December weather forecast
Eleanor, West VA

Weather in December

December, the first month of the winter in Eleanor, is still a chilly month, with an average temperature ranging between min 31.8°F (-0.1°C) and max 43.3°F (6.3°C).

Temperature

In Eleanor, the average high-temperature in December drops from a fresh 52.9°F (11.6°C) in November to a chilly 43.3°F (6.3°C). In December, in Eleanor, West Virginia, the average low-temperature is 31.8°F (-0.1°C).

Humidity

In December, the average relative humidity is 81%.

Rainfall

In Eleanor, it is raining for 13.6 days, with typically 3.43" (87mm) of accumulated precipitation. In Eleanor, during the entire year, the rain falls for 176.2 days and collects up to 35" (889mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through April, October through December are months with snowfall in Eleanor. In Eleanor, during 8.6 snowfall days, 3.27" (83mm) of snow is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Eleanor, there are 41.5 snowfall days, and 17.05" (433mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

December has the shortest days of the year in Eleanor, with an average of 9h and 32min of daylight.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 7:26 am and sunset at 5:07 pm. On the last day of December, sunrise is at 7:45 am and sunset at 5:16 pm EST.

Sunshine

In December, the average sunshine in Eleanor is 4.2h.

UV index

January, February and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index in Eleanor. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a low health risk from unsafe exposure to UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: In December, the average maximum UV index of 2 translate into the following recommendations:
Extended sun exposure is not an issue for the majority. Children, infants, and fair-skinned individuals always need to be protected. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for the 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 increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.
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FAQ

What is the average humidity in December in Eleanor?

The average relative humidity in December in Eleanor is 81%.

How much does it rain in Eleanor in December?

In Eleanor, West Virginia, during December, the rain falls for 13.6 days and regularly aggregates up to 3.43" (87mm) of precipitation.

How much does it snow in Eleanor in December?

In Eleanor, West Virginia, during December, snow falls for 8.6 days and regularly aggregates up to 3.27" (83mm) of snow.

What is the month with the shortest days in Eleanor?

December has the shortest days of the year in Eleanor, West Virginia, with an average of 9h and 32min of daylight.

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

In Eleanor, West Virginia, the average day length in December is 9h and 32min.

When are sunrise and sunset in December in Eleanor?

On the first day of December in Eleanor, West Virginia, sunrise is at 7:26 am and sunset at 5:07 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 7:45 am and sunset at 5:16 pm EST.

How long on average sun shines in December in Eleanor?

In December, the average sunshine duration is 4.2h.

When is the lowest UV index in Eleanor?

The months with the lowest UV index are January, February and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2.

How high is the UV index in December in Eleanor?

In Eleanor, 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 exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
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Average temperature in December
Eleanor, West VA

Average temperature in December - Eleanor, West VA
  • Average high temperature in December: 43.3°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (86.4°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (38.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in December: 31.8°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (64.2°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (25.2°F).

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Average pressure in December
Eleanor, West VA

Average pressure in December - Eleanor, West VA
  • Average pressure in December: 30.14"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.16"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.97"Hg).

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Average wind speed in December
Eleanor, West VA

Average wind speed in December - Eleanor, West VA
  • Average wind speed in December: 6.2mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January and February (6.7mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (4.2mph).

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Average humidity in December
Eleanor, West VA

Average humidity in December - Eleanor, West VA
  • Average humidity in December: 81%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (82%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is August (74%).

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Average rainfall in December
Eleanor, West VA

Average rainfall in December - Eleanor, West VA
  • Average rainfall in December: 3.43"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (3.9").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.77").

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Average rainfall days in December
Eleanor, West VA

Average rainfall days in December - Eleanor, West VA
  • Average rainfall days in December: 13.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (19.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (10.1 days).

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Average snowfall in December
Eleanor, West VA

Average snowfall in December - Eleanor, West VA
  • Average snowfall in December: 3.27"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (4.29").
The months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in December
Eleanor, West VA

Average snowfall days in December - Eleanor, West VA
  • Average snowfall days in December: 8.6 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (12.5 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

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Average daylight in December /
Average sunshine in December
Eleanor, West VA

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Eleanor, West VA
  • Average daylight in December: 9h and 32min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 49min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 32min).

  • Average sunshine in December: 4h and 12min

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 10h and 24min).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 3h and 42min).

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Average sunshine days in December
Eleanor, West VA

Average sunshine days in December - Eleanor, West VA
  • Average sunshine days in December: 11.7 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (17.4 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is May (8.6 days).

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Average UV index in December
Eleanor, West VA

Average UV index in December - Eleanor, West VA
  • Average UV index in December: 2

The months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 6).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, February and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in December
Eleanor, West VA

Average cloud cover in December - Eleanor, West VA
  • Average cloud cover in December: 58

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 62).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 32).

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Average visibility in December
Eleanor, West VA

Average visibility in December - Eleanor, West VA
  • Average visibility in December: 5mi

The months with the highest visibility are April and November (6mi).
The months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, May, June, July, August, September, October and December (5mi).

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