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Birmingham, AL Event Planning

Key Highlights

Hotels 72
Total Sleeping Rooms 9,066
Committable Sleeping Rooms* 757
Committable Meeting Rooms* 83
Convention Center Space 220,000 Sq. Ft.
Largest Exhibit Space 220,000 Sq. Ft.
Largest Ballroom 25,000 Sq. Ft.
Average Hotel Room Rate USD $96
Average Daily Meal Cost USD $59
Average Weekly Car Rental USD $156
*Maximum for a single hotel

Birmingham, AL Key Stats for Meeting Planners

Time Zone: Central Time (CT)
Convention Center(s):
Hotel at Convention Center? Yes
Sleeping Rooms 1 Mile from Convention Center: 1,250
Airport(s): Destination Type(s):
  • Golf Destination
  • Smoke-free Restaurants
  • Special Event Venues
  • 53
  • Population
  • 212,461
  • Restaurants
  • 23
  • Country Code
  • 1
  • Sales Tax
  • 10.00%
  • Currency
  • U.S. Dollar
  • Standard Tipping Practice
  • 10-20%
  • Electricity
  • 120V / 60Hz
  • Official Languages
  • English
Credit Cards and Travelers Cheques widely accepted? Yes

All average costs based on U.S. Government Per Diem rates as published by the U.S. General Services Administration.

Cities Near Birmingham, AL

Distance Estimated Driving Time Estimated Min. Flying Time Estimated Flight Cost
Montgomery, AL 92 mi 1 hr 21 min 2hr 39 min USD $693+
Atlanta, GA 147 mi 2 hr 11 min 50 min USD $497+
Nashville, TN 191 mi 2 hr 55 min 2 hr 47 min USD $593+
Memphis, TN 239 mi 3 hr 48 min 3 hr 15 min USD $674+
Mobile, AL 239 mi 3 hr 36 min 2 hr 49 min USD $506+
New Orleans, LA 343 mi 5+ hrs 3 hr 41 min USD $359+

Birmingham, AL Climate Information

JanFeb MarApr MayJun JulAug SepOct NovDec
Avg. High (°F) 53 58 66 75 82 88 90 90 84 75 64 56
Avg. Low (°F) 33 36 42 50 58 66 70 69 63 51 41 35
Rec. High (°F) 81 83 89 92 99 102 106 103 100 94 84 80
Rec. Low (°F) -6 3 2 26 36 42 51 52 37 27 5 1
Rainfall (in) 5.0 4.8 5.9 4.6 4.4 3.8 5.1 3.8 4.1 2.9 4.3 4.8

Birmingham experiences a humid subtropical climate, marked by hot summers, mild winters and abundant year-round rainfall. The city's average year-round temperature is a comfortable 62°F, while its annual rainfall averages 62 inches and annual snowfall averages 2 inches. Birmingham's coldest month is January, with an average low of 33°F and average high of 52°F, while its warmest month is July, with an average low of 70°F and an average high of 91°F. Rainfall is pretty evenly spread out throughout the year, with March as its rainiest month, with an average of 6.5 inches of rain. The most popular time to visit Birmingham is in the early spring, which brings low humidity and pleasant temperatures.

 
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