March weather forecast
Hawthorne, DC

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Weather in March

March heralds the arrival of spring in Hawthorne, marked by warming temperatures and increased rainfall. Swaying from the leftover chill, the month experiences a more significant rise in temperatures, recorded between 37°F (2.8°C) and 52.3°F (11.3°C). March welcomes in more rainfall leading to the city's green spaces becoming more vibrant. Despite the erratic rain, activities within Hawthorne flourish due to the enhanced visibility and longer daylight hours. With spring in the air, Hawthorne's city life starts buzzing with renewed energy.

Temperature

In March, the meteorological conditions subtly change with the average high-temperature edging from a frosty 43.9°F (6.6°C) in February to a fresh 52.3°F (11.3°C). During the month of March, Hawthorne experiences a steady low-temperature average of 37°F (2.8°C).

Humidity

In March, the average relative humidity is 71%.

Rainfall

In Hawthorne, in March, it is raining for 13.3 days, with typically 2.28" (58mm) of accumulated precipitation. In Hawthorne, during the entire year, the rain falls for 154.8 days and collects up to 30.28" (769mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through April, November and December are months with snowfall in Hawthorne, District of Columbia. In March, in Hawthorne, it is snowing for 3.1 days. Throughout March, 2.52" (64mm) of snow is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 15 snowfall days, and 9.17" (233mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

The average length of the day in March is 11h and 59min.
On the first day of March, sunrise is at 6:39 am and sunset at 6:01 pm EST. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:53 am and sunset at 7:31 pm EDT.
Note: On Sunday, March 10. 2024, at 2:00 am, Daylight Saving Time starts, and the time zone changes from EST to EDT. Daylight Saving Time lasts until Sunday, November 3. 2024, at 2:00 am; consequently, the time zone reverts from EDT to EST.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in March in Hawthorne is 6.7h.

UV index

In Hawthorne, District of Columbia, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 3. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium vulnerability from unprotected exposure to Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The maximum UV index of 3 during March translates into these guidelines:
Exercise prevention - Precautions against solar damage are endorsed. To protect against the Sun's most potent rays, avoid direct exposure around midday. By wearing a generously brimmed hat, you can cut UV radiation exposure significantly. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.
Updated: Feb 10, 2024 | Published by: Weather U.S. | About Us / Weather Forecasting / Data Sources

Frequently asked questions

What are March temperatures in Hawthorne?

In March, in Hawthorne, the average high-temperature is 52.3°F (11.3°C), and the average low-temperature is 37°F (2.8°C).

What is the average humidity in March in Hawthorne?

In March, the average relative humidity is 71%.

How much does it rain in Hawthorne in March?

In Hawthorne, in March, it is raining for 13.3 days, with typically 2.28" (58mm) of accumulated precipitation.

How many days does it snow in March in Hawthorne?

In Hawthorne, in March, during 3.1 snowfall days, 2.52" (64mm) of snow is typically accumulated.

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

In Hawthorne, District of Columbia, the average day length in March is 11h and 59min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in March in Hawthorne?

On the first day of March in Hawthorne, District of Columbia, sunrise is at 6:39 am and sunset at 6:01 pm EST. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:53 am and sunset at 7:31 pm EDT.

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

On Sunday, March 10. 2024, at 2:00 am, Daylight Saving Time starts in Hawthorne, District of Columbia, and the time zone changes from EST to EDT. DST ends Sunday, November 3. 2024, at 2:00 am.

How long on average sun shines in March in Hawthorne?

In Hawthorne, District of Columbia, the average sunshine duration in March is 6.7h.

How high is the UV index in March in Hawthorne?

In Hawthorne, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 3. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium hazard to health from unsafe exposure to Sun's UV rays.
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Average temperature in March
Hawthorne, DC

Average temperature in March - Hawthorne, DC
  • Average high temperature in March: 52.3°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (87.4°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (39.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 37°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (69.6°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (27.1°F).

Average pressure in March
Hawthorne, DC

Average pressure in March - Hawthorne, DC
  • Average pressure in March: 30.08"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.14"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.95"Hg).

Average wind speed in March
Hawthorne, DC

Average wind speed in March - Hawthorne, DC
  • 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 (5.2mph).

Average humidity in March
Hawthorne, DC

Average humidity in March - Hawthorne, DC
  • Average humidity in March: 71%

The months with the highest relative humidity are May, October and December (75%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (69%).

Average rainfall in March
Hawthorne, DC

Average rainfall in March - Hawthorne, DC
  • Average rainfall in March: 2.28"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (3.86").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (1.89").

Average rainfall days in March
Hawthorne, DC

Average rainfall days in March - Hawthorne, DC
  • Average rainfall days in March: 13.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (17.7 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (8.5 days).

Average snowfall in March
Hawthorne, DC

Average snowfall in March - Hawthorne, DC
  • Average snowfall in March: 2.52"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (2.87").
The months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

Average snowfall days in March
Hawthorne, DC

Average snowfall days in March - Hawthorne, DC
  • Average snowfall days in March: 3.1 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (4.6 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average daylight in March /
Average sunshine in March
Hawthorne, DC

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Hawthorne, DC
  • Average daylight in March: 12h and 0min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 54min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 30min).

  • Average sunshine in March: 6h and 4min

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10h and 36min).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4h and 54min).

Average sunshine days in March
Hawthorne, DC

Average sunshine days in March - Hawthorne, DC
  • Average sunshine days in March: 15 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (19.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is May (12 days).

Average UV index in March
Hawthorne, DC

Average UV index in March - Hawthorne, DC
  • Average UV index in March: 3

The months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 6).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 2).

Average cloud cover in March
Hawthorne, DC

Average cloud cover in March - Hawthorne, DC
  • Average cloud cover in March: 47

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 47).
The month with the least cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 32).

Average visibility in March
Hawthorne, DC

Average visibility in March - Hawthorne, DC
  • Average visibility in March: 6mi

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

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