Lexington
Kentucky, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Lexington, KY

A sunset view of the ancient buildings in Lexington, Kentucky
A sunset view of the ancient buildings in Lexington, Kentucky
March, the first month of the spring, in Lexington, is a cool month, with average temperature ranging between min 36.7°F (2.6°C) and max 53.4°F (11.9°C).

Temperature

In Lexington, the average high-temperature increases, from a frosty 43.5°F (6.4°C) in February, to a fresh 53.4°F (11.9°C). In Lexington, Kentucky, the average low-temperature is 36.7°F (2.6°C).

Humidity

In March, the average relative humidity in Lexington is 79%.

Rainfall

In Lexington, Kentucky, it is raining for 14.9 days, with typically 3.35" (85mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 172.1 rainfall days, and 37.95" (964mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through April, October through December. In Lexington, snow falls for 4.7 days, with typically accumulated 2.2" (56mm) of snow. Throughout the year, there are 34.8 snowfall days, and 11.3" (287mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

In Lexington, Kentucky, the average length of the day is 12h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in March is 5.7h.

UV index

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Lexington is 3. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 3 in March interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions - Protection against sunburn is recommended. 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in March in Lexington?

The average high-temperature, in March, is 53.4°F (11.9°C), while the average low-temperature is 36.7°F (2.6°C).

What is the average humidity in March in Lexington?

In Lexington, the average relative humidity in March is 79%.

How much does it rain in Lexington in March?

In Lexington, in March, it is raining for 14.9 days, with typically 3.35" (85mm) of accumulated precipitation.

How much does it snow in Lexington in March?

In Lexington, Kentucky, in March, during 4.7 snowfall days, 2.2" (56mm) of snow is typically accumulated.

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

The average length of the day in March in Lexington is 12h.

How many hours of sunshine does Lexington have in March?

In March, the average sunshine in Lexington is 5.7h.

What is the UV index reading in March in Lexington?

The average daily maximum UV index in March in Lexington, Kentucky, is 3. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in March - Lexington, KY
  • Average high temperature in March: 53.4°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (85.1°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (39°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 36.7°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (66.2°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (25.7°F).

Average humidity in March - Lexington, KY
  • Average humidity in March: 79%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (81%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is August (75%).

Average rainfall in March - Lexington, KY
  • Average rainfall in March: 3.35"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (3.82").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is September (2.32").

Average rainfall days in March - Lexington, KY
  • Average rainfall days in March: 14.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (18.3 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is November (10.3 days).

Average snowfall in March - Lexington, KY
  • Average snowfall in March: 2.2"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (3.07").
Months with the lowest snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in March - Lexington, KY
  • Average snowfall days in March: 4.7 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (9.7 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Lexington, KY
  • Average daylight in March: 12h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.8h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.6h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 5.7h

The month with most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10h).
The month with least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 3.9h).

Average UV index in March - Lexington, KY
  • Average UV index in March: 3

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