The best times to visit Satsuma 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.



Other Satsuma Travel Info

Weather in Satsuma


Average temperatures in Satsuma 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 25th 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 Satsuma, 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 93.9°F (34.4°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 73.6°F (23.1°C) at night.

Satsuma Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


Satsuma Temperatures (Celsius)


“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.

Satsuma Perceived Temperature (F)


Satsuma Perceived Temperature (C)



Average Satsuma 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 63.9 49.8 38.3
Feb 66.4 52.5 40.3
Mar 73.7 60.2 47.6
Apr 79.9 67 54.7
May 85.9 73.7 62.3
Jun 92 80 70.3
Jul 92 80.4 72
Aug 92.3 80.6 72.2
Sep 88.7 76.9 67.9
Oct 81.4 67.4 55.5
Nov 72.2 57.7 45.1
Dec 67.1 54.2 43.6

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 17.7 9.9 3.5
Feb 19.1 11.4 4.6
Mar 23.2 15.7 8.7
Apr 26.6 19.4 12.6
May 29.9 23.2 16.8
Jun 33.3 26.7 21.3
Jul 33.3 26.9 22.2
Aug 33.5 27 22.3
Sep 31.5 24.9 19.9
Oct 27.4 19.7 13.1
Nov 22.3 14.3 7.3
Dec 19.5 12.3 6.4



Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Satsuma are October, November, and then May. 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 Satsuma? Weather stations report a bit of annual snow likely to be deepest around January, especially close to late January and early February. The best time to ski (if at all) in Satsuma is often around around January 29th when fresh powder is deepest. 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 Satsuma.

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

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

Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 23% 1.2 4.3
Feb 25% 1.2 5.1
Mar 19% 0 5.2
Apr 22% 0 7
May 17% 0 6.2
Jun 24% 0 4.8
Jul 34% 0 7.4
Aug 28% 0 8
Sep 21% 0 6.6
Oct 13% 0 3.6
Nov 13% 0 3.5
Dec 25% 0 6.9

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 23 3 10.9
Feb 25 3 13
Mar 19 0 13.2
Apr 22 0 17.8
May 17 0 15.7
Jun 24 0 12.2
Jul 34 0 18.8
Aug 28 0 20.3
Sep 21 0 16.8
Oct 13 0 9.1
Nov 13 0 8.9
Dec 25 0 17.5


Humidity and Wind

Satsuma has some very humid months, with other comfortably humid months. The least humid month is January (58.9% relative humidity), and the most humid month is July (70.2%).

Wind in Satsuma is usually calm. The windiest month is February, followed by March and April. February’s average wind speed of around 7 knots (8.1 MPH or 13 KPH) is considered “a gentle breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in late February and early March where average top sustained speeds reach 15 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

Avg. Relative Humidity


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

Max Sustained Wind
Average Daily Wind

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 6.8 Light breeze 13 Significant breeze
Feb 7 Gentle breeze 13.7 Significant breeze
Mar 7 Gentle breeze 14.1 Significant breeze
Apr 6.9 Light breeze 14 Significant breeze
May 5.9 Light breeze 12.8 Significant breeze
Jun 4.7 Light breeze 12.3 Significant breeze
Jul 4.2 Light breeze 12.4 Significant breeze
Aug 4.4 Light breeze 12 Significant breeze
Sep 4.9 Light breeze 11.3 Significant breeze
Oct 5.4 Light breeze 11.2 Significant breeze
Nov 5.9 Light breeze 11.7 Significant breeze
Dec 6.7 Light breeze 12.8 Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 58.9%
Feb 60%
Mar 60.1%
Apr 62.4%
May 63.1%
Jun 66.2%
Jul 70.2%
Aug 70%
Sep 69%
Oct 62.1%
Nov 63.1%
Dec 68.7%


Is it Safe to Travel to Satsuma?

Our best data indicates this area is generally safe. As of Dec 04, 2023 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 Dec 04, 2023.


The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Satsuma, 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 Satsuma 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

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 Satsuma Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 89.2°F (31.8°C) and 68.2°F (20.1°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 5 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 the most precipitation with 7 to 10 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Satsuma, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 89.6°F (32°C) and 68.4°F (20.2°C), which will feel very nice 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 Satsuma to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 69.4°F (20.8°C) and 63.2°F (17.3°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 7 to 8 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.


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