Average Precipitation for Alabama in January





The tables below give monthly averages for rainfall plus snowfall during January 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 January
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
11 Bay Minette 6.0 152
12 Dauphin Island 5.3 134
10 Fairhope 5.6 143
10 Mobile 5.7 144

South Alabama

January averages for total rainfall plus snowfall
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
11 Atmore 5.8 148
10 Auburn 5.0 128
10 Demopolis Dam 5.4 138
Dothan 4.6 118
8 Enterprise 5.3 135
10 Eufaula Wildlife Refuge 4.5 115
10 Jackson 5.3 134
10 Montgomery 4.7 118
8 Troy 4.6 117

Central Alabama

Average amount of rain and snow in January
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
11 Anniston 4.5 115
11 Bankhead Lake Dam 6.0 152
11 Birmingham 4.8 123
10 Gadsden 5.3 134
9 Tuscaloosa 5.4 136

North Alabama

Precipitation totals for January
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
10 Bridgeport 6.0 152
Decatur 4.6 118
10 Guntersville 5.0 126
11 Huntsville 4.9 124
10 Muscle Shoals 4.6 117
Reference

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

Alabama Precipitation
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