter, December, is still a very hot month in Abuja, Nigeria, with average temperature varying between 21.3°C (70.3°F) and 36.5°C (97.7°F).

Temperature

In Abuja, the average high-temperature in December is almost the same as in November - a still torrid 36.5°C (97.7°F). The average low-temperature, in December, is 21.3°C (70.3°F).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Abuja is 23%.

Rainfall

January and December are months without rainfall in Abuja.

Daylight

With an average of 11.6h of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year.

Sunshine

January, February, November and December, with an average of 10h of sunshine, are months with the most sunshine.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in December is 7. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 7 in December transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions and adopt sun safety practices. Protection against sunburn is obliged. 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 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.

What is the temperature in December in Abuja?

In December, in Abuja, the average high-temperature is 36.5°C (97.7°F), and the average low-temperature is 21.3°C (70.3°F).

What is the average humidity in December in Abuja?

In Abuja, the average relative humidity in December is 23%.

Does it rain in Abuja in December?

In December, it doesn't rain. November is the latest month when it rains.

What is the driest month in Abuja?

In Abuja rain does not fall in January and December.

What is the month with the shortest days in Abuja?

With an average of 11.6h of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year in Abuja.

How many hours of daylight does Abuja have in December?

In December, the average length of the day in Abuja, Nigeria, is 11.6h.

What is the month with the most sunshine in Abuja?

Months with the most sunshine in Abuja are January, February, November and December, with an average of 10h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Abuja have in December?

In Abuja, Nigeria, the average sunshine in December is 10h.

What is the UV index reading in December in Abuja?

In December, the average daily maximum UV index in Abuja, Nigeria, is 7. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in December - Abuja, Nigeria
  • Average high temperature in December: 36.5°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is March (39.9°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is August (28.4°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: 21.3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is April (25.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (20.5°C).

Average humidity in December - Abuja, Nigeria
  • Average humidity in December: 23%

The month with the highest relative humidity is August (87%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is January (21%).

Average rainfall in December - Abuja, Nigeria
  • Average rainfall in December: 0mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (194mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are January and December (0mm).

Average rainfall days in December - Abuja, Nigeria
  • Average rainfall days in December: 0 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (26.4 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is December (0 days).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Abuja, Nigeria
  • Average daylight in December: 11.6h

Months with the longest days are June and July (Average daylight: 12.6h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.6h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 10h

Months with most sunshine are January, February, November and December (Average sunshine: 10h).
The month with least sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 5.8h).

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

Months with the highest UV index are February, March and April (UV index 8).
The month with the lowest UV index is August (UV index 5).