March weather forecast
Dothan, AL

Weather in March

March, the first month of the spring in Dothan, is a pleasant month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 70.3°F (21.3°C) and an average low of 51.1°F (10.6°C).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature marginally rises from a comfortable 63.7°F (17.6°C) in February to an agreeable 70.3°F (21.3°C). In Dothan, the average low-temperature is 51.1°F (10.6°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in March in Dothan is 71%.

Rainfall

In March, in Dothan, the rain falls for 11.8 days. Throughout March, 2.13" (54mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In Dothan, during the entire year, the rain falls for 163.7 days and collects up to 29.57" (751mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Dothan, snow does not fall through December.

Daylight

The average length of the day in March in Dothan is 12h and 1min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:08 am and sunset at 5:39 pm CST. On the last day of March, sunrise is at 6:31 am and sunset at 7:00 pm CDT.
Note: On Sunday, March 12. 2023, at 2:00 am, Daylight Saving Time starts, and the time zone changes from CST to CDT. Daylight Saving Time lasts until Sunday, November 5. 2023, at 2:00 am; consequently, the time zone reverts from CDT to CST.

Sunshine

In March, the average sunshine is 7h.

UV index

In Dothan, Alabama, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 5. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate threat to health from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: In March, the average maximum UV index of 5 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against sunburn is recommended. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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 temperature in March in Dothan?

In March, in Dothan, the average high-temperature is 70.3°F (21.3°C), and the average low-temperature is 51.1°F (10.6°C).

What is the average humidity in March in Dothan?

The average relative humidity in March is 71%.

How many days does it rain in March in Dothan?

In Dothan, Alabama, in March, it is raining for 11.8 days, with typically 2.13" (54mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When it does not snow in Dothan?

In Dothan, Alabama, snow does not fall in March through December.

Does it snow in Dothan in March?

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

How many hours of daylight does Dothan have in March?

In Dothan, Alabama, the average day length in March is 12h and 1min.

When are sunrise and sunset in March in Dothan?

In March, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:08 am and sunset at 5:39 pm CST. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:31 am and sunset at 7:00 pm CDT.

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

On Sunday, March 12. 2023, at 2:00 am, Daylight Saving Time starts in Dothan, Alabama, and the time zone changes from CST to CDT. DST ends Sunday, November 5. 2023, at 2:00 am.

How many hours of sunshine does Dothan have in March?

In March, the average sunshine duration is 7h.

What is the UV index intensity in March in Dothan?

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

Average temperature in March - Dothan, AL
  • Average high temperature in March: 70.3°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (90.5°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (58.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 51.1°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (73.9°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (41.5°F).

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Average pressure in March
Dothan, AL

Average pressure in March - Dothan, AL
  • Average pressure in March: 30.1"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.16"Hg).
The months with the lowest atmospheric pressure are June and August (29.98"Hg).

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Average wind speed in March
Dothan, AL

Average wind speed in March - Dothan, AL
  • Average wind speed in March: 7.6mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January, February and March (7.6mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (5.2mph).

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Average humidity in March
Dothan, AL

Average humidity in March - Dothan, AL
  • Average humidity in March: 71%

The months with the highest relative humidity are August and December (76%).
The months with the lowest relative humidity are May and October (69%).

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Average rainfall in March
Dothan, AL

Average rainfall in March - Dothan, AL
  • Average rainfall in March: 2.13"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (4.45").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (1.5").

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Average rainfall days in March
Dothan, AL

Average rainfall days in March - Dothan, AL
  • Average rainfall days in March: 11.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (22 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (7.9 days).

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Average snowfall in March
Dothan, AL

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

The month with the highest snowfall is February (0.2").
The months with the least snowfall are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (0").

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Average snowfall days in March
Dothan, AL

Average snowfall days in March - Dothan, AL
  • Average snowfall days in March: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (0.3 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (0 days).

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

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Dothan, AL
  • Average daylight in March: 12h and 1min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 9min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h and 10min).

  • Average sunshine in March: 7h and 0min

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10h and 54min).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 5h and 24min).

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Average sunshine days in March
Dothan, AL

Average sunshine days in March - Dothan, AL
  • Average sunshine days in March: 18.2 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (20.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (6.8 days).

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Average UV index in March
Dothan, AL

Average UV index in March - Dothan, AL
  • Average UV index in March: 5

The months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 7).
The months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 3).

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Average cloud cover in March
Dothan, AL

Average cloud cover in March - Dothan, AL
  • Average cloud cover in March: 36

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 42).
The month with the least cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 27).

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Average visibility in March
Dothan, AL

Average visibility in March - Dothan, 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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