March weather forecast
Eagle River, AK

Weather in March

The first month of the spring, March, is still a freezing cold month in Eagle River, Alaska, with an average temperature varying between 13.1°F (-10.5°C) and 28.8°F (-1.8°C).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in February - a still freezing cold 28.8°F (-1.8°C). The average low-temperature, in March, is 13.1°F (-10.5°C).

Humidity

February and March, with an average relative humidity of 87%, are the most humid months in Eagle River.

Rainfall

In Eagle River, it is raining for 11.1 days, with typically 0.71" (18mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Eagle River, there are 147 rainfall days, and 13.27" (337mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Eagle River, Alaska, are January through May, September through December. In Eagle River, during March, snow falls for 9.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 4.06" (103mm) of snow. Throughout the year, in Eagle River, there are 57.9 snowfall days, and 24.37" (619mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

In March, the average length of the day is 11h and 53min.
On the first day of March, sunrise is at 7:57 am and sunset at 6:23 pm AKST. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 7:22 am and sunset at 8:42 pm AKDT.
Note: On Sunday, March 13. 2022, at 2:00 am, Daylight Saving Time starts, and the time zone changes from AKST to AKDT. Daylight Saving Time lasts until Sunday, November 6. 2022, at 2:00 am; consequently, the time zone reverts from AKDT to AKST.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in March is 7.2h.

UV index

In Eagle River, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a low threat to health from unprotected exposure to Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: In March, the average maximum UV index of 2 translate into the following recommendations:
People with sensitive skin, children, and babies should always be protected from prolonged sun exposure. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for the eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in March in Eagle River?

In March, in Eagle River, the average high-temperature is 28.8°F (-1.8°C), and the average low-temperature is 13.1°F (-10.5°C).

What is the most humid month in Eagle River?

The months with the highest humidity in Eagle River, Alaska, are February and March, with an average relative humidity of 87%.

What is the average humidity in March in Eagle River?

The average relative humidity in March in Eagle River is 87%.

How many days does it rain in March in Eagle River?

In Eagle River, Alaska, during March, the rain falls for 11.1 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.71" (18mm) of precipitation.

How much does it snow in Eagle River in March?

In Eagle River, Alaska, during March, snow falls for 9.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 4.06" (103mm) of snow.

What is the average length of the day in March in Eagle River?

In March, the average day length is 11h and 53min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in March in Eagle River?

In March, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 7:57 am and sunset at 6:23 pm AKST. On the last day of the month, in Eagle River, Alaska, sunrise is at 7:22 am and sunset at 8:42 pm AKDT.

When does Daylight Saving Time (DST) start in March in Eagle River?

On Sunday, March 13. 2022, at 2:00 am, Daylight Saving Time starts in Eagle River, and the time zone changes from AKST to AKDT. DST ends Sunday, November 6. 2022, at 2:00 am.

How many hours of sunshine does Eagle River have in March?

The average sunshine duration in March in Eagle River is 7.2h.

How high is the UV index in March in Eagle River?

In Eagle River, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low health threat from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
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Average temperature in March
Eagle River, AK

Average temperature in March - Eagle River, AK
  • Average high temperature in March: 28.8°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (63.1°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (19°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 13.1°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (48.4°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (9.7°F).

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Average pressure in March
Eagle River, AK

Average pressure in March - Eagle River, AK
  • Average pressure in March: 29.77"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is July (29.96"Hg).
The months with the lowest atmospheric pressure are November and December (29.69"Hg).

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Average wind speed in March
Eagle River, AK

Average wind speed in March - Eagle River, AK
  • Average wind speed in March: 4.2mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January and December (4.6mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (4.1mph).

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Average humidity in March
Eagle River, AK

Average humidity in March - Eagle River, AK
  • Average humidity in March: 87%

The months with the highest relative humidity are February and March (87%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is May (65%).

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Average rainfall in March
Eagle River, AK

Average rainfall in March - Eagle River, AK
  • Average rainfall in March: 0.71"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is September (1.81").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is May (0.63").

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Average rainfall days in March
Eagle River, AK

Average rainfall days in March - Eagle River, AK
  • Average rainfall days in March: 11.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (18.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (7.4 days).

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Average snowfall in March
Eagle River, AK

Average snowfall in March - Eagle River, AK
  • Average snowfall in March: 4.06"

The month with the highest snowfall is December (5.98").
The months with the least snowfall are June, July and August (0").

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Average snowfall days in March
Eagle River, AK

Average snowfall days in March - Eagle River, AK
  • Average snowfall days in March: 9.3 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (11.3 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are June, July and August (0 days).

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Average daylight in March /
Average sunshine in March
Eagle River, AK

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Eagle River, AK
  • Average daylight in March: 11h and 53min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 19h and 16min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 5h and 35min).

  • Average sunshine in March: 7h and 12min

The month with the most sunshine is May (Average sunshine: 11h and 54min).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 3h and 54min).

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Average sunshine days in March
Eagle River, AK

Average sunshine days in March - Eagle River, AK
  • Average sunshine days in March: 16.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (17.2 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (10.2 days).

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Average UV index in March
Eagle River, AK

Average UV index in March - Eagle River, AK
  • Average UV index in March: 2

The months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 4).
The month with the lowest UV index is February (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in March
Eagle River, AK

Average cloud cover in March - Eagle River, AK
  • Average cloud cover in March: 42

The months with the most cloud cover are April, August and December (Cloud cover 44).
The month with the least cloud cover is May (Cloud cover 37).

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Average visibility in March
Eagle River, AK

Average visibility in March - Eagle River, AK
  • Average visibility in March: 4mi

The months with the highest visibility are May, June, July, August, September, October and November (6mi).
The month with the lowest visibility is March (4mi).

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