New Orleans
Louisiana, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
New Orleans, LA

Commuter buses on the street in New Orleans, Louisiana, with a view of the city buildings and palm trees along the roadsides
Commuter buses on the street in New Orleans, Louisiana, with a view of the city buildings and palm trees along the roadsides
The first month of the spring, Marzo, is a pleasant month in New Orleans, Louisiana, with average temperature ranging between min 53.4°F (11.9°C) and max 71.8°F (22.1°C).

Temperature

In New Orleans, Louisiana, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from an enjoyable 65.5°F (18.6°C) in Febrero, to a pleasant 71.8°F (22.1°C). The average low-temperature, in New Orleans, Louisiana, is 53.4°F (11.9°C).

Humidity

Marzo is the least humid month, with an average relative humidity of 72.9%.

Rainfall

In New Orleans, in Marzo, it is raining for 8.3 days, with typically 4.55" (115.6mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in New Orleans, Louisiana, there are 114.8 rainfall days, and 62.44" (1586.1mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

In Marzo, the average length of the day in New Orleans is 12h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Marzo is 7.1h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in New Orleans, Louisiana, is 8. A UV Index estimate of 8 to 10 represents a very high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: In Marzo, the average maximum UV index of 8 translate into the following recommendations:
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. 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.

What is the temperature in Marzo in New Orleans?

In New Orleans, Louisiana, in Marzo, the average high-temperature is 71.8°F (22.1°C), and the average low-temperature is 53.4°F (11.9°C).

What is the least humid month in New Orleans?

Marzo is the least humid month in New Orleans, Louisiana, with an average relative humidity of 72.9%.

What is the average humidity in Marzo in New Orleans?

The average relative humidity in Marzo in New Orleans, Louisiana, is 72.9%.

How much does it rain in New Orleans in Marzo?

In Marzo, the rain falls for 8.3 days. Throughout Marzo, 4.55" (115.6mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the average length of the day in Marzo in New Orleans?

The average length of the day in Marzo in New Orleans, Louisiana, is 12h.

How long on average sun shines in Marzo in New Orleans?

The average sunshine in Marzo in New Orleans, Louisiana, is 7.1h.

What is the UV index intensity in Marzo in New Orleans?

The average daily maximum UV index in Marzo is 8. A UV Index of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health threat from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in March - New Orleans, LA
  • Average high temperature in March: 71.8°F

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (91.2°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (62.1°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 53.5°F

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (75.3°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (44.7°F).

Average humidity in March - New Orleans, LA
  • Average humidity in March: 72.9%

The month with the highest relative humidity is August (79.4%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is March (72.9%).

Average rainfall in March - New Orleans, LA
  • Average rainfall in March: 4.6"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (8.1").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is October (3.5").

Average rainfall days in March - New Orleans, LA
  • Average rainfall days in March: 8.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (13.6 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is April (6.9 days).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - New Orleans, 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: 7.1h

The month with most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 9.1h).
The month with least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 4.9h).

Average UV index in March - New Orleans, 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).