Cambridge
United Kingdom
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

December weather forecast and climate
Cambridge, United Kingdom

A beautiful sunny day in the scenic city of Cambridge, of the United Kingdom
A beautiful sunny day in the scenic city of Cambridge, of the United Kingdom
The first month of the winter, December, is still a chilly month in Cambridge, United Kingdom, with average temperature ranging between max 7.7°C (45.9°F) and min 1.7°C (35.1°F).

Temperature

In December, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in November - a chilly 7.7°C (45.9°F). In Cambridge, in December, the average low-temperature is 1.7°C (35.1°F).

Rainfall

In Cambridge, during 15 rainfall days, 46.9mm (1.8") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Cambridge, during the entire year, the rain falls for 164 days and collects up to 576.5mm (22.7") of precipitation.

Daylight

With an average of 7.8h of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year.

Sunshine

The month with the least sunshine in Cambridge is December, with an average of 1.6h of sunshine.

UV index

With an average maximum UV index of 0, December is the month with the lowest UV index in Cambridge. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 0 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 Cambridge?

The average high-temperature, in December, is 7.7°C (45.9°F), while the average low-temperature is 1.7°C (35.1°F).

How much does it rain in Cambridge in December?

In Cambridge, in December, it is raining for 15 days, with typically 46.9mm (1.8") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the month with the shortest days in Cambridge?

December has the shortest days of the year in Cambridge, United Kingdom, with an average of 7.8h of daylight.

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

The average length of the day in December is 7.8h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Cambridge?

With an average of 1.6h of sunshine, December has the least sunshine of the year.

How long on average sun shines in December in Cambridge?

In December, the average sunshine is 1.6h.

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

With an average maximum UV index of 0, December is the month with the lowest UV index in Cambridge, United Kingdom.

What is the UV index reading in December in Cambridge?

In December, the average daily maximum UV index in Cambridge is 0. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in December - Cambridge, United Kingdom
  • Average high temperature in December: 7.7°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (23.1°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (7.4°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: 1.7°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (12.4°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (1.2°C).

Average rainfall in December - Cambridge, United Kingdom
  • Average rainfall in December: 46.9mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (57.7mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (34.6mm).

Average rainfall days in December - Cambridge, United Kingdom
  • Average rainfall days in December: 15 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 (11 days).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Cambridge, United Kingdom
  • Average daylight in December: 7.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 16.7h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 7.8h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 1.6h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 6.1h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 1.6h).

Average UV index in December - Cambridge, United Kingdom
  • Average UV index in December: 0

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 6).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 0).