March weather forecast
Kenai, AK

High rock cliffs of the scenic Spire Cove in Fjords National Park in Kenai, Alaska
High rock cliffs of the scenic Spire Cove in Fjords National Park in Kenai, Alaska

Weather in March

March, the first month of the spring in Kenai, is still a freezing cold month, with an average temperature varying between 20.7°F (-6.3°C) and 29.7°F (-1.3°C).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in February - a still subzero cold 29.7°F (-1.3°C). In March, the average low-temperature is 20.7°F (-6.3°C).

Humidity

In Kenai, the average relative humidity in March is 86%.

Rainfall

In Kenai, during March, the rain falls for 7.6 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.02" (26mm) of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 136.3 rainfall days, and 19.49" (495mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through April, September through December. In Kenai, in March, during 10.2 snowfall days, 4.17" (106mm) of snow is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 62.1 snowfall days, and 30.71" (780mm) of snow is accumulated.

Ocean temperature

In March, the average ocean temperature in Kenai is 34.9°F (1.6°C).
Note: For swimming, this is considered extremely cold, dangerous, and life-threatening. Unless suitably protected with insulated waterproof clothing, hypothermia quickly occurs.

Daylight

The average length of the day in March in Kenai, Alaska, is 11h and 53min.
On the first day of March in Kenai, Alaska, sunrise is at 8:02 am and sunset at 6:31 pm AKST. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 7:30 am and sunset at 8:47 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

In Kenai, Alaska, the average sunshine in March is 6.2h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in March in Kenai 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: The average daily UV index of 2 in March transform into the following instructions:
People with sensitive skin, children, and babies should always be protected from prolonged sun exposure. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.
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FAQ

What is the average humidity in March in Kenai?

In March, the average relative humidity is 86%.

How much does it rain in Kenai in March?

In Kenai, Alaska, in March, it is raining for 7.6 days, with typically 1.02" (26mm) of accumulated precipitation.

How many days does it snow in March in Kenai?

In March, in Kenai, it is snowing for 10.2 days. Throughout March, 4.17" (106mm) of snow is accumulated.

What is the water temperature in March in Kenai?

In Kenai, Alaska, the average seawater temperature in March is 34.9°F (1.6°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 Kenai have in March?

The average day length in March in Kenai is 11h and 53min.

When are sunrise and sunset in March in Kenai?

On the first day of March in Kenai, Alaska, sunrise is at 8:02 am and sunset at 6:31 pm AKST. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 7:30 am and sunset at 8:47 pm AKDT.

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

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

How long on average sun shines in March in Kenai?

The average sunshine duration in March is 6.2h.

How high is the UV index in March in Kenai?

In Kenai, Alaska, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health threat from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
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Average temperature in March
Kenai, AK

Average temperature in March - Kenai, AK
  • Average high temperature in March: 29.7°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (61.3°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (24.3°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 20.7°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 (18.3°F).

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Average pressure in March
Kenai, AK

Average pressure in March - Kenai, AK
  • Average pressure in March: 29.75"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is July (29.96"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is December (29.64"Hg).

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Average wind speed in March
Kenai, AK

Average wind speed in March - Kenai, AK
  • Average wind speed in March: 7.5mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is December (9.6mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (6.6mph).

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Average humidity in March
Kenai, AK

Average humidity in March - Kenai, AK
  • Average humidity in March: 86%

The months with the highest relative humidity are January and February (87%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is May (69%).

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Average rainfall in March
Kenai, AK

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

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (2.87").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is June (0.91").

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Average rainfall days in March
Kenai, AK

Average rainfall days in March - Kenai, AK
  • Average rainfall days in March: 7.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is September (16.6 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (5.5 days).

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Average snowfall in March
Kenai, AK

Average snowfall in March - Kenai, AK
  • Average snowfall in March: 4.17"

The month with the highest snowfall is December (8.74").
The months with the least snowfall are May, June, July and August (0").

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Average snowfall days in March
Kenai, AK

Average snowfall days in March - Kenai, AK
  • Average snowfall days in March: 10.2 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (12.7 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are June, July and August (0 days).

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Average sea temperature in March
Kenai, AK

Average sea temperature in March - Kenai, AK
  • Average sea temperature in March: 35°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (53.4°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (34.2°F).

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

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 18h and 56min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 5h and 52min).

  • Average sunshine in March: 6h and 12min

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10h and 36min).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 2h and 54min).

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Average sunshine days in March
Kenai, AK

Average sunshine days in March - Kenai, AK
  • Average sunshine days in March: 16 days

The month with the most sunshine days is June (16.6 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is September (11.5 days).

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Average UV index in March
Kenai, AK

Average UV index in March - Kenai, 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 January (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in March
Kenai, AK

Average cloud cover in March - Kenai, AK
  • Average cloud cover in March: 49

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 58).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 44).

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Average visibility in March
Kenai, AK

Average visibility in March - Kenai, AK
  • Average visibility in March: 6mi

The months with the highest visibility are January, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (6mi).
The month with the lowest visibility is February (5mi).

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