December weather forecast and climate
Colonia Maka, Paraguay

Weather in December

The first month of the summer, December, is still a hot month in Colonia Maka, Paraguay, with average temperature varying between 33°C (91.4°F) and 22.6°C (72.7°F).

Temperature

In December, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in November - a still hot 33°C (91.4°F). The average low-temperature, in Colonia Maka, Paraguay, is 22.6°C (72.7°F).

Heat index

The average heat index is estimated at a scorching 42.6°C (108.7°F). Beware - heat cramps and heat exhaustion are very likely. Heatstroke is imminent with prolonged activity.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature', 'feels like', or 'real feel', is a measure of how hot it feels when the actual air humidity is factored in. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (clothing, wind, pregnancy). Bear in mind that direct sunshine exposure increases weather impact, and may raise heat index by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are especially crucial for babies and toddlers. Children are often less aware of the need to rest and re-hydrate. Thirst is a late sign of dehydration - it is vital to remain hydrated, particularly during prolonged physical activities.
To prevent overheating and help regulate its internal temperature, the human body sweat and rely on the evaporation to cool down. With a lot of moisture in the air, the evaporation process is not as effective, and the body does not cool down as efficiently, creating a perception of overheating. If the body can not disperse the excessive heat and body temperature reaches conditions of hyperthermia, above 37.5°C (99.5°F) to 38.3°C (100.9°F), thermal conditions are potentially life-threatening.

Humidity

In December, the average relative humidity is 68%.

Rainfall

In December, the rain falls for 14.2 days. Throughout December, 92mm (3.62") of precipitation is accumulated. In Colonia Maka, during the entire year, the rain falls for 145.4 days and collects up to 796mm (31.34") of precipitation.

Daylight

December has the longest days of the year, with an average of 13.7h of daylight.

Sunshine

In December, the average sunshine in Colonia Maka, Paraguay, is 10.4h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are January through March, October and December, with an average maximum UV index of 7. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
Note: In December, the average maximum UV index of 7 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions against overexposure. Fair-skinned people may get burned in less than 20 minutes. 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in December in Colonia Maka?

The average high-temperature, in December, in Colonia Maka, is 33°C (91.4°F), while the average low-temperature is 22.6°C (72.7°F). In December, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature'), that combines air temperature and relative humidity, is estimated at 42.6°C (108.7°F).

What is the average humidity in December in Colonia Maka?

The average relative humidity in December is 68%.

How much does it rain in Colonia Maka in December?

In Colonia Maka, Paraguay, in December, during 14.2 rainfall days, 92mm (3.62") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When are the longest days in Colonia Maka?

The month with the longest days in Colonia Maka, Paraguay, is December, with an average of 13.7h of daylight.

What is the average length of the day in December in Colonia Maka?

In Colonia Maka, Paraguay, the average length of the day in December is 13.7h.

How long on average sun shines in December in Colonia Maka?

The average sunshine in December in Colonia Maka is 10.4h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Colonia Maka?

Months with the highest UV index in Colonia Maka are January through March, October and December, with an average maximum UV index of 7.

What is the UV index reading in December in Colonia Maka?

The average daily maximum UV index in December in Colonia Maka is 7. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health threat from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.

Average temperature in December
Colonia Maka, Paraguay

Average temperature in December - Colonia Maka, Paraguay
  • Average high temperature in December: 33°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is January (34.1°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (21.3°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: 22.6°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is January (23.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (12.6°C).

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Average pressure in December
Colonia Maka, Paraguay

Average pressure in December - Colonia Maka, Paraguay
  • Average pressure in December: 1007.7mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is July (1017.2mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is December (1007.7mbar).

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Average wind speed in December
Colonia Maka, Paraguay

Average wind speed in December - Colonia Maka, Paraguay
  • Average wind speed in December: 10.2km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is August (12.6km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is March (9.2km/h).

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Average humidity in December
Colonia Maka, Paraguay

Average humidity in December - Colonia Maka, Paraguay
  • Average humidity in December: 68%

The month with the highest relative humidity is May (84%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is January (66%).

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Average rainfall in December
Colonia Maka, Paraguay

Average rainfall in December - Colonia Maka, Paraguay
  • Average rainfall in December: 92mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (97mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is August (19mm).

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Average rainfall days in December
Colonia Maka, Paraguay

Average rainfall days in December - Colonia Maka, Paraguay
  • Average rainfall days in December: 14.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (15.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is August (6.8 days).

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Average daylight in December /
Average sunshine in December
Colonia Maka, Paraguay

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Colonia Maka, Paraguay
  • Average daylight in December: 13.7h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 13.7h).
The month with the shortest days is June (Average daylight: 10.6h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 10.4h

The month with the most sunshine is November (Average sunshine: 10.6h).
The month with the least sunshine is May (Average sunshine: 7h).

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Average sunshine days in December
Colonia Maka, Paraguay

Average sunshine days in December - Colonia Maka, Paraguay
  • Average sunshine days in December: 15.5 days

The month with the most sunshine days is August (23.1 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (11.4 days).

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Average UV index in December
Colonia Maka, Paraguay

Average UV index in December - Colonia Maka, Paraguay
  • Average UV index in December: 7

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, October and December (UV index 7).
The month with the lowest UV index is May (UV index 4).

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Average cloud cover in December
Colonia Maka, Paraguay

Average cloud cover in December - Colonia Maka, Paraguay
  • Average cloud cover in December: 29

The month with the most cloud cover is May (Cloud cover 46).
The month with the least cloud cover is November (Cloud cover 26).

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Average visibility in December
Colonia Maka, Paraguay

Average visibility in December - Colonia Maka, Paraguay
  • Average visibility in December: 9km

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, July, August, September, October, November and December (9km).
Months with the lowest visibility are May and June (8km).

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