December weather forecast and climate
Milton, NC

December, the first month of the winter, in Milton, is also a frosty month, with average temperature ranging between max 49.8°F (9.9°C) and min 35.4°F (1.9°C).

Temperature

In Milton, the average high-temperature in December slightly decreases, from a mild 57.4°F (14.1°C) in November, to a frosty 49.8°F (9.9°C). The average low-temperature, in Milton, North Carolina, is 35.4°F (1.9°C).

Humidity

The most humid month is December, with an average relative humidity of 76%.

Rainfall

In Milton, in December, during 10.3 rainfall days, 2.87" (73mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 154.5 rainfall days, and 29.17" (741mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through March, November and December. Months with the most snowfall are January and December, with an average 2.17" (55mm) of accumulated snow.

Daylight

With an average of 9.7h of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year.

Sunshine

Months with the least sunshine are January and December, with an average of 5.5h of sunshine.

UV index

January, February and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index in Milton, North Carolina. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays 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. 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in December in Milton?

In December, in Milton, the average high-temperature is 49.8°F (9.9°C), and the average low-temperature is 35.4°F (1.9°C).

What is the most humid month in Milton?

The most humid month in Milton is December, with an average relative humidity of 76%.

What is the average humidity in December in Milton?

The average relative humidity in December in Milton is 76%.

How much does it rain in Milton in December?

In Milton, in December, it is raining for 10.3 days, with typically 2.87" (73mm) of accumulated precipitation.

How many days does it snow in December in Milton?

In Milton, North Carolina, in December, snow falls for 1.3 days, with typically accumulated 2.17" (55mm) of snow.

What is the snowiest month in Milton?

Months with the most snowfall in Milton are January and December, with an average 2.17" (55mm) of accumulated snow.

What is the month with the shortest days in Milton?

The month with the shortest days in Milton, North Carolina, is December, with an average of 9.7h of daylight.

How many hours of daylight does Milton have in December?

In December, the average length of the day in Milton, North Carolina, is 9.7h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Milton?

Months with the least sunshine in Milton are January and December, with an average of 5.5h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Milton have in December?

In December, the average sunshine in Milton, North Carolina, is 5.5h.

When is the lowest UV index in Milton?

January, February and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index in Milton.

How high is the UV index in December in Milton?

In December, the average daily maximum UV index in Milton is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in December - Milton, NC
  • Average high temperature in December: 9.9°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (32.4°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (7.5°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: 1.9°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (20.2°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-0.8°C).

Average pressure in December - Milton, NC
  • Average pressure in December: 1020.5mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (1021.2mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (1014.9mbar).

Average wind speed in December - Milton, NC
  • Average wind speed in December: 10.3km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (11.8km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (7.4km/h).

Average humidity in December - Milton, NC
  • Average humidity in December: 76%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (76%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (69%).

Average rainfall in December - Milton, NC
  • Average rainfall in December: 73mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (81mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (41mm).

Average rainfall days in December - Milton, NC
  • Average rainfall days in December: 10.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (16.7 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (9.1 days).

Average snowfall in December - Milton, NC
  • Average snowfall in December: 55mm

Months with the highest snowfall are January and December (55mm).
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0mm).

Average snowfall days in December - Milton, NC
  • Average snowfall days in December: 1.3 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (3.2 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Milton, NC
  • Average daylight in December: 9.7h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.6h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.7h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 5.5h

Months with the most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 10.7h).
Months with the least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 5.5).

Average sunshine days in December - Milton, NC
  • Average sunshine days in December: 19 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (19.2 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is May (12.4 days).

Average UV index in December - Milton, NC
  • Average UV index in December: 2

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February and December (UV index 2).

Average cloud cover in December - Milton, NC
  • Average cloud cover in December: 40

Months with the most cloud cover are February and March (Cloud cover 42).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 30).

Average visibility in December - Milton, NC
  • Average visibility in December: 9km

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