Baton Rouge
Louisiana, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Baton Rouge, LA

Manicured lawns and beautiful trees approaching the State Capitol building in Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Manicured lawns and beautiful trees approaching the State Capitol building in Baton Rouge, Louisiana
March, the first month of the spring, in Baton Rouge, is an agreeable month, with average temperature ranging between max 72.7°F (22.6°C) and min 50.4°F (10.2°C).

Temperature

In Baton Rouge, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from an enjoyable 65.7°F (18.7°C) in February, to an agreeable 72.7°F (22.6°C). The average low-temperature, in March, is 50.4°F (10.2°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Baton Rouge is 73%.

Rainfall

In March, the rain falls for 8.3 days. Throughout March, 4.4" (112mm) of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 112.8 rainfall days, and 60.6" (1540.4mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

In Baton Rouge snow does not fall in January, March through December.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Baton Rouge is 12h.

Sunshine

In Baton Rouge, the average sunshine is 7h.

UV index

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, is 8. A UV Index value of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 8 interpret into the following advice:
Take extra precautions. Fair-skinned individuals may get burned in less than 10 minutes. The Sun's UV radiation is most powerful between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. To the extent possible, limit exposure to the direct sun during these hours. 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.

What is the temperature in March in Baton Rouge?

The average high-temperature, in March, in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, is 72.7°F (22.6°C), while the average low-temperature is 50.4°F (10.2°C).

What is the average humidity in March in Baton Rouge?

In March, the average relative humidity in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, is 73%.

How much does it rain in Baton Rouge in March?

In March, in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, the rain falls for 8.3 days. Throughout March, 4.4" (112mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Does it snow in Baton Rouge in March?

In March, in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, it doesn't snow. February is the latest month when it typically snows.

When it does not snow in Baton Rouge?

January, March through December are months without snowfall.

How many hours of daylight does Baton Rouge have in March?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Baton Rouge have in March?

The average sunshine in March is 7h.

What is the UV index reading in March in Baton Rouge?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, is 8. A UV Index of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high hazard to health from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in March - Baton Rouge, LA
  • Average high temperature in March: 72.7°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (92.5°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (62.3°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 50.3°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (73.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (41.2°F).

Average humidity in March - Baton Rouge, LA
  • Average humidity in March: 73%

The month with the highest relative humidity is August (78%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is January (62%).

Average rainfall in March - Baton Rouge, LA
  • Average rainfall in March: 4.4"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (6.4").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is November (4.1").

Average rainfall days in March - Baton Rouge, LA
  • Average rainfall days in March: 8.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (12.9 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are April and October (7.5 days).

Average snowfall in March - Baton Rouge, LA
  • Average snowfall in March: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (0.2").
Months with the lowest snowfall are January, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (0").

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Baton Rouge, LA
  • Average daylight in March: 12h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.1h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.2h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 7h

Months with most sunshine are May, June and July (Average sunshine: 9h).
Months with least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 5).

Average UV index in March - Baton Rouge, LA
  • Average UV index in March: 8

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 11).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 4).