The best times to visit Bayou La Batre for ideal weather are

March 12th to May 20th

based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.


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Weather in Bayou La Batre

Temperature

Average temperatures in Bayou La Batre vary greatly. Considering humidity, temperatures feel nice some of the year, but often too hot in the summer and cold in the winter with a chance of rain or snow throughout most of the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 26th percentile for pleasant weather — compared to tourist destinations worldwide. Weeks with ideal weather are listed above. If you’re looking for the very warmest time to visit Bayou La Batre, the hottest months are August, July, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early to mid August where highs are regularly around 92.5°F (33.6°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 74.2°F (23.4°C) at night.

Bayou La Batre Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Bayou La Batre Temperatures (Celsius)

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“Feels-Like” Temperatures

The way we experience weather isn’t all about temperature. Higher temperatures affect us much more at higher humidity, and colder temperatures feel piercing with high winds. Our perceived temperatures factor in humidity and wind chill to better represent how hot or cold the day feels to a person.

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Bayou La Batre Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Bayou La Batre Temperatures by Month

Daily highs (averaged for the month) usually give the best indication of the weather. A significantly lower mean and low generally just means it gets colder at night.

Show Fahrenheit

MonthAvg. High (°F)Avg. Mean (°F)Avg. Low (°F)
Jan63.250.239.5
Feb65.352.642.1
Mar72.260.149.2
Apr78.166.856.1
May84.373.262.4
Jun90.679.770.6
Jul9180.272
Aug9180.472.5
Sep87.976.768.2
Oct80.866.955.5
Nov71.557.345.4
Dec66.954.444.4

Show Celsius

MonthAvg. High (°C)Avg. Mean (°C)Avg. Low (°C)
Jan17.310.14.2
Feb18.511.45.6
Mar22.315.69.6
Apr25.619.313.4
May29.122.916.9
Jun32.626.521.4
Jul32.826.822.2
Aug32.826.922.5
Sep31.124.820.1
Oct27.119.413.1
Nov21.914.17.4
Dec19.412.46.9


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Bayou La Batre are November, October, and then January. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early to mid May. For example, on the week of May 7th there is 1 day of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in mid August with an average of 3 days of significant precipitation the week of August 13th.

When can you find snow in Bayou La Batre? Weather stations report no annual snow. Please note that a value of 0 for snow in the graph below may either mean there was no snow, or that snow is unreported.

Chance of Precipitation

The graph below shows the % chance of rainy and snowy days in Bayou La Batre.

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Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Bayou La Batre (in).

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Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (in)Total Precipitation (in)
Jan16%03.3
Feb25%04.8
Mar18%04.2
Apr20%05
May18%05.7
Jun23%05.1
Jul31%07.2
Aug37%09.1
Sep21%06.5
Oct13%03.4
Nov13%02.8
Dec21%06.3

Show Centimeters

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (cm)Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan1608.4
Feb25012.2
Mar18010.7
Apr20012.7
May18014.5
Jun23013
Jul31018.3
Aug37023.1
Sep21016.5
Oct1308.6
Nov1307.1
Dec21016

 

Humidity and Wind

Bayou La Batre has some very humid months, and above average humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is January (63.5% relative humidity), and the most humid month is August (75.8%).

Wind in Bayou La Batre is usually calm. The windiest month is March, followed by February and January. March’s average wind speed of around 5.2 knots (5.9 MPH or 9.6 KPH) is considered “a light breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in early to mid April where average top sustained speeds reach 13 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Bayou La Batre.

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Wind

The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.

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Average Wind Speeds

Show Wind Speeds

All wind speeds are in knots. 1 knot = 1.15 MPH or 1.85 KPH.

MonthAvg. WindAvg. Wind FeelSustained High WindHigh Wind Feel
Jan5Light breeze11Significant breeze
Feb5.1Light breeze11.6Significant breeze
Mar5.2Light breeze12.2Significant breeze
Apr5Light breeze11.9Significant breeze
May4.1Light breeze10.5Significant breeze
Jun2.9Barely noticeable9.3Gentle breeze
Jul2.4Barely noticeable8.8Significant breeze
Aug2.7Barely noticeable9.4Gentle breeze
Sep3.3Barely noticeable9.7Significant breeze
Oct3.7Barely noticeable9.7Gentle breeze
Nov4.2Light breeze10.5Significant breeze
Dec4.9Light breeze10.9Gentle breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

MonthAvg. Relative Humidity
Jan63.5%
Feb65.3%
Mar66.1%
Apr68.1%
May68.7%
Jun71.1%
Jul74.9%
Aug75.8%
Sep74%
Oct68.1%
Nov68.1%
Dec72%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Bayou La Batre?

Our best data indicates this area is generally safe. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are no travel advisories or warnings for the United States; exercise normal security precautions. Check this page for any recent changes or regions to avoid: Travel Advice and Advisories. This advisory was last updated on Sep 23, 2019.


 

The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Bayou La Batre, AL, US is July, followed by August and June. Prices for hotels and flights will be most expensive during these months, though you can save if you purchase well in advance. Tourists are unlikely to visit Bayou La Batre in November. Those willing to visit at these times will likely find it the least expensive month.

Estimated Tourism by Month

 

Most Popular Months to Visit

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Tourists Seeking Accommodations

Tourism graph is based on Google searches for services used by tourists relative to the rest of the year. Tourism data for this area is slightly extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 55.8 in November means 55.8% of the tourists vs. July.


Overall Bayou La Batre Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 87.3°F (30.7°C) and 66.7°F (19.3°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 5 to 6 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is the second busiest for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for things to do.

Summer (June through August)

The middle-year months have very comfortable weather with high temperatures that are quite warm. These months see the most precipitation with 7 to 12 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Bayou La Batre, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 89.1°F (31.7°C) and 67.8°F (19.9°C), which will feel comfortable given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 4 to 6 days per month. Tourism is the slowest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be affordably priced.

Winter (December through February)

Weather is too cold this time of year in Bayou La Batre to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 68.7°F (20.4°C) and 62.2°F (16.8°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 5 to 7 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.

 

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