Chandigarh
India
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

December weather forecast and climate
Chandigarh, India

A scenic view of the attractive rock garden in Chandigarh, India, with tall trees above
A scenic view of the attractive rock garden in Chandigarh, India, with tall trees above
December, the first month of the winter, in Chandigarh, is also an agreeable month, with average temperature fluctuating between 22.1°C (71.8°F) and 6.7°C (44.1°F).

Temperature

In December, the average high-temperature decreases, from a warm 27.3°C (81.1°F) in November, to a pleasant 22.1°C (71.8°F). In Chandigarh, the average low-temperature is 6.7°C (44.1°F).

Rainfall

In December, the rain falls for 1.4 days. Throughout December, 21.9mm (0.9") of precipitation is accumulated. In Chandigarh, during the entire year, the rain falls for 49.8 days and collects up to 1058.6mm (41.7") of precipitation.

Daylight

The month with the shortest days is December, with an average of 10.2h of daylight.

Sunshine

In December, the average sunshine in Chandigarh is 7h.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index in Chandigarh are January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 4. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: In December, the average maximum UV index of 4 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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.

What is the temperature in December in Chandigarh?

In Chandigarh, in December, the average high-temperature is 22.1°C (71.8°F), and the average low-temperature is 6.7°C (44.1°F).

How much does it rain in Chandigarh in December?

In December, in Chandigarh, the rain falls for 1.4 days. Throughout December, 21.9mm (0.9") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the month with the shortest days in Chandigarh?

The month with the shortest days in Chandigarh is December, with an average of 10.2h of daylight.

How many hours of daylight does Chandigarh have in December?

In December, the average length of the day is 10.2h.

How long on average sun shines in December in Chandigarh?

In December, the average sunshine in Chandigarh, India, is 7h.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in Chandigarh?

January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 4, are months with the lowest UV index in Chandigarh, India.

What is the UV index reading in December in Chandigarh?

The average daily maximum UV index in December is 4. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health risk from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in December - Chandigarh, India
  • Average high temperature in December: 22.1°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is June (38.6°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (20.4°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: 6.7°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is June (25.4°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (6.1°C).

Average rainfall in December - Chandigarh, India
  • Average rainfall in December: 21.9mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (307.5mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is April (8.5mm).

Average rainfall days in December - Chandigarh, India
  • Average rainfall days in December: 1.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (12.3 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is November (0.8 days).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Chandigarh, India
  • Average daylight in December: 10.2h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.1h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.2h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 7h

Months with most sunshine are April, May and October (Average sunshine: 9h).
Months with least sunshine are January and July (Average sunshine: 6).

Average UV index in December - Chandigarh, India
  • Average UV index in December: 4

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 4).