Darjeeling
India
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

December weather forecast and climate
Darjeeling, India

The first month of the winter, December, is also a fresh month in Darjeeling, India, with average temperature ranging between max 11.5°C (52.7°F) and min 3.3°C (37.9°F).

Temperature

In Darjeeling, the average high-temperature slightly decreases, from a mild 14.7°C (58.5°F) in November, to a cool 11.5°C (52.7°F). In Darjeeling, India, the average low-temperature is 3.3°C (37.9°F).

Rainfall

December is the month with the least rainfall in Darjeeling, with 7mm (0.3") of accumulated precipitation.

Daylight

The month with the shortest days in Darjeeling is December, with an average of 10.5h of daylight.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Darjeeling is 7h.

UV index

December is the month with the lowest UV index, with an average maximum UV index of 5. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 5 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. 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.

What is the temperature in December in Darjeeling?

In December, in Darjeeling, the average high-temperature is 11.5°C (52.7°F), and the average low-temperature is 3.3°C (37.9°F).

How much does it rain in Darjeeling in December?

In Darjeeling, India, in December, 7mm (0.3") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the driest month in Darjeeling?

December is the month with the least rainfall in Darjeeling, with 7mm (0.3") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the month with the shortest days in Darjeeling?

With an average of 10.5h of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year.

How many hours of daylight does Darjeeling have in December?

In Darjeeling, India, the average length of the day in December is 10.5h.

How many hours of sunshine does Darjeeling have in December?

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

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

December is the month with the lowest UV index in Darjeeling, with an average maximum UV index of 5.

How high is the UV index in December in Darjeeling?

In Darjeeling, India, the average daily maximum UV index in December is 5. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in December - Darjeeling, India
  • Average high temperature in December: 11.5°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (19.6°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (9.4°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: 3.3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (14.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (1.8°C).

Average rainfall in December - Darjeeling, India
  • Average rainfall in December: 7mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (781.7mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is December (7mm).

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

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (18 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are November and December (0 days).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Darjeeling, India
  • Average daylight in December: 10.5h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.8h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.5h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 7h

Months with most sunshine are March and April (Average sunshine: 8h).
Months with least sunshine are July and August (Average sunshine: 4).

Average UV index in December - Darjeeling, India
  • Average UV index in December: 5

Months with the highest UV index are April, May, June, July, August and September (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 5).