Palm Jumeirah
United Arab Emirates
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

December weather forecast and climate
Palm Jumeirah, United Arab Emirates

The first month of the winter, December, is also a moderately hot month in Palm Jumeirah, United Arab Emirates, with temperature in the range of an average low of 15°C (59°F) and an average high of 26°C (78.8°F).
The ideal sea water temperature of 25°C (77°F) and only 2 rainfall days, with 11mm (0.43") of accumulated rainfall, makes December the best time for swimming and other water activities.

Temperature

In Palm Jumeirah, the average high-temperature decreases, from a tropical 31°C (87.8°F) in November, to a moderately hot 26°C (78.8°F). The average low-temperature, in Palm Jumeirah, is 15°C (59°F).

Rainfall

In Palm Jumeirah, during December, the rain falls for 2 days and regularly aggregates up to 11mm (0.43") of precipitation. In Palm Jumeirah, during the entire year, the rain falls for 12 days and collects up to 82mm (3.23") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In December, the average sea temperature 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 10.6h of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year.

Sunshine

January through March and December, with an average of 8h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine.

UV index

December is the month with the lowest UV index, with an average maximum UV index of 5. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: In December, the average maximum UV index of 5 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions. Light skin individuals may get burned in less than 30 minutes. 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. Caution! The reflection of sand and water significantly increases the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in December in Palm Jumeirah?

In Palm Jumeirah, United Arab Emirates, in December, the average high-temperature is 26°C (78.8°F), and the average low-temperature is 15°C (59°F).

How many days does it rain in December in Palm Jumeirah?

In Palm Jumeirah, in December, it is raining for 2 days, with typically 11mm (0.43") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the water temperature in December in Palm Jumeirah?

In Palm Jumeirah, the average seawater temperature in December is 25°C (77°F). 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.

What is the month with the shortest days in Palm Jumeirah?

December has the shortest days of the year in Palm Jumeirah, United Arab Emirates, with an average of 10.6h of daylight.

What is the average length of the day in December in Palm Jumeirah?

In Palm Jumeirah, the average length of the day in December is 10.6h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Palm Jumeirah?

January through March and December, with an average of 8h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine in Palm Jumeirah, United Arab Emirates.

How many hours of sunshine does Palm Jumeirah have in December?

In Palm Jumeirah, United Arab Emirates, the average sunshine in December is 8h.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Palm Jumeirah?

The month with the lowest UV index is December, with an average maximum UV index of 5.

What is the UV index intensity in December in Palm Jumeirah?

In Palm Jumeirah, United Arab Emirates, the average daily maximum UV index in December is 5. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in December - Palm Jumeirah, United Arab Emirates
  • Average high temperature in December: 26°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (41°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (24°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: 15°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (29°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (13°C).

Average rainfall in December - Palm Jumeirah, United Arab Emirates
  • Average rainfall in December: 11mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is February (30mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are June, July, August, September and October (0mm).

Average rainfall days in December - Palm Jumeirah, United Arab Emirates
  • Average rainfall days in December: 2 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are February and March (4 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0 days).

Average sea temperature in December - Palm Jumeirah, United Arab Emirates
  • Average sea temperature in December: 25°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (33°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (22°C).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Palm Jumeirah, United Arab Emirates
  • Average daylight in December: 10.6h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.7h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.6h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 8h

Months with most sunshine are May and June (Average sunshine: 11h).
Months with least sunshine are January, February, March and December (Average sunshine: 8).

Average UV index in December - Palm Jumeirah, United Arab Emirates
  • Average UV index in December: 5

Months with the highest UV index are April, May, June, July and August (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 5).