The climate in Dothan, AL is mostly warm and humid throughout the year. Summers are hot and humid, with temperatures often reaching into the 90s (Fahrenheit). Winters in Dothan can be mild to cool, with temperatures typically staying above freezing. The area gets around 40 inches of rain each year, which generally falls between March and December. The area also receives a fair amount of sunshine, making it a great place to enjoy outdoor activities all year round.
Dothan, Alabama gets 55 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.
Dothan averages 0 inches of snow per year. The US average is 28 inches of snow per year.
On average, there are 227 sunny days per year in Dothan. The US average is 205 sunny days.
Dothan gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 100 days per year. Precipitation is rain, snow, sleet, or hail that falls to the ground. In order for precipitation to be counted you have to get at least .01 inches on the ground to measure.
Summer High: the July high is around 92 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 38
Rain: averages 55 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 0 inches of snow a year
BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX
The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for Dothan is 7.2 (10=best), which means it is less comfortable than most places in Alabama.
4.1 / 7.7
Summer / Winter
October, April and May are the most pleasant months in Dothan, while July and August are the least comfortable months.