Calangute
India
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

December weather forecast and climate
Calangute, India

December, the first month of the winter, in Calangute, is still a tropical month, with average temperature ranging between min 21°C (69.8°F) and max 33°C (91.4°F).
The ideal sea water temperature of 28°C (82.4°F) and 14mm (0.6") of accumulated rainfall make December the best time for swimming and other water activities.

Temperature

April, May, November and December, with an average high-temperature of 33°C (91.4°F), are the warmest months in Calangute.

Rainfall

December is the last month it rains. Throughout December, Calangute collects 14mm (0.6") of precipitation. Throughout the year, 2894mm (113.9") of rain is accumulated.

Sea temperature

January through March, July through September and December, with an average sea temperature of 28°C (82.4°F), are months with the coldest seawater.
Note: Water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) is regarded as very warm and enjoyable by all. With these temperatures, water activities are pleasurable, without feeling uncomfortable for prolonged periods.

Daylight

The month with the shortest days in Calangute is December, with an average of 11.2h of daylight.

Sunshine

January, February, April and December, with an average of 10h of sunshine, are months with the most sunshine.

UV index

December is the month with the lowest UV index, with an average maximum UV index of 8. A UV Index of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health risk from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
Note: In December, the average maximum UV index of 8 translate into the following recommendations:
Take extra precautions. Protection against sun damage is required. 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. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects. Caution! The reflection of sand and water significantly increases the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the warmest month in Calangute?

Warmest months in Calangute, India, are April, May, November and December, with an average high-temperature of 33°C (91.4°F).

What is the temperature in December in Calangute?

In Calangute, India, in December, the average high-temperature is 33°C (91.4°F), and the average low-temperature is 21°C (69.8°F).

What is the last month it rains in Calangute?

December is the last month it rains in Calangute. Throughout December, Calangute collects 14mm (0.6") of precipitation.

What months are the sea coldest in Calangute?

January through March, July through September and December, with an average sea temperature of 28°C (82.4°F), are months with the coldest seawater in Calangute.

How warm is the water in December in Calangute?

In Calangute, the average seawater temperature in December is 28°C (82.4°F). Water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) 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 Calangute?

The month with the shortest days is December, with an average of 11.2h of daylight.

How many hours of daylight does Calangute have in December?

In December, the average length of the day in Calangute is 11.2h.

What is the month with the most sunshine in Calangute?

January, February, April and December, with an average of 10h of sunshine, are months with the most sunshine in Calangute, India.

How many hours of sunshine does Calangute have in December?

In December, the average sunshine in Calangute, India, is 10h.

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

With an average maximum UV index of 8, December is the month with the lowest UV index in Calangute, India.

How high is the UV index in December in Calangute?

The average daily maximum UV index in December in Calangute is 8. A UV Index reading of 8 to 10 represents a very high health risk from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in December - Calangute, India
  • Average high temperature in December: 33°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are April, May, November and December (33°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are July and August (29°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: 21°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is May (27°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (20°C).

Average rainfall in December - Calangute, India
  • Average rainfall in December: 14mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (923mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are January and February (0mm).

Average rainfall days in December - Calangute, India
  • Average rainfall days in December: 0 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (25 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are January, February, March, April and December (0 days).

Average sea temperature in December - Calangute, India
  • Average sea temperature in December: 28°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is May (30°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are January, February, March, July, August, September and December (28°C).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Calangute, India
  • Average daylight in December: 11.2h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.2h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 10h

Months with most sunshine are January, February, April and December (Average sunshine: 10h).
Months with least sunshine are July and August (Average sunshine: 4).

Average UV index in December - Calangute, India
  • Average UV index in December: 8

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