March weather forecast
Athens, AL

Weather in March

The first month of the spring, March, is a mild month in Athens, Alabama, with temperature in the range of an average low of 43.5°F (6.4°C) and an average high of 60.4°F (15.8°C).

Temperature

In Athens, the average high-temperature in March marginally rises from a cool 52.5°F (11.4°C) in February to a moderate 60.4°F (15.8°C). In March, in Athens, Alabama, the average low-temperature is 43.5°F (6.4°C).

Humidity

In March, the average relative humidity is 78%.

Rainfall

In Athens, during March, the rain falls for 11.5 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.1" (28mm) of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Athens, Alabama, there are 132.4 rainfall days, and 14.61" (371mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

March through November are months without snowfall in Athens.

Daylight

In March, the average length of the day is 12h and 0min.
On the first day of March in Athens, sunrise is at 6:16 am and sunset at 5:43 pm CST. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:35 am and sunset at 7:08 pm CDT.
Note: On Sunday, March 13. 2022, at 2:00 am, Daylight Saving Time starts, and the time zone changes from CST to CDT. Daylight Saving Time lasts until Sunday, November 6. 2022, at 2:00 am; consequently, the time zone reverts from CDT to CST.

Sunshine

In March, the average sunshine is 6.2h.

UV index

In Athens, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 4. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate threat to health from unprotected exposure to Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 4 in March interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions - Protection against 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. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for the eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.
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FAQ

What is the average humidity in March in Athens?

In March, the average relative humidity in Athens is 78%.

How many days does it rain in March in Athens?

In Athens, in March, during 11.5 rainfall days, 1.1" (28mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When it does not snow in Athens?

March through November are months without snowfall.

Does it snow in Athens in March?

In March, it doesn't snow. February is the latest month when it typically snows.

How many hours of daylight does Athens have in March?

In March, the average day length in Athens is 12h and 0min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in March in Athens?

On the first day of March in Athens, sunrise is at 6:16 am and sunset at 5:43 pm CST. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:35 am and sunset at 7:08 pm CDT.

When does Daylight Saving Time (DST) start in March in Athens?

On Sunday, March 13. 2022, at 2:00 am, Daylight Saving Time starts, and the time zone changes from CST to CDT. DST ends Sunday, November 6. 2022, at 2:00 am.

How long on average sun shines in March in Athens?

In Athens, the average sunshine duration in March is 6.2h.

What is the UV index reading in March in Athens?

In Athens, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 4. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate vulnerability from unsafe exposure to Sun's UV rays.
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Average temperature in March
Athens, AL

Average temperature in March - Athens, AL
  • Average high temperature in March: 60.4°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (88.3°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (47.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 43.5°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (69.3°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (33.1°F).

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Average pressure in March
Athens, AL

Average pressure in March - Athens, AL
  • Average pressure in March: 30.09"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.17"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.98"Hg).

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Average wind speed in March
Athens, AL

Average wind speed in March - Athens, AL
  • Average wind speed in March: 8.4mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (8.7mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (4.8mph).

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Average humidity in March
Athens, AL

Average humidity in March - Athens, AL
  • Average humidity in March: 78%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (79%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (72%).

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Average rainfall in March
Athens, AL

Average rainfall in March - Athens, AL
  • Average rainfall in March: 1.1"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is April (1.54").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (0.71").

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Average rainfall days in March
Athens, AL

Average rainfall days in March - Athens, AL
  • Average rainfall days in March: 11.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (15.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (6.6 days).

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Average snowfall in March
Athens, AL

Average snowfall in March - Athens, AL
  • Average snowfall in March: 0"

The months with the highest snowfall are January and February (0.08").
The months with the least snowfall are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0").

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Average snowfall days in March
Athens, AL

Average snowfall days in March - Athens, AL
  • Average snowfall days in March: 0.3 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (1.1 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

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Average daylight in March /
Average sunshine in March
Athens, AL

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Athens, AL
  • Average daylight in March: 12h and 0min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 28min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 52min).

  • Average sunshine in March: 6h and 12min

The months with the most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 10h and 24min).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4h and 30min).

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Average sunshine days in March
Athens, AL

Average sunshine days in March - Athens, AL
  • Average sunshine days in March: 17.4 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (22.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (12.3 days).

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Average UV index in March
Athens, AL

Average UV index in March - Athens, AL
  • Average UV index in March: 4

The months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 6).
The months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in March
Athens, AL

Average cloud cover in March - Athens, AL
  • Average cloud cover in March: 47

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 51).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 29).

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Average visibility in March
Athens, AL

Average visibility in March - Athens, AL
  • Average visibility in March: 6mi

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

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