Alaska, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and Climate
Fairbanks, AK

March is the driest month of the year in Fairbanks with 0.3" (7.6mm) of rainfall and snowfall to the tune of 5" (127mm) amid partly clear skies. The average temperatures are in the cold zone of -2.9°F (-19.4°C) to 25°F (-3.9°C) with many freezing nights and mostly cold days.
The snow still covers the ground as the 7.5 hours of daily sunshine is moderate at best. Ice fishing is popular among tourists and locals with the abundance of water bodies encompassing Fairbanks. Expect the conditions to warm up steadily. The short spring season advances rapidly to Fairbanks by the end of March.
  • The average high temperature in March: 25.4°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (72.7°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (1.1°F).

  • The average low temperature in March: -2.5°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (52.3°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-16.9°F).

  • The average humidity in March: 60.4%

The month with the highest relative humidity is October (74.1%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is May (50.2%).

  • The average rainfall in March: 0.3"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (2.2").
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are March and April (0.3").

  • The average rainfall days in March: 4.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (13.3 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is April (3.6 days).

  • The average snowfall in March: 4.9"

The month with the highest snowfall is November (13.2").
Months with the lowest snowfall are June, July and August (0").

  • The average snowfall days in March: 5.9 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is November (11.9 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are June, July and August (0 days).

  • The average daylight in March: 12h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 21h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 4h).

  • The average sunshine in March: 7.2h

The month with most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 11.1h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 1.2h).

  • The average UV index in March: 1

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 4).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 0).