March weather forecast
Lexington, KY

A sunset view of the ancient buildings in Lexington, Kentucky
A sunset view of the ancient buildings in Lexington, Kentucky

Weather in March

March, the first month of the spring in Lexington, is a cool month, with an average temperature fluctuating between 53.4°F (11.9°C) and 36.7°F (2.6°C).

Temperature

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

Humidity

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

Rainfall

In Lexington, in March, it is raining for 14.9 days, with typically 3.35" (85mm) of accumulated precipitation. In Lexington, Kentucky, during the entire year, the rain falls for 172.1 days and collects up to 37.95" (964mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through April, October through December are months with snowfall in Lexington, Kentucky. In March, in Lexington, Kentucky, it is snowing for 4.7 days. Throughout March, 2.2" (56mm) of snow is accumulated. In Lexington, during the entire year, snow falls for 34.8 days and aggregates up to 11.3" (287mm) of snow.

Daylight

In Lexington, Kentucky, the average length of the day in March is 11h and 59min.
On the first day of March, sunrise is at 7:09 am and sunset at 6:31 pm EST. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 7:24 am and sunset at 8:00 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 Lexington, the average sunshine in March is 5.7h.

UV index

In March, the average daily maximum UV index is 3. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health hazard from 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 skin and eye damage is obliged. 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 the 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. 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 Lexington?

The average relative humidity in March in Lexington is 79%.

How many days does it rain in March in Lexington?

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

How many days does it snow in March in Lexington?

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 day length in March in Lexington is 11h and 59min.

When are sunrise and sunset in March in Lexington?

In March, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 7:09 am and sunset at 6:31 pm EST. On the last day of the month, in Lexington, Kentucky, sunrise is at 7:24 am and sunset at 8:00 pm EDT.

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

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

How long on average sun shines in March in Lexington?

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

What is the UV index intensity in March in Lexington?

In Lexington, Kentucky, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 3. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health threat from unprotected exposure to UV radiation.
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Average temperature in March
Lexington, KY

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).

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Average pressure in March
Lexington, KY

Average pressure in March - Lexington, KY
  • Average pressure in March: 30.09"Hg

The months with the highest atmospheric pressure are January and November (30.15"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.96"Hg).

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Average wind speed in March
Lexington, KY

Average wind speed in March - Lexington, KY
  • Average wind speed in March: 8.5mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (9mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (5.4mph).

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Average humidity in March
Lexington, KY

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%).

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Average rainfall in March
Lexington, KY

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 least rainfall) is September (2.32").

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Average rainfall days in March
Lexington, KY

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 least rainy days is November (10.3 days).

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Average snowfall in March
Lexington, KY

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

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

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Average snowfall days in March
Lexington, KY

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).
The months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

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Average daylight in March /
Average sunshine in March
Lexington, KY

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Lexington, KY
  • Average daylight in March: 11h and 59min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 46min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 35min).

  • Average sunshine in March: 5h and 42min

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10h and 0min).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 3h and 54min).

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Average sunshine days in March
Lexington, KY

Average sunshine days in March - Lexington, KY
  • Average sunshine days in March: 11.9 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (16.6 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (9.8 days).

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Average UV index in March
Lexington, KY

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

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

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Average cloud cover in March
Lexington, KY

Average cloud cover in March - Lexington, KY
  • Average cloud cover in March: 53

The months with the most cloud cover are January and February (Cloud cover 59).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 30).

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Average visibility in March
Lexington, KY

Average visibility in March - Lexington, KY
  • Average visibility in March: 5mi

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

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