March weather forecast and climate
McKinley Park, AK

The landscape of the famed McKinley Park in the Alaska Denali National Park
The landscape of the famed McKinley Park in the Alaska Denali National Park

Weather in March

The first month of the spring, March, is a freezing cold month in McKinley Park, Alaska, with temperature in the range of an average low of -0.9°F (-18.3°C) and an average high of 19°F (-7.2°C).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature slightly increases, from a frigid cold 11.8°F (-11.2°C) in February, to a subzero cold 19°F (-7.2°C). In McKinley Park, in March, the average low-temperature is -0.9°F (-18.3°C).

Humidity

March is the most humid month, with an average relative humidity of 93%.

Rainfall

In McKinley Park, during March, the rain falls for 5.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.91" (23mm) of precipitation. In McKinley Park, Alaska, during the entire year, the rain falls for 129.7 days and collects up to 15.04" (382mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through May, August through December. In March, in McKinley Park, it is snowing for 18.8 days. Throughout March, 7.13" (181mm) of snow is accumulated. Throughout the year, in McKinley Park, there are 116.3 snowfall days, and 42.13" (1070mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In McKinley Park, Alaska, the average sunshine is 5.4h.

UV index

January through March, October and December, with an average maximum UV index of 1, are months with the lowest UV index in McKinley Park. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a low health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: In March, the average maximum UV index of 1 translate into the following recommendations:
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. 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. 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 temperature in March in McKinley Park?

In McKinley Park, Alaska, in March, the average high-temperature is 19°F (-7.2°C), and the average low-temperature is -0.9°F (-18.3°C).

What is the most humid month in McKinley Park?

The most humid month is March, with an average relative humidity of 93%.

What is the average humidity in March in McKinley Park?

In March, the average relative humidity is 93%.

How many days does it rain in March in McKinley Park?

In McKinley Park, Alaska, in March, during 5.8 rainfall days, 0.91" (23mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How much does it snow in McKinley Park in March?

In McKinley Park, in March, during 18.8 snowfall days, 7.13" (181mm) of snow is typically accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does McKinley Park have in March?

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

How many hours of sunshine does McKinley Park have in March?

In McKinley Park, the average sunshine in March is 5.4h.

When is the lowest UV index in McKinley Park?

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

What is the UV index reading in March in McKinley Park?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in McKinley Park, Alaska, is 1. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.

Average temperature in March
McKinley Park, AK

Average temperature in March - McKinley Park, AK
  • Average high temperature in March: 19°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (61.2°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (2.8°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: -0.9°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (43.3°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-8°F).

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Average pressure in March
McKinley Park, AK

Average pressure in March - McKinley Park, AK
  • Average pressure in March: 29.88"

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

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Average wind speed in March
McKinley Park, AK

Average wind speed in March - McKinley Park, AK
  • Average wind speed in March: 4.9mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is December (5.6mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is June (4.7mph).

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Average humidity in March
McKinley Park, AK

Average humidity in March - McKinley Park, AK
  • Average humidity in March: 93%

The month with the highest relative humidity is March (93%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is June (67%).

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Average rainfall in March
McKinley Park, AK

Average rainfall in March - McKinley Park, AK
  • Average rainfall in March: 0.91"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (3.07").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (0.47").

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Average rainfall days in March
McKinley Park, AK

Average rainfall days in March - McKinley Park, AK
  • Average rainfall days in March: 5.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is June (19.9 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (3.8 days).

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Average snowfall in March
McKinley Park, AK

Average snowfall in March - McKinley Park, AK
  • Average snowfall in March: 7.13"

The month with the highest snowfall is October (7.4").
Months with the least snowfall are June and July (0").

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Average snowfall days in March
McKinley Park, AK

Average snowfall days in March - McKinley Park, AK
  • Average snowfall days in March: 18.8 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is March (18.8 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
McKinley Park, AK

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 20.5h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 4.6h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 5.4h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 12.1h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 3.3h).

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Average sunshine days in March
McKinley Park, AK

Average sunshine days in March - McKinley Park, AK
  • Average sunshine days in March: 12.6 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (17.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is June (7.9 days).

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Average UV index in March
McKinley Park, AK

Average UV index in March - McKinley Park, AK
  • 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, March, October and December (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in March
McKinley Park, AK

Average cloud cover in March - McKinley Park, AK
  • Average cloud cover in March: 59

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 59).
The month with the least cloud cover is May (Cloud cover 41).

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Average visibility in March
McKinley Park, AK

Average visibility in March - McKinley Park, AK
  • Average visibility in March: 3mi

Months with the highest visibility are May, June and July (6mi).
Months with the lowest visibility are January and March (3mi).

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