March weather forecast and climate
Opelika, AL

Weather in March

March, the first month of the spring, in Opelika, is an enjoyable month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 66.6°F (19.2°C) and an average low of 47.3°F (8.5°C).

Temperature

In Opelika, the average high-temperature in March marginally rises, from a moderate 58.8°F (14.9°C) in February, to an enjoyable 66.6°F (19.2°C). In March, the average low-temperature is 47.3°F (8.5°C).

Humidity

In March, the average relative humidity in Opelika, Alabama, is 75%.

Rainfall

In Opelika, during March, the rain falls for 14.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.95" (75mm) of precipitation. In Opelika, Alabama, during the entire year, the rain falls for 173.9 days and collects up to 37.64" (956mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through March and December. March is the last month it regularly snows. During 0.3 snowfall days, in March, Opelika aggregates 0.2" (5mm) of snow. In Opelika, during the entire year, snow falls for 1.9 days, and aggregates up to 0.83" (21mm) of snow.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Opelika, Alabama, is 12h.

Sunshine

In Opelika, the average sunshine is 6.5h.

UV index

In Opelika, the average daily maximum UV index is 4. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 4 in March interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions. Light skin individuals may get burned in less than 30 minutes. 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in March in Opelika?

In March, in Opelika, the average high-temperature is 66.6°F (19.2°C), and the average low-temperature is 47.3°F (8.5°C).

What is the average humidity in March in Opelika?

In March, the average relative humidity in Opelika is 75%.

How much does it rain in Opelika in March?

In Opelika, during March, the rain falls for 14.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.95" (75mm) of precipitation.

What is the last month it snows in Opelika?

March is the last month it regularly snows. During 0.3 snowfall days, in March, Opelika aggregates 0.2" (5mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Opelika have in March?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Opelika have in March?

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

How high is the UV index in March in Opelika?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Opelika, Alabama, is 4. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in March
Opelika, AL

Average temperature in March - Opelika, AL
  • Average high temperature in March: 66.6°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (91°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (54.1°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 47.3°F

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (71.2°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (37.4°F).

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Average pressure in March
Opelika, AL

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

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

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Average wind speed in March
Opelika, AL

Average wind speed in March - Opelika, AL
  • Average wind speed in March: 7.3mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (7.7mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (4.7mph).

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Average humidity in March
Opelika, AL

Average humidity in March - Opelika, AL
  • Average humidity in March: 75%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (78%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (70%).

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Average rainfall in March
Opelika, AL

Average rainfall in March - Opelika, AL
  • Average rainfall in March: 2.95"

The wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are August and December (4.06").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (2.01").

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Average rainfall days in March
Opelika, AL

Average rainfall days in March - Opelika, AL
  • Average rainfall days in March: 14.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (22.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (7.8 days).

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Average snowfall in March
Opelika, AL

Average snowfall in March - Opelika, AL
  • Average snowfall in March: 0.2"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (0.31").
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0").

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Average snowfall days in March
Opelika, AL

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

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

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

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Opelika, 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: 10.7h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 5.1h).

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Average sunshine days in March
Opelika, AL

Average sunshine days in March - Opelika, AL
  • Average sunshine days in March: 14.9 days

Months with the most sunshine days are October and November (20.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (6.5 days).

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Average UV index in March
Opelika, AL

Average UV index in March - Opelika, 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 and December (UV index 3).

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Average cloud cover in March
Opelika, AL

Average cloud cover in March - Opelika, AL
  • Average cloud cover in March: 42

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 45).
The month with the least cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 30).

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Average visibility in March
Opelika, AL

Average visibility in March - Opelika, 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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