Bijilo National Park
The Gambia
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

December weather forecast and climate
Bijilo National Park, The Gambia

The first month of the winter, Diciembre, is also a hot month in Bijilo National Park, The Gambia, with average temperature varying between 17°C (62.6°F) and 31°C (87.8°F).
The perfect water temperature of 25°C (77°F) and 1mm (0.04") of accumulated rainfall makes Diciembre a great period for swimming and other water activities.

Temperature

In Diciembre, the average high-temperature in Bijilo National Park is practically the same as in Noviembre - a still hot 31°C (87.8°F). In Bijilo National Park, the average low-temperature is 17°C (62.6°F).

Rainfall

During Diciembre, Bijilo National Park regularly aggregates up to 1mm (0.04") of precipitation. During the entire year, Bijilo National Park aggregates up to 1045mm (41.14") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In Bijilo National Park, the average seawater temperature in Diciembre is 25°C (77°F).
Note: Water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) is regarded as very warm and enjoyable by all. With these temperatures, water activities are pleasurable, without feeling uncomfortable for prolonged periods.

Daylight

With an average of 11.3h of daylight, Diciembre has the shortest days of the year.

Sunshine

In Bijilo National Park, the average sunshine is 8h.

UV index

The month with the lowest UV index is Diciembre, with an average maximum UV index of 9. A UV Index value of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 9 transform into the following instructions:
Take special precautions, as unprotected skin can be damaged and can burn quickly. 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. A broad-spectrum sunscreen of SPF 30+ should be liberally applied and re-applied every two hours, and immediately after an outdoor workout or a swim. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is significantly increased by the reflection of the water and sand.

What is the temperature in Diciembre in Bijilo National Park?

In Bijilo National Park, in Diciembre, the average high-temperature is 31°C (87.8°F), and the average low-temperature is 17°C (62.6°F).

How much does it rain in Bijilo National Park in Diciembre?

Throughout Diciembre, in Bijilo National Park, The Gambia, 1mm (0.04") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the sea water temperature in Diciembre in Bijilo National Park?

In Bijilo National Park, the average seawater temperature in Diciembre is 25°C (77°F). Water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) is regarded as very warm and enjoyable by all. With these temperatures, water activities are pleasurable, without feeling uncomfortable for prolonged periods.

What is the month with the shortest days in Bijilo National Park?

The month with the shortest days is Diciembre, with an average of 11.3h of daylight.

What is the average length of the day in Diciembre in Bijilo National Park?

The average length of the day in Diciembre is 11.3h.

How long on average sun shines in Diciembre in Bijilo National Park?

The average sunshine in Diciembre is 8h.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Bijilo National Park?

Diciembre is the month with the lowest UV index in Bijilo National Park, with an average maximum UV index of 9.

What is the UV index intensity in Diciembre in Bijilo National Park?

In Bijilo National Park, the average daily maximum UV index in Diciembre is 9. A UV Index of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high hazard to health from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in December - Bijilo National Park, The Gambia
  • Average high temperature in December: 31°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are March and April (34°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is August (30°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: 17°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are July, August and September (23°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (16°C).

Average rainfall in December - Bijilo National Park, The Gambia
  • Average rainfall in December: 1mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (375mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are March and April (0mm).

Average rainfall days in December - Bijilo National Park, The Gambia
  • Average rainfall days in December: 0 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (17 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are March, April and December (0 days).

Average sea temperature in December - Bijilo National Park, The Gambia
  • Average sea temperature in December: 25°C

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are July, August, September, October and November (28°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are February and March (21°C).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Bijilo National Park, The Gambia
  • Average daylight in December: 11.3h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12.9h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.3h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 8h

The month with most sunshine is April (Average sunshine: 10h).
The month with least sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 6h).

Average UV index in December - Bijilo National Park, The Gambia
  • Average UV index in December: 9

Months with the highest UV index are February, March, April, May, June, July, August and September (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 9).