Chester
United Kingdom
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

December weather forecast and climate
Chester, United Kingdom

December, the first month of the winter, in Chester, is also a frosty month, with average temperature fluctuating between 2.4°C (36.3°F) and 8.2°C (46.8°F).

Temperature

In Chester, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in November - a frosty 8.2°C (46.8°F). The average low-temperature, in Chester, is 2.4°C (36.3°F).

Rainfall

In Chester, it is raining for 18 days, with typically 73mm (2.9") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Chester, there are 189 rainfall days, and 703.6mm (27.7") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

With an average of 7.6h of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year in Chester.

Sunshine

The month with the least sunshine is December, with an average of 1h of sunshine.

UV index

January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 0, are months with the lowest UV index. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 0 in December transform into the following instructions:
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. 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.

What is the temperature in December in Chester?

In December, the average high-temperature is 8.2°C (46.8°F), and the average low-temperature is 2.4°C (36.3°F).

How many days does it rain in December in Chester?

In December, in Chester, the rain falls for 18 days. Throughout December, 73mm (2.9") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the month with the shortest days in Chester?

December has the shortest days of the year in Chester, with an average of 7.6h of daylight.

How many hours of daylight does Chester have in December?

In December, the average length of the day in Chester is 7.6h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Chester?

December has the least sunshine of the year in Chester, with an average of 1h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in December in Chester?

In December, the average sunshine is 1h.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Chester?

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

How high is the UV index in December in Chester?

The average daily maximum UV index in December is 0. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in December - Chester, United Kingdom
  • Average high temperature in December: 8.2°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (21.4°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (7.5°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: 2.4°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (12.4°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (1.6°C).

Average rainfall in December - Chester, United Kingdom
  • Average rainfall in December: 73mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (75.7mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (44.6mm).

Average rainfall days in December - Chester, United Kingdom
  • Average rainfall days in December: 18 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are January, November and December (18 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is July (13 days).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Chester, United Kingdom
  • Average daylight in December: 7.6h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 16.9h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 7.6h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 1h

Months with most sunshine are May and June (Average sunshine: 6h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 1h).

Average UV index in December - Chester, 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).