December weather forecast and climate
Spring Lake, NC

December, the first month of the winter, in Spring Lake, is still a cool month, with average temperature fluctuating between 39.6°F (4.2°C) and 54.3°F (12.4°C).

Temperature

In December, the average high-temperature slightly decreases, from a moderate 60.6°F (15.9°C) in November, to a fresh 54.3°F (12.4°C). The average low-temperature, is 39.6°F (4.2°C).

Humidity

May, September and December, with an average relative humidity of 76%, are most humid months in Spring Lake, North Carolina.

Rainfall

In Spring Lake, it is raining for 12.1 days, with typically 3.11" (79mm) of accumulated precipitation. In Spring Lake, during the entire year, the rain falls for 165.9 days and collects up to 33.58" (853mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through March, November and December. In Spring Lake, in December, during 0.2 snowfall days, 0.28" (7mm) of snow is typically accumulated. In Spring Lake, during the entire year, snow falls for 3.6 days, and aggregates up to 2.32" (59mm) of snow.

Daylight

December has the shortest days of the year, with an average of 9.8h of daylight.

Sunshine

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

UV index

In Spring Lake, the average daily maximum UV index is 3. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: In December, the average maximum UV index of 3 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions. Light skin individuals may get burned in less than 30 minutes. 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 temperature in December in Spring Lake?

In Spring Lake, North Carolina, in December, the average high-temperature is 54.3°F (12.4°C), and the average low-temperature is 39.6°F (4.2°C).

What are the most humid months in Spring Lake?

May, September and December, with an average relative humidity of 76%, are most humid months in Spring Lake.

What is the average humidity in December in Spring Lake?

The average relative humidity in December in Spring Lake, North Carolina, is 76%.

How many days does it rain in December in Spring Lake?

In Spring Lake, in December, it is raining for 12.1 days, with typically 3.11" (79mm) of accumulated precipitation.

How many days does it snow in December in Spring Lake?

In Spring Lake, North Carolina, in December, during 0.2 snowfall days, 0.28" (7mm) of snow is typically accumulated.

What is the month with the shortest days in Spring Lake?

The month with the shortest days in Spring Lake, North Carolina, is December, with an average of 9.8h of daylight.

What is the average length of the day in December in Spring Lake?

The average length of the day in December in Spring Lake, North Carolina, is 9.8h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Spring Lake?

January and December, with an average of 5.5h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine in Spring Lake, North Carolina.

How long on average sun shines in December in Spring Lake?

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

What is the UV index reading in December in Spring Lake?

In Spring Lake, the average daily maximum UV index in December is 3. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in December - Spring Lake, NC
  • Average high temperature in December: 12.4°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (32.2°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (10°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: 4.2°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (22.2°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (1.3°C).

Average pressure in December - Spring Lake, NC
  • Average pressure in December: 1020.5mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (1020.8mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (1014.6mbar).

Average wind speed in December - Spring Lake, NC
  • Average wind speed in December: 10.8km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (13.3km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (8.8km/h).

Average humidity in December - Spring Lake, NC
  • Average humidity in December: 76%

Months with the highest relative humidity are May, September and December (76%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is November (72%).

Average rainfall in December - Spring Lake, NC
  • Average rainfall in December: 79mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (91mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (53mm).

Average rainfall days in December - Spring Lake, NC
  • Average rainfall days in December: 12.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (18.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (9.2 days).

Average snowfall in December - Spring Lake, NC
  • Average snowfall in December: 7mm

The month with the highest snowfall is February (26mm).
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0mm).

Average snowfall days in December - Spring Lake, NC
  • Average snowfall days in December: 0.2 days

Months with the highest number of snowfall days are January and February (1.3 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Spring Lake, NC
  • 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: 5.5h

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

Average sunshine days in December - Spring Lake, NC
  • Average sunshine days in December: 17.8 days

Months with the most sunshine days are October and November (19.6 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (10.3 days).

Average UV index in December - Spring Lake, NC
  • Average UV index in December: 3

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

Average cloud cover in December - Spring Lake, NC
  • Average cloud cover in December: 41

Months with the most cloud cover are February and March (Cloud cover 42).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 31).

Average visibility in December - Spring Lake, 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).