March weather forecast
Fresno, CA

The artificial Millerton Lake near Fresno in California
The artificial Millerton Lake near Fresno in California

Weather in March

The first month of the spring, March, is a comfortable month in Fresno, California, with temperature in the range of an average low of 46.2°F (7.9°C) and an average high of 65.8°F (18.8°C).

Temperature

In Fresno, the average high-temperature in March is practically the same as in February - an enjoyable 65.8°F (18.8°C). The average low-temperature, in Fresno, California, is 46.2°F (7.9°C).

Humidity

In Fresno, the average relative humidity in March is 61%.

Rainfall

March is the month with the most rainfall in Fresno. Rain falls for 10.3 days and accumulates 2.01" (51mm) of precipitation.

Daylight

The average length of the day in March is 11h and 59min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:29 am and sunset at 5:53 pm PST. On the last day of March, sunrise is at 6:45 am and sunset at 7:20 pm PDT.
Note: On Sunday, March 13. 2022, at 2:00 am, Daylight Saving Time starts, and the time zone changes from PST to PDT. Daylight Saving Time lasts until Sunday, November 6. 2022, at 2:00 am; consequently, the time zone reverts from PDT to PST.

Sunshine

In Fresno, the average sunshine in March is 8.6h.

UV index

In Fresno, California, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 4. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health risk from unsafe exposure to UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: In March, the average maximum UV index of 4 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against skin and eye damage is obliged. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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.
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FAQ

What is the average humidity in March in Fresno?

In Fresno, the average relative humidity in March is 61%.

What is the wettest month in Fresno?

The month with the most rainfall in Fresno is March, when the rain falls for 10.3 days and typically aggregates up to 2.01" (51mm) of precipitation.

How many days does it rain in March in Fresno?

In Fresno, California, in March, during 10.3 rainfall days, 2.01" (51mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

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

The average day length in March in Fresno is 11h and 59min.

When are sunrise and sunset in March in Fresno?

In March, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:29 am and sunset at 5:53 pm PST. On the last day of the month, in Fresno, California, sunrise is at 6:45 am and sunset at 7:20 pm PDT.

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

On Sunday, March 13. 2022, at 2:00 am, Daylight Saving Time starts in Fresno, California, and the time zone changes from PST to PDT. DST ends Sunday, November 6. 2022, at 2:00 am.

How many hours of sunshine does Fresno have in March?

The average sunshine duration in March in Fresno, California, is 8.6h.

How high is the UV index in March in Fresno?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Fresno, California, is 4. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health threat from unprotected exposure to UV radiation.
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Average temperature in March
Fresno, CA

Average temperature in March - Fresno, CA
  • Average high temperature in March: 65.8°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (99.7°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (56.1°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 46.2°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (67.3°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is December (41.4°F).

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Average pressure in March
Fresno, CA

Average pressure in March - Fresno, CA
  • Average pressure in March: 30.06"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.15"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.89"Hg).

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Average wind speed in March
Fresno, CA

Average wind speed in March - Fresno, CA
  • Average wind speed in March: 5mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is June (5.8mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is November (3.8mph).

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Average humidity in March
Fresno, CA

Average humidity in March - Fresno, CA
  • Average humidity in March: 61%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (65%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (28%).

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Average rainfall in March
Fresno, CA

Average rainfall in March - Fresno, CA
  • Average rainfall in March: 2.01"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is March (2.01").
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are June and August (0.08").

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Average rainfall days in March
Fresno, CA

Average rainfall days in March - Fresno, CA
  • Average rainfall days in March: 10.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (10.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is August (1.2 days).

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Average daylight in March /
Average sunshine in March
Fresno, CA

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Fresno, CA
  • Average daylight in March: 11h and 59min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 38min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 42min).

  • Average sunshine in March: 8h and 36min

The months with the most sunshine are June, July and August (Average sunshine: 12h and 6min).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6h and 30min).

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Average sunshine days in March
Fresno, CA

Average sunshine days in March - Fresno, CA
  • Average sunshine days in March: 19.5 days

The month with the most sunshine days is August (28.2 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is March (19.5 days).

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Average UV index in March
Fresno, CA

Average UV index in March - Fresno, CA
  • Average UV index in March: 4

The months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 7).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 3).

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Average cloud cover in March
Fresno, CA

Average cloud cover in March - Fresno, CA
  • Average cloud cover in March: 27

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 27).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 4).

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Average visibility in March
Fresno, CA

Average visibility in March - Fresno, CA
  • 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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