March weather forecast and climate
Craig, AK

The magnificent island city of Craig in Alaska, with the surrounding forestry and hilly ranges
The magnificent island city of Craig in Alaska, with the surrounding forestry and hilly ranges

Weather in March

March, the first month of the spring, in Craig, is still a cold month, with average temperature fluctuating between 32.7°F (0.4°C) and 40.8°F (4.9°C).

Temperature

In Craig, the average high-temperature in March is practically the same as in February - a still cold 40.8°F (4.9°C). The average low-temperature, in Craig, is 32.7°F (0.4°C).

Humidity

The least humid month in Craig is March, with an average relative humidity of 82%.

Rainfall

In March, in Craig, the rain falls for 12.1 days. Throughout March, 5.2" (132mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In Craig, during the entire year, the rain falls for 210.2 days and collects up to 70.71" (1796mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through May, October through December are months with snowfall in Craig. In Craig, Alaska, during March, snow falls for 17.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 23.03" (585mm) of snow. Throughout the year, there are 89.4 snowfall days, and 107.56" (2732mm) of snow is accumulated.

Ocean temperature

March is the month with the coldest seawater, with an average ocean temperature of 42.8°F (6°C).
Note: Swimming in 42.8°F (6°C) is considered dangerous. Unprotected immersion in temperatures below 50°F (10°C) causes quickly maximum intensity cold shock with hyperventilation.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Craig is 11.9h.

Sunshine

In March, the average sunshine in Craig is 4.3h.

UV index

In Craig, the average daily maximum UV index is 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a low threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 2 transform into the following instructions:
Extended sun exposure is not an issue for the majority. Children, infants, and fair-skinned individuals always need to be protected. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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 Craig?

The average high-temperature, in March, in Craig, Alaska, is 40.8°F (4.9°C), while the average low-temperature is 32.7°F (0.4°C).

What is the least humid month in Craig?

March is the least humid month, with an average relative humidity of 82%.

What is the average humidity in March in Craig?

In March, the average relative humidity in Craig, Alaska, is 82%.

How much does it rain in Craig in March?

In Craig, Alaska, in March, it is raining for 12.1 days, with typically 5.2" (132mm) of accumulated precipitation.

How many days does it snow in March in Craig?

In Craig, in March, snow falls for 17.3 days, with typically accumulated 23.03" (585mm) of snow.

When is the ocean coldest in Craig?

With an average ocean temperature of 42.8°F (6°C), March is the month with the coldest seawater in Craig, Alaska.

How cold is the water in March in Craig?

In Craig, Alaska, the average seawater temperature in March is 42.8°F (6°C). Swimming in 42.8°F (6°C) is considered dangerous. Unprotected immersion in temperatures below 50°F (10°C) causes quickly maximum intensity cold shock with hyperventilation.

How many hours of daylight does Craig have in March?

The average length of the day in March is 11.9h.

How many hours of sunshine does Craig have in March?

In March, the average sunshine in Craig is 4.3h.

How high is the UV index in March in Craig?

The average daily maximum UV index in March in Craig is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in March
Craig, AK

Average temperature in March - Craig, AK
  • Average high temperature in March: 40.8°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (59.5°F).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January, February and December (38.1°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 32.7°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (51.1°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (31.8°F).

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Average pressure in March
Craig, AK

Average pressure in March - Craig, AK
  • Average pressure in March: 29.82"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is July (30.06").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is November (29.76").

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Average wind speed in March
Craig, AK

Average wind speed in March - Craig, AK
  • Average wind speed in March: 8.4mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (10.1mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (5.6mph).

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Average humidity in March
Craig, AK

Average humidity in March - Craig, AK
  • Average humidity in March: 82%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January and August (89%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is March (82%).

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Average rainfall in March
Craig, AK

Average rainfall in March - Craig, AK
  • Average rainfall in March: 5.2"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (8.54").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is May (2.68").

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Average rainfall days in March
Craig, AK

Average rainfall days in March - Craig, AK
  • Average rainfall days in March: 12.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is October (22.4 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (9.8 days).

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Average snowfall in March
Craig, AK

Average snowfall in March - Craig, AK
  • Average snowfall in March: 23.03"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (23.39").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in March
Craig, AK

Average snowfall days in March - Craig, AK
  • Average snowfall days in March: 17.3 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is March (17.3 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

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Average sea temperature in March
Craig, AK

Average sea temperature in March - Craig, AK
  • Average sea temperature in March: 42.8°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (56.3°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is March (42.8°F).

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Average daylight in March /
Average sunshine in March
Craig, AK

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Craig, AK
  • Average daylight in March: 11.9h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 17.4h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 7.2h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 4.3h

The month with the most sunshine is May (Average sunshine: 6h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 2.6h).

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Average sunshine days in March
Craig, AK

Average sunshine days in March - Craig, AK
  • Average sunshine days in March: 7.5 days

The month with the most sunshine days is May (10.8 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is November (4.8 days).

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Average UV index in March
Craig, AK

Average UV index in March - Craig, AK
  • Average UV index in March: 2

Months with the highest UV index are July and August (UV index 4).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in March
Craig, AK

Average cloud cover in March - Craig, AK
  • Average cloud cover in March: 67

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 73).
The month with the least cloud cover is September (Cloud cover 60).

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Average visibility in March
Craig, AK

Average visibility in March - Craig, AK
  • Average visibility in March: 5mi

Months with the highest visibility are February and October (6mi).
The month with the lowest visibility is August (4mi).

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