Yakutat
Alaska, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Yakutat, AK

A beautiful panorama of the famous St Elias Mountain covered in snow and clouds, with a view of the Hubbard Glacier, Yakutat, Alaska
A beautiful panorama of the famous St Elias Mountain covered in snow and clouds, with a view of the Hubbard Glacier, Yakutat, Alaska
March, the first month of the spring, in Yakutat, is still a cold month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 24.6°F (-4.1°C) and an average high of 39.6°F (4.2°C).

Temperature

In Yakutat, the average high-temperature in March is essentially the same as in February - a still cold 39.6°F (4.2°C). The average low-temperature, in Yakutat, Alaska, is 24.6°F (-4.1°C).

Rainfall

In Yakutat, in March, during 19.3 rainfall days, 11" (278.9mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 240 rainfall days, and 155.2" (3941.6mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through May, October through December. In Yakutat, during March, snow falls for 11.6 days and regularly aggregates up to 28.5" (723.9mm) of snow. In Yakutat, during the entire year, snow falls for 64 days, and aggregates up to 150.5" (3822.8mm) of snow.

Ocean temperature

Months with the coldest seawater in Yakutat are January through April, with an average ocean temperature of 42.8°F (6°C).
Note: At temperatures below 50°F (10°C), swimming in a suitably protected swimsuit is feasible; otherwise, cold shock and loss of breathing control are imminent. Even a short swim, without thermal protection, at temperatures around 55.4°F (13°C) is not comfortable.

Daylight

In Yakutat, the average length of the day is 11.9h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine is 6h.

UV index

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Yakutat, Alaska, is 1. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
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 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 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in March in Yakutat?

In March, in Yakutat, the average high-temperature is 39.6°F (4.2°C), and the average low-temperature is 24.6°F (-4.1°C).

How many days does it rain in March in Yakutat?

In Yakutat, in March, during 19.3 rainfall days, 11" (278.9mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How many days does it snow in March in Yakutat?

In March, in Yakutat, it is snowing for 11.6 days. Throughout March, 28.5" (723.9mm) of snow is accumulated.

When is the ocean coldest in Yakutat?

January through April, with an average ocean temperature of 42.8°F (6°C), are months with the coldest seawater in Yakutat.

What is the water temperature in March in Yakutat?

In March, the average ocean temperature in Yakutat is 42.8°F (6°C). At temperatures below 50°F (10°C), swimming in a suitably protected swimsuit is feasible; otherwise, cold shock and loss of breathing control are imminent. Even a short swim, without thermal protection, at temperatures around 55.4°F (13°C) is not comfortable.

What is the average length of the day in March in Yakutat?

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

How long on average sun shines in March in Yakutat?

The average sunshine in March is 6h.

How high is the UV index in March in Yakutat?

In Yakutat, Alaska, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 1. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal hazard to health from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in March - Yakutat, AK
  • Average high temperature in March: 39.5°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (60.6°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (33.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 24.6°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (48.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (22.4°F).

Average rainfall in March - Yakutat, AK
  • Average rainfall in March: 11"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (22").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is June (6.4").

Average rainfall days in March - Yakutat, AK
  • Average rainfall days in March: 19.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is October (24 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is June (17 days).

Average snowfall in March - Yakutat, AK
  • Average snowfall in March: 28.5"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (31.3").
Months with the lowest snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in March - Yakutat, AK
  • Average snowfall days in March: 11.6 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (12.6 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average sea temperature in March - Yakutat, AK
  • Average sea temperature in March: 43°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (57°F).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are January, February, March and April (43°F).

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 18.6h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 6.2h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 6h

Months with most sunshine are May and June (Average sunshine: 9h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 1h).

Average UV index in March - Yakutat, AK
  • Average UV index in March: 1

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 5).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 0).