Val-d'Or
Canada
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

December weather forecast and climate
Val-d'Or, Canada

The first month of the winter, December, is also a subzero cold month in Val-d'Or, Canada, with average temperature fluctuating between -7°C (19.4°F) and -18°C (-0.4°F).

Temperature

In Val-d'Or, the average high-temperature in December decreases, from a wintry 0.2°C (32.4°F) in November, to a freezing cold -7°C (19.4°F). In December, in Val-d'Or, the average low-temperature is -18°C (-0.4°F).

Rainfall

In December, the rain falls for 2.7 days. Throughout December, 9.4mm (0.4") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Val-d'Or, there are 115.1 rainfall days, and 639.5mm (25.2") of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through June, September through December are months with snowfall. The month with the most snowfall is December when snow falls for 20.9 days and typically aggregates up to 588mm (23.1") of snow.

Daylight

With an average of 8.5h of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Val-d'Or is 2h.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index in Val-d'Or are January, February, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 1. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: In December, the average maximum UV index of 1 translate into the following recommendations:
Most people can stay in the Sun for up to 1 hour without burning, apart from children that always must be protected from 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. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.

What is the temperature in December in Val-d'Or?

In December, in Val-d'Or, Canada, the average high-temperature is -7°C (19.4°F), and the average low-temperature is -18°C (-0.4°F).

How much does it rain in Val-d'Or in December?

In Val-d'Or, Canada, in December, during 2.7 rainfall days, 9.4mm (0.4") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How many days does it snow in December in Val-d'Or?

In Val-d'Or, in December, snow falls for 20.9 days, with typically accumulated 588mm (23.1") of snow.

When does it snow the most in Val-d'Or?

The month with the most snowfall in Val-d'Or, Canada, is December when snow falls for 20.9 days and typically aggregates up to 588mm (23.1") of snow.

What is the month with the shortest days in Val-d'Or?

December has the shortest days of the year, with an average of 8.5h of daylight.

How many hours of daylight does Val-d'Or have in December?

In December, the average length of the day is 8.5h.

How many hours of sunshine does Val-d'Or have in December?

In December, the average sunshine in Val-d'Or, Canada, is 2h.

When is the lowest UV index in Val-d'Or?

Months with the lowest UV index in Val-d'Or are January, February, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 1.

How high is the UV index in December in Val-d'Or?

In December, the average daily maximum UV index is 1. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low health risk from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in December - Val-d
  • Average high temperature in December: -7°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (23.7°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (-10.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: -18°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (11.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-23.9°C).

Average rainfall in December - Val-d
  • Average rainfall in December: 9.4mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (97.4mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (4.2mm).

Average rainfall days in December - Val-d
  • Average rainfall days in December: 2.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is September (16.6 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is February (1.5 days).

Average snowfall in December - Val-d
  • Average snowfall in December: 588mm

The month with the highest snowfall is December (588mm).
Months with the lowest snowfall are July and August (0mm).

Average snowfall days in December - Val-d
  • Average snowfall days in December: 20.9 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (20.9 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are July and August (0 days).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Val-d
  • Average daylight in December: 8.5h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 16h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.5h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 2h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 8.3h).
The month with least sunshine is November (Average sunshine: 1.8h).

Average UV index in December - Val-d
  • Average UV index in December: 1

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 1).