Blackpool
United Kingdom
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

December weather forecast and climate
Blackpool, United Kingdom

The first month of the winter, December, is also a frosty month in Blackpool, United Kingdom, with average temperature ranging between min 2°C (35.6°F) and max 7.5°C (45.5°F).

Temperature

In December, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in November - a frosty 7.5°C (45.5°F). The average low-temperature, is 2°C (35.6°F).

Rainfall

In Blackpool, during 19 rainfall days, 94.7mm (3.7") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Blackpool, during the entire year, the rain falls for 194 days and collects up to 882.7mm (34.8") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In December, the average sea temperature is 9.4°C (48.9°F).
Note: At temperatures below 10°C (50°F), swimming in a suitably protected swimsuit is feasible; otherwise, cold shock and loss of breathing control are imminent. Even a short swim, without thermal protection, at temperatures around 13°C (55.4°F) is not comfortable.

Daylight

The month with the shortest days in Blackpool is December, with an average of 7.5h of daylight.

Sunshine

December has the least sunshine of the year, with an average of 1.6h of sunshine.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index are January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 0. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 0 transform into the following instructions:
Most people can stay in the Sun for up to 1 hour without burning, apart from children that always must be protected from sun exposure. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects.

What is the temperature in December in Blackpool?

In December, the average high-temperature is 7.5°C (45.5°F), and the average low-temperature is 2°C (35.6°F).

How many days does it rain in December in Blackpool?

In Blackpool, in December, during 19 rainfall days, 94.7mm (3.7") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the water temperature in December in Blackpool?

In December, the average sea temperature in Blackpool, United Kingdom, is 9.4°C (48.9°F). At temperatures below 10°C (50°F), swimming in a suitably protected swimsuit is feasible; otherwise, cold shock and loss of breathing control are imminent. Even a short swim, without thermal protection, at temperatures around 13°C (55.4°F) is not comfortable.

What is the month with the shortest days in Blackpool?

With an average of 7.5h of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year in Blackpool.

What is the average length of the day in December in Blackpool?

In December, the average length of the day in Blackpool is 7.5h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Blackpool?

The month with the least sunshine in Blackpool, United Kingdom, is December, with an average of 1.6h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Blackpool have in December?

The average sunshine in December in Blackpool is 1.6h.

When is the lowest UV index in Blackpool?

Months with the lowest UV index in Blackpool are January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 0.

What is the UV index intensity in December in Blackpool?

In December, the average daily maximum UV index in Blackpool is 0. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a low health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in December - Blackpool, United Kingdom
  • Average high temperature in December: 7.5°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (19.6°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (7.2°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: 2°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (12.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (1.7°C).

Average rainfall in December - Blackpool, United Kingdom
  • Average rainfall in December: 94.7mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (103.6mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is April (52.3mm).

Average rainfall days in December - Blackpool, United Kingdom
  • Average rainfall days in December: 19 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are January, November and December (19 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is July (13 days).

Average sea temperature in December - Blackpool, United Kingdom
  • Average sea temperature in December: 9.4°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (16.8°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are February and March (7.3°C).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Blackpool, United Kingdom
  • Average daylight in December: 7.5h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 17h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 7.5h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 1.6h

The month with most sunshine is May (Average sunshine: 7h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 1.6h).

Average UV index in December - Blackpool, United Kingdom
  • Average UV index in December: 0

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 0).