December weather forecast and climate
Pelanca, Paraguay

Weather in December

The first month of the summer, December, is a hot month in Pelanca, Paraguay, with average temperature varying between 19.3°C (66.7°F) and 31°C (87.8°F).

Temperature

In Pelanca, the average high-temperature in December is essentially the same as in November - a hot 31°C (87.8°F). In December, in Pelanca, Paraguay, the average low-temperature is 19.3°C (66.7°F).

Heat index

The average heat index is evaluated at a very hot 39.8°C (103.6°F). Take special precautions - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are expected. Heatstroke may occur with lengthy activity.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'real feel', 'feels like', 'apparent temperature', or 'felt air temperature', is calculated by taking the relative humidity value for a specific location and factoring it into the air temperature reading. Additional factors like differences in body mass, height, and shape, metabolic differences, clothing, and activity influence one's weather impression. 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. 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.
Perspiration is the human body's physiological response to high temperatures and is an attempt to lower body temperature through evaporation of sweat. Under high air temperature and humidity (high heat index) conditions, perspiration is limited, and the perception of heat is increased. 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 Pelanca is 77%.

Rainfall

In Pelanca, during December, the rain falls for 16.9 days and regularly aggregates up to 89mm (3.5") of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Pelanca, there are 159.1 rainfall days, and 979mm (38.54") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

The month with the longest days in Pelanca is December, with an average of 13.8h of daylight.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Pelanca, Paraguay, is 10h.

UV index

January through March, September through December, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: In December, the average maximum UV index of 6 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against the skin and eye damage is required. 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 Pelanca?

In Pelanca, in December, the average high-temperature is 31°C (87.8°F), and the average low-temperature is 19.3°C (66.7°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'felt air temperature'), that represents influence of the relative humidity to air temperaure, in December is appraised at 39.8°C (103.6°F).

What is the average humidity in December in Pelanca?

The average relative humidity in December in Pelanca is 77%.

How much does it rain in Pelanca in December?

In December, in Pelanca, Paraguay, the rain falls for 16.9 days. Throughout December, 89mm (3.5") of precipitation is accumulated.

When are the longest days in Pelanca?

With an average of 13.8h of daylight, December has the longest days of the year.

How many hours of daylight does Pelanca have in December?

In Pelanca, the average length of the day in December is 13.8h.

How many hours of sunshine does Pelanca have in December?

In Pelanca, the average sunshine in December is 10h.

When is the highest UV index in Pelanca?

Months with the highest UV index in Pelanca, Paraguay, are January through March, September through December, with an average maximum UV index of 6.

What is the UV index intensity in December in Pelanca?

In December, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in December
Pelanca, Paraguay

Average temperature in December - Pelanca, Paraguay
  • Average high temperature in December: 31°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is January (31.5°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (20.6°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: 19.3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is January (20°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (11.3°C).

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Average pressure in December
Pelanca, Paraguay

Average pressure in December - Pelanca, Paraguay
  • Average pressure in December: 1009.4mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is July (1018.1mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is December (1009.4mbar).

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Average wind speed in December
Pelanca, Paraguay

Average wind speed in December - Pelanca, Paraguay
  • Average wind speed in December: 7.1km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is August (8.1km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is March (6.3km/h).

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Average humidity in December
Pelanca, Paraguay

Average humidity in December - Pelanca, Paraguay
  • Average humidity in December: 77%

The month with the highest relative humidity is June (87%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are September and November (76%).

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Average rainfall in December
Pelanca, Paraguay

Average rainfall in December - Pelanca, Paraguay
  • Average rainfall in December: 89mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (129mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is August (39mm).

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Average rainfall days in December
Pelanca, Paraguay

Average rainfall days in December - Pelanca, Paraguay
  • Average rainfall days in December: 16.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (17.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is August (8.5 days).

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Average daylight in December /
Average sunshine in December
Pelanca, Paraguay

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Pelanca, Paraguay
  • Average daylight in December: 13.8h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 13.8h).
The month with the shortest days is June (Average daylight: 10.5h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 10h

The month with the most sunshine is November (Average sunshine: 10.2h).
The month with the least sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 5.5h).

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Average sunshine days in December
Pelanca, Paraguay

Average sunshine days in December - Pelanca, Paraguay
  • Average sunshine days in December: 11.7 days

The month with the most sunshine days is August (20.8 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (9.4 days).

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Average UV index in December
Pelanca, Paraguay

Average UV index in December - Pelanca, Paraguay
  • Average UV index in December: 6

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, September, October, November and December (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are May and June (UV index 4).

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Average cloud cover in December
Pelanca, Paraguay

Average cloud cover in December - Pelanca, Paraguay
  • Average cloud cover in December: 36

The month with the most cloud cover is May (Cloud cover 48).
The month with the least cloud cover is November (Cloud cover 30).

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Average visibility in December
Pelanca, Paraguay

Average visibility in December - Pelanca, Paraguay
  • Average visibility in December: 8km

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, August, September, October, November and December (8km).
The month with the lowest visibility is May (6km).

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