The best times to visit Rainsville for ideal weather are

April 2nd to June 10th

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

 

 


Other Rainsville Travel Info

Weather in Rainsville

Temperature

Average temperatures in Rainsville 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 21st 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 Rainsville, 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 90°F (32.2°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 67.8°F (19.9°C) at night.

Rainsville Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Rainsville 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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Rainsville Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Rainsville 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

Month Avg. High (°F) Avg. Mean (°F) Avg. Low (°F)
Jan 51.1 40.1 31.5
Feb 54.3 42.1 32.7
Mar 64.6 51.8 41.4
Apr 72.8 59.6 47.8
May 79.8 67.5 56.8
Jun 87.5 75.2 64.6
Jul 87.7 76.4 67.3
Aug 88.8 76.5 67.1
Sep 82.8 70.9 61.9
Oct 72.9 59.6 49.3
Nov 61.9 48.9 38.9
Dec 55.3 45.1 37.3

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 10.6 4.5 -0.3
Feb 12.4 5.6 0.4
Mar 18.1 11 5.2
Apr 22.7 15.3 8.8
May 26.6 19.7 13.8
Jun 30.8 24 18.1
Jul 30.9 24.7 19.6
Aug 31.6 24.7 19.5
Sep 28.2 21.6 16.6
Oct 22.7 15.3 9.6
Nov 16.6 9.4 3.8
Dec 12.9 7.3 2.9

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Rainsville are September, November, and then October. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around mid October. For example, on the week of October 15th there is 1 day of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early to mid July with an average of 3 days of significant precipitation the week of July 9th.

When can you find snow in Rainsville? 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 Rainsville.

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Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Rainsville (in).

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Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 22% 0 5.1
Feb 23% 0 3.7
Mar 24% 0 4.6
Apr 23% 0 5.4
May 20% 0 3.7
Jun 22% 0 3.8
Jul 27% 0 5.1
Aug 20% 0 4.3
Sep 16% 0 4.9
Oct 17% 0 3.8
Nov 17% 0 3.8
Dec 27% 0 6.7

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 22 0 13
Feb 23 0 9.4
Mar 24 0 11.7
Apr 23 0 13.7
May 20 0 9.4
Jun 22 0 9.7
Jul 27 0 13
Aug 20 0 10.9
Sep 16 0 12.4
Oct 17 0 9.7
Nov 17 0 9.7
Dec 27 0 17

 

Humidity and Wind

Rainsville has some high humidity months, with other comfortably humid months. The least humid month is April (53.5% relative humidity), and the most humid month is July (65.5%).

Wind in Rainsville is usually extremely calm. The windiest month is March, followed by February and April. March’s average wind speed of around 4 knots (4.7 MPH or 7.5 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 April where average top sustained speeds reach 12.6 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Rainsville.

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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.

Month Avg. Wind Avg. Wind Feel Sustained High Wind High Wind Feel
Jan 3.6 Barely noticeable 11.1 Significant breeze
Feb 3.9 Barely noticeable 11.8 Significant breeze
Mar 4 Light breeze 11.8 Significant breeze
Apr 3.8 Barely noticeable 12 Significant breeze
May 2.8 Barely noticeable 10.2 Significant breeze
Jun 2.5 Barely noticeable 10.5 Gentle breeze
Jul 2.3 Barely noticeable 9.6 Significant breeze
Aug 2.1 Barely noticeable 9.2 Gentle breeze
Sep 2 Barely noticeable 8.6 Significant breeze
Oct 2.7 Barely noticeable 9.6 Gentle breeze
Nov 3 Barely noticeable 9.9 Significant breeze
Dec 3.2 Barely noticeable 10.1 Gentle breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 56.7%
Feb 54.3%
Mar 55%
Apr 53.5%
May 61.1%
Jun 61.8%
Jul 65.5%
Aug 63.3%
Sep 64.4%
Oct 61%
Nov 58%
Dec 64.4%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Rainsville?

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 Rainsville, AL, US is June, followed by March and July. 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 Rainsville 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 somewhat extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 48 in November means 48% of the tourists vs. June.

 

 

Overall Rainsville Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderate. Highs range from 84.3°F (29.1°C) and 57.5°F (14.2°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 6 to 7 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 moderate precipitation with 6 to 8 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Rainsville, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 85.4°F (29.7°C) and 58.2°F (14.6°C), which will feel comfortable given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: approximately 5 days per month. Tourism is fairly slow during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be lower priced.

Winter (December through February)

Weather is too cold this time of year in Rainsville to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 58°F (14.4°C) and 50.2°F (10.1°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 7 to 8 times per month. These times of year are the slowest with tourists.

 

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