November is mild in Alabama, with average temperatures in the 40°F (4.4°C) to 71°F (21.7°C) zone. The conditions are pleasant, with daily sunshine of at least 6 hours. Anniston in central Alabama registers mild temperatures between 42°F (5.6°C) to 65°F (18.3°C), while Mobile on the Gulf coast is comfortable between 49°F (9.4°C) to 71°F (21.7°C). Nights tend to be on the colder side but rarely drop below freezing. The crisp air and colorful atmosphere bring a sense of inner well being, with nature at its best. November brings 3" (76mm) to 5" (127mm) of precipitation, but this is the beginning of the tornado season in Alabama. Full moon hikes excite those seeking adventure in the fall season. Jackets or sweaters protect from the cold during night expeditions. Fishing and hunting have many takers due to the abundant population of wild turkey, deer, fox, and trout. Expect temperatures to dip significantly by the end of the autumn season. November is an excellent time to visit Alabama, but also marks the beginning of the tornado season.