Kangiqsujuaq
Canada
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

December weather forecast and climate
Kangiqsujuaq, Canada

December, the first month of the winter, in Kangiqsujuaq, is still a polar cold month, with average temperature ranging between max -16°C (3.2°F) and min -23°C (-9.4°F).

Temperature

In December, the average high-temperature declines considerably, from a subzero cold -7°C (19.4°F) in November, to a polar cold -16°C (3.2°F). In December, the average low-temperature is -23°C (-9.4°F).

Rainfall

In December, the rain falls for 13 days. Throughout December, 23mm (0.9") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Kangiqsujuaq, there are 149 rainfall days, and 401mm (15.8") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Kangiqsujuaq, the average water temperature is -1°C (30.2°F).
Note: For swimming, this is considered extremely cold, dangerous, and life-threatening. Unless suitably protected with insulated waterproof clothing, hypothermia quickly occurs.

Daylight

With an average of 5.5h of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year.

Sunshine

Months with the least sunshine in Kangiqsujuaq are January, November and December, with an average of 1h of sunshine.

UV index

January, February, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 0, are months with the lowest UV index. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 0 transform into the following instructions:
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.

What is the temperature in December in Kangiqsujuaq?

In Kangiqsujuaq, in December, the average high-temperature is -16°C (3.2°F), and the average low-temperature is -23°C (-9.4°F).

How many days does it rain in December in Kangiqsujuaq?

In Kangiqsujuaq, Canada, during December, the rain falls for 13 days and regularly aggregates up to 23mm (0.9") of precipitation.

What is the water temperature in December in Kangiqsujuaq?

In December, the average sea temperature in Kangiqsujuaq is -1°C (30.2°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 Kangiqsujuaq?

The month with the shortest days in Kangiqsujuaq is December, with an average of 5.5h of daylight.

What is the average length of the day in December in Kangiqsujuaq?

The average length of the day in December in Kangiqsujuaq is 5.5h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Kangiqsujuaq?

Months with the least sunshine in Kangiqsujuaq are January, November and December, with an average of 1h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Kangiqsujuaq have in December?

In Kangiqsujuaq, the average sunshine in December is 1h.

When is the lowest UV index in Kangiqsujuaq?

January, February, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 0, are months with the lowest UV index in Kangiqsujuaq, Canada.

What is the UV index reading in December in Kangiqsujuaq?

In December, the average daily maximum UV index in Kangiqsujuaq, Canada, is 0. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in December - Kangiqsujuaq, Canada
  • Average high temperature in December: -16°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (11°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is February (-21°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: -23°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (-29°C).

Average rainfall in December - Kangiqsujuaq, Canada
  • Average rainfall in December: 23mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (60mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are February and March (17mm).

Average rainfall days in December - Kangiqsujuaq, Canada
  • Average rainfall days in December: 13 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is October (17 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are February, March, April and June (10 days).

Average sea temperature in December - Kangiqsujuaq, Canada
  • Average sea temperature in December: -1°C

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are August and September (3°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are January, February, March and April (-2°C).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Kangiqsujuaq, Canada
  • Average daylight in December: 5.5h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 19.4h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 5.5h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 1h

Months with most sunshine are April and July (Average sunshine: 7h).
Months with least sunshine are January, November and December (Average sunshine: 1).

Average UV index in December - Kangiqsujuaq, Canada
  • Average UV index in December: 0

Months with the highest UV index are May, June and July (UV index 4).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 0).