Weather for Orange Beach & the Northern Gulf Coast

 

Orange Beach Community Development Weather

Perdido Key Webcam

While the image below usually updates every 10 minutes, when the camera goes down it does not update. Note the date and time in the top left side of the image.

Perdido Key Webcam
Gulf Islands National Seashore - Johnson Beach - Perdido Key, FL 


Orange Beach Buoy

This feed shows recent marine weather observations from Station 42012.
  • Station 42012 - ORANGE BEACH - 44 NM SE of Mobile, AL
    January 21, 2019 9:40 pm CST
    Location: 30.064N 87.551W
    Wind Direction: E (100°)
    Wind Speed: 15.6 knots
    Wind Gust: 19.4 knots
    Average Period: 3.4 sec
    Mean Wave Direction: E (97°)
    Atmospheric Pressure: 30.33 in (1027.1 mb)
    Air Temperature: 57.6°F (14.2°C)
    Dew Point: 41.7°F (5.4°C)

Orange Beach Buoy Wave Chart

The Orange Beach Buoy (42012) is located about 12 miles south of Perdido Pass.
 
You can call the Buoy Hotline and hear the current conditions at the selected buoy. Phone 888-701-8992, press "1" and then enter the buoy number. For the Orange Beach Buoy enter: 42012.
 
 

Gulf of Mexico Satellite Loop

Gulf Coast Radar

Area Temperatures

2019 Alabama Gulf Coast Tides

Orange Beach Area's Average Weather

Month Avg.
Low
Avg.
High
Avg.
Rain
Avg.
Water
Temp
January 43° 61° 5.72" 55
February 45° 64° 4.86" 57
March 52° 70° 6.32" 64
April 57° 75° 3.97" 69
May 65° 83° 4.41" 76
June 72° 88° 5.17" 82
July 74° 90° 7.09" 84
August 74° 90° 6.11" 85
September 70° 87° 6.75" 81
October 59° 79° 4.26" 74
November 51° 71° 4.43" 65
December 45° 64° 4.02" 57

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Satellite Sightings Information for Gulf Shores
  • 2019-01-18 ISS Sighting
    Date: Friday Jan 18, 2019
    Time: 6:48 PM
    Duration: 2 minutes
    Maximum Elevation: 28°
    Approach: 10° above SSW
    Departure: 28° above S
  • 2019-01-19 ISS Sighting
    Date: Saturday Jan 19, 2019
    Time: 5:58 PM
    Duration: 3 minutes
    Maximum Elevation: 17°
    Approach: 10° above S
    Departure: 14° above E
  • 2019-01-20 ISS Sighting
    Date: Sunday Jan 20, 2019
    Time: 6:43 PM
    Duration: 2 minutes
    Maximum Elevation: 60°
    Approach: 28° above WSW
    Departure: 51° above N
  • 2019-01-21 ISS Sighting
    Date: Monday Jan 21, 2019
    Time: 5:50 PM
    Duration: 6 minutes
    Maximum Elevation: 55°
    Approach: 10° above SSW
    Departure: 12° above NE
  • 2019-01-21 ISS Sighting
    Date: Monday Jan 21, 2019
    Time: 7:29 PM
    Duration: less than 1 minute
    Maximum Elevation: 11°
    Approach: 10° above WNW
    Departure: 11° above NW
  • 2019-01-22 ISS Sighting
    Date: Tuesday Jan 22, 2019
    Time: 6:38 PM
    Duration: 3 minutes
    Maximum Elevation: 21°
    Approach: 18° above WNW
    Departure: 15° above N
  • 2019-01-23 ISS Sighting
    Date: Wednesday Jan 23, 2019
    Time: 5:47 PM
    Duration: 4 minutes
    Maximum Elevation: 41°
    Approach: 34° above W
    Departure: 11° above NNE
  • 2019-01-25 ISS Sighting
    Date: Friday Jan 25, 2019
    Time: 5:40 PM
    Duration: 3 minutes
    Maximum Elevation: 16°
    Approach: 14° above NW
    Departure: 10° above N