When is the best time to go to Gulf Shores (Alabama)?

When is the best time to go to Gulf Shores (Alabama)? Here's some information to help you in your decision:

  • The best months for good weather in Gulf Shores (Alabama) are January, February, March, April, May, June, September, October, November and December
  • On average, the warmest months are June, July, August and September
  • January is the coldest month of the year
  • The rainiest months are July and August
  • The best months for swimming are June, July, August and September

Annual weather in Gulf Shores (Alabama)

For full information about the climate and weather in Gulf Shores (Alabama) a specific month, click on the corresponding line below:

January 52°F/61°F
February 56°F/65°F
March 61°F/68°F
April 67°F/74°F
May 74°F/81°F
June 81°F/86°F
July 83°F/88°F
August 83°F/88°F
September 79°F/86°F
October 70°F/79°F
November 61°F/70°F
December 58°F/65°F

Weather and climate in Gulf Shores (Alabama)

Gulf Shores (Alabama) enjoys a humid subtropical climate (without dry season and with hot summer) in accordance with the Köppen-Geiger classification. The yearly average maximum temperature in Gulf Shores (Alabama) is 76°F (ranging from 61°F in january to 88°F in august). Annual rainfall is 52in, with a minimum of 2.6in in november and a maximum of 8.7in in august.
  • Between the months of january and may the climate is good. The record temperature this month is 90°F and you can expect to have 3.2in of rainfall/month during this period.
  • Between the months of june and september the climate is correct. At lunchtime, it's 85°F in average and it rains about 28% of the time in september.
  • From october to december the climate is good. The temperature rises to 65°F and, in december, 6 days of rain are expected.

Charts: temperature and rainfall in Gulf Shores (Alabama)

In the charts below, you can see the following seasonal norms for the city of Gulf Shores (Alabama): the minimum and maximum outdoor temperature, the risk and amount of monthly rainfall, daily average sunshine, sea temperature, and relative humidity for each month of the year.

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Precipitation (rainfall)

Daily sunshine hours

Sea temperature


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