December weather forecast and climate
Estancia Santa Jacinta, Paraguay

Weather in December

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

Temperature

In Estancia Santa Jacinta, the average high-temperature in December is almost the same as in November - a still tropical 33°C (91.4°F). In December, the average low-temperature is 22.6°C (72.7°F).

Heat index

In December, the average heat index is estimated at a blistering 42.6°C (108.7°F). Be wary - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are highly anticipated. With continued activity, heatstroke is very likely.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. With the exposure to direct sunlight, the heat index may be increased by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'real feel', 'apparent temperature', 'feels like', or 'felt air temperature', is calculated by taking the relative humidity value for a specific location and factoring it into the air temperature reading. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (wind, metabolic differences, pregnancy), and activity. Be aware that direct exposure to sunlight increases heat impact, and may raise the heat index additionally, by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are especially crucial for babies and toddlers. Young children are generally more endangered than adults, as they usually less sweat. And also, due to larger skin surface relative to their small bodies and higher heat production as a result of their activity.
The human body normally cools itself by perspiration. Excessive warmth is eliminated from the body by evaporation of sweat. A higher relative humidity affects normal body cooling by reducing the evaporation rate, subsequently lowering the rate at which the body cools and increasing the perception of heat. When heat gain surpasses the level the body can shed, body temperature begins to increase, and consequently, overheating and dehydration can occur, with varying severity.

Humidity

The average relative humidity in December is 68%.

Rainfall

In December, in Estancia Santa Jacinta, the rain falls for 14.2 days. Throughout December, 92mm (3.62") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Estancia Santa Jacinta, there are 145.4 rainfall days, and 796mm (31.34") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In December, the average sunshine is 10.4h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Estancia Santa Jacinta are January through March, October and December, with an average maximum UV index of 7. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 7 in December transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions and adopt sun safety practices. Protection against sunburn is obliged. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. 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 Estancia Santa Jacinta?

The average high-temperature, in December, in Estancia Santa Jacinta, Paraguay, 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. 'apparent temperature', 'feels like'), that combines air temperature and relative humidity, is evaluated at 42.6°C (108.7°F).

What is the average humidity in December in Estancia Santa Jacinta?

The average relative humidity in December in Estancia Santa Jacinta, Paraguay, is 68%.

How much does it rain in Estancia Santa Jacinta in December?

In Estancia Santa Jacinta, in December, it is raining for 14.2 days, with typically 92mm (3.62") of accumulated precipitation.

When are the longest days in Estancia Santa Jacinta?

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

How many hours of daylight does Estancia Santa Jacinta have in December?

In Estancia Santa Jacinta, the average length of the day in December is 13.7h.

How long on average sun shines in December in Estancia Santa Jacinta?

In Estancia Santa Jacinta, Paraguay, the average sunshine in December is 10.4h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Estancia Santa Jacinta?

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

What is the UV index reading in December in Estancia Santa Jacinta?

The average daily maximum UV index in December is 7. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in December
Estancia Santa Jacinta, Paraguay

Average temperature in December - Estancia Santa Jacinta, 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
Estancia Santa Jacinta, Paraguay

Average pressure in December - Estancia Santa Jacinta, 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
Estancia Santa Jacinta, Paraguay

Average wind speed in December - Estancia Santa Jacinta, 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
Estancia Santa Jacinta, Paraguay

Average humidity in December - Estancia Santa Jacinta, 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
Estancia Santa Jacinta, Paraguay

Average rainfall in December - Estancia Santa Jacinta, 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
Estancia Santa Jacinta, Paraguay

Average rainfall days in December - Estancia Santa Jacinta, 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
Estancia Santa Jacinta, Paraguay

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Estancia Santa Jacinta, 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
Estancia Santa Jacinta, Paraguay

Average sunshine days in December - Estancia Santa Jacinta, 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
Estancia Santa Jacinta, Paraguay

Average UV index in December - Estancia Santa Jacinta, 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
Estancia Santa Jacinta, Paraguay

Average cloud cover in December - Estancia Santa Jacinta, 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
Estancia Santa Jacinta, Paraguay

Average visibility in December - Estancia Santa Jacinta, 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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