Weather

Gulf Shores/Orange Beach, Alabama lies in the southern subtropical area of North America, where mild temperatures greet visitors year-round. Gulf breezes temper the typically hot summer weather, and spring and fall days are usually warm with cool evenings.

Before you head out for the big one on Alabama’s Gulf Coast, visit Dr. Bill’s Marine Weather for the Coastal Marine Forecast, a service of the Coastal Weather Research Center at the University of South Alabama.

Average Daily Temperatures
Month Daily Max. Daily Min. Monthly Avg. Water
January 57.5 43.5 50.5 55
February 60.4 46.3 53.4 57
March 66.7 54.3 60.5 64
April 74.4 62.7 68.5 69
May 81.3 69.7 75.5 76
June 86.5 75.3 81.1 82
July 89.0 76.6 82.8 84
August 88.6 76.9 82.8 85
September 85.4 73.8 78.6 81
October 77.5 64.8 71.2 74
November 69.1 55.8 62.5 65
December 61.7 48.2 55.0 57
Year 74.9 62.3 68.6 70.75
Temperatures compiled from data furnished by the Southeast Agricultural Weather Service Center. Water temperatures furnished by the Dauphin Island Sea Lab.