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

March weather forecast and climate
Jonesboro, AR

March, the first month of the spring, in Jonesboro, is a comfortable month, with average temperature fluctuating between 61°F (16.1°C) and 37.9°F (3.3°C).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature increases, from a cool 51.1°F (10.6°C) in February, to a comfortable 61°F (16.1°C). In March, in Jonesboro, the average low-temperature is 37.9°F (3.3°C).

Rainfall

In March, in Jonesboro, the rain falls for 11 days. Throughout March, 4.4" (113mm) of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 108 rainfall days, and 46.2" (1173.2mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

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

UV index

In Jonesboro, Arkansas, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: In March, the average maximum UV index of 6 translate into the following recommendations:
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. 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.

What is the temperature in March in Jonesboro?

In Jonesboro, Arkansas, in March, the average high-temperature is 61°F (16.1°C), and the average low-temperature is 37.9°F (3.3°C).

How many days does it rain in March in Jonesboro?

In Jonesboro, in March, during 11 rainfall days, 4.4" (113mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

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

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

How many hours of sunshine does Jonesboro have in March?

The average sunshine in March is 7h.

What is the UV index reading in March in Jonesboro?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Jonesboro is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high hazard to health from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in March - Jonesboro, AR
  • Average high temperature in March: 61°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (92°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (46°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 38°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (70°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (26°F).

Average rainfall in March - Jonesboro, AR
  • Average rainfall in March: 4.5"

Wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are April and November (5").
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are July and August (2.7").

Average rainfall days in March - Jonesboro, AR
  • Average rainfall days in March: 11 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (11 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is October (7 days).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Jonesboro, 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: 9.8h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 7h

Months with most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 11h).
Months with least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 5).

Average UV index in March - Jonesboro, 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).