The best times to visit Scottsboro 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 Scottsboro Travel Info

Weather in Scottsboro


Average temperatures in Scottsboro vary drastically. 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 Scottsboro, the hottest months are July, August, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally late July where highs are regularly around 89°F (31.7°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 70.2°F (21.2°C) at night.

Scottsboro Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


Scottsboro 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.

Scottsboro Perceived Temperature (F)


Scottsboro Perceived Temperature (C)



Average Scottsboro 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 50.5 39.6 31.3
Feb 54.3 42.9 34.1
Mar 64.4 52.6 42.8
Apr 74 61.6 51
May 80.3 68.2 58
Jun 87.2 75.7 66.3
Jul 87.9 77.6 69.7
Aug 87.3 75.9 67.4
Sep 81.8 70.3 61.9
Oct 72.3 59.5 50
Nov 61.2 49.4 40.2
Dec 54.7 44.8 37.5

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 10.3 4.2 -0.4
Feb 12.4 6.1 1.2
Mar 18 11.4 6
Apr 23.3 16.4 10.6
May 26.8 20.1 14.4
Jun 30.7 24.3 19.1
Jul 31.1 25.3 20.9
Aug 30.7 24.4 19.7
Sep 27.7 21.3 16.6
Oct 22.4 15.3 10
Nov 16.2 9.7 4.6
Dec 12.6 7.1 3.1



Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Scottsboro are September, August, 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 late September. For example, on the week of September 24th there is 1 day of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in late December with an average of 2 days of significant precipitation the week of December 24th.

When can you find snow in Scottsboro? 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 Scottsboro.

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

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

Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 21% 0 5.7
Feb 22% 0 3.6
Mar 23% 0 4.6
Apr 23% 0 4.5
May 19% 0 3.7
Jun 21% 0 3.5
Jul 22% 0 4.7
Aug 17% 0 3.5
Sep 13% 0 2.3
Oct 18% 0 3.2
Nov 19% 0 3.7
Dec 25% 0 7

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 21 0 14.5
Feb 22 0 9.1
Mar 23 0 11.7
Apr 23 0 11.4
May 19 0 9.4
Jun 21 0 8.9
Jul 22 0 11.9
Aug 17 0 8.9
Sep 13 0 5.8
Oct 18 0 8.1
Nov 19 0 9.4
Dec 25 0 17.8


Humidity and Wind

Scottsboro has some very humid months, with other comfortably humid months. The least humid month is March (56.6% relative humidity), and the most humid month is July (72.7%).

Wind in Scottsboro is usually extremely calm. The windiest month is February, followed by March and April. February’s average wind speed of around 4.4 knots (5.1 MPH or 8.2 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 late February and early March where average top sustained speeds reach 12.1 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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 3.9 Barely noticeable 10.4 Gentle breeze
Feb 4.4 Light breeze 11.4 Significant breeze
Mar 4.4 Light breeze 11.3 Gentle breeze
Apr 4.2 Light breeze 11.5 Significant breeze
May 2.9 Barely noticeable 9.8 Gentle breeze
Jun 2.7 Barely noticeable 9.8 Gentle breeze
Jul 2.4 Barely noticeable 9.2 Gentle breeze
Aug 2.1 Barely noticeable 8.7 Gentle breeze
Sep 2.2 Barely noticeable 8.1 Gentle breeze
Oct 2.9 Barely noticeable 9.2 Gentle breeze
Nov 3.9 Barely noticeable 10.4 Gentle breeze
Dec 3.4 Barely noticeable 9.5 Gentle breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 60.3%
Feb 57.3%
Mar 56.6%
Apr 58.3%
May 64.7%
Jun 67.9%
Jul 72.7%
Aug 71.4%
Sep 72.4%
Oct 68%
Nov 60%
Dec 69.8%


Is it Safe to Travel to Scottsboro?

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 Scottsboro, AL, US is July, followed by October and August. 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 Scottsboro in December. 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 somewhat extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 45.3 in December means 45.3% of the tourists vs. July.



Overall Scottsboro Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderate. Highs range from 85.4°F (29.7°C) and 59°F (15°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 6 to 7 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is fairly slow for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for deals.

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 5 to 7 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Scottsboro, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 84.4°F (29.1°C) and 57.6°F (14.2°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 second busiest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be slightly higher priced.

Winter (December through February)

Weather is too cold this time of year in Scottsboro to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 59°F (15°C) and 49°F (9.4°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 6 to 8 times per month. These times of year are the slowest with tourists.


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