Weather in Kotu, Gambia in December

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December is a hot time for sunbathing in Kotu. December is an excellent month for swimming in Kotu with very warm sea temperatures. Consider visiting Kotu in the months of March, April, May, November, for the best beach weather. Also consider one of our other suggestions for December.

Temperature in Kotu in December

The average maximum temperature in Kotu in December is 32°. The average maximum temperature is 33° in the previous month and 32° in the next month.

The average temperature in Kotu in December is 26°. The average temperature ranges is 27° in the previous month and 25° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Kotu in December is 19°. The minimum temperature is 22° in the previous month and 18° in the next month.

Sunshine in Kotu in December

The average day light hours per day in Kotu in December are 11.3 and there are 7.6 hours of sunshine per day on average during December making it a quite sunny month with some cloud cover.

The ultraviolet index in Kotu in December is typically 9.2 during December. An ultraviolet index reading of 8 to 10 indicates a very high risk of harm from unprotected sun exposure. Unprotected skin risks burning in less than 15 minutes. Take extra precautions because unprotected skin and eyes will be damaged and can burn quickly. Tanning will be safest before 10am and after 4pm but only with a good application of sun screen. For those with sensitive skin stay in the shade and wear protective clothing, a wide-brimmed hat, and UV-blocking sunglasses. Generously apply broad spectrum SPF 30+ sunscreen every 2 hours, even on cloudy days. Watch out for relections from water that may increase ultraviolet exposure.

Sea Temperature in Kotu in December

The average sea water temperature in Kotu in December is 27.9° which is very warm and ideal for relaxing and swimming for the whole day.

Wind Speed in Kotu in December

The average maximum wind speed in Kotu in December is typically 24kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 18kmh in the previous month and 26kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Kotu in December is typically 10kmh. The average wind speed is 6kmh in the previous month and 11kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Kotu in December is from the North-Northeast.

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