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

March weather forecast and climate
Haines, AK

Part of the famed Cannery fishing village along the Pacific Ocean in Haines, Alaska, with a forest background and snow-peaked mountain glaciers
Part of the famed Cannery fishing village along the Pacific Ocean in Haines, Alaska, with a forest background and snow-peaked mountain glaciers
The first month of the spring, March, is also a wintry month in Haines, Alaska, with temperature in the range of an average high of 39°F (3.9°C) and an average low of 26.8°F (-2.9°C).

Temperature

In Haines, Alaska, the average high-temperature in March slightly increases, from a wintry 33.4°F (0.8°C) in February, to a still cold 39°F (3.9°C). In Haines, the average low-temperature is 26.8°F (-2.9°C).

Rainfall

In Haines, in March, it is raining for 14 days, with typically 3.2" (80.8mm) of accumulated precipitation. In Haines, during the entire year, the rain falls for 173 days and collects up to 47.5" (1207.7mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Haines are January through May, September through December. In Haines, 8.9" (226.1mm) of snow is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Haines, Alaska, 121.7" (3091.2mm) of snow is accumulated.

Ocean temperature

March is the month with the coldest seawater in Haines, with an average ocean temperature of 39.7°F (4.3°C).
Note: For swimming, this is considered extremely cold, dangerous, and life-threatening. Unless suitably protected with insulated waterproof clothing, hypothermia quickly occurs.

Daylight

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

What is the temperature in March in Haines?

In March, in Haines, the average high-temperature is 39°F (3.9°C), and the average low-temperature is 26.8°F (-2.9°C).

How much does it rain in Haines in March?

In Haines, in March, during 14 rainfall days, 3.2" (80.8mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How much does it snow in Haines in March?

In Haines, Alaska, in March, 8.9" (226.1mm) of snow is typically accumulated.

What is the month with the coldest ocean in Haines?

With an average ocean temperature of 39.7°F (4.3°C), March is the month with the coldest seawater in Haines.

How cold is the water in March in Haines?

In Haines, in March, the average water temperature is 39.7°F (4.3°C). For swimming, this is considered extremely cold, dangerous, and life-threatening. Unless suitably protected with insulated waterproof clothing, hypothermia quickly occurs.

How many hours of daylight does Haines have in March?

In March, the average length of the day in Haines, Alaska, is 11.9h.
Average temperature in March - Haines, AK
  • Average high temperature in March: 39°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (65.3°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (29.8°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 26.7°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (51.3°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (19.6°F).

Average rainfall in March - Haines, AK
  • Average rainfall in March: 3.2"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (8.5").
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are May, June and July (1.5").

Average rainfall days in March - Haines, AK
  • Average rainfall days in March: 14 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is October (21 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are May and June (9 days).

Average snowfall in March - Haines, AK
  • Average snowfall in March: 8.9"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (30.5").
Months with the lowest snowfall are June, July and August (0").

Average sea temperature in March - Haines, AK
  • Average sea temperature in March: 39.6°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (53.1°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is March (39.6°F).

Average daylight in March - Haines, AK
  • Average daylight in March: 11.9h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 18.5h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 6.3h).