March weather forecast and climate
Prescott, AZ

Beautiful sunset above the calm Watson Lake in the Granite Dells of Prescott, Arizona
Beautiful sunset above the calm Watson Lake in the Granite Dells of Prescott, Arizona

Weather in March

March, the first month of the spring, in Prescott, is a moderate month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 59.7°F (15.4°C) and an average low of 37.9°F (3.3°C).

Temperature

In Prescott, the average high-temperature slightly increases, from a fresh 52.3°F (11.3°C) in February, to a moderate 59.7°F (15.4°C). The average low-temperature, in March, is 37.9°F (3.3°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in March is 42%.

Rainfall

In Prescott, during 5.2 rainfall days, 0.91" (23mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Prescott, there are 76.9 rainfall days, and 16.46" (418mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Prescott are January through April, November and December. In Prescott, during 1.1 snowfall days, 1.61" (41mm) of snow is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Prescott, there are 10.8 snowfall days, and 13.15" (334mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

In March, the average length of the day is 12h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Prescott is 9h.

UV index

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Prescott is 4. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: In March, the average maximum UV index of 4 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against sunburn is recommended. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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 Prescott?

In Prescott, Arizona, in March, the average high-temperature is 59.7°F (15.4°C), and the average low-temperature is 37.9°F (3.3°C).

What is the average humidity in March in Prescott?

In March, the average relative humidity in Prescott is 42%.

How many days does it rain in March in Prescott?

In Prescott, during March, the rain falls for 5.2 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.91" (23mm) of precipitation.

How many days does it snow in March in Prescott?

In March, in Prescott, Arizona, it is snowing for 1.1 days. Throughout March, 1.61" (41mm) of snow is accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Prescott have in March?

In March, the average length of the day is 12h.

How many hours of sunshine does Prescott have in March?

In Prescott, the average sunshine in March is 9h.

What is the UV index reading in March in Prescott?

In Prescott, Arizona, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 4. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health threat from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.

Average temperature in March
Prescott, AZ

Average temperature in March - Prescott, AZ
  • Average high temperature in March: 59.7°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (87.3°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (49.1°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 37.9°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (65.1°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is December (30.7°F).

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Average pressure in March
Prescott, AZ

Average pressure in March - Prescott, AZ
  • Average pressure in March: 29.98"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.12").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.83").

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Average wind speed in March
Prescott, AZ

Average wind speed in March - Prescott, AZ
  • Average wind speed in March: 7.3mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (8.3mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (5.4mph).

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Average humidity in March
Prescott, AZ

Average humidity in March - Prescott, AZ
  • Average humidity in March: 42%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (58%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is June (23%).

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Average rainfall in March
Prescott, AZ

Average rainfall in March - Prescott, AZ
  • Average rainfall in March: 0.91"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (4.33").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is June (0.24").

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Average rainfall days in March
Prescott, AZ

Average rainfall days in March - Prescott, AZ
  • Average rainfall days in March: 5.2 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are July and August (15.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is June (2.3 days).

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Average snowfall in March
Prescott, AZ

Average snowfall in March - Prescott, AZ
  • Average snowfall in March: 1.61"

The month with the highest snowfall is December (4.13").
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

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Average snowfall days in March
Prescott, AZ

Average snowfall days in March - Prescott, AZ
  • Average snowfall days in March: 1.1 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (3.5 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

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Average daylight in March /
Average sunshine in March
Prescott, AZ

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Prescott, AZ
  • Average daylight in March: 12h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.4h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.9h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 9h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 12.1h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6.7h).

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Average sunshine days in March
Prescott, AZ

Average sunshine days in March - Prescott, AZ
  • Average sunshine days in March: 25.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is May (26.8 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (12.8 days).

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Average UV index in March
Prescott, AZ

Average UV index in March - Prescott, AZ
  • Average UV index in March: 4

The month with the highest UV index is June (UV index 7).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in March
Prescott, AZ

Average cloud cover in March - Prescott, AZ
  • Average cloud cover in March: 19

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 24).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 7).

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Average visibility in March
Prescott, AZ

Average visibility in March - Prescott, AZ
  • Average visibility in March: 6mi

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

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