December weather forecast
Cockburn Town, Turks and Caicos Islands

Beautiful calm waters overlooking the lovely white sandy beach near Cockburn Town, in the Turks and Caicos Islands
Beautiful calm waters overlooking the lovely white sandy beach near Cockburn Town, in the Turks and Caicos Islands

Weather in December

December, the first month of the winter in Cockburn Town, is also a moderately hot month, with an average temperature varying between 25.4°C (77.7°F) and 26.2°C (79.2°F).

Temperature

In December, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in November - a still warm 26.2°C (79.2°F). In Cockburn Town, Turks and Caicos Islands, the average low-temperature is 25.4°C (77.7°F).

Humidity

In Cockburn Town, the average relative humidity in December is 76%.

Rainfall

In Cockburn Town, it is raining for 19.7 days, with typically 41mm (1.61") of accumulated precipitation. In Cockburn Town, during the entire year, the rain falls for 215.3 days and collects up to 681mm (26.81") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In Cockburn Town, the average seawater temperature in December is 27°C (80.6°F).
Note: For swimming, diving, and other water activities, temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are perceived as very enjoyable and pleasurable for prolonged periods without feeling uncomfortable.

Daylight

With an average of 10h and 51min of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year in Cockburn Town.
On the first day of December in Cockburn Town, sunrise is at 06:05 and sunset at 17:01. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 06:22 and sunset at 17:13 EST.

Sunshine

In December, the average sunshine is 8.3h.

UV index

March and December, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the lowest UV index in Cockburn Town, Turks and Caicos Islands. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health hazard from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 in December transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against 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 the 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 reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.
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FAQ

What is the average humidity in December in Cockburn Town?

In December, the average relative humidity is 76%.

How many days does it rain in December in Cockburn Town?

In Cockburn Town, during December, the rain falls for 19.7 days and regularly aggregates up to 41mm (1.61") of precipitation.

How warm is the water in December in Cockburn Town?

In December, the average sea temperature in Cockburn Town, Turks and Caicos Islands, is 27°C (80.6°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 Cockburn Town?

With an average of 10h and 51min of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year.

How many hours of daylight does Cockburn Town have in December?

In Cockburn Town, the average day length in December is 10h and 51min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in December in Cockburn Town?

In December, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 06:05 and sunset at 17:01. On the last day of the month, in Cockburn Town, Turks and Caicos Islands, sunrise is at 06:22 and sunset at 17:13 EST.

How many hours of sunshine does Cockburn Town have in December?

In December, the average sunshine duration is 8.3h.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Cockburn Town?

The months with the lowest UV index in Cockburn Town, Turks and Caicos Islands, are March and December, with an average maximum UV index of 6.

What is the UV index intensity in December in Cockburn Town?

In Cockburn Town, the average daily maximum UV index in December is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from unsafe exposure to Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in December
Cockburn Town, Turks and Caicos Islands

Average temperature in December - Cockburn Town, Turks and Caicos Islands
  • Average high temperature in December: 26.2°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (28.8°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is March (25.1°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: 25.4°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is September (27.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is March (23.8°C).

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Average pressure in December
Cockburn Town, Turks and Caicos Islands

Average pressure in December - Cockburn Town, Turks and Caicos Islands
  • Average pressure in December: 1016.6mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1017.6mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is October (1012.7mbar).

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Average wind speed in December
Cockburn Town, Turks and Caicos Islands

Average wind speed in December - Cockburn Town, Turks and Caicos Islands
  • Average wind speed in December: 27.5km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is July (28.3km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is October (21.6km/h).

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Average humidity in December
Cockburn Town, Turks and Caicos Islands

Average humidity in December - Cockburn Town, Turks and Caicos Islands
  • Average humidity in December: 76%

The month with the highest relative humidity is June (80%).
The months with the lowest relative humidity are March and November (75%).

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Average rainfall in December
Cockburn Town, Turks and Caicos Islands

Average rainfall in December - Cockburn Town, Turks and Caicos Islands
  • Average rainfall in December: 41mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (112mm).
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are February and March (27mm).

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Average rainfall days in December
Cockburn Town, Turks and Caicos Islands

Average rainfall days in December - Cockburn Town, Turks and Caicos Islands
  • Average rainfall days in December: 19.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is October (23.6 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (13.9 days).

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Average sea temperature in December
Cockburn Town, Turks and Caicos Islands

Average sea temperature in December - Cockburn Town, Turks and Caicos Islands
  • Average sea temperature in December: 27°C

The best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are August, September and October (29°C).
The coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are January, February, March and April (26°C).

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Average daylight in December /
Average sunshine in December
Cockburn Town, Turks and Caicos Islands

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Cockburn Town, Turks and Caicos Islands
  • Average daylight in December: 10h and 51min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13h and 25min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h and 51min).

  • Average sunshine in December: 8h and 18min

The months with the most sunshine are August and September (Average sunshine: 9h and 0min).
The months with the least sunshine are January and November (Average sunshine: 8h and 12min).

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Average sunshine days in December
Cockburn Town, Turks and Caicos Islands

Average sunshine days in December - Cockburn Town, Turks and Caicos Islands
  • Average sunshine days in December: 7.1 days

The month with the most sunshine days is March (11.2 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is October (4.6 days).

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Average UV index in December
Cockburn Town, Turks and Caicos Islands

Average UV index in December - Cockburn Town, Turks and Caicos Islands
  • Average UV index in December: 6

The months with the highest UV index are January, February, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (UV index 7).
The months with the lowest UV index are March and December (UV index 6).

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Average cloud cover in December
Cockburn Town, Turks and Caicos Islands

Average cloud cover in December - Cockburn Town, Turks and Caicos Islands
  • Average cloud cover in December: 40

The months with the most cloud cover are November and December (Cloud cover 40).
The month with the least cloud cover is September (Cloud cover 35).

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Average visibility in December
Cockburn Town, Turks and Caicos Islands

Average visibility in December - Cockburn Town, Turks and Caicos Islands
  • Average visibility in December: 10km

The months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (10km).
The months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (10km).

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