Average Snowfall for Utah in December





The tables below give monthly averages for snowfall during December at cities, towns and parks in Utah. The numbers are for the total amount of new snow and how many days it snows at least 0.1 inches (0.25 centimetres) this month.

The snowfall totals are averages based on weather data collected from 1981 to 2010 for the NOAA National Climatic Data Center.

You can jump to a separate table for each region of the state: North - Central Utah, Northeastern Utah, Southern Utah's Canyons and Western Utah.

North - Central Utah

Average total snowfall in December
Days Place Inches Centi­metres
12.8 Brighton, Silver Lake 76.8 195.1
5.9 Deer Creek Reservoir Dam 23.3 59.2
6.7 Echo Reservoir Dam 16.0 40.6
8.7 Logan 16.5 41.9
5.4 Nephi 13.6 34.5
1.4 Ogden 4.6 11.7
4.8 Pleasant Grove 10.0 25.4
6.1 Provo 13.7 34.8
8.2 Salt Lake City 13.2 33.5
5.5 Timpanogos Cave Monument 12.0 30.5
7.7 Rockport Reservoir, Wanship Dam 14.2 36.1

Northeastern Utah

December snowfall averages
Days Place Inches Centi­metres
3.2 Dinosaur National Monument 6.3 16.0
3.9 Flaming Gorge Reservoir Dam 8.8 22.4
3.2 Roosevelt 5.6 14.2

Southern Utah's Canyons

Average snow for December
Days Place Inches Centi­metres
1.4 Arches National Park 2.1 5.3
5.4 Bryce Canyon Park Headquarters 14.7 37.3
2.0 Canyonlands Park, The Needles 3.1 7.9
1.7 Capitol Reef National Park 2.3 5.8
2.0 Escalante 5.1 13.0
0.7 Glen Canyon, Bullfrog Basin 1.1 2.8
1.1 Green River 2.5 6.4
2.5 Hovenweep National Monument 3.9 9.9
1.5 Moab 3.0 7.6
4.0 Natural Bridges Monument 7.2 18.3

Western Utah

Average total snowfall in December
Days Place Inches Centi­metres
7.2 Blowhard Mountain at 10,694 feet 32.6 82.8
4.1 Cedar City 6.6 16.8
4.0 Delta 5.6 14.2
1.8 Fish Springs Wildlife Refuge 2.5 6.4
2.4 Richfield 4.5 11.4
0.2 St George 0.1 0.3
0.6 Zion National Park 1.0 2.5
Reference

National Climatic Data Center. NOAA's 1981-2010 Climate Normals.

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