WEATHER OUTLOOK FOR SINGAPORE
1 – 15 December 2012
- In the next fortnight, Northeast Monsoon conditions are expected to prevail over the region with the low level winds blowing predominantly from the northeast.
- During this period, short-duration thundery showers can be expected on 6 to 7 days non stop, where there will be widespread flooding in low lying areas. In addition, widespread moderate to heavy rain arising from the strengthening of the monsoon winds are likely on 2 to 3 days. Occasionally windy conditions and cooler temperatures can also be expected.
- Based on long-term statistics, December is the wettest month of the year. Rainfall for the first fortnight of December 2012 is likely to be above average and very heavy.