Skardu
Pakistan
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

December weather forecast and climate
Skardu, Pakistan

The Shangrila Resort on the shores of the Shangrila Lake near the valley city of Skardu, Pakistan, overlooking the Karakoram Mountain Ranges
The Shangrila Resort on the shores of the Shangrila Lake near the valley city of Skardu, Pakistan, overlooking the Karakoram Mountain Ranges
December, the first month of the winter, in Skardu, is still a cold month, with average temperature ranging between max 0°C (32°F) and min -10°C (14°F).

Temperature

In December, the average high-temperature decreases, from a chilly 7°C (44.6°F) in November, to a wintry 0°C (32°F). In Skardu, in December, the average low-temperature is -10°C (14°F).

Rainfall

In Skardu, during December, the rain falls for 3 days and regularly aggregates up to 20mm (0.8") of precipitation. In Skardu, during the entire year, the rain falls for 46 days and collects up to 334mm (13.1") of precipitation.

Daylight

The month with the shortest days in Skardu is December, with an average of 9.8h of daylight.

Sunshine

Months with the least sunshine are January through March and December, with an average of 6h of sunshine.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index in Skardu are January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 3. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for average individuals.
In December, the average maximum UV index of 3 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against the skin and eye damage is obliged. 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.

What is the temperature in December in Skardu?

In Skardu, Pakistan, in December, the average high-temperature is 0°C (32°F), and the average low-temperature is -10°C (14°F).

How much does it rain in Skardu in December?

In Skardu, Pakistan, in December, it is raining for 3 days, with typically 20mm (0.8") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the month with the shortest days in Skardu?

December has the shortest days of the year in Skardu, with an average of 9.8h of daylight.

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

In December, the average length of the day is 9.8h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Skardu?

January through March and December, with an average of 6h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine in Skardu.

How many hours of sunshine does Skardu have in December?

The average sunshine in December in Skardu, Pakistan, is 6h.

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

January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 3, are months with the lowest UV index in Skardu.

How high is the UV index in December in Skardu?

In December, the average daily maximum UV index in Skardu is 3. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in December - Skardu, Pakistan
  • Average high temperature in December: 0°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (23°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (-3°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: -10°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (10°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-12°C).

Average rainfall in December - Skardu, Pakistan
  • Average rainfall in December: 20mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is March (53mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is November (10mm).

Average rainfall days in December - Skardu, Pakistan
  • Average rainfall days in December: 3 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are February, March, April, May and July (5 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are October and November (2 days).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Skardu, Pakistan
  • Average daylight in December: 9.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.5h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.8h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 6h

The month with most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 9h).
Months with least sunshine are January, February, March and December (Average sunshine: 6).

Average UV index in December - Skardu, Pakistan
  • Average UV index in December: 3

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 3).