July weather forecast and climate
Opelika, AL

Weather in July

July, like June, is a hot summer month in Opelika, Alabama, with average temperature ranging between max 91°F (32.8°C) and min 71.2°F (21.8°C).

Temperature

With an average high-temperature of 91°F (32.8°C) and an average low-temperature of 71.2°F (21.8°C), July is the warmest month.

Heat index

The average heat index in July is appraised at a scorching 111.4°F (44.1°C). Beware - heat cramps and heat exhaustion are very likely. Heatstroke is imminent with prolonged activity.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'apparent temperature', 'real feel', 'felt air temperature', or 'feels like', is what the temperature feels like to the human body when the air temperature is combined with the relative humidity. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (pregnancy, differences in body mass, height, and shape, clothing), and activity. 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 particularly important for children. 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.
The human body cools itself through perspiration, as excessive warmth is removed from the body through sweat evaporation. High relative humidity reduces the evaporation rate, resulting in a lower heat removal rate from the body, causing the perception of being overheated. 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

The average relative humidity in Opelika is 73%.

Rainfall

In Opelika, during 22.5 rainfall days, 3.58" (91mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Opelika, during the entire year, the rain falls for 173.9 days and collects up to 37.64" (956mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

April through November are months without snowfall.

Daylight

In July, the average length of the day in Opelika is 14h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Opelika, Alabama, is 10.6h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Opelika are June and July, with an average maximum UV index of 7. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 7 in July interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions against overexposure. Fair-skinned people may get burned in less than 20 minutes. The Sun's UV radiation is most powerful between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. To the extent possible, limit exposure to the direct sun during these hours. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes.
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FAQ

What is the warmest month in Opelika?

July is the warmest month, with an average high-temperature of 91°F (32.8°C) and an average low-temperature of 71.2°F (21.8°C).

What is the temperature in July in Opelika?

In Opelika, Alabama, in July, the average high-temperature is 91°F (32.8°C), and the average low-temperature is 71.2°F (21.8°C). In July, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'real feel'), that calculates temperature value influenced by the moisture in the air, is appraised at 111.4°F (44.1°C).

What is the average humidity in July in Opelika?

In July, the average relative humidity in Opelika, Alabama, is 73%.

How many days does it rain in July in Opelika?

In July, in Opelika, the rain falls for 22.5 days. Throughout July, 3.58" (91mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

When it does not snow in Opelika?

April through November are months without snowfall.

What is the average length of the day in July in Opelika?

The average length of the day in July in Opelika, Alabama, is 14h.

How long on average sun shines in July in Opelika?

In July, the average sunshine in Opelika is 10.6h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Opelika?

Months with the highest UV index are June and July, with an average maximum UV index of 7.

How high is the UV index in July in Opelika?

In July, the average daily maximum UV index is 7. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in July
Opelika, AL

Average temperature in July - Opelika, AL
  • Average high temperature in July: 91°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (91°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (54.1°F).

  • Average low temperature in July: 71.2°F

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (71.2°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (37.4°F).

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Average pressure in July
Opelika, AL

Average pressure in July - Opelika, AL
  • Average pressure in July: 30"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.16").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.98").

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Average wind speed in July
Opelika, AL

Average wind speed in July - Opelika, AL
  • Average wind speed in July: 4.7mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (7.7mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (4.7mph).

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Average humidity in July
Opelika, AL

Average humidity in July - Opelika, AL
  • Average humidity in July: 73%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (78%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (70%).

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Average rainfall in July
Opelika, AL

Average rainfall in July - Opelika, AL
  • Average rainfall in July: 3.58"

The wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are August and December (4.06").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (2.01").

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Average rainfall days in July
Opelika, AL

Average rainfall days in July - Opelika, AL
  • Average rainfall days in July: 22.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (22.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (7.8 days).

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Average snowfall in July
Opelika, AL

Average snowfall in July - Opelika, AL
  • Average snowfall in July: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (0.31").
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0").

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Average snowfall days in July
Opelika, AL

Average snowfall days in July - Opelika, AL
  • Average snowfall days in July: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (0.8 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0 days).

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Average daylight in July /
Average sunshine in July
Opelika, AL

Average daylight in July / Average sunshine in July - Opelika, AL
  • Average daylight in July: 14h

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 July: 10.6h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10.7h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 5.1h).

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Average sunshine days in July
Opelika, AL

Average sunshine days in July - Opelika, AL
  • Average sunshine days in July: 6.5 days

Months with the most sunshine days are October and November (20.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (6.5 days).

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Average UV index in July
Opelika, AL

Average UV index in July - Opelika, AL
  • Average UV index in July: 7

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

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Average cloud cover in July
Opelika, AL

Average cloud cover in July - Opelika, AL
  • Average cloud cover in July: 33

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 45).
The month with the least cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 30).

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Average visibility in July
Opelika, AL

Average visibility in July - Opelika, AL
  • Average visibility in July: 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).

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