March weather forecast
Saint Cloud, MN

The lovely skyscape of Saint Cloud, Minnesota, with the view of the river in the far back
The lovely skyscape of Saint Cloud, Minnesota, with the view of the river in the far back

Weather in March

The first month of the spring, March, is a wintry month in Saint Cloud, Minnesota, with an average temperature varying between 23.7°F (-4.6°C) and 37.6°F (3.1°C).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature increases considerably from a freezing cold 22.5°F (-5.3°C) in February to a cold 37.6°F (3.1°C). The average low-temperature, in Saint Cloud, is 23.7°F (-4.6°C).

Humidity

In Saint Cloud, the average relative humidity in March is 83%.

Rainfall

In March, in Saint Cloud, the rain falls for 7.3 days. Throughout March, 0.98" (25mm) of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Saint Cloud, Minnesota, there are 107.2 rainfall days, and 15.75" (400mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through May, October through December. In Saint Cloud, Minnesota, during 8.3 snowfall days, 2.4" (61mm) of snow is typically accumulated. In Saint Cloud, Minnesota, during the entire year, snow falls for 59.3 days and aggregates up to 14.88" (378mm) of snow.

Daylight

In Saint Cloud, the average length of the day in March is 11h and 57min.
On the first day of March, sunrise is at 6:54 am and sunset at 6:03 pm CST. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:58 am and sunset at 7:43 pm CDT.
Note: On Sunday, March 13. 2022, at 2:00 am, Daylight Saving Time starts, and the time zone changes from CST to CDT. Daylight Saving Time lasts until Sunday, November 6. 2022, at 2:00 am; consequently, the time zone reverts from CDT to CST.

Sunshine

In March, the average sunshine in Saint Cloud is 4.9h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in March is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low health risk from unprotected exposure to Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 2 in March interpret into the following advice:
People with sensitive skin, children, and babies should always be protected from prolonged sun exposure. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.
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FAQ

What is the average humidity in March in Saint Cloud?

In March, the average relative humidity in Saint Cloud, Minnesota, is 83%.

How many days does it rain in March in Saint Cloud?

In Saint Cloud, in March, during 7.3 rainfall days, 0.98" (25mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How many days does it snow in March in Saint Cloud?

In Saint Cloud, Minnesota, in March, snow falls for 8.3 days, with typically accumulated 2.4" (61mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Saint Cloud have in March?

In Saint Cloud, Minnesota, the average day length in March is 11h and 57min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in March in Saint Cloud?

In March, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:54 am and sunset at 6:03 pm CST. On the last day of the month, in Saint Cloud, Minnesota, sunrise is at 6:58 am and sunset at 7:43 pm CDT.

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

On Sunday, March 13. 2022, at 2:00 am, Daylight Saving Time starts in Saint Cloud, Minnesota, and the time zone changes from CST to CDT. DST ends Sunday, November 6. 2022, at 2:00 am.

How long on average sun shines in March in Saint Cloud?

The average sunshine duration in March in Saint Cloud is 4.9h.

What is the UV index intensity in March in Saint Cloud?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Saint Cloud, Minnesota, is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low health threat from exposure to Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in March
Saint Cloud, MN

Average temperature in March - Saint Cloud, MN
  • Average high temperature in March: 37.6°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (80.6°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (18.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 23.7°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (61.2°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (6.1°F).

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Average pressure in March
Saint Cloud, MN

Average pressure in March - Saint Cloud, MN
  • Average pressure in March: 30.09"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is February (30.14").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.87").

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Average wind speed in March
Saint Cloud, MN

Average wind speed in March - Saint Cloud, MN
  • Average wind speed in March: 8.6mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (9.2mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (6.9mph).

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Average humidity in March
Saint Cloud, MN

Average humidity in March - Saint Cloud, MN
  • Average humidity in March: 83%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (90%).
The months with the lowest relative humidity are April and May (70%).

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Average rainfall in March
Saint Cloud, MN

Average rainfall in March - Saint Cloud, MN
  • Average rainfall in March: 0.98"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (2.72").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (0.35").

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Average rainfall days in March
Saint Cloud, MN

Average rainfall days in March - Saint Cloud, MN
  • Average rainfall days in March: 7.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (14.9 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (2.1 days).

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Average snowfall in March
Saint Cloud, MN

Average snowfall in March - Saint Cloud, MN
  • Average snowfall in March: 2.4"

The month with the highest snowfall is December (3.31").
The months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in March
Saint Cloud, MN

Average snowfall days in March - Saint Cloud, MN
  • Average snowfall days in March: 8.3 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (13.8 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

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Average daylight in March /
Average sunshine in March
Saint Cloud, MN

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Saint Cloud, MN
  • Average daylight in March: 11h and 57min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h and 38min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8h and 46min).

  • Average sunshine in March: 4.9h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.1h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 3.2h).

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Average sunshine days in March
Saint Cloud, MN

Average sunshine days in March - Saint Cloud, MN
  • Average sunshine days in March: 16.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (19.9 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is June (12.6 days).

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Average UV index in March
Saint Cloud, MN

Average UV index in March - Saint Cloud, MN
  • Average UV index in March: 2

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 6).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in March
Saint Cloud, MN

Average cloud cover in March - Saint Cloud, MN
  • Average cloud cover in March: 60

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 67).
The months with the least cloud cover are July and August (Cloud cover 32).

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Average visibility in March
Saint Cloud, MN

Average visibility in March - Saint Cloud, MN
  • Average visibility in March: 5mi

The months with the highest visibility are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (6mi).
The month with the lowest visibility is January (4mi).

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