March weather forecast and climate
Salisbury, CT

Weather in March

The first month of the spring, March, is still a cold month in Salisbury, Connecticut, with average temperature ranging between min 26.2°F (-3.2°C) and max 41.5°F (5.3°C).

Temperature

In Salisbury, the average high-temperature in March slightly increases, from 33.6°F (0.9°C) in February, to a still wintry 41.5°F (5.3°C). In Salisbury, the average low-temperature is 26.2°F (-3.2°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Salisbury is 79%.

Rainfall

In March, in Salisbury, the rain falls for 12.9 days. Throughout March, 2.48" (63mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In Salisbury, Connecticut, during the entire year, the rain falls for 157.5 days and collects up to 32.64" (829mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through May, October through December. In Salisbury, Connecticut, in March, snow falls for 9.8 days, with typically accumulated 5.71" (145mm) of snow. Throughout the year, there are 51.4 snowfall days, and 28.27" (718mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In March, the average sunshine is 5.5h.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index in Salisbury are January through March, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health hazard from the 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:
Extended sun exposure is not an issue for the majority. Children, infants, and fair-skinned individuals always need to be protected. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in March in Salisbury?

The average high-temperature, in March, in Salisbury, Connecticut, is 41.5°F (5.3°C), while the average low-temperature is 26.2°F (-3.2°C).

What is the average humidity in March in Salisbury?

In March, the average relative humidity is 79%.

How many days does it rain in March in Salisbury?

In Salisbury, in March, during 12.9 rainfall days, 2.48" (63mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How many days does it snow in March in Salisbury?

In Salisbury, Connecticut, in March, during 9.8 snowfall days, 5.71" (145mm) of snow is typically accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Salisbury have in March?

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

How long on average sun shines in March in Salisbury?

In Salisbury, Connecticut, the average sunshine in March is 5.5h.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Salisbury?

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

What is the UV index intensity in March in Salisbury?

The average daily maximum UV index in March in Salisbury is 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in March
Salisbury, CT

Average temperature in March - Salisbury, CT
  • Average high temperature in March: 41.5°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°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 26.2°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (60.1°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (17.6°F).

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Average pressure in March
Salisbury, CT

Average pressure in March - Salisbury, CT
  • Average pressure in March: 30.05"

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

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Average wind speed in March
Salisbury, CT

Average wind speed in March - Salisbury, CT
  • Average wind speed in March: 8.1mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is March (8.1mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (5mph).

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Average humidity in March
Salisbury, CT

Average humidity in March - Salisbury, CT
  • Average humidity in March: 79%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (83%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (75%).

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Average rainfall in March
Salisbury, CT

Average rainfall in March - Salisbury, CT
  • Average rainfall in March: 2.48"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (3.19").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (2.17").

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Average rainfall days in March
Salisbury, CT

Average rainfall days in March - Salisbury, CT
  • Average rainfall days in March: 12.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (18.1 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (8.2 days).

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Average snowfall in March
Salisbury, CT

Average snowfall in March - Salisbury, CT
  • Average snowfall in March: 5.71"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (6.81").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in March
Salisbury, CT

Average snowfall days in March - Salisbury, CT
  • Average snowfall days in March: 9.8 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (12.6 days).
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
Salisbury, CT

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Salisbury, CT
  • Average daylight in March: 12h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.2h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.2h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 5.5h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 9.9h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 3.8h).

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Average sunshine days in March
Salisbury, CT

Average sunshine days in March - Salisbury, CT
  • Average sunshine days in March: 12.1 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (15.8 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (11.2 days).

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Average UV index in March
Salisbury, CT

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

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 5).
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
Salisbury, CT

Average cloud cover in March - Salisbury, CT
  • Average cloud cover in March: 55

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 58).
Months with the least cloud cover are July and August (Cloud cover 39).

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Average visibility in March
Salisbury, CT

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

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

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