March weather forecast and climate
Cottonwood, AL

March, the first month of the spring, in Cottonwood, is a pleasant month, with average temperature fluctuating between 51.4°F (10.8°C) and 70.5°F (21.4°C).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature slightly increases, from a comfortable 63.7°F (17.6°C) in February, to an agreeable 70.5°F (21.4°C). The average low-temperature, in Cottonwood, is 51.4°F (10.8°C).

Humidity

In March, the average relative humidity is 71%.

Rainfall

In Cottonwood, in March, it is raining for 10.7 days, with typically 1.93" (49mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 156.9 rainfall days, and 27.52" (699mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

In Cottonwood snow does not fall in February through December.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In March, the average sunshine is 7h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index is 5. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: In March, the average maximum UV index of 5 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. 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.

What is the temperature in March in Cottonwood?

In March, the average high-temperature is 70.5°F (21.4°C), and the average low-temperature is 51.4°F (10.8°C).

What is the average humidity in March in Cottonwood?

The average relative humidity in March in Cottonwood, Alabama, is 71%.

How much does it rain in Cottonwood in March?

In Cottonwood, in March, during 10.7 rainfall days, 1.93" (49mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When it does not snow in Cottonwood?

February through December are months without snowfall in Cottonwood, Alabama.

How many hours of daylight does Cottonwood have in March?

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

How long on average sun shines in March in Cottonwood?

In Cottonwood, the average sunshine in March is 7h.

What is the UV index reading in March in Cottonwood?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Cottonwood, Alabama, is 5. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in March - Cottonwood, AL
  • Average high temperature in March: 70.5°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (90.9°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (59.2°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 51.4°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (74.1°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (42.4°F).

Average pressure in March - Cottonwood, AL
  • Average pressure in March: 30.1"

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

Average wind speed in March - Cottonwood, AL
  • Average wind speed in March: 7.5mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is March (7.5mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (5.2mph).

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

Months with the highest relative humidity are August and December (76%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are May and October (70%).

Average rainfall in March - Cottonwood, AL
  • Average rainfall in March: 1.93"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (4.17").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (1.26").

Average rainfall days in March - Cottonwood, AL
  • Average rainfall days in March: 10.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (21.4 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (7.2 days).

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

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

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

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

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.1h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.2h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 7h

The month with the most sunshine is May (Average sunshine: 10.8h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 5.4h).

Average sunshine days in March - Cottonwood, AL
  • Average sunshine days in March: 18.1 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (21.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (6.9 days).

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

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

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

Months with the most cloud cover are February and December (Cloud cover 42).
Months with the least cloud cover are May and October (Cloud cover 27).

Average visibility in March - Cottonwood, 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).