Bethel
Maine, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Bethel, ME

A wooden closed bridge in Bethel, Maine, with beautiful yellow and green trees on both sides, on a warm, clear, and cool day in the fall
A wooden closed bridge in Bethel, Maine, with beautiful yellow and green trees on both sides, on a warm, clear, and cool day in the fall
March, the first month of the spring, in Bethel, is a cold month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 17.6°F (-8°C) and an average high of 39.2°F (4°C).

Temperature

In Bethel, Maine, the average high-temperature rises, from a freezing cold 28.4°F (-2°C) in February, to a cold 39.2°F (4°C). In Bethel, Maine, the average low-temperature is 17.6°F (-8°C).

Rainfall

In Bethel, in March, during 12 rainfall days, 3.3" (84mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Bethel, during the entire year, the rain falls for 141 days and collects up to 43.1" (1094mm) of precipitation.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In Bethel, the average sunshine in March is 5h.

UV index

In March, the average daily maximum UV index is 3. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 3 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions - Protection against the skin and eye damage is obliged. 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.

What is the temperature in March in Bethel?

In Bethel, Maine, in March, the average high-temperature is 39.2°F (4°C), and the average low-temperature is 17.6°F (-8°C).

How many days does it rain in March in Bethel?

In Bethel, Maine, in March, during 12 rainfall days, 3.3" (84mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

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

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

How long on average sun shines in March in Bethel?

The average sunshine in March is 5h.

What is the UV index reading in March in Bethel?

In Bethel, Maine, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 3. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in March - Bethel, ME
  • Average high temperature in March: 39°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (79°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (25°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 18°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (55°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (3°F).

Average rainfall in March - Bethel, ME
  • Average rainfall in March: 3.3"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (4.4").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (2.8").

Average rainfall days in March - Bethel, ME
  • Average rainfall days in March: 12 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are May, November and December (13 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are February and September (10 days).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Bethel, ME
  • Average daylight in March: 12h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.5h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.9h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 5h

Months with most sunshine are June, July and August (Average sunshine: 8h).
Months with least sunshine are November and December (Average sunshine: 3).

Average UV index in March - Bethel, ME
  • Average UV index in March: 3

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 8).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 1).