December weather forecast and climate
Burntisland, United Kingdom

Weather in December

December, the first month of the winter, in Burntisland, is also a wintry month, with average temperature ranging between min 2.6°C (36.7°F) and max 5.9°C (42.6°F).

Temperature

In December, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in November - a wintry 5.9°C (42.6°F). In Burntisland, in December, the average low-temperature is 2.6°C (36.7°F).

Humidity

Months with the highest humidity are January, November and December, with an average relative humidity of 86%.

Rainfall

In Burntisland, during December, the rain falls for 15.9 days and regularly aggregates up to 35mm (1.38") of precipitation. In Burntisland, United Kingdom, during the entire year, the rain falls for 196.8 days and collects up to 463mm (18.23") of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Burntisland are January through April, November and December. In December, it is snowing for 2.2 days. Throughout December, 15mm (0.59") of snow is accumulated. In Burntisland, during the entire year, snow falls for 11.6 days, and aggregates up to 73mm (2.87") of snow.

Sea temperature

In Burntisland, United Kingdom, the average seawater temperature is 9.3°C (48.7°F).
Note: Swimming in 9.3°C (48.7°F) is considered dangerous. Unprotected immersion in temperatures below 10°C (50°F) causes quickly maximum intensity cold shock with hyperventilation.

Daylight

The month with the shortest days is December, with an average of 7.1h of daylight.

Sunshine

In Burntisland, the average sunshine is 4.9h.

UV index

January through March, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 2 interpret into the following advice:
For the majority, extended sun exposure is not of great concern. Infants and people with sensitive skin must always be protected. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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. 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 Burntisland?

In December, the average high-temperature is 5.9°C (42.6°F), and the average low-temperature is 2.6°C (36.7°F).

What are the most humid months in Burntisland?

Months with the highest humidity in Burntisland are January, November and December, with an average relative humidity of 86%.

What is the average humidity in December in Burntisland?

In Burntisland, United Kingdom, the average relative humidity in December is 86%.

How much does it rain in Burntisland in December?

In Burntisland, United Kingdom, in December, during 15.9 rainfall days, 35mm (1.38") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How much does it snow in Burntisland in December?

In Burntisland, in December, snow falls for 2.2 days, with typically accumulated 15mm (0.59") of snow.

What is the water temperature in December in Burntisland?

In December, the average sea temperature in Burntisland, United Kingdom, is 9.3°C (48.7°F). Swimming in 9.3°C (48.7°F) is considered dangerous. Unprotected immersion in temperatures below 10°C (50°F) causes quickly maximum intensity cold shock with hyperventilation.

What is the month with the shortest days in Burntisland?

With an average of 7.1h of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year in Burntisland, United Kingdom.

How many hours of daylight does Burntisland have in December?

In December, the average length of the day in Burntisland is 7.1h.

How many hours of sunshine does Burntisland have in December?

In December, the average sunshine is 4.9h.

When is the lowest UV index in Burntisland?

January through March, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index in Burntisland, United Kingdom.

How high is the UV index in December in Burntisland?

In Burntisland, United Kingdom, the average daily maximum UV index in December is 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in December
Burntisland, United Kingdom

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

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (17°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (5.3°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: 2.6°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (11°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (2.1°C).

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Average pressure in December
Burntisland, United Kingdom

Average pressure in December - Burntisland, United Kingdom
  • Average pressure in December: 1007.9mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is May (1015.4mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is November (1006.9mbar).

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Average wind speed in December
Burntisland, United Kingdom

Average wind speed in December - Burntisland, United Kingdom
  • Average wind speed in December: 21.3km/h

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January and December (21.3km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is June (13.3km/h).

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Average humidity in December
Burntisland, United Kingdom

Average humidity in December - Burntisland, United Kingdom
  • Average humidity in December: 86%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January, November and December (86%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (80%).

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Average rainfall in December
Burntisland, United Kingdom

Average rainfall in December - Burntisland, United Kingdom
  • Average rainfall in December: 35mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (61mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is April (22mm).

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Average rainfall days in December
Burntisland, United Kingdom

Average rainfall days in December - Burntisland, United Kingdom
  • Average rainfall days in December: 15.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (20.9 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (12.4 days).

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Average snowfall in December
Burntisland, United Kingdom

Average snowfall in December - Burntisland, United Kingdom
  • Average snowfall in December: 15mm

The month with the highest snowfall is February (24mm).
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0mm).

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Average snowfall days in December
Burntisland, United Kingdom

Average snowfall days in December - Burntisland, United Kingdom
  • Average snowfall days in December: 2.2 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (3.4 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

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Average sea temperature in December
Burntisland, United Kingdom

Average sea temperature in December - Burntisland, United Kingdom
  • Average sea temperature in December: 9.3°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (14.4°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is March (6.8°C).

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

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Burntisland, United Kingdom
  • Average daylight in December: 7.1h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 17.5h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 7.1h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 4.9h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 7.9h).
The month with the least sunshine is October (Average sunshine: 4.4h).

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Average sunshine days in December
Burntisland, United Kingdom

Average sunshine days in December - Burntisland, United Kingdom
  • Average sunshine days in December: 11.5 days

The month with the most sunshine days is April (13.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (6.5 days).

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Average UV index in December
Burntisland, United Kingdom

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

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July, August and September (UV index 4).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, November and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in December
Burntisland, United Kingdom

Average cloud cover in December - Burntisland, United Kingdom
  • Average cloud cover in December: 52

The month with the most cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 56).
The month with the least cloud cover is April (Cloud cover 49).

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Average visibility in December
Burntisland, United Kingdom

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

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

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