March weather forecast
Cottondale, AL

Weather in March

March, the first month of the spring, in Cottondale, is a comfortable month, with average temperature varying between 64.9°F (18.3°C) and 47.1°F (8.4°C).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature slightly increases, from a moderate 57.2°F (14°C) in February, to an enjoyable 64.9°F (18.3°C). In Cottondale, Alabama,, the average low-temperature is 47.1°F (8.4°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in March is 78%.

Rainfall

In Cottondale, it is raining for 15 days, with typically 3.54" (90mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 169.8 rainfall days, and 39.96" (1015mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through March, November and December are months with snowfall in Cottondale. March is the last month it regularly snows in Cottondale. During 0.2 snowfall days, Cottondale aggregates 0.04" (1mm) of snow. Throughout the year, in Cottondale, Alabama, there are 3.2 snowfall days, and 1.54" (39mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In March, the average sunshine in Cottondale is 6.5h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Cottondale, Alabama, is 4. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health risk from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 4 in March transform into the following instructions:
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. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects. 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 Cottondale?

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

How many days does it rain in March in Cottondale?

In Cottondale, Alabama, in March, it is raining for 15 days, with typically 3.54" (90mm) of accumulated precipitation.

What is the last month it snows in Cottondale?

March is the last month it regularly snows in Cottondale. During 0.2 snowfall days, in March, Cottondale aggregates 0.04" (1mm) of snow.

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

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

How many hours of sunshine does Cottondale have in March?

In Cottondale, Alabama, the average sunshine in March is 6.5h.

What is the UV index intensity in March in Cottondale?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Cottondale is 4. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium hazard to health from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.

Average temperature in March
Cottondale, AL

Average temperature in March - Cottondale, AL
  • Average high temperature in March: 64.9°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (91.6°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (52.2°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 47.1°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (71.8°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (36.5°F).

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Average pressure in March
Cottondale, AL

Average pressure in March - Cottondale, AL
  • Average pressure in March: 30.09"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.17").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.97").

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Average wind speed in March
Cottondale, AL

Average wind speed in March - Cottondale, AL
  • Average wind speed in March: 7.1mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are March and April (7.1mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (4.6mph).

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Average humidity in March
Cottondale, AL

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

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (80%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (70%).

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Average rainfall in March
Cottondale, AL

Average rainfall in March - Cottondale, AL
  • Average rainfall in March: 3.54"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is April (4.29").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is October (2.24").

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Average rainfall days in March
Cottondale, AL

Average rainfall days in March - Cottondale, AL
  • Average rainfall days in March: 15 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (20.6 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (8.8 days).

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Average snowfall in March
Cottondale, AL

Average snowfall in March - Cottondale, AL
  • Average snowfall in March: 0.04"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (0.71").
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

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Average snowfall days in March
Cottondale, AL

Average snowfall days in March - Cottondale, AL
  • Average snowfall days in March: 0.2 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (1.2 days).
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
Cottondale, AL

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.3h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 6.5h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10.6h).
Months with the least sunshine are February and December (Average sunshine: 4.8).

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Average sunshine days in March
Cottondale, AL

Average sunshine days in March - Cottondale, AL
  • Average sunshine days in March: 14.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (19.9 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (8.8 days).

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Average UV index in March
Cottondale, AL

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

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February and December (UV index 3).

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Average cloud cover in March
Cottondale, AL

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

Months with the most cloud cover are February and December (Cloud cover 48).
The month with the least cloud cover is September (Cloud cover 28).

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Average visibility in March
Cottondale, AL

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

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

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