March weather forecast and climate
Galena, AK

Weather in March

March, the first month of the spring, in Galena, is a subzero cold month, with average temperature ranging between max 15.1°F (-9.4°C) and min -0.4°F (-18°C).

Temperature

In Galena, the average high-temperature slightly increases, from a frigid cold 8.4°F (-13.1°C) in February, to a subzero cold 15.1°F (-9.4°C). The average low-temperature, in Galena, is -0.4°F (-18°C).

Humidity

Months with the highest humidity are January through March, with an average relative humidity of 96%.

Rainfall

In March, the rain falls for 3.8 days. Throughout March, 0.91" (23mm) of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Galena, there are 116.7 rainfall days, and 14.8" (376mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through May, September through December are months with snowfall in Galena. In Galena, during March, snow falls for 20.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 6.65" (169mm) of snow. Throughout the year, there are 115.2 snowfall days, and 43.07" (1094mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

In Galena, the average length of the day is 11.9h.

Sunshine

In March, the average sunshine in Galena is 3.3h.

UV index

January through March, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 1, are months with the lowest UV index. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health hazard from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 1 transform into the following instructions:
For the majority, extended sun exposure is not of great concern. Infants and people with sensitive skin must always be protected. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.
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FAQ

What is the most humid month in Galena?

January through March, with an average relative humidity of 96%, are most humid months in Galena.

What is the average humidity in March in Galena?

In Galena, the average relative humidity in March is 96%.

How many days does it rain in March in Galena?

In Galena, Alaska, in March, it is raining for 3.8 days, with typically 0.91" (23mm) of accumulated precipitation.

How much does it snow in Galena in March?

In Galena, in March, during 20.3 snowfall days, 6.65" (169mm) of snow is typically accumulated.

What is the average length of the day in March in Galena?

In March, the average length of the day is 11.9h.

How long on average sun shines in March in Galena?

In Galena, the average sunshine in March is 3.3h.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in Galena?

January through March, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 1, are months with the lowest UV index.

What is the UV index intensity in March in Galena?

In Galena, Alaska, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 1. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal hazard to health from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.

Average temperature in March
Galena, AK

Average temperature in March - Galena, AK
  • Average high temperature in March: 15.1°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (67.3°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (-0.8°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: -0.4°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (49.5°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-10.5°F).

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Average pressure in March
Galena, AK

Average pressure in March - Galena, AK
  • Average pressure in March: 29.92"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is February (29.93").
Months with the lowest atmospheric pressure are September and October (29.76").

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Average wind speed in March
Galena, AK

Average wind speed in March - Galena, AK
  • Average wind speed in March: 5.1mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is September (5.2mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is January (4.6mph).

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Average humidity in March
Galena, AK

Average humidity in March - Galena, AK
  • Average humidity in March: 96%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January, February and March (96%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is June (59%).

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Average rainfall in March
Galena, AK

Average rainfall in March - Galena, AK
  • Average rainfall in March: 0.91"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (2.05").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (0.59").

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Average rainfall days in March
Galena, AK

Average rainfall days in March - Galena, AK
  • Average rainfall days in March: 3.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (19 days).
Months with the least rainy days are January and February (2.3 days).

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Average snowfall in March
Galena, AK

Average snowfall in March - Galena, AK
  • Average snowfall in March: 6.65"

The month with the highest snowfall is December (8.62").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July and August (0").

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Average snowfall days in March
Galena, AK

Average snowfall days in March - Galena, AK
  • Average snowfall days in March: 20.3 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is March (20.3 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June and July (0 days).

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

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 21.4h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 4h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 3.3h

The month with the most sunshine is May (Average sunshine: 8.1h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 2.3h).

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Average sunshine days in March
Galena, AK

Average sunshine days in March - Galena, AK
  • Average sunshine days in March: 11.9 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (18 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is April (6.5 days).

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Average UV index in March
Galena, AK

Average UV index in March - Galena, AK
  • Average UV index in March: 1

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

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Average cloud cover in March
Galena, AK

Average cloud cover in March - Galena, AK
  • Average cloud cover in March: 74

The month with the most cloud cover is April (Cloud cover 77).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 47).

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Average visibility in March
Galena, AK

Average visibility in March - Galena, AK
  • Average visibility in March: 2mi

Months with the highest visibility are June and July (6mi).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April and December (2mi).

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