Liverpool
United Kingdom
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

December weather forecast and climate
Liverpool, United Kingdom

December, the first month of the winter, in Liverpool, is still a chilly month, with average temperature ranging between max 7.4°C (45.3°F) and min 3.6°C (38.5°F).

Temperature

In Liverpool, the average high-temperature in December is relatively the same as in November - a still chilly 7.4°C (45.3°F). In Liverpool, the average low-temperature is 3.6°C (38.5°F).

Rainfall

In Liverpool, during December, the rain falls for 18 days and regularly aggregates up to 65mm (2.6") of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Liverpool, there are 194 rainfall days, and 859mm (33.8") of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through April, November and December are months with snowfall.

Sea temperature

In Liverpool, the average water temperature is 9.7°C (49.5°F). At temperatures below 10°C (50°F), swimming in a suitably protected swimsuit is feasible; otherwise, cold shock and loss of breathing control are imminent. Even a short swim, without thermal protection, at temperatures around 13°C (55.4°F) is not comfortable.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The month with the least sunshine is December, with an average of 1.5h of sunshine.

UV index

January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 0, are months with the lowest UV index in Liverpool. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
The daily maximum UV index of 0 interpret into the following advice:
For the majority, extended sun exposure is not of great concern. Infants and people with sensitive skin must always 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 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.

What is the temperature in December in Liverpool?

In December, in Liverpool, United Kingdom, the average high-temperature is 7.4°C (45.3°F), and the average low-temperature is 3.6°C (38.5°F).

How much does it rain in Liverpool in December?

In Liverpool, during December, the rain falls for 18 days and regularly aggregates up to 65mm (2.6") of precipitation.

How many days does it snow in December in Liverpool?

In Liverpool, United Kingdom, during December, snow falls for 4 days.

How cold is the water in December in Liverpool?

In December, the average sea temperature in Liverpool is 9.7°C (49.5°F). Swimming in 9.7°C (49.5°F) is considered life-threatening. Even a few minutes in 13°C (55.4°F) water is uncomfortable, and swimming below 10°C (50°F) may cause total loss of breathing control and cold shock, depending on a person's physique.

What is the month with the shortest days in Liverpool?

The month with the shortest days in Liverpool, United Kingdom, is December, with an average of 7.6h of daylight.

How many hours of daylight does Liverpool have in December?

The average length of the day in December in Liverpool is 7.6h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Liverpool?

With an average of 1.5h of sunshine, December has the least sunshine of the year in Liverpool.

How many hours of sunshine does Liverpool have in December?

In December, the average sunshine in Liverpool is 1.5h.

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

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

What is the UV index intensity in December in Liverpool?

In December, the average daily maximum UV index in Liverpool is 0. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in December - Liverpool, United Kingdom
  • Average high temperature in December: 7.4°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (19.3°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (6.8°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: 3.6°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (13.1°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and February (2.6°C).

Average rainfall in December - Liverpool, United Kingdom
  • Average rainfall in December: 65mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is March (101mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (40mm).

Average rainfall days in December - Liverpool, 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 (14 days).

Average snowfall days in December - Liverpool, United Kingdom
  • Average snowfall days in December: 4 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (6 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average sea temperature in December - Liverpool, United Kingdom
  • Average sea temperature in December: 9.7°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (16.7°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are February and March (7.4°C).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Liverpool, 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: 1.5h

The month with most sunshine is May (Average sunshine: 6.7h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 1.5h).

Average UV index in December - Liverpool, 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).