Average Weather in December in Urús Spain
Daily high temperatures decrease by 3°F, from 44°F to 41°F, rarely falling below 32°F or exceeding 52°F.
Daily low temperatures decrease by 3°F, from 28°F to 25°F, rarely falling below 16°F or exceeding 36°F.
For reference, on August 4, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Urús typically range from 53°F to 75°F, while on January 15, the coldest day of the year, they range from 25°F to 41°F.
Average High and Low Temperature in December
The figure below shows you a compact characterization of the hourly average temperatures for the quarter of the year centered on December. The horizontal axis is the day, the vertical axis is the hour of the day, and the color is the average temperature for that hour and day.
Average Hourly Temperature in December
The month of December in Urús experiences essentially constant cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy remaining about 51% throughout the month. The lowest chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 50% on December 24.
The clearest day of the month is December 24, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 50% of the time.
For reference, on October 29, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 57%, while on July 20, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 76%.
Cloud Cover Categories in December
A wet day is one with at least 0.04 inches of liquid or liquid-equivalent precipitation. In Urús, the chance of a wet day over the course of December is gradually decreasing, starting the month at 18% and ending it at 15%.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 26% on May 13, and its lowest chance is 14% on July 14.
Over the course of December in Urús, the chance of a day with only rain decreases from 13% to 7%, the chance of a day with mixed snow and rain remains an essentially constant 4% throughout, and the chance of a day with only snow remains an essentially constant 2% throughout.
Probability of Precipitation in December
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during December in Urús is decreasing, starting the month at 1.2 inches, when it rarely exceeds 2.6 inches or falls below 0.2 inches, and ending the month at 0.6 inches, when it rarely exceeds 1.6 inches or falls below 0.1 inches.
Average Monthly Rainfall in December
We report snowfall in liquid-equivalent terms. The actual depth of new snowfall is typically between 5 and 10 times the liquid-equivalent amount, assuming the ground is frozen. As with rainfall, we consider the liquid-equivalent snowfall accumulated over a sliding 31-day period centered around each day.
The average sliding 31-day liquid-equivalent snowfall during December in Urús is essentially constant, remaining about 0.2 inches throughout, and rarely exceeding 0.8 inches or falling below -0.0 inches.
Average Monthly Liquid-Equivalent Snowfall in December
Over the course of December in Urús, the length of the day is essentially constant. The shortest day of the month is December 22, with 9 hours, 5 minutes of daylight and the longest day is December 1, with 9 hours, 19 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in December
The earliest sunrise of the month in Urús is 8:01 AM on December 1 and the latest sunrise is 20 minutes later at 8:21 AM on December 31.
The earliest sunset is 5:19 PM on December 9 and the latest sunset is 10 minutes later at 5:29 PM on December 31.
Daylight saving time is observed in Urús during 2018, but it neither starts nor ends during December, so the entire month is in standard time.
For reference, on June 21, the longest day of the year, the Sun rises at 6:15 AM and sets 15 hours, 17 minutes later, at 9:32 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 8:18 AM and sets 9 hours, 5 minutes later, at 5:22 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight in December
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Urús is essentially constant during December, remaining around 0% throughout.
Humidity Comfort Levels in December
The average hourly wind speed in Urús is essentially constant during December, remaining within 0.2 miles per hour of 6.8 miles per hour throughout.
For reference, on February 20, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 7.3 miles per hour, while on August 27, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 4.6 miles per hour.
Average Wind Speed in December
Wind Direction in December
Urús is located near a large body of water (e.g., ocean, sea, or large lake). This section reports on the wide-area average surface temperature of that water.
The average surface water temperature in Urús is gradually decreasing during December, falling by 3°F, from 60°F to 57°F, over the course of the month.
Average Water Temperature in December
The growing season in Urús typically lasts for 5.3 months (163 days), from around May 6 to around October 16, rarely starting before April 17 or after May 28, and rarely ending before September 24 or after November 5.
The month of December in Urús is reliably fully outside of the growing season.
Time Spent in Various Temperature Bands and the Growing Season in December
The average accumulated growing degree days in Urús are essentially constant during December, remaining around 1,583°F throughout.
Growing Degree Days in December
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Urús is essentially constant during December, remaining within 0.1 kWh of 2.0 kWh throughout.
The lowest average daily incident shortwave solar energy during December is 1.9 kWh on December 19.
Average Daily Incident Shortwave Solar Energy in December
For the purposes of this report, the geographical coordinates of Urús are 42.351 deg latitude, 1.853 deg longitude, and 4,186 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Urús contains extreme variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 3,281 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 4,436 feet. Within 10 miles also contains extreme variations in elevation (6,745 feet). Within 50 miles also contains extreme variations in elevation (9,908 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Urús is covered by trees (50%), cropland (32%), and shrubs (13%), within 10 miles by trees (50%) and grassland (18%), and within 50 miles by trees (57%) and cropland (16%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Urús year round, based on a statistical analysis of historical hourly weather reports and model reconstructions from January 1, 1980 to December 31, 2016.
Temperature and Dew Point
There are 5 weather stations near enough to contribute to our estimation of the temperature and dew point in Urús.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Urús according to the International Standard Atmosphere , and by the relative change present in the MERRA-2 satellite-era reanalysis between the two locations.
The estimated value at Urús is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Urús and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Aeroport de Girona - Costa Brava (21%, 90 kilometers, southeast); Perpignan–Rivesaltes Airport (19%, 94 kilometers, northeast); Saint-Girons - Antichan (25%, 95 kilometers, northwest); Carcassonne-Salvaza (19%, 103 kilometers, north); and Barcelona–El Prat Airport (16%, 119 kilometers, south).
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .