December weather forecast and climate
Puerto Paloma, Paraguay

Weather in December

December, the first month of the summer, in Puerto Paloma, is a hot month, with average temperature varying between 30.3°C (86.5°F) and 19°C (66.2°F).

Temperature

In Puerto Paloma, the average high-temperature in December is almost the same as in November - a tropical 30.3°C (86.5°F). In Puerto Paloma, the average low-temperature is 19°C (66.2°F).

Heat index

The average heat index in December is calculated to a sweltering 37.4°C (99.3°F). Take special precautions - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are expected. Heatstroke may occur with lengthy activity.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. 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 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature', 'real feel', or 'feels like', is what the temperature feels like to the human body when the air temperature is combined with the relative humidity. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (pregnancy, differences in body mass, height, and shape, metabolic differences). 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.
To prevent overheating and help regulate its internal temperature, the human body sweat and rely on the evaporation to cool down. High relative humidity reduces the evaporation rate, resulting in a lower heat removal rate from the body, causing the perception of being overheated. When heat gain exceeds the level the body can remove, body temperature begins to rise, and heat-related illnesses and disorders may develop.

Humidity

The least humid month in Puerto Paloma is December, with an average relative humidity of 76%.

Rainfall

In Puerto Paloma, in December, it is raining for 17.5 days, with typically 117mm (4.61") of accumulated precipitation. In Puerto Paloma, during the entire year, the rain falls for 166.5 days and collects up to 1177mm (46.34") of precipitation.

Daylight

December has the longest days of the year in Puerto Paloma, with an average of 13.8h of daylight.

Sunshine

In December, the average sunshine in Puerto Paloma is 9.9h.

UV index

January through March, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 in December interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions against overexposure. Protection against sun damage is needed. 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 Puerto Paloma?

In Puerto Paloma, in December, the average high-temperature is 30.3°C (86.5°F), and the average low-temperature is 19°C (66.2°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'felt air temperature'), that factores the actual air temperature with the relative humidity, in December is appraised at 37.4°C (99.3°F).

What is the least humid month in Puerto Paloma?

December is the least humid month in Puerto Paloma, Paraguay, with an average relative humidity of 76%.

What is the average humidity in December in Puerto Paloma?

The average relative humidity in December in Puerto Paloma is 76%.

How many days does it rain in December in Puerto Paloma?

In Puerto Paloma, Paraguay, during December, the rain falls for 17.5 days and regularly aggregates up to 117mm (4.61") of precipitation.

When are the longest days in Puerto Paloma?

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

What is the average length of the day in December in Puerto Paloma?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Puerto Paloma have in December?

In December, the average sunshine in Puerto Paloma, Paraguay, is 9.9h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Puerto Paloma?

January through March, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index in Puerto Paloma.

How high is the UV index in December in Puerto Paloma?

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

Average temperature in December
Puerto Paloma, Paraguay

Average temperature in December - Puerto Paloma, Paraguay
  • Average high temperature in December: 30.3°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is January (30.9°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (19.2°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: 19°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are January and February (19.7°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (10.4°C).

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Average pressure in December
Puerto Paloma, Paraguay

Average pressure in December - Puerto Paloma, Paraguay
  • Average pressure in December: 1009.2mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is July (1018.2mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is December (1009.2mbar).

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Average wind speed in December
Puerto Paloma, Paraguay

Average wind speed in December - Puerto Paloma, Paraguay
  • Average wind speed in December: 7.4km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is August (8.7km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is March (6.7km/h).

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Average humidity in December
Puerto Paloma, Paraguay

Average humidity in December - Puerto Paloma, Paraguay
  • Average humidity in December: 76%

The month with the highest relative humidity is June (88%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is December (76%).

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Average rainfall in December
Puerto Paloma, Paraguay

Average rainfall in December - Puerto Paloma, Paraguay
  • Average rainfall in December: 117mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (133mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is August (51mm).

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Average rainfall days in December
Puerto Paloma, Paraguay

Average rainfall days in December - Puerto Paloma, Paraguay
  • Average rainfall days in December: 17.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (18.4 days).
The month with the least rainy days is August (9.4 days).

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Average daylight in December /
Average sunshine in December
Puerto Paloma, Paraguay

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Puerto Paloma, 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: 9.9h

The month with the most sunshine is November (Average sunshine: 10h).
The month with the least sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 5.2h).

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Average sunshine days in December
Puerto Paloma, Paraguay

Average sunshine days in December - Puerto Paloma, Paraguay
  • Average sunshine days in December: 12 days

The month with the most sunshine days is August (19.8 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (10.2 days).

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Average UV index in December
Puerto Paloma, Paraguay

Average UV index in December - Puerto Paloma, Paraguay
  • Average UV index in December: 6

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, 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
Puerto Paloma, Paraguay

Average cloud cover in December - Puerto Paloma, Paraguay
  • Average cloud cover in December: 34

The month with the most cloud cover is May (Cloud cover 51).
The month with the least cloud cover is November (Cloud cover 31).

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Average visibility in December
Puerto Paloma, Paraguay

Average visibility in December - Puerto Paloma, 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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