Pyongyang
North Korea
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

December weather forecast and climate
Pyongyang, North Korea

The organized cityscape of the Pyongyang city in North Korea
The organized cityscape of the Pyongyang city in North Korea
December, the first month of the winter, in Pyongyang, is also a wintry month, with average temperature fluctuating between 1.7°C (35.1°F) and -7.2°C (19°F).

Temperature

In Pyongyang, the average high-temperature drops, from a frosty 9.4°C (48.9°F) in November, to a cold 1.7°C (35.1°F). In Pyongyang, in December, the average low-temperature is -7.2°C (19°F).

Rainfall

In Pyongyang, in December, during 5.9 rainfall days, 16.5mm (0.6") of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Pyongyang, North Korea, there are 89.9 rainfall days, and 939.8mm (37") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

The month with the shortest days in Pyongyang is December, with an average of 9.5h of daylight.

Sunshine

The month with the least sunshine is December, with an average of 5h of sunshine.

UV index

The month with the lowest UV index is December, with an average maximum UV index of 1. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
The average daily UV index of 1 in December transform into the following instructions:
People with sensitive skin, children, and babies should always be protected from prolonged sun exposure. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects.

What is the temperature in December in Pyongyang?

In Pyongyang, in December, the average high-temperature is 1.7°C (35.1°F), and the average low-temperature is -7.2°C (19°F).

How many days does it rain in December in Pyongyang?

In December, in Pyongyang, North Korea, the rain falls for 5.9 days. Throughout December, 16.5mm (0.6") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the month with the shortest days in Pyongyang?

December has the shortest days of the year in Pyongyang, with an average of 9.5h of daylight.

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

In December, the average length of the day in Pyongyang, North Korea, is 9.5h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Pyongyang?

December has the least sunshine of the year in Pyongyang, North Korea, with an average of 5h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Pyongyang have in December?

In December, the average sunshine in Pyongyang is 5h.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Pyongyang?

December is the month with the lowest UV index in Pyongyang, North Korea, with an average maximum UV index of 1.

How high is the UV index in December in Pyongyang?

The average daily maximum UV index in December in Pyongyang, North Korea, is 1. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in December - Pyongyang, North Korea
  • Average high temperature in December: 1.7°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (28.9°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (-0.8°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: -7.2°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (20.7°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-10.7°C).

Average rainfall in December - Pyongyang, North Korea
  • Average rainfall in December: 16.5mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (275.2mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (11mm).

Average rainfall days in December - Pyongyang, North Korea
  • Average rainfall days in December: 5.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (14.4 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is February (4.2 days).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Pyongyang, North Korea
  • Average daylight in December: 9.5h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.9h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.5h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 5h

Months with most sunshine are April, May and June (Average sunshine: 8h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5h).

Average UV index in December - Pyongyang, North Korea
  • Average UV index in December: 1

Months with the highest UV index are July and August (UV index 9).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 1).