Gulf Shores Weather in December

What's the weather like in Gulf Shores, United States in December 2018?

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.

Gulf Shores weather averages (imperial / metric)
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
Humidity 75%
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.

December temperatures in Gulf Shores

December rainfall

December hourly sunshine

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 2018.

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Gulf Shores weather stats

Gulf Shores weather statistics
Hottest month: July 31.7°C 89.1°F
Driest month: November 92mm 3.6ins
Sunniest month: October 8.5hrs
Coldest month: January 15.4°C 59.7°F
Wettest month: July 178mm 7ins
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