March weather forecast and climate
Skagway, AK

March is cold in Skagway with partly clear skies as the winter still casts its spell on the landscape. The average temperatures are in the 27°F (-2.8°C) to 40°F (4.4°C) range with many freezing nights and mostly cold days.
Early mornings can be foggy, and snow still covers the ground, as March records 3.3" (83.8mm) of snowfall. Layered clothing works best even though the sunshine improves a little along with the daylight.
Ice fishing is a favorite activity among the locals with the numerous water bodies around Skagway. Overall, March still waits for the cold to subside with the arrival of spring.
Average temperature in March - Skagway, AK
  • Average high temperature in March: 39.4°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (66.9°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (26.9°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 27°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (50.4°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (17.3°F).

Average rainfall in March - Skagway, AK
  • Average rainfall in March: 1.6"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (4.2").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is June (1.1").

Average rainfall days in March - Skagway, AK
  • Average rainfall days in March: 10 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is October (18 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are April, May and June (8 days).

Average snowfall in March - Skagway, AK
  • Average snowfall in March: 3.3"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (14.2").
Months with the lowest snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

Average daylight in March - Skagway, AK
  • Average daylight in March: 11.9h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 18.5h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 6.2h).