December is the first month of the winter in most of the parts of India. But in Bhubaneswar, it is still warm as the average temperature range is as high as 28.4 °C AND an as low as 15.6°C
The average heat index which is also known as ‘feels like’ or ‘apparent temperature is nearly 30.1°C. Constant exposure and activity lead to fatigue and may also result in heat cramps. The average relative humidity in December is 60%.
The heat index is a calculated temperature value of how hot it feels when the moisture in the air is factored in. Direct sunshine exposure increases weather impact and may raise the heat index by up to 8℃.
Heat index values are very important for children. Young children are generally more endangered than adults, as they usually less sweat. And also, due to larger skin surface relative to their small bodies and higher heat production as a result of their activity.
The month with the shortest days is December, with an average of 10.9h of daylight. The average sunshine in December in Bhubaneswar is 8.2h.
In Bhubaneswar, during December, the rain falls for 0.7 days and regularly aggregates up to 9mm of precipitation. In Bhubaneswar, India, during the entire year, the rain falls for 89 days and collects up to 1492mm of precipitation.
January and December, with an average relative humidity of 60%, are the least humid months.