The climate in Gulf Shores during December can be summarized as mild and damp.
December is in the winter in Gulf Shores and is typically the 3rd coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a cool 17°C (63°F), whilst at night 7°C (44°F) is normal.
|Daytime temperature||17.4°C 63.2°F|
|Nightly temperature||6.9°C 44.3°F|
|Average temperature||12.1°C 53.8°F|
|Daily sunshine||5.7 hrs|
|Avg rainfall||112 mm 4.4 ins|
|Rainy days||10 days|
|Sea temperature||20.1°C 68.2°F|
|Windspeed||15.1kph 9 mph|
On average December is the 4th driest month of the year in Gulf Shores with around 112mm 4.4 inches of rain making it a damp time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 10 days, although this may vary considerably.
On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 5.7 hours of sunshine per day.
The data used in these monthly averages covers a period of over 100 years right up until last year. As such they are a valid prediction of what to expect for the weather in December 2019.
|Hottest month:||July||31.7°C 89.1°F|
|Driest month:||November||92mm 3.6ins|
|Coldest month:||January||15.4°C 59.7°F|
|Wettest month:||July||178mm 7ins|