Fayetteville
Arkansas, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Fayetteville, AR

Green trees and parked cars on the roadsides of College Avenue leading to the iconic Washington County Courthouse in Fayetteville, Arkansas
Green trees and parked cars on the roadsides of College Avenue leading to the iconic Washington County Courthouse in Fayetteville, Arkansas
March, the first month of the spring, in Fayetteville, is a moderate month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 37.8°F (3.2°C) and an average high of 59.2°F (15.1°C).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from a cool 51.1°F (10.6°C) in February, to a moderate 59.2°F (15.1°C). In March, in Fayetteville, the average low-temperature is 37.8°F (3.2°C).

Rainfall

In Fayetteville, during March, the rain falls for 9.1 days and regularly aggregates up to 4" (102.1mm) of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 100.7 rainfall days, and 45.5" (1156.5mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through April, November and December. In March, it is snowing for 0.1 days. Throughout March, 1.1" (27.9mm) of snow is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 2.5 snowfall days, and 8.6" (218.3mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In March, the average sunshine in Fayetteville is 7h.

UV index

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Fayetteville is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 in March interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions and adopt sun safety practices. Protection against sunburn is obliged. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. 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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.

What is the temperature in March in Fayetteville?

In March, in Fayetteville, the average high-temperature is 59.2°F (15.1°C), and the average low-temperature is 37.8°F (3.2°C).

How many days does it rain in March in Fayetteville?

In Fayetteville, during March, the rain falls for 9.1 days and regularly aggregates up to 4" (102.1mm) of precipitation.

How many days does it snow in March in Fayetteville?

In Fayetteville, Arkansas, in March, during 0.1 snowfall days, 1.1" (27.9mm) of snow is typically accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Fayetteville have in March?

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

How long on average sun shines in March in Fayetteville?

In March, the average sunshine in Fayetteville, Arkansas, is 7h.

What is the UV index reading in March in Fayetteville?

In Fayetteville, Arkansas, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in March - Fayetteville, AR
  • Average high temperature in March: 59.2°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (89.2°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (46.4°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 37.8°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (69.2°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (26.3°F).

Average rainfall in March - Fayetteville, AR
  • Average rainfall in March: 4"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (5.2").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (2.4").

Average rainfall days in March - Fayetteville, AR
  • Average rainfall days in March: 9.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (12.4 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is January (6.5 days).

Average snowfall in March - Fayetteville, AR
  • Average snowfall in March: 1.1"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (2.8").
Months with the lowest snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

Average snowfall days in March - Fayetteville, AR
  • Average snowfall days in March: 0.1 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (1.1 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Fayetteville, AR
  • Average daylight in March: 12h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.6h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.7h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 7h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 11h).
Months with least sunshine are November and December (Average sunshine: 5).

Average UV index in March - Fayetteville, AR
  • Average UV index in March: 6

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 10).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 2).