December weather forecast and climate
Wake Island, Wake Island, USA

December, the first month of the winter, in Wake Island, is also a moderately hot month, with average temperature fluctuating between 83.5°F (28.6°C) and 74.1°F (23.4°C).

Temperature

In December, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in November - a still warm 83.5°F (28.6°C). The average low-temperature, in December, is 74.1°F (23.4°C).

Rainfall

In December, in Wake Island, the rain falls for 21 days. Throughout December, 1.78" (45.2mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In Wake Island, during the entire year, the rain falls for 230 days and collects up to 35.69" (906.4mm) of precipitation.

Ocean temperature

In Wake Island, the average seawater temperature is 80.6°F (27°C).
Note: For any water activity, surface water temperatures between 77°F (25°C) and 84.2°F (29°C) are considered as excellent and extremely pleasant for lengthened periods.

Daylight

The month with the shortest days in Wake Island is December, with an average of 11h of daylight.

Sunshine

November and December, with an average of 7h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 8. A UV Index value of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 8 in December interpret into the following advice:
Take special precautions, as unprotected skin can be damaged and can burn quickly. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. 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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is significantly increased by the reflection of the water and sand.

What is the temperature in December in Wake Island?

In December, in Wake Island, the average high-temperature is 83.5°F (28.6°C), and the average low-temperature is 74.1°F (23.4°C).

How much does it rain in Wake Island in December?

In Wake Island, in December, during 21 rainfall days, 1.78" (45.2mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the ocean temperature in December in Wake Island?

In Wake Island, Wake Island, the average seawater temperature in December is 80.6°F (27°C). Water temperature between 77°F (25°C) and 84.2°F (29°C) is regarded as very warm and enjoyable by all. With these temperatures, water activities are pleasurable, without feeling uncomfortable for prolonged periods.

What is the month with the shortest days in Wake Island?

With an average of 11h of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year in Wake Island, Wake Island.

How many hours of daylight does Wake Island have in December?

In December, the average length of the day in Wake Island is 11h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Wake Island?

November and December, with an average of 7h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine in Wake Island, Wake Island.

How many hours of sunshine does Wake Island have in December?

In Wake Island, Wake Island, the average sunshine in December is 7h.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Wake Island?

Months with the lowest UV index in Wake Island, Wake Island, are January, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 8.

What is the UV index reading in December in Wake Island?

In December, the average daily maximum UV index in Wake Island is 8. A UV Index estimate of 8 to 10 represents a very high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in December - Wake Island, Wake Island, USA
  • Average high temperature in December: 28.6°C

The warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July, August and September (31.2°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is February (27.8°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: 23.4°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is September (25.4°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (22.3°C).

Average rainfall in December - Wake Island, Wake Island, USA
  • Average rainfall in December: 45.2mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (156.5mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (29.5mm).

Average rainfall days in December - Wake Island, Wake Island, USA
  • Average rainfall days in December: 21 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (22 days).
Months with the least rainy days are April, May and June (17 days).

Average sea temperature in December - Wake Island, Wake Island, USA
  • Average sea temperature in December: 27°C

The best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are August, September and October (29°C).
The coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are January, February, March and April (26°C).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Wake Island, Wake Island, USA
  • Average daylight in December: 11h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.3h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 7h

Months with the most sunshine are May and June (Average sunshine: 10h).
Months with the least sunshine are November and December (Average sunshine: 7).

Average UV index in December - Wake Island, Wake Island, USA
  • Average UV index in December: 8

Months with the highest UV index are March, April, May, June, July, August and September (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 8).