December weather forecast
Ras Al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates

Weather in December

December, the first month of the winter in Ras Al-Khaimah, is still a warm month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 26.8°C (80.2°F) and an average low of 13.5°C (56.3°F).
The perfect water temperature of 25.7°C (78.3°F) with 17mm (0.67") of accumulated rainfall and only 2.3 rainfall days, makes December a great period for swimming and other water activities.

Temperature

In Ras Al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates, the average high-temperature in December marginally drops from a hot 31.4°C (88.5°F) in November to a warm 26.8°C (80.2°F). In Ras Al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates, in December, the average low-temperature is 13.5°C (56.3°F).

Humidity

January and December, with an average relative humidity of 69%, are the most humid months in Ras Al-Khaimah.

Rainfall

In Ras Al-Khaimah, in December, during 2.3 rainfall days, 17mm (0.67") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Ras Al-Khaimah, during the entire year, the rain falls for 14.3 days and collects up to 133mm (5.24") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In December, the average sea temperature in Ras Al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates, is 25.7°C (78.3°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

December has the shortest days of the year in Ras Al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates, with an average of 10h and 34min of daylight.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 06:45 and sunset at 17:24. On the last day of December, in Ras Al-Khaimah, sunrise is at 07:02 and sunset at 17:35 +04.

Sunshine

December has the least sunshine of the year, with an average of 7.6h of sunshine.

UV index

With an average maximum UV index of 5, December is the month with the lowest UV index in Ras Al-Khaimah. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium health hazard from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: In December, the average maximum UV index of 5 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. 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 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. Caution! The reflection of sand and water significantly increases the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in December in Ras Al-Khaimah?

In Ras Al-Khaimah, in December, the average high-temperature is 26.8°C (80.2°F), and the average low-temperature is 13.5°C (56.3°F). in November, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'feels like'), which represents the influence of relative humidity on air temperature, is calculated to be 36°C (96.8°F).

What are the most humid months in Ras Al-Khaimah?

January and December, with an average relative humidity of 69%, are most humid months.

What is the average humidity in December in Ras Al-Khaimah?

The average relative humidity in December in Ras Al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates, is 69%.

How much does it rain in Ras Al-Khaimah in December?

In December, in Ras Al-Khaimah, the rain falls for 2.3 days. Throughout December, 17mm (0.67") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the sea water temperature in December in Ras Al-Khaimah?

In December, the average sea temperature in Ras Al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates, is 25.7°C (78.3°F). For any water activity, surface water temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are considered as excellent and extremely pleasant for lengthened periods.

What is the month with the shortest days in Ras Al-Khaimah?

December has the shortest days of the year in Ras Al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates, with an average of 10h and 34min of daylight.

What is the average length of the day in December in Ras Al-Khaimah?

In Ras Al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates, the average day length in December is 10h and 34min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in December in Ras Al-Khaimah?

On the first day of December in Ras Al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates, sunrise is at 06:45 and sunset at 17:24. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 07:02 and sunset at 17:35 +04.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Ras Al-Khaimah?

The month with the least sunshine in Ras Al-Khaimah is December, with an average of 7.6h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Ras Al-Khaimah have in December?

In Ras Al-Khaimah, the average sunshine duration in December is 7.6h.

When is the lowest UV index in Ras Al-Khaimah?

The month with the lowest UV index in Ras Al-Khaimah is December, with an average maximum UV index of 5.

How high is the UV index in December in Ras Al-Khaimah?

In Ras Al-Khaimah, the average daily maximum UV index in December is 5. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health threat from exposure to Sun's UV rays.
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Average temperature in December
Ras Al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates

Average temperature in December - Ras Al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates
  • Average high temperature in December: 26.8°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (42.7°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (24.8°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: 13.5°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (28.6°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (11.8°C).

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Average humidity in December
Ras Al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates

Average humidity in December - Ras Al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates
  • Average humidity in December: 69%

The months with the highest relative humidity are January and December (69%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is May (46%).

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Average rainfall in December
Ras Al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates

Average rainfall in December - Ras Al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates
  • Average rainfall in December: 17.4mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is February (35.7mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is June (0mm).

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Average rainfall days in December
Ras Al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates

Average rainfall days in December - Ras Al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates
  • Average rainfall days in December: 2.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (4.7 days).
The month with the least rainy days is June (0 days).

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Average sea temperature in December
Ras Al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates

Average sea temperature in December - Ras Al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates
  • Average sea temperature in December: 25.7°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (33.2°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (22.4°C).

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Average daylight in December /
Average sunshine in December
Ras Al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Ras Al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates
  • Average daylight in December: 10h and 34min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13h and 43min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h and 34min).

  • Average sunshine in December: 7h and 36min

The month with the most sunshine is May (Average sunshine: 11h and 6min).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 7h and 36min).

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Average UV index in December
Ras Al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates

Average UV index in December - Ras Al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates
  • Average UV index in December: 5

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

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