Keep Your Eyes Peeled, Thousands Of Hummingbirds Are Headed Right For Texas During Their Migration This Spring

One of the biggest questions on our lips come springtime is, when will hummingbirds arrive in Texas? Hummingbirds embark on two migratory journeys each year: in spring and in fall. Once the spring migration is underway, thousands of the tiny creatures will take to the skies as they prepare to spend the breeding season in the U.S. and Canada. Here’s everything you need to know about this incredible natural phenomenon:

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What do you think? Do you plan to watch the hummingbirds in Texas this year? Have you ever witnessed a hummingbird migration? Let us know in the comments!

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When Will Hummingbirds Arrive In Texas This Spring

February 26, 2021

What is the weather like in the spring in Texas?

Spring in Texas is one of the most magical times of the year. Depending on where you are in the state, you might have a different spring experience. Texas has an interesting weather pattern when compared to the rest of the country as the summers are long and hot, meanwhile, winters are short and cold. So, what about spring? Spring is said to be from March through June and usually lasts only three months. While the rain does come during these months, there are still plenty of ways to enjoy Texas in the springtime. Check out these 11 top places to visit in Texas during spring.

What is the most well-known migration in Texas?

Hummingbird migration in Texas is only one of the many popular migrations through the state. For instance, out of the 630+ species of birds in Texas, over two-thirds of them are migrants! Birds pass through Texas on their way south, then back up when the weather gets warmer north. In addition to birds and hummingbirds, Monarch butterflies also migrate through Texas every year! Taking place within late-September to the third week of October, millions of Monarch butterflies pass through Texas for the ultimate seasonal migration.

Are there any animal encounters in Texas?

While you’re hanging your hummingbird feeders in Texas this spring, you might start to wonder what other types of wildlife encounter you could have in the state. One of the coolest animal encounters you can have in Texas includes cuddling with kangaroos at Janda Exotics Animal Ranch! In this family-owned and operated private zoo, guests will be able to cuddle with fox cubs, take photos with ostriches, and enjoy the baby kangaroo joeys.