December weather forecast and climate
Engelberg, Switzerland

Weather in December

The first month of the winter, December, is still a cold month in Engelberg, Switzerland, with average temperature fluctuating between 0.8°C (33.4°F) and -6.5°C (20.3°F).

Temperature

In Engelberg, the average high-temperature in December slightly decreases, from a cold 4.5°C (40.1°F) in November, to a still wintry 0.8°C (33.4°F). The average low-temperature, in Engelberg, is -6.5°C (20.3°F).

Humidity

In Engelberg, Switzerland, the average relative humidity is 84%.

Rainfall

In Engelberg, it is raining for 5.9 days, with typically 40mm (1.57") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Engelberg, there are 117.2 rainfall days, and 382mm (15.04") of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through May, October through December are months with snowfall. December is the month with the most snowfall in Engelberg, Switzerland. Snow falls for 10.7 days and accumulates 192mm (7.56") of snow.

Daylight

December has the shortest days of the year in Engelberg, with an average of 8.6h of daylight.

Sunshine

With an average of 5.1h of sunshine, December has the least sunshine of the year in Engelberg.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Engelberg is 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: In December, the average maximum UV index of 2 translate into the following recommendations:
Extended sun exposure is not an issue for the majority. Children, infants, and fair-skinned individuals always need to be protected. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.
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FAQ

What is the average humidity in December in Engelberg?

The average relative humidity in December in Engelberg, Switzerland, is 84%.

How many days does it rain in December in Engelberg?

In December, in Engelberg, the rain falls for 5.9 days. Throughout December, 40mm (1.57") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the snowiest month in Engelberg?

The month with the most snowfall in Engelberg is December when snow falls for 10.7 days and typically aggregates up to 192mm (7.56") of snow.

How much does it snow in Engelberg in December?

In Engelberg, Switzerland, during December, snow falls for 10.7 days and regularly aggregates up to 192mm (7.56") of snow.

What is the month with the shortest days in Engelberg?

With an average of 8.6h of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year in Engelberg, Switzerland.

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

The average length of the day in December in Engelberg is 8.6h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Engelberg?

December has the least sunshine of the year in Engelberg, with an average of 5.1h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Engelberg have in December?

In Engelberg, the average sunshine in December is 5.1h.

How high is the UV index in December in Engelberg?

In Engelberg, the average daily maximum UV index in December is 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in December
Engelberg, Switzerland

Average temperature in December - Engelberg, Switzerland
  • Average high temperature in December: 0.8°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (18.9°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (-0.6°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: -6.5°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (8.6°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (-8.3°C).

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Average pressure in December
Engelberg, Switzerland

Average pressure in December - Engelberg, Switzerland
  • Average pressure in December: 1020.9mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is December (1020.9mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is April (1015.5mbar).

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Average wind speed in December
Engelberg, Switzerland

Average wind speed in December - Engelberg, Switzerland
  • Average wind speed in December: 8.1km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is December (8.1km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (5.6km/h).

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Average humidity in December
Engelberg, Switzerland

Average humidity in December - Engelberg, Switzerland
  • Average humidity in December: 84%

Months with the highest relative humidity are February and March (89%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are July and August (80%).

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Average rainfall in December
Engelberg, Switzerland

Average rainfall in December - Engelberg, Switzerland
  • Average rainfall in December: 40mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (50mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (16mm).

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Average rainfall days in December
Engelberg, Switzerland

Average rainfall days in December - Engelberg, Switzerland
  • Average rainfall days in December: 5.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (15.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (5.1 days).

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Average snowfall in December
Engelberg, Switzerland

Average snowfall in December - Engelberg, Switzerland
  • Average snowfall in December: 192mm

The month with the highest snowfall is December (192mm).
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0mm).

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Average snowfall days in December
Engelberg, Switzerland

Average snowfall days in December - Engelberg, Switzerland
  • Average snowfall days in December: 10.7 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (12.6 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

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Average daylight in December /
Average sunshine in December
Engelberg, Switzerland

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Engelberg, Switzerland
  • Average daylight in December: 8.6h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.8h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.6h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 5.1h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.2h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5.1h).

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Average sunshine days in December
Engelberg, Switzerland

Average sunshine days in December - Engelberg, Switzerland
  • Average sunshine days in December: 16.9 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (20.4 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (10.6 days).

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Average UV index in December
Engelberg, Switzerland

Average UV index in December - Engelberg, Switzerland
  • Average UV index in December: 2

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 4).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and November (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in December
Engelberg, Switzerland

Average cloud cover in December - Engelberg, Switzerland
  • Average cloud cover in December: 45

Months with the most cloud cover are February and May (Cloud cover 48).
The month with the least cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 36).

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Average visibility in December
Engelberg, Switzerland

Average visibility in December - Engelberg, Switzerland
  • Average visibility in December: 8km

Months with the highest visibility are April, June, July, August, October, November and December (8km).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, May and September (7km).

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