Carson City
Nevada, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Carson City, NV

A walking path leading to the State Capital building entrance in Carson City, Nevada
A walking path leading to the State Capital building entrance in Carson City, Nevada
The first month of the spring, March, is a moderate month in Carson City, Nevada, with average temperature fluctuating between 29.8°F (-1.2°C) and 56.7°F (13.7°C).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature slightly increases, from a chilly 49.8°F (9.9°C) in February, to a moderate 56.7°F (13.7°C). In Carson City, Nevada, the average low-temperature is 29.8°F (-1.2°C).

Rainfall

In Carson City, in March, during 5.1 rainfall days, 1.1" (29.2mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Carson City, during the entire year, the rain falls for 42.8 days and collects up to 9.7" (245.8mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through April, November and December are months with snowfall. In Carson City, snow falls for 0.9 days, with typically accumulated 1.9" (48.3mm) of snow. Throughout the year, in Carson City, there are 5.2 snowfall days, and 13.7" (348.2mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Carson City is 9h.

UV index

In March, the average daily maximum UV index is 5. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 5 in March transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions - Protection against sunburn is recommended. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in March in Carson City?

In Carson City, Nevada, in March, the average high-temperature is 56.7°F (13.7°C), and the average low-temperature is 29.8°F (-1.2°C).

How much does it rain in Carson City in March?

In Carson City, Nevada, during March, the rain falls for 5.1 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.1" (29.2mm) of precipitation.

How much does it snow in Carson City in March?

In Carson City, Nevada, during March, snow falls for 0.9 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.9" (48.3mm) of snow.

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

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

How long on average sun shines in March in Carson City?

In Carson City, Nevada, the average sunshine in March is 9h.

What is the UV index intensity in March in Carson City?

In Carson City, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 5. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health risk from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in March - Carson City, NV
  • Average high temperature in March: 56.7°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (89.6°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (45°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 29.9°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (52.2°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (21.7°F).

Average rainfall in March - Carson City, NV
  • Average rainfall in March: 1.2"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (1.6").
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are July and August (0.2").

Average rainfall days in March - Carson City, NV
  • Average rainfall days in March: 5.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (6.3 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is July (1.1 days).

Average snowfall in March - Carson City, NV
  • Average snowfall in March: 1.9"

The month with the highest snowfall is December (3.9").
Months with the lowest snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

Average snowfall days in March - Carson City, NV
  • Average snowfall days in March: 0.9 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (1.4 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Carson City, NV
  • Average daylight in March: 12h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.9h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.5h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 9h

Months with most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 13h).
Months with least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 6).

Average UV index in March - Carson City, NV
  • Average UV index in March: 5

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