December weather forecast and climate
West Fargo, ND

The first month of the winter, December, is still a freezing cold month in West Fargo, North Dakota, with temperature in the range of an average high of 20.7°F (-6.3°C) and an average low of 10°F (-12.2°C).

Temperature

In December, the average high-temperature declines considerably, from a cold 37.8°F (3.2°C) in November, to a subzero cold 20.7°F (-6.3°C). In West Fargo, in December, the average low-temperature is 10°F (-12.2°C).

Humidity

In West Fargo, the average relative humidity in December is 88%.

Rainfall

In December, the rain falls for 3.4 days. Throughout December, 0.83" (21mm) of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 102.5 rainfall days, and 17.17" (436mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in West Fargo are January through May, October through December. December is the month with the most snowfall in West Fargo, North Dakota. Snow falls for 13.5 days and accumulates 4.09" (104mm) of snow.

Daylight

December has the shortest days of the year in West Fargo, North Dakota, with an average of 8.6h of daylight.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in West Fargo is 3.4h.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index in West Fargo are January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 1. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 1 interpret into the following advice:
For the majority, extended sun exposure is not of great concern. Infants and people with sensitive skin must always be protected. 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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.

What is the temperature in December in West Fargo?

The average high-temperature, in December, is 20.7°F (-6.3°C), while the average low-temperature is 10°F (-12.2°C).

What is the average humidity in December in West Fargo?

In December, the average relative humidity in West Fargo, North Dakota, is 88%.

How much does it rain in West Fargo in December?

In West Fargo, in December, it is raining for 3.4 days, with typically 0.83" (21mm) of accumulated precipitation.

How many days does it snow in December in West Fargo?

In December, in West Fargo, it is snowing for 13.5 days. Throughout December, 4.09" (104mm) of snow is accumulated.

What is the snowiest month in West Fargo?

December is the month with the most snowfall in West Fargo. Snow falls for 13.5 days and accumulates 4.09" (104mm) of snow.

What is the month with the shortest days in West Fargo?

With an average of 8.6h of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year.

How many hours of daylight does West Fargo have in December?

In West Fargo, North Dakota, the average length of the day in December is 8.6h.

How many hours of sunshine does West Fargo have in December?

The average sunshine in December in West Fargo is 3.4h.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in West Fargo?

January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 1, are months with the lowest UV index in West Fargo, North Dakota.

How high is the UV index in December in West Fargo?

The average daily maximum UV index in December in West Fargo is 1. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health risk from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in December - West Fargo, ND
  • Average high temperature in December: -6.3°C

The warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (27.2°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (-8.8°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: -12.2°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (16.1°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-16.3°C).

Average pressure in December - West Fargo, ND
  • Average pressure in December: 1020.1mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is February (1021.6mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (1011.2mbar).

Average wind speed in December - West Fargo, ND
  • Average wind speed in December: 15.7km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is October (17.2km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (13.1km/h).

Average humidity in December - West Fargo, ND
  • Average humidity in December: 88%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (91%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is September (63%).

Average rainfall in December - West Fargo, ND
  • Average rainfall in December: 21mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (78mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (14mm).

Average rainfall days in December - West Fargo, ND
  • Average rainfall days in December: 3.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is June (15.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (1.7 days).

Average snowfall in December - West Fargo, ND
  • Average snowfall in December: 104mm

The month with the highest snowfall is December (104mm).
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0mm).

Average snowfall days in December - West Fargo, ND
  • Average snowfall days in December: 13.5 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (13.6 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - West Fargo, ND
  • Average daylight in December: 8.6h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.8h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.6h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 3.4h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.9h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 3.2h).

Average sunshine days in December - West Fargo, ND
  • Average sunshine days in December: 16.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is September (19.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is June (11.3 days).

Average UV index in December - West Fargo, ND
  • Average UV index in December: 1

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 1).

Average cloud cover in December - West Fargo, ND
  • Average cloud cover in December: 64

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 65).
Months with the least cloud cover are July and August (Cloud cover 25).

Average visibility in December - West Fargo, ND
  • Average visibility in December: 8km

Months with the highest visibility are May, July, August and September (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March and December (8km).