March weather forecast
West Helena, AR

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Weather in March

The first month of the spring, March, is a refreshing month in West Helena, Arkansas, with an average temperature fluctuating between 46.2°F (7.9°C) and 61.7°F (16.5°C).

Temperature

As March arrives, West Helena's weather shows an increase in high-temperatures, moving from February's cool 52.7°F (11.5°C) to a refreshing 61.7°F (16.5°C). During the month of March, the temperature falls to an average of 46.2°F (7.9°C).

Humidity

The months with the highest humidity in West Helena are March and December, with an average relative humidity of 78%.

Rainfall

In West Helena, in March, it is raining for 11.8 days, with typically 1.42" (36mm) of accumulated precipitation. In West Helena, during the entire year, the rain falls for 123 days and collects up to 16.02" (407mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

March through November are months without snowfall.

Daylight

In West Helena, the average length of the day in March is 12h and 0min.
On the first day of March, sunrise is at 6:30 am and sunset at 5:58 pm CST. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:49 am and sunset at 7:23 pm CDT.
Note: On Sunday, March 10. 2024, at 2:00 am, Daylight Saving Time starts, and the time zone changes from CST to CDT. Daylight Saving Time lasts until Sunday, November 3. 2024, at 2:00 am; consequently, the time zone reverts from CDT to CST.

Sunshine

In West Helena, the average sunshine in March is 6.7h.

UV index

In West Helena, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 4. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health risk from unsafe exposure to UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: In March, the maximum UV index of 4 suggests this advice:
Put precautions into practice - Guidance to elude sunburn is provided. Limiting sun exposure during midday hours helps in reducing the harmful effects of UV radiation. Shield yourself from the harmful effects of UV radiation with sun-protective attire, a hat, and quality sunglasses. Be alert! Nearly double the UV rays from the Sun can be reflected by snow.
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Frequently asked questions

What is the average March temperature in West Helena?

The high-temperature, in March, in West Helena, is 61.7°F (16.5°C), while the low-temperature averages to 46.2°F (7.9°C).

What is the most humid month in West Helena?

March and December, with an average relative humidity of 78%, are most humid months.

What is the average humidity in March in West Helena?

The average relative humidity in March in West Helena is 78%.

How much does it rain in West Helena in March?

In West Helena, in March, it is raining for 11.8 days, with typically 1.42" (36mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When it does not snow in West Helena?

March through November are months without snowfall in West Helena.

Does it snow in West Helena in March?

In March, in West Helena, Arkansas, it doesn't snow. February is the latest month when it typically snows.

How many hours of daylight does West Helena have in March?

In March, the average day length in West Helena is 12h and 0min.

When are sunrise and sunset in March in West Helena?

In March, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:30 am and sunset at 5:58 pm CST. On the last day of the month, in West Helena, Arkansas, sunrise is at 6:49 am and sunset at 7:23 pm CDT.

When does Daylight Saving Time (DST) start in March in West Helena?

On Sunday, March 10. 2024, at 2:00 am, Daylight Saving Time starts in West Helena, and the time zone changes from CST to CDT. DST ends Sunday, November 3. 2024, at 2:00 am.

How many hours of sunshine does West Helena have in March?

In West Helena, the average sunshine duration in March is 6.7h.

What is the UV index intensity in March in West Helena?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in West Helena, Arkansas, is 4. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health risk from unprotected exposure to UV radiation.
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Average temperature in March
West Helena, AR

Average temperature in March - West Helena, AR
  • Average high temperature in March: 61.7°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (89.2°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (48°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 46.2°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (73°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (35.4°F).

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Average pressure in March
West Helena, AR

Average pressure in March - West Helena, AR
  • Average pressure in March: 30.08"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.17"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.94"Hg).

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Average wind speed in March
West Helena, AR

Average wind speed in March - West Helena, AR
  • Average wind speed in March: 9.1mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (9.6mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (5.3mph).

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Average humidity in March
West Helena, AR

Average humidity in March - West Helena, AR
  • Average humidity in March: 78%

The months with the highest relative humidity are March and December (78%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (67%).

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Average rainfall in March
West Helena, AR

Average rainfall in March - West Helena, AR
  • Average rainfall in March: 1.42"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is April (1.89").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (0.67").

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Average rainfall days in March
West Helena, AR

Average rainfall days in March - West Helena, AR
  • Average rainfall days in March: 11.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (15 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (6.7 days).

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Average snowfall in March
West Helena, AR

Average snowfall in March - West Helena, AR
  • Average snowfall in March: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (0.28").
The months with the least snowfall are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0").

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Average snowfall days in March
West Helena, AR

Average snowfall days in March - West Helena, AR
  • Average snowfall days in March: 0.3 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (1.3 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

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Average daylight in March /
Average sunshine in March
West Helena, AR

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - West Helena, AR
  • Average daylight in March: 12h and 0min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 24min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 54min).

  • Average sunshine in March: 6h and 4min

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10h and 42min).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4h and 42min).

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Average sunshine days in March
West Helena, AR

Average sunshine days in March - West Helena, AR
  • Average sunshine days in March: 17.7 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (22.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (13.3 days).

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Average UV index in March
West Helena, AR

Average UV index in March - West Helena, AR
  • Average UV index in March: 4

The month with the highest UV index is June (UV index 7).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, February and December (UV index 3).

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Average cloud cover in March
West Helena, AR

Average cloud cover in March - West Helena, AR
  • Average cloud cover in March: 45

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 47).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 25).

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Average visibility in March
West Helena, AR

Average visibility in March - West Helena, AR
  • Average visibility in March: 6mi

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

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