The best times to visit Sylacauga for ideal weather are
April 2nd to May 27th
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Weather in Sylacauga
Average temperatures in Sylacauga 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 fair chance of precipitation about half of the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 34th 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 Sylacauga, the hottest months are July, August, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early to mid August where highs are regularly around 98.1°F (36.7°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 74°F (23.3°C) at night.
Sylacauga Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Sylacauga Temperatures (Celsius)
Sylacauga Perceived Temperature (F)
Sylacauga Perceived Temperature (C)
Average Sylacauga Temperatures by Month
|Month||Avg. High (°F)||Avg. Mean (°F)||Avg. Low (°F)|
|Month||Avg. High (°C)||Avg. Mean (°C)||Avg. Low (°C)|
Precipitation (Rain or Snow)
If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Sylacauga are July, November, and then April. 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 January. For example, on the week of January 8th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in late May to early June with an average of 4 days of significant precipitation the week of May 28th.
When can you find snow in Sylacauga? 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 Sylacauga.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Sylacauga (in).
Average Rain and Snow by Month
|Month||Daily Chance of Rain||Average Snow Depth (in)||Total Precipitation (in)|
|Month||Daily Chance of Rain||Average Snow Depth (cm)||Total Precipitation (cm)|
Humidity and Wind
Sylacauga has some very humid months, with other comfortably humid months. The least humid month is February (55.1% relative humidity), and the most humid month is December (78.3%).
Wind in Sylacauga is usually extremely calm. The windiest month is February, followed by November and April. February’s average wind speed of around 3.3 knots (3.8 MPH or 6.1 KPH) is considered “light air.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in early to mid February 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 Sylacauga.
The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.
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||2.9||Barely noticeable||11||Significant breeze|
|Feb||3.3||Barely noticeable||10.7||Gentle breeze|
|Mar||2.8||Barely noticeable||10.2||Significant breeze|
|Apr||3.1||Barely noticeable||11.1||Significant breeze|
|May||2||Barely noticeable||9.7||Significant breeze|
|Jun||2.1||Barely noticeable||9.3||Gentle breeze|
|Jul||2||Barely noticeable||9.1||Significant breeze|
|Aug||1.9||Barely noticeable||8.8||Gentle breeze|
|Sep||2.1||Barely noticeable||8.6||Significant breeze|
|Oct||2.4||Barely noticeable||8.8||Gentle breeze|
|Nov||3.3||Barely noticeable||9.8||Significant breeze|
|Dec||2.8||Barely noticeable||9.3||Gentle breeze|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to Sylacauga?
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 Sylacauga, AL, US is June, followed by July and May. 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 Sylacauga 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
Overall Sylacauga Travel Experience by Season
Spring (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 87.9°F (31.1°C) and 62.4°F (16.9°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 4 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 3 to 10 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Sylacauga, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.
Fall (September through November)
Fall daily highs range from 93.7°F (34.3°C) and 63.7°F (17.6°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 Sylacauga to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 67.6°F (19.8°C) and 50.6°F (10.3°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 4 to 6 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.