Sharjah
United Arab Emirates
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

December weather forecast and climate
Sharjah, United Arab Emirates

The first month of the winter, December, is still a warm month in Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, with average temperature ranging between max 26.2°C (79.2°F) and min 13.5°C (56.3°F).
The ideal sea water temperature of 25.4°C (77.7°F) and only 2 rainfall days, with 15.5mm (0.6") of accumulated rainfall, make December the best time for swimming and other water activities.

Temperature

In Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, the average high-temperature marginally drops, from a hot 30.9°C (87.6°F) in November, to a warm 26.2°C (79.2°F). In Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, in December, the average low-temperature is 13.5°C (56.3°F).

Humidity

Months with the highest humidity are January and December, with an average relative humidity of 69%.

Rainfall

In Sharjah, it is raining for 2 days, with typically 15.5mm (0.6") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, there are 12.7 rainfall days, and 106.9mm (4.2") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In December, the average sea temperature in Sharjah is 25.4°C (77.7°F).
Note: For any water activity, surface water temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are considered as excellent and extremely pleasant for lengthened periods.

Daylight

With an average of 10.6h of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year.

Sunshine

Months with the least sunshine in Sharjah are January and December, with an average of 7.9h of sunshine.

UV index

December is the month with the lowest UV index, with an average maximum UV index of 5. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: In December, the average maximum UV index of 5 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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 significantly increased by the reflection of the water and sand.

What is the temperature in December in Sharjah?

In Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, in December, the average high-temperature is 26.2°C (79.2°F), and the average low-temperature is 13.5°C (56.3°F).

What are the most humid months in Sharjah?

Months with the highest humidity in Sharjah are January and December, with an average relative humidity of 69%.

What is the average humidity in December in Sharjah?

The average relative humidity in December in Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, is 69%.

How much does it rain in Sharjah in December?

In December, in Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, the rain falls for 2 days. Throughout December, 15.5mm (0.6") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the water temperature in December in Sharjah?

In Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, the average seawater temperature in December is 25.4°C (77.7°F). For swimming, diving, and other water activities, temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are perceived as very enjoyable and pleasurable for prolonged periods without feeling uncomfortable.

What is the month with the shortest days in Sharjah?

With an average of 10.6h of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year in Sharjah.

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

In Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, the average length of the day in December is 10.6h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Sharjah?

Months with the least sunshine in Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, are January and December, with an average of 7.9h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in December in Sharjah?

In December, the average sunshine in Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, is 7.9h.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Sharjah?

December is the month with the lowest UV index in Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, with an average maximum UV index of 5.

What is the UV index intensity in December in Sharjah?

The average daily maximum UV index in December is 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health threat from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in December - Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
  • Average high temperature in December: 26.2°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (42.2°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (24.2°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: 13.5°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (27.7°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (12.1°C).

Average humidity in December - Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
  • Average humidity in December: 69%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January and December (69%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is May (51%).

Average rainfall in December - Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
  • Average rainfall in December: 15.5mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is February (34.8mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are June, August, September and October (0mm).

Average rainfall days in December - Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
  • Average rainfall days in December: 2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (4 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are June, September and October (0 days).

Average sea temperature in December - Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
  • Average sea temperature in December: 25.4°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (33.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (21.9°C).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
  • Average daylight in December: 10.6h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.7h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.6h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 7.9h

The month with most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 11.6h).
Months with least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 7.9).

Average UV index in December - Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
  • Average UV index in December: 5

Months with the highest UV index are April, May, June, July and August (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 5).