March weather forecast and climate
Birmingham, AL

The colorful evening sky in Birmingham City, Alabama
The colorful evening sky in Birmingham City, Alabama
March, the first month of the spring, in Birmingham, is an enjoyable month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 64°F (17.8°C) and an average low of 46°F (7.8°C).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from a moderate 56.1°F (13.4°C) in February, to a comfortable 64°F (17.8°C). In March, the average low-temperature is 46°F (7.8°C).

Humidity

In Birmingham, the average relative humidity in March is 77%.

Rainfall

In Birmingham, Alabama, during 12.7 rainfall days, 1.54" (39mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Birmingham, Alabama, during the entire year, the rain falls for 143.1 days and collects up to 18.58" (472mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through March, November and December are months with snowfall in Birmingham. March is the last month it regularly snows in Birmingham. During 0.3 snowfall days, in March, Birmingham aggregates 0.04" (1mm) of snow. In Birmingham, during the entire year, snow falls for 2.5 days, and aggregates up to 0.35" (9mm) of snow.

Daylight

In March, the average length of the day is 12h.

Sunshine

In Birmingham, Alabama, the average sunshine in March is 6.3h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in March is 4. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: In March, the average maximum UV index of 4 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.

What is the temperature in March in Birmingham?

The average high-temperature, in March, in Birmingham, is 64°F (17.8°C), while the average low-temperature is 46°F (7.8°C).

What is the average humidity in March in Birmingham?

The average relative humidity in March is 77%.

How many days does it rain in March in Birmingham?

In Birmingham, Alabama, in March, it is raining for 12.7 days, with typically 1.54" (39mm) of accumulated precipitation.

What is the last month it snows in Birmingham?

March is the last month it regularly snows in Birmingham. During 0.3 snowfall days, in March, Birmingham aggregates 0.04" (1mm) of snow.

What is the average length of the day in March in Birmingham?

The average length of the day in March in Birmingham is 12h.

How many hours of sunshine does Birmingham have in March?

The average sunshine in March in Birmingham is 6.3h.

What is the UV index reading in March in Birmingham?

The average daily maximum UV index in March is 4. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health threat from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in March - Birmingham, AL
  • Average high temperature in March: 17.8°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (32.8°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (10.4°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 7.8°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (21.7°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (1.8°C).

Average pressure in March - Birmingham, AL
  • Average pressure in March: 1019.1mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1021.7mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (1015.1mbar).

Average wind speed in March - Birmingham, AL
  • Average wind speed in March: 11.8km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (11.9km/h).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (7.2km/h).

Average humidity in March - Birmingham, AL
  • Average humidity in March: 77%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (79%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (71%).

Average rainfall in March - Birmingham, AL
  • Average rainfall in March: 39mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (50mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (26mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Birmingham, AL
  • Average rainfall days in March: 12.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (17.6 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (7.9 days).

Average snowfall in March - Birmingham, AL
  • Average snowfall in March: 1mm

The month with the highest snowfall is January (3mm).
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0mm).

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

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

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Birmingham, AL
  • Average daylight in March: 12h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.4h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 6.3h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.7h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4.7h).

Average sunshine days in March - Birmingham, AL
  • Average sunshine days in March: 16.7 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (20.9 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (11.1 days).

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

Months with the highest UV index are July and August (UV index 7).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 2).

Average cloud cover in March - Birmingham, AL
  • Average cloud cover in March: 45

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 48).
Months with the least cloud cover are June and September (Cloud cover 30).

Average visibility in March - Birmingham, AL
  • Average visibility in March: 9km

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (9km).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (9km).