Average Rainfall for Alabama in August





The tables below give monthly averages for rainfall during August at cities, towns and parks in Alabama.

Each place has a total for the amount of precipitation it usually receives this month. Most places also have information on the number of days with wet weather. This includes the days when precipitation amounts to 0.01 inches (0.25 millimetres) or more.

The rainfall totals are averages based on weather data collected from 1981 to 2010 for the NOAA National Climatic Data Center.

You can jump to a separate table for each region of the state: Gulf Coast, South, Central and North Alabama.

Alabama Gulf Coast

Average monthly precipitation in August
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
13 Bay Minette 6.4 164
12 Dauphin Island 7.2 183
14 Fairhope 7.2 183
13 Mobile 7.0 177

South Alabama

August averages for total rainfall
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
12 Atmore 5.5 139
10 Auburn 3.9 100
9 Demopolis Dam 4.6 117
Dothan 4.5 114
10 Enterprise 4.5 115
9 Eufaula Wildlife Refuge 3.6 91
10 Jackson 5.0 127
9 Montgomery 4.0 101
8 Troy 4.2 107

Central Alabama

Average amount of rain in August
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
9 Anniston 3.3 84
9 Bankhead Lake Dam 4.1 103
10 Birmingham 3.9 100
8 Gadsden 3.9 99
8 Tuscaloosa 3.8 96

North Alabama

Precipitation totals for August
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
8 Bridgeport 3.8 98
Decatur 3.6 90
9 Guntersville 4.0 101
9 Huntsville 3.6 92
8 Muscle Shoals 3.2 80
Reference

National Climatic Data Center. NOAA's 1981-2010 Climate Normals.

Alabama Precipitation
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