Cartwright
Canada
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

December weather forecast and climate
Cartwright, Canada

The first month of the winter, December, is still a freezing cold month in Cartwright, Canada, with average temperature fluctuating between -13°C (8.6°F) and -6°C (21.2°F).

Temperature

In December, the average high-temperature decreases, from a wintry 1°C (33.8°F) in November, to a subzero cold -6°C (21.2°F). In Cartwright, Canada, in December, the average low-temperature is -13°C (8.6°F).

Rainfall

In Cartwright, during 17 rainfall days, 78mm (3.1") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Cartwright, during the entire year, the rain falls for 188 days and collects up to 970mm (38.2") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In December, the average sea temperature in Cartwright is 0°C (32°F).
Note: For swimming, this is considered extremely cold, dangerous, and life-threatening. Unless suitably protected with insulated waterproof clothing, hypothermia quickly occurs.

Daylight

The month with the shortest days in Cartwright is December, with an average of 7.5h of daylight.

Sunshine

November and December, with an average of 2h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine in Cartwright.

UV index

January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 0, are months with the lowest UV index. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a low threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 0 interpret into the following advice:
People with sensitive skin, children, and babies should always be protected from prolonged sun exposure. 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 Cartwright?

The average high-temperature, in December, in Cartwright, is -6°C (21.2°F), while the average low-temperature is -13°C (8.6°F).

How many days does it rain in December in Cartwright?

In December, in Cartwright, the rain falls for 17 days. Throughout December, 78mm (3.1") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the water temperature in December in Cartwright?

In December, the average sea temperature in Cartwright is 0°C (32°F). For swimming, this is considered extremely cold, dangerous, and life-threatening. Unless suitably protected with insulated waterproof clothing, hypothermia quickly occurs.

What is the month with the shortest days in Cartwright?

The month with the shortest days in Cartwright, Canada, is December, with an average of 7.5h of daylight.

How many hours of daylight does Cartwright have in December?

In Cartwright, the average length of the day in December is 7.5h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Cartwright?

Months with the least sunshine in Cartwright are November and December, with an average of 2h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Cartwright have in December?

In Cartwright, Canada, the average sunshine in December is 2h.

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

January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 0, are months with the lowest UV index.

What is the UV index intensity in December in Cartwright?

In December, the average daily maximum UV index in Cartwright, Canada, 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 - Cartwright, Canada
  • Average high temperature in December: -6°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (18°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (-9°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: -13°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (7°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and February (-19°C).

Average rainfall in December - Cartwright, Canada
  • Average rainfall in December: 78mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is March (97mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is May (63mm).

Average rainfall days in December - Cartwright, Canada
  • Average rainfall days in December: 17 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are August and December (17 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are February and April (14 days).

Average sea temperature in December - Cartwright, Canada
  • Average sea temperature in December: 0°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (7°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are January, February, March and April (-1°C).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Cartwright, Canada
  • Average daylight in December: 7.5h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 17h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 7.5h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 2h

Months with most sunshine are June, July and August (Average sunshine: 6h).
Months with least sunshine are November and December (Average sunshine: 2).

Average UV index in December - Cartwright, Canada
  • 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).