Harare
Zimbabwe
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

December weather forecast and climate
Harare, Zimbabwe

The magnificent cityscape of Harare city, Zimbabwe, from bird
The magnificent cityscape of Harare city, Zimbabwe, from bird's eye view
December, the first month of the summer, in Harare, is still a warm month, with average temperature ranging between min 15.8°C (60.4°F) and max 26.3°C (79.3°F).

Temperature

In December, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in November - a still moderately hot 26.3°C (79.3°F). The average low-temperature, in December, is 15.8°C (60.4°F).

Humidity

In Harare, the average relative humidity in December is 72%.

Rainfall

In Harare, during 16 rainfall days, 182.7mm (7.2") of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Harare, there are 82 rainfall days, and 840.6mm (33.1") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

With an average of 13.2h of daylight, December has the longest days of the year in Harare.

Sunshine

The month with the least sunshine is December, with an average of 6.4h of sunshine.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Harare, Zimbabwe, are January through March, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health hazard from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
The average daily UV index of 12 transform into the following instructions:
Take all required precautions, as unprotected skin and eyes can burn in minutes. The Sun's UV radiation is most powerful between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. To the extent possible, limit exposure to the direct sun during these hours. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes.

What is the temperature in December in Harare?

In Harare, in December, the average high-temperature is 26.3°C (79.3°F), and the average low-temperature is 15.8°C (60.4°F).

What is the average humidity in December in Harare?

In Harare, Zimbabwe, the average relative humidity in December is 72%.

How much does it rain in Harare in December?

In Harare, in December, it is raining for 16 days, with typically 182.7mm (7.2") of accumulated precipitation.

When are the longest days in Harare?

December has the longest days of the year in Harare, Zimbabwe, with an average of 13.2h of daylight.

How many hours of daylight does Harare have in December?

The average length of the day in December in Harare, Zimbabwe, is 13.2h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Harare?

The month with the least sunshine in Harare is December, with an average of 6.4h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Harare have in December?

The average sunshine in December in Harare, Zimbabwe, is 6.4h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Harare?

January through March, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Harare, Zimbabwe.

What is the UV index reading in December in Harare?

The average daily maximum UV index in December in Harare is 12. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in December - Harare, Zimbabwe
  • Average high temperature in December: 26.3°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is October (28.8°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (21.6°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: 15.8°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are January and December (15.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (6.5°C).

Average humidity in December - Harare, Zimbabwe
  • Average humidity in December: 72%

The month with the highest relative humidity is March (72.8%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is September (43.5%).

Average rainfall in December - Harare, Zimbabwe
  • Average rainfall in December: 182.7mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (190.8mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is June (1.8mm).

Average rainfall days in December - Harare, Zimbabwe
  • Average rainfall days in December: 16 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (17 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is July (0 days).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Harare, Zimbabwe
  • Average daylight in December: 13.2h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 13.2h).
The month with shortest days is June (Average daylight: 11.1h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 6.4h

The month with most sunshine is September (Average sunshine: 9.8h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6.4h).

Average UV index in December - Harare, Zimbabwe
  • Average UV index in December: 12

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, October, November and December (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is June (UV index 7).