Opelika, Alabama 

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Weather in Opelika, Alabama

The most pleasant months of the year for Opelika are October, April and May. In Opelika, there are 4 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. July is the hottest month for Opelika with an average high temperature of 90.3°, which ranks it as cooler than most places in Alabama. January is the snowiest month in Opelika with 0.3 inches of snow, and no months of the year have significant snowfall. The most uncomfortably humid months are July, August and June.


Today's Weather - Opelika, AL

4 PM PST

Partly Cloudy

85°F

7 DAY FORECASTDESCRIPTIONHIGH/LOWWIND
TonightPartly Cloudy68° / 91°SW 5 mph
Thursday NightMostly Clear66° / 89°SW 5 to 10 mph
Friday NightPartly Cloudy69° / 87°S 5 mph
Saturday NightChance Showers And Thunderstorms67° / 82°S 5 to 10 mph
Sunday NightShowers And Thunderstorms66° / 81°W 0 to 5 mph
Monday NightShowers And Thunderstorms Likely64° / 82°SW 0 to 5 mph
Tuesday NightChance Showers And Thunderstorms65° / 85°SE 5 mph

Weather Highlights

Summer High: the July high is around 90 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 33
Rain: averages 54 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 1 inches of snow a year


BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX

The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for the Opelika area is 5.9 (10=best), which means it is more comfortable than most places in Alabama.

5.9 / 10

A higher score indicates a more comfortable year-round climate. The US average for the comfort index is 7.8. Our index is based on the total number of days annually within the comfort range of 70-80 degrees, and we also applied a penalty for days of excessive humidity.


Average Monthly High and Low (°F)
HighLow
January56° 33°
February60° 37°
March68° 43°
April75° 49°
May82° 59°
June88° 66°
July90° 70°
August89° 69°
September85° 64°
October76° 53°
November67° 43°
December58° 35°
Hot, Freezing, Rainy, Snowy Days: Opelika
Hot
Days
Freezing
Days
Rainy
Days
Snowy
Days
January015100
February0990
March0490
April0180
May2080
June110100
July170110
August140100
September6080
October0070
November0480
December01390

YOU SHOULD KNOW

Many people confuse weather and climate but they are different. Weather is the conditions of the atmosphere over a short period of time, and climate is how the atmosphere is over long periods of time.

Weather is how the atmosphere is behaving and its effects upon life and human activities. Weather can change from minute-to-minute. Most people think of weather in terms of temperature, humidity, precipitation, cloudiness, brightness, visibility, wind, and atmospheric pressure.

Climate is the description of the long-term pattern of weather in a place. Climate can mean the average weather for a particular region and time period taken over 30 years. Climate is the average of weather over time.


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Reviews for Opelika    1 Reviews
Life in Opelika - 2/7/2016
Traffic is terrible...To many restaurants and banks..Nothing to do ..we need a theme park or somewhere to go and ride rides and enjoy family ..Cut out city... Read More

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