December weather forecast
Ambleside, United Kingdom

Weather in December

December, the first month of the winter in Ambleside, is also a wintry month, with an average temperature varying between 5.9°C (42.6°F) and 2.6°C (36.7°F).

Temperature

In Ambleside, United Kingdom, the average high-temperature in December is relatively the same as in November - a cold 5.9°C (42.6°F). The average low-temperature, in Ambleside, is 2.6°C (36.7°F).

Humidity

The months with the highest humidity are January and December, with an average relative humidity of 90%.

Rainfall

December is the month with the most rainfall. Rain falls for 17.2 days and accumulates 95mm (3.74") of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through June, October through December are months with snowfall. In Ambleside, in December, snow falls for 6 days, with typically accumulated 84mm (3.31") of snow. In Ambleside, United Kingdom, during the entire year, snow falls for 39.4 days and aggregates up to 571mm (22.48") of snow.

Daylight

December has the shortest days of the year in Ambleside, United Kingdom, with an average of 7h and 24min of daylight.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 8:09 am and sunset at 3:52 pm. On the last day of December, sunrise is at 8:33 am and sunset at 3:56 pm GMT.

Sunshine

December has the least sunshine of the year, with an average of 2.7h of sunshine.

UV index

The months with the lowest UV index in Ambleside are January through March, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low health risk from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: In December, the average maximum UV index of 2 translate into the following recommendations:
For the majority, extended sun exposure is not of great concern. Infants and people with sensitive skin must always be protected. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes. 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 temperature in December in Ambleside?

The average high-temperature, in December, is 5.9°C (42.6°F), while the average low-temperature is 2.6°C (36.7°F).

What is the most humid month in Ambleside?

January and December, with an average relative humidity of 90%, are most humid months.

What is the average humidity in December in Ambleside?

The average relative humidity in December in Ambleside is 90%.

What is the wettest month in Ambleside?

The month with the most rainfall is December, when the rain falls for 17.2 days and typically aggregates up to 95mm (3.74") of precipitation.

How much does it rain in Ambleside in December?

In Ambleside, during December, the rain falls for 17.2 days and regularly aggregates up to 95mm (3.74") of precipitation.

How much does it snow in Ambleside in December?

In Ambleside, in December, during 6 snowfall days, 84mm (3.31") of snow is typically accumulated.

What is the month with the shortest days in Ambleside?

December has the shortest days of the year in Ambleside, United Kingdom, with an average of 7h and 24min of daylight.

How many hours of daylight does Ambleside have in December?

The average day length in December in Ambleside, United Kingdom, is 7h and 24min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in December in Ambleside?

On the first day of December in Ambleside, sunrise is at 8:09 am and sunset at 3:52 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 8:33 am and sunset at 3:56 pm GMT.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Ambleside?

With an average of 2.7h of sunshine, December has the least sunshine of the year in Ambleside.

How long on average sun shines in December in Ambleside?

In December, the average sunshine duration is 2.7h.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in Ambleside?

January through March, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index in Ambleside.

How high is the UV index in December in Ambleside?

The average daily maximum UV index in December is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal hazard to health from unsafe exposure to Sun's UV rays.
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Average temperature in December
Ambleside, United Kingdom

Average temperature in December - Ambleside, United Kingdom
  • Average high temperature in December: 5.9°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (16°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (4.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: 2.6°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (10.7°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (1.2°C).

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Average pressure in December
Ambleside, United Kingdom

Average pressure in December - Ambleside, United Kingdom
  • Average pressure in December: 1010.2mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is May (1016mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is November (1008.1mbar).

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Average wind speed in December
Ambleside, United Kingdom

Average wind speed in December - Ambleside, United Kingdom
  • Average wind speed in December: 21.7km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is December (21.7km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is June (12.8km/h).

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Average humidity in December
Ambleside, United Kingdom

Average humidity in December - Ambleside, United Kingdom
  • Average humidity in December: 90%

The months with the highest relative humidity are January and December (90%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (84%).

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Average rainfall in December
Ambleside, United Kingdom

Average rainfall in December - Ambleside, United Kingdom
  • Average rainfall in December: 95mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (95mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is April (37mm).

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Average rainfall days in December
Ambleside, United Kingdom

Average rainfall days in December - Ambleside, United Kingdom
  • Average rainfall days in December: 17.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (20.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (10.8 days).

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Average snowfall in December
Ambleside, United Kingdom

Average snowfall in December - Ambleside, United Kingdom
  • Average snowfall in December: 84mm

The month with the highest snowfall is January (174mm).
The months with the least snowfall are July, August and September (0mm).

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Average snowfall days in December
Ambleside, United Kingdom

Average snowfall days in December - Ambleside, United Kingdom
  • Average snowfall days in December: 6 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (9.5 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are July, August and September (0 days).

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Average daylight in December /
Average sunshine in December
Ambleside, United Kingdom

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Ambleside, United Kingdom
  • Average daylight in December: 7h and 24min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 17h and 8min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 7h and 24min).

  • Average sunshine in December: 2h and 42min

The month with the most sunshine is April (Average sunshine: 6h and 42min).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 2h and 42min).

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Average sunshine days in December
Ambleside, United Kingdom

Average sunshine days in December - Ambleside, United Kingdom
  • Average sunshine days in December: 7.9 days

The month with the most sunshine days is April (12.5 days).
The months with the least sunshine days are November and December (7.9 days).

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Average UV index in December
Ambleside, United Kingdom

Average UV index in December - Ambleside, United Kingdom
  • Average UV index in December: 2

The months with the highest UV index are May and June (UV index 4).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, October, November and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in December
Ambleside, United Kingdom

Average cloud cover in December - Ambleside, United Kingdom
  • Average cloud cover in December: 72

The months with the most cloud cover are January and December (Cloud cover 72).
The month with the least cloud cover is April (Cloud cover 56).

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Average visibility in December
Ambleside, United Kingdom

Average visibility in December - Ambleside, United Kingdom
  • Average visibility in December: 9km

The months with the highest visibility are February, March, April, May, June, August, September, October, November and December (9km).
The months with the lowest visibility are January and July (8km).

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