Average Precipitation for Alabama in December





The tables below give monthly averages for rainfall plus snowfall during December 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 precipitation 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 December
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
10 Bay Minette 5.5 140
11 Dauphin Island 4.9 124
10 Fairhope 4.6 116
9 Mobile 5.1 129

South Alabama

December averages for total rainfall plus snowfall
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
9 Atmore 5.0 128
9 Auburn 4.6 117
10 Demopolis Dam 4.8 122
Dothan 4.4 112
7 Enterprise 4.5 114
9 Eufaula Wildlife Refuge 4.5 114
10 Jackson 5.5 140
10 Montgomery 4.9 123
8 Troy 4.3 108

Central Alabama

Average amount of rain and snow in December
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
10 Anniston 4.1 105
11 Bankhead Lake Dam 5.2 132
10 Birmingham 4.5 113
10 Gadsden 4.4 111
9 Tuscaloosa 4.7 120

North Alabama

Precipitation totals for December
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
11 Bridgeport 5.8 148
Decatur 5.7 144
10 Guntersville 5.3 133
11 Huntsville 5.8 147
11 Muscle Shoals 5.7 144
Reference

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

Alabama Precipitation
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