Palm Springs
California, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Palm Springs, CA

Palm trees at the base of the outstanding San Jacinto Mountains in Palm Springs, California
Palm trees at the base of the outstanding San Jacinto Mountains in Palm Springs, California
The first month of the spring, March, is also a moderately hot month in Palm Springs, California, with temperature in the range of an average low of 52.2°F (11.2°C) and an average high of 80.4°F (26.9°C).

Temperature

In Palm Springs, the average high-temperature slightly increases, from 73.9°F (23.3°C) in February, to a still warm 80.4°F (26.9°C). The average low-temperature, in March, is 52.2°F (11.2°C).

Rainfall

In Palm Springs, in March, during 1.6 rainfall days, 0.5" (13.5mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Palm Springs, there are 14.4 rainfall days, and 5" (126.2mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine in March is 9h.

UV index

In March, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions and adopt sun safety practices. Protection against sunburn is obliged. The Sun's UV radiation is most powerful between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. To the extent possible, limit exposure to the direct sun during these hours. 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.

What is the temperature in March in Palm Springs?

In March, in Palm Springs, the average high-temperature is 80.4°F (26.9°C), and the average low-temperature is 52.2°F (11.2°C).

How many days does it rain in March in Palm Springs?

In Palm Springs, during March, the rain falls for 1.6 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.5" (13.5mm) of precipitation.

How many hours of daylight does Palm Springs have in March?

The average length of the day in March in Palm Springs, California, is 12h.

How many hours of sunshine does Palm Springs have in March?

In Palm Springs, California, the average sunshine in March is 9h.

How high is the UV index in March in Palm Springs?

In Palm Springs, California, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in March - Palm Springs, CA
  • Average high temperature in March: 80.4°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (108.1°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (69.2°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 52.2°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (77.6°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is December (44.1°F).

Average rainfall in March - Palm Springs, CA
  • Average rainfall in March: 0.5"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (1.2").
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are May and June (0").

Average rainfall days in March - Palm Springs, CA
  • Average rainfall days in March: 1.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is February (3.2 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is June (0 days).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Palm Springs, CA
  • Average daylight in March: 12h

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

  • Average sunshine in March: 9h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 12h).
Months with least sunshine are January, February, November and December (Average sunshine: 8).

Average UV index in March - Palm Springs, CA
  • Average UV index in March: 6

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 11).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 3).