This report describes the typical weather at the Weedon Field (Eufaula, Alabama, United States) weather station over the course of an average October 25. It is based on the historical records from 2009 to 2012. Earlier records are either unavailable or unreliable.
Eufaula, Alabama has a warm humid temperate climate with hot summers and no dry season. The area within 25 mi of this station is covered by forests (85%), croplands (11%), and lakes and rivers (4%).
The temperature typically varies from 51°F to 72°F and is rarely below 48°F or above 75°F.
The coolest hours of the day are from midnight to 8am with the coldest at 6am, at which time the temperature is below 53°F three days out of four.
The warmest hours of the day are from noon to 6pm with the hottest at 3pm, at which time the temperature is above 69°F three days out of four.
The day has gained half its heat by 10am and lost it again by 7pm.
On October 25 the Sun rises at 6:51am and sets at 5:57pm.
Solar noon is at 12:24pm.
For reference, on the longest day of the year the Sun rises at 5:34am and sets at 7:49pm, while on the shortest day of the year it rises at 6:37am and sets at 4:40pm.
Astronomical twilight begins and ends 82 minutes before sunrise and after sunset at 5:29am and 7:18pm, respectively.
Nautical twilight begins and ends 54 minutes before sunrise and after sunset at 5:57am and 6:50pm, respectively.
Civil twilight begins and ends 24 minutes before sunrise and after sunset at 6:27am and 6:21pm, respectively.
Solar twilight begins and ends 33 minutes after sunrise and before sunset at 7:24am and 5:23pm, respectively.
The median cloud cover ranges from 29% (mostly clear) to 41% (partly cloudy).
At 8pm, the clearest time of the day, the sky is clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy 44% of the time, and overcast or mostly cloudy 18% of the time.
At 8am, the cloudiest time of the day, the sky is overcast, mostly cloudy, or partly cloudy 26% of the time, and clear or mostly clear 35% of the time.
The sky is typically clearing in earnest by 2pm.
The clouds have typically started forming in earnest by 3am.
There is a 38% chance that precipitation will be observed at some point during the day.
The average measured liquid-equivalent quantity of precipitation is 0.027". Among only those days for which there is at least some measured precipitation, the average is 0.245" and the total rarely exceeds 0.245".
When precipitation does occur it is most often in the form of slight rain (56% of days with precipitation have at worst slight rain), moderate rain (17%), thunderstorms (13%), heavy rain (6%), and slight snow (6%).
Precipitation is most likely around 5am and least likely around 4pm.
Either snow is exceptionally unlikely to fall at this location on October 25 or this station does not reliably report precipitation types.
The relative humidity typically ranges from 59% (mildly humid) to 88% (very humid), rarely dropping below 49% (comfortable), or exceeding 91% (very humid).
The air is driest at 2pm, at which time the relative humidity is less than 65% (mildly humid) three days out of four; it is most humid at 5am, exceeding 87% (very humid) three days out of four.
The dew point ranges from 47°F to 54°F with an average of 50°F.
For reference, comfortable indoor conditions should have a relative humidity between 30% and 50% with a dew point of less than 65°F.
Sustained wind speeds typically vary from 1 mph to 6 mph (light air to light breeze) over the course of the day.
The peak sustained wind speed typically occurs around 1pm and is rarely outside the range 4 mph to 7 mph (light breeze to light breeze).
The wind is most calm around 9pm, rarely exceeding 2 mph (light air).
The wind direction is highly variable and is not predominantly from any single direction. The wind is least often out of the south west (1% of the time), west (2% of the time), south east (2% of the time), north (4% of the time), south (4% of the time), and east (4% of the time).