Sand Point
Alaska, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Sand Point, AK

March, the first month of the spring, in Sand Point, is still a cold month, with average temperature fluctuating between 28.9°F (-1.7°C) and 37.8°F (3.2°C).

Temperature

In Sand Point, the average high-temperature in March is essentially the same as in February - a still wintry 37.8°F (3.2°C). In March, the average low-temperature is 28.9°F (-1.7°C).

Rainfall

In March, the rain falls for 13 days. Throughout March, 3.3" (82.8mm) of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 145 rainfall days, and 44.7" (1134.9mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through April, November and December are months with snowfall. During March, Sand Point regularly aggregates up to 1.5" (38.1mm) of snow. In Sand Point, during the entire year, snow aggregates up to 12.9" (327.6mm).

Ocean temperature

With an average ocean temperature of 37.9°F (3.3°C), March is the month with the coldest seawater in Sand Point.
Note: For swimming, this is considered life-threatening and very dangerous. The water feels painfully cold, and hyperventilation quickly occurs. A specialized swimsuit is mandatory to reduce thermal damage.

Daylight

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

What is the temperature in March in Sand Point?

In March, the average high-temperature is 37.8°F (3.2°C), and the average low-temperature is 28.9°F (-1.7°C).

How many days does it rain in March in Sand Point?

In Sand Point, Alaska, during March, the rain falls for 13 days and regularly aggregates up to 3.3" (82.8mm) of precipitation.

How much does it snow in Sand Point in March?

During March, Sand Point regularly aggregates up to 1.5" (38.1mm) of snow.

What is the month with the coldest ocean in Sand Point?

With an average ocean temperature of 37.9°F (3.3°C), March is the month with the coldest seawater.

How cold is the water in March in Sand Point?

In Sand Point, the average seawater temperature in March is 37.9°F (3.3°C). For swimming, this is considered life-threatening and very dangerous. The water feels painfully cold, and hyperventilation quickly occurs. A specialized swimsuit is mandatory to reduce thermal damage.

What is the average length of the day in March in Sand Point?

The average length of the day in March in Sand Point is 11.9h.
Average temperature in March - Sand Point, AK
  • Average high temperature in March: 37.7°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (57.6°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is February (34.9°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 28.9°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (48.1°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (27°F).

Average rainfall in March - Sand Point, AK
  • Average rainfall in March: 3.3"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is September (6.3").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is April (2.4").

Average rainfall days in March - Sand Point, AK
  • Average rainfall days in March: 13 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are September and December (14 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are February and April (10 days).

Average snowfall in March - Sand Point, AK
  • Average snowfall in March: 1.5"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (5.6").
Months with the lowest snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

Average sea temperature in March - Sand Point, AK
  • Average sea temperature in March: 38°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 (38°F).

Average daylight in March - Sand Point, AK
  • Average daylight in March: 11.9h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 17.4h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 7.2h).