March weather forecast
Riverton, CT

Weather in March

The first month of the spring, March, is still a cold month in Riverton, Connecticut, with an average temperature varying between 42.1°F (5.6°C) and 27°F (-2.8°C).

Temperature

In Riverton, the average high-temperature in March marginally rises from 34.2°F (1.2°C) in February to a still wintry 42.1°F (5.6°C). The average low-temperature, in Riverton, Connecticut, is 27°F (-2.8°C).

Humidity

In Riverton, Connecticut, the average relative humidity in March is 78%.

Rainfall

In March, in Riverton, the rain falls for 10.3 days. Throughout March, 0.91" (23mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In Riverton, during the entire year, the rain falls for 134.4 days and collects up to 15.67" (398mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through April, October through December. In Riverton, in March, during 6.4 snowfall days, 0.87" (22mm) of snow is typically accumulated. In Riverton, Connecticut, during the entire year, snow falls for 33.4 days and aggregates up to 7.32" (186mm) of snow.

Daylight

The average length of the day in March is 11h and 58min.
On the first day of March, sunrise is at 6:26 am and sunset at 5:42 pm EST. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:35 am and sunset at 7:16 pm EDT.
Note: On Sunday, March 13. 2022, at 2:00 am, Daylight Saving Time starts, and the time zone changes from EST to EDT. Daylight Saving Time lasts until Sunday, November 6. 2022, at 2:00 am; consequently, the time zone reverts from EDT to EST.

Sunshine

In March, the average sunshine in Riverton is 5.6h.

UV index

The months with the lowest UV index are January through March, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health hazard from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
Note: In March, the average maximum UV index of 2 translate into the following recommendations:
Most people can stay in the Sun for up to 1 hour without burning, apart from children that always must be protected from sun exposure. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.
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FAQ

What is the average humidity in March in Riverton?

In March, the average relative humidity in Riverton is 78%.

How many days does it rain in March in Riverton?

In March, in Riverton, Connecticut, the rain falls for 10.3 days. Throughout March, 0.91" (23mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

How much does it snow in Riverton in March?

In March, it is snowing for 6.4 days. Throughout March, 0.87" (22mm) of snow is accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Riverton have in March?

The average day length in March is 11h and 58min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in March in Riverton?

In March, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:26 am and sunset at 5:42 pm EST. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:35 am and sunset at 7:16 pm EDT.

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

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

How many hours of sunshine does Riverton have in March?

The average sunshine duration in March is 5.6h.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in Riverton?

January through March, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index in Riverton, Connecticut.

What is the UV index reading in March in Riverton?

The average daily maximum UV index in March in Riverton is 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to UV radiation.
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Average temperature in March
Riverton, CT

Average temperature in March - Riverton, CT
  • Average high temperature in March: 42.1°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (81°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (30.6°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 27°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (61.3°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (18.7°F).

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Average pressure in March
Riverton, CT

Average pressure in March - Riverton, CT
  • Average pressure in March: 30.04"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.09"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.93"Hg).

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Average wind speed in March
Riverton, CT

Average wind speed in March - Riverton, CT
  • Average wind speed in March: 8.6mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (8.7mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (5.3mph).

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Average humidity in March
Riverton, CT

Average humidity in March - Riverton, CT
  • Average humidity in March: 78%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (82%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (73%).

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Average rainfall in March
Riverton, CT

Average rainfall in March - Riverton, CT
  • Average rainfall in March: 0.91"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (1.85").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (0.75").

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Average rainfall days in March
Riverton, CT

Average rainfall days in March - Riverton, CT
  • Average rainfall days in March: 10.3 days

The months with the highest number of rainy days are May and July (15.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (5.9 days).

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Average snowfall in March
Riverton, CT

Average snowfall in March - Riverton, CT
  • Average snowfall in March: 0.87"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (2.52").
The months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in March
Riverton, CT

Average snowfall days in March - Riverton, CT
  • Average snowfall days in March: 6.4 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (9.3 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

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Average daylight in March /
Average sunshine in March
Riverton, CT

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Riverton, CT
  • Average daylight in March: 11h and 58min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h and 11min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 11min).

  • Average sunshine in March: 5h and 36min

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 9h and 54min).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4h and 18min).

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Average sunshine days in March
Riverton, CT

Average sunshine days in March - Riverton, CT
  • Average sunshine days in March: 16.2 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (19.4 days).
The months with the least sunshine days are April and May (13.1 days).

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Average UV index in March
Riverton, CT

Average UV index in March - Riverton, CT
  • Average UV index in March: 2

The month with the highest UV index is June (UV index 6).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, November and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in March
Riverton, CT

Average cloud cover in March - Riverton, CT
  • Average cloud cover in March: 53

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 54).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 38).

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Average visibility in March
Riverton, CT

Average visibility in March - Riverton, CT
  • Average visibility in March: 5mi

The months with the highest visibility are January, April, November and December (6mi).
The months with the lowest visibility are February, March, May, June, July, August, September and October (5mi).

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