Average Weather in December in El Palmarcito Mexico
Daily high temperatures are around 91°F, rarely falling below 87°F or exceeding 94°F. The highest daily average high temperature is 91°F on December 31.
Daily low temperatures are around 74°F, rarely falling below 70°F or exceeding 78°F.
For reference, on April 20, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in El Palmarcito typically range from 79°F to 92°F, while on January 13, the coldest day of the year, they range from 74°F to 91°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 El Palmarcito experiences rapidly decreasing cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy decreasing from 42% to 28%.
The clearest day of the month is December 31, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 72% of the time.
For reference, on June 21, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 92%, while on January 27, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 79%.
Cloud Cover Categories in December
0% clear 20% mostly clear 40% partly cloudy 60% mostly cloudy 80% overcast 100%
A wet day is one with at least 0.04 inches of liquid or liquid-equivalent precipitation. In El Palmarcito, the chance of a wet day over the course of December is rapidly decreasing, starting the month at 10% and ending it at 4%.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 88% on September 11, and its lowest chance is 3% on January 23.
Probability of Precipitation in December
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during December in El Palmarcito is decreasing, starting the month at 0.7 inches, when it rarely exceeds 2.2 inches, and ending the month at 0.2 inches, when it rarely exceeds 0.7 inches or falls below -0.0 inches.
Average Monthly Rainfall in December
Over the course of December in El Palmarcito, the length of the day is essentially constant. The shortest day of the month is December 21, with 11 hours, 13 minutes of daylight and the longest day is December 1, with 11 hours, 17 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in December
The earliest sunrise of the month in El Palmarcito is 6:23 AM on December 1 and the latest sunrise is 16 minutes later at 6:39 AM on December 31.
The earliest sunset is 5:40 PM on December 1 and the latest sunset is 13 minutes later at 5:52 PM on December 31.
Daylight saving time is observed in El Palmarcito 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 6:43 AM and sets 13 hours, 3 minutes later, at 7:46 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 6:34 AM and sets 11 hours, 13 minutes later, at 5:47 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight in December
The chance that a given day will be muggy in El Palmarcito is decreasing during December, falling from 96% to 89% over the course of the month.
For reference, on July 8, the muggiest day of the year, there are muggy conditions 100% of the time, while on January 15, the least muggy day of the year, there are muggy conditions 86% of the time.
Humidity Comfort Levels in December
dry 55°F comfortable 60°F humid 65°F muggy 70°F oppressive 75°F miserable
The average hourly wind speed in El Palmarcito is essentially constant during December, remaining within 0.2 miles per hour of 9.1 miles per hour throughout.
For reference, on January 13, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 9.5 miles per hour, while on July 25, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 5.8 miles per hour.
Average Wind Speed in December
Wind Direction in December
El Palmarcito 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 El Palmarcito is essentially constant during December, remaining around 84°F throughout.
Average Water Temperature in December
Temperatures in El Palmarcito are sufficiently warm year round that it is not entirely meaningful to discuss the growing season in these terms. We nevertheless include the chart below as an illustration of the distribution of temperatures experienced throughout the year.
Time Spent in Various Temperature Bands and the Growing Season in December
The average accumulated growing degree days in El Palmarcito are very rapidly increasing during December, increasing by 929°F, from 10,649°F to 11,578°F, over the course of the month.
Growing Degree Days in December
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in El Palmarcito is essentially constant during December, remaining within 0.1 kWh of 5.2 kWh throughout.
Average Daily Incident Shortwave Solar Energy in December
For the purposes of this report, the geographical coordinates of El Palmarcito are 15.497 deg latitude, -93.214 deg longitude, and 16 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of El Palmarcito is essentially flat, with a maximum elevation change of 82 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 18 feet. Within 10 miles is essentially flat (682 feet). Within 50 miles contains significant variations in elevation (9,186 feet).
The area within 2 miles of El Palmarcito is covered by mangroves (45%), water (35%), and herbaceous vegetation (16%), within 10 miles by water (48%) and cropland (38%), and within 50 miles by water (49%) and cropland (28%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in El Palmarcito 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 2 weather stations near enough to contribute to our estimation of the temperature and dew point in El Palmarcito.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and El Palmarcito 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 El Palmarcito is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between El Palmarcito and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Tapachula International Airport (58%, 120 kilometers, southeast) and General Div P A Angel H Corzo Molina (42%, 138 kilometers, north).
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .