March weather forecast and climate
Prudhoe Bay, AK

Weather in March

The first month of the spring, March, is still a polar cold month in Prudhoe Bay, Alaska, with average temperature varying between -1.1°F (-18.4°C) and -13°F (-25°C).

Temperature

In Prudhoe Bay, the average high-temperature in March is practically the same as in February - a still polar cold -1.1°F (-18.4°C). In Prudhoe Bay, in March, the average low-temperature is -13°F (-25°C).

Humidity

Months with the highest humidity are January through March and December, with an average relative humidity of 93%.

Rainfall

In Prudhoe Bay, Alaska, during March, the rain falls for 2.5 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.2" (5mm) of precipitation. In Prudhoe Bay, during the entire year, the rain falls for 52.1 days and collects up to 3.62" (92mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through June, August through December are months with snowfall. In March, in Prudhoe Bay, it is snowing for 13.9 days. Throughout March, 0.71" (18mm) of snow is accumulated. In Prudhoe Bay, Alaska, during the entire year, snow falls for 122.8 days, and aggregates up to 10.24" (260mm) of snow.

Daylight

In Prudhoe Bay, Alaska, the average length of the day is 11.8h.

Sunshine

In March, the average sunshine is 3.5h.

UV index

February through April, August through December, with an average maximum UV index of 1, are months with the lowest UV index in Prudhoe Bay. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary 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. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects. 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 Prudhoe Bay?

In Prudhoe Bay, Alaska, in March, the average high-temperature is -1.1°F (-18.4°C), and the average low-temperature is -13°F (-25°C).

What is the most humid month in Prudhoe Bay?

January through March and December, with an average relative humidity of 93%, are most humid months in Prudhoe Bay.

What is the average humidity in March in Prudhoe Bay?

The average relative humidity in March in Prudhoe Bay, Alaska, is 93%.

How many days does it rain in March in Prudhoe Bay?

In Prudhoe Bay, in March, during 2.5 rainfall days, 0.2" (5mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How much does it snow in Prudhoe Bay in March?

In Prudhoe Bay, during March, snow falls for 13.9 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.71" (18mm) of snow.

What is the average length of the day in March in Prudhoe Bay?

In Prudhoe Bay, Alaska, the average length of the day in March is 11.8h.

How many hours of sunshine does Prudhoe Bay have in March?

In Prudhoe Bay, the average sunshine in March is 3.5h.

When is the lowest UV index in Prudhoe Bay?

Months with the lowest UV index in Prudhoe Bay, Alaska, are February through April, August through December, with an average maximum UV index of 1.

What is the UV index reading in March in Prudhoe Bay?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Prudhoe Bay, Alaska, is 1. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in March
Prudhoe Bay, AK

Average temperature in March - Prudhoe Bay, AK
  • Average high temperature in March: -1.1°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (51.4°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (-7.1°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: -13°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (40.6°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-16.6°F).

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Average pressure in March
Prudhoe Bay, AK

Average pressure in March - Prudhoe Bay, AK
  • Average pressure in March: 30.07"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is March (30.07").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is September (29.84").

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Average wind speed in March
Prudhoe Bay, AK

Average wind speed in March - Prudhoe Bay, AK
  • Average wind speed in March: 10.6mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is October (11.9mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is May (9.8mph).

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Average humidity in March
Prudhoe Bay, AK

Average humidity in March - Prudhoe Bay, AK
  • Average humidity in March: 93%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January, February, March and December (93%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (76%).

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Average rainfall in March
Prudhoe Bay, AK

Average rainfall in March - Prudhoe Bay, AK
  • Average rainfall in March: 0.2"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (0.83").
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are January, April and December (0.16").

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Average rainfall days in March
Prudhoe Bay, AK

Average rainfall days in March - Prudhoe Bay, AK
  • Average rainfall days in March: 2.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (11.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (0.7 days).

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Average snowfall in March
Prudhoe Bay, AK

Average snowfall in March - Prudhoe Bay, AK
  • Average snowfall in March: 0.71"

The month with the highest snowfall is November (1.81").
The month with the least snowfall is July (0").

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Average snowfall days in March
Prudhoe Bay, AK

Average snowfall days in March - Prudhoe Bay, AK
  • Average snowfall days in March: 13.9 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is November (17.5 days).
The month with the least snowfall days is July (0.2 days).

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Average daylight in March /
Average sunshine in March
Prudhoe Bay, AK

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Prudhoe Bay, AK
  • Average daylight in March: 11.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 24h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 0h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 3.5h

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 6.6h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 0.4h).

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Average sunshine days in March
Prudhoe Bay, AK

Average sunshine days in March - Prudhoe Bay, AK
  • Average sunshine days in March: 20 days

The month with the most sunshine days is June (21 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is September (14 days).

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Average UV index in March
Prudhoe Bay, AK

Average UV index in March - Prudhoe Bay, AK
  • Average UV index in March: 1

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 3).
Months with the lowest UV index are February, March, April, August, September, October, November and December (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in March
Prudhoe Bay, AK

Average cloud cover in March - Prudhoe Bay, AK
  • Average cloud cover in March: 73

Months with the most cloud cover are November and December (Cloud cover 76).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 45).

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Average visibility in March
Prudhoe Bay, AK

Average visibility in March - Prudhoe Bay, AK
  • Average visibility in March: 4mi

Months with the highest visibility are June, July, August, September and October (6mi).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, March and December (4mi).

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