September weather forecast and climate
Elrod, AL

September, the first month of the autumn, in Elrod, is also a hot month, with average temperature fluctuating between 66°F (18.9°C) and 86°F (30°C).

Temperature

In September, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in August - a still tropical 86°F (30°C). In Elrod, in September, the average low-temperature is 66°F (18.9°C).

Heat index

In September, the average heat index is evaluated at a sweltering 95.9°F (35.5°C). Take special precautions - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are expected. Heatstroke may occur with lengthy activity.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. With the exposure to direct sunlight, the heat index may be increased by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'feels like', 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature', or 'real feel', is a measure that combines both air temperature and relative humidity into a single value that indicates how hot the weather feels. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (differences in body mass, height, and shape, wind, pregnancy). Be aware that direct exposure to sunlight increases heat impact, and may raise the heat index additionally, by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are especially crucial for babies and toddlers. Children are often less aware of the need to rest and re-hydrate. Thirst is a late sign of dehydration - it is vital to remain hydrated, particularly during prolonged physical activities.
To prevent overheating and help regulate its internal temperature, the human body sweat and rely on the evaporation to cool down. A higher relative humidity affects normal body cooling by reducing the evaporation rate, subsequently lowering the rate at which the body cools and increasing the perception of heat. When heat gain surpasses the level the body can shed, body temperature begins to increase, and consequently, overheating and dehydration can occur, with varying severity.

Humidity

In Elrod, the average relative humidity in September is 72%.

Rainfall

In September, the rain falls for 14.6 days. Throughout September, 2.87" (73mm) of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Elrod, there are 174.9 rainfall days, and 43.19" (1097mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

April through October are months without snowfall in Elrod.

Daylight

In Elrod, the average length of the day in September is 12.4h.

Sunshine

In September, the average sunshine is 9.3h.

UV index

In Elrod, the average daily maximum UV index in September is 5. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health risk from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 5 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions - Protection against the skin and eye damage is obliged. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects.

What is the temperature in September in Elrod?

The average high-temperature, in September, is 86°F (30°C), while the average low-temperature is 66°F (18.9°C). In September, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'real feel'), that factores the actual air temperature with the relative humidity, is calculated to 95.9°F (35.5°C).

What is the average humidity in September in Elrod?

In Elrod, Alabama, the average relative humidity in September is 72%.

How much does it rain in Elrod in September?

In Elrod, in September, during 14.6 rainfall days, 2.87" (73mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When it does not snow in Elrod?

In Elrod snow does not fall in April through October.

What is the average length of the day in September in Elrod?

In September, the average length of the day in Elrod, Alabama, is 12.4h.

How many hours of sunshine does Elrod have in September?

In September, the average sunshine in Elrod is 9.3h.

What is the UV index intensity in September in Elrod?

The average daily maximum UV index in September is 5. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health threat from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in September - Elrod, AL
  • Average high temperature in September: 86°F

The warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (91°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (52.2°F).

  • Average low temperature in September: 66°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (71.4°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (36.3°F).

Average pressure in September - Elrod, AL
  • Average pressure in September: 30"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.17").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.97").

Average wind speed in September - Elrod, AL
  • Average wind speed in September: 5.1mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are February, March and April (7.3mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (4.6mph).

Average humidity in September - Elrod, AL
  • Average humidity in September: 72%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (80%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (71%).

Average rainfall in September - Elrod, AL
  • Average rainfall in September: 2.87"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (4.61").
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are October and November (2.56").

Average rainfall days in September - Elrod, AL
  • Average rainfall days in September: 14.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (21.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (9.3 days).

Average snowfall in September - Elrod, AL
  • Average snowfall in September: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (0.35").
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

Average snowfall days in September - Elrod, AL
  • Average snowfall days in September: 0 days

Months with the highest number of snowfall days are January and February (1 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average daylight in September / Average sunshine in September - Elrod, AL
  • Average daylight in September: 12.4h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.3h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h).

  • Average sunshine in September: 9.3h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10.6h).
Months with the least sunshine are February and December (Average sunshine: 4.8).

Average sunshine days in September - Elrod, AL
  • Average sunshine days in September: 13 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (19.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (7.9 days).

Average UV index in September - Elrod, AL
  • Average UV index in September: 5

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February and December (UV index 3).

Average cloud cover in September - Elrod, AL
  • Average cloud cover in September: 29

Months with the most cloud cover are February and December (Cloud cover 48).
The month with the least cloud cover is September (Cloud cover 29).

Average visibility in September - Elrod, AL
  • Average visibility in September: 6mi

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (6mi).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (6mi).