March weather forecast and climate
Hughes, AK

Weather in March

The first month of the spring, March, is also a frigid cold month in Hughes, Alaska, with temperature in the range of an average low of -4.5°F (-20.3°C) and an average high of 12.6°F (-10.8°C).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from 5°F (-15°C) in February, to a still frigid cold 12.6°F (-10.8°C). The average low-temperature, in Hughes, Alaska, is -4.5°F (-20.3°C).

Humidity

February through April, with an average relative humidity of 96%, are most humid months in Hughes.

Rainfall

In Hughes, Alaska, during 1.8 rainfall days, 1.02" (26mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Hughes, Alaska, during the entire year, the rain falls for 80.4 days and collects up to 13.43" (341mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through June, August through December are months with snowfall in Hughes. In March, in Hughes, it is snowing for 16.8 days. Throughout March, 7.95" (202mm) of snow is accumulated. In Hughes, during the entire year, snow falls for 113.1 days, and aggregates up to 53.5" (1359mm) of snow.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

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

UV index

January through April, September through December, with an average maximum UV index of 1, are months with the lowest UV index in Hughes. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 1 in March interpret into the following advice:
Extended sun exposure is not an issue for the majority. Children, infants, and fair-skinned individuals always need to 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 temperature in March in Hughes?

The average high-temperature, in March, in Hughes, is 12.6°F (-10.8°C), while the average low-temperature is -4.5°F (-20.3°C).

What is the most humid month in Hughes?

Months with the highest humidity are February through April, with an average relative humidity of 96%.

What is the average humidity in March in Hughes?

The average relative humidity in March in Hughes, Alaska, is 96%.

How much does it rain in Hughes in March?

In March, in Hughes, Alaska, the rain falls for 1.8 days. Throughout March, 1.02" (26mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

How much does it snow in Hughes in March?

In Hughes, in March, during 16.8 snowfall days, 7.95" (202mm) of snow is typically accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Hughes have in March?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Hughes have in March?

In Hughes, Alaska, the average sunshine in March is 3.3h.

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

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

What is the UV index reading in March in Hughes?

The average daily maximum UV index in March in Hughes, Alaska, is 1. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in March
Hughes, AK

Average temperature in March - Hughes, AK
  • Average high temperature in March: 12.6°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (66.4°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (-3.1°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: -4.5°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (47.8°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-13.5°F).

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Average pressure in March
Hughes, AK

Average pressure in March - Hughes, AK
  • Average pressure in March: 29.96"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is February (29.98").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is September (29.78").

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Average wind speed in March
Hughes, AK

Average wind speed in March - Hughes, AK
  • Average wind speed in March: 5.5mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (5.7mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are August and September (5mph).

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Average humidity in March
Hughes, AK

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

Months with the highest relative humidity are February, March and April (96%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is June (57%).

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Average rainfall in March
Hughes, AK

Average rainfall in March - Hughes, AK
  • Average rainfall in March: 1.02"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (1.85").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (0.51").

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Average rainfall days in March
Hughes, AK

Average rainfall days in March - Hughes, AK
  • Average rainfall days in March: 1.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (15.1 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (0.2 days).

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Average snowfall in March
Hughes, AK

Average snowfall in March - Hughes, AK
  • Average snowfall in March: 7.95"

The month with the highest snowfall is December (8.54").
The month with the least snowfall is July (0").

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Average snowfall days in March
Hughes, AK

Average snowfall days in March - Hughes, AK
  • Average snowfall days in March: 16.8 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is April (17.9 days).
The month with the least snowfall days is July (0 days).

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

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 23.5h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 3.1h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 3.3h

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 7.6h).
The month with the least sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 0.5h).

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Average sunshine days in March
Hughes, AK

Average sunshine days in March - Hughes, AK
  • Average sunshine days in March: 15.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (20.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is April (10.4 days).

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Average UV index in March
Hughes, AK

Average UV index in March - Hughes, 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, April, September, October, November and December (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in March
Hughes, AK

Average cloud cover in March - Hughes, AK
  • Average cloud cover in March: 73

The month with the most cloud cover is April (Cloud cover 78).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 46).

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Average visibility in March
Hughes, AK

Average visibility in March - Hughes, 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 and April (2mi).

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