Jefferson City
Missouri, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Jefferson City, MO

The scenic view of the State Capitol building in Jefferson City, Missouri, surrounded by a beautiful park, reflected in a pool of water nearby
The scenic view of the State Capitol building in Jefferson City, Missouri, surrounded by a beautiful park, reflected in a pool of water nearby
March, the first month of the spring, in Jefferson City, is a mild month, with average temperature varying between 55.6°F (13.1°C) and 32.2°F (0.1°C).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature increases, from a frosty 45.3°F (7.4°C) in February, to a mild 55.6°F (13.1°C). In March, the average low-temperature is 32.2°F (0.1°C).

Rainfall

In Jefferson City, during March, the rain falls for 11 days and regularly aggregates up to 3" (76.2mm) of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Jefferson City, there are 109 rainfall days, and 43" (1093mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Jefferson City, Missouri, are January through April, November and December. In Jefferson City, in March, 1.4" (35.6mm) of snow is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Jefferson City, 13.8" (350.5mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In Jefferson City, the average sunshine is 6h.

UV index

In March, the average daily maximum UV index is 5. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 5 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions - Protection against sunburn is recommended. 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in March in Jefferson City?

The average high-temperature, in March, in Jefferson City, Missouri, is 55.6°F (13.1°C), while the average low-temperature is 32.2°F (0.1°C).

How much does it rain in Jefferson City in March?

In March, in Jefferson City, Missouri, the rain falls for 11 days. Throughout March, 3" (76.2mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

How much does it snow in Jefferson City in March?

In Jefferson City, in March, 1.4" (35.6mm) of snow is typically accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Jefferson City have in March?

The average length of the day in March in Jefferson City is 12h.

How many hours of sunshine does Jefferson City have in March?

In Jefferson City, Missouri, the average sunshine in March is 6h.

How high is the UV index in March in Jefferson City?

The average daily maximum UV index in March in Jefferson City, Missouri, is 5. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in March - Jefferson City, MO
  • Average high temperature in March: 55.5°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (88.3°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (39.9°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 32.2°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (67.2°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (19.9°F).

Average rainfall in March - Jefferson City, MO
  • Average rainfall in March: 3"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (5.2").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is January (1.9").

Average rainfall days in March - Jefferson City, MO
  • Average rainfall days in March: 11 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (12 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is January (7 days).

Average snowfall in March - Jefferson City, MO
  • Average snowfall in March: 1.4"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (4.8").
Months with the lowest snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Jefferson City, MO
  • Average daylight in March: 12h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.8h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.5h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 6h

Months with most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 10h).
Months with least sunshine are January, November and December (Average sunshine: 5).

Average UV index in March - Jefferson City, MO
  • Average UV index in March: 5

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 10).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 2).