March weather forecast
Durham, NH

Weather in March

March, the first month of the spring in Durham, is still a cold month, with an average temperature ranging between max 40.3°F (4.6°C) and min 28.2°F (-2.1°C).

Temperature

In Durham, the average high-temperature in March slightly increases from 33.6°F (0.9°C) in February to a still cold 40.3°F (4.6°C). The average low-temperature, is 28.2°F (-2.1°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in March is 78%.

Rainfall

In Durham, in March, it is raining for 11.8 days, with typically 2.36" (60mm) of accumulated precipitation. In Durham, during the entire year, the rain falls for 144.8 days and collects up to 27.24" (692mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Durham are January through April, October through December. In March, in Durham, it is snowing for 6.8 days. Throughout March, 3.07" (78mm) of snow is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Durham, New Hampshire, there are 35.1 snowfall days, and 18.78" (477mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

In Durham, the average length of the day in March is 11h and 58min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:19 am and sunset at 5:32 pm EST. On the last day of March, in Durham, sunrise is at 6:27 am and sunset at 7:08 pm EDT.
Note: On Sunday, March 12. 2023, at 2:00 am, Daylight Saving Time starts, and the time zone changes from EST to EDT. Daylight Saving Time lasts until Sunday, November 5. 2023, at 2:00 am; consequently, the time zone reverts from EDT to EST.

Sunshine

In March, the average sunshine is 5.8h.

UV index

The months with the lowest UV index in Durham are January through March, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low health risk from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 2 in March transform into the following instructions:
Extended sun exposure is not an issue for the majority. Children, infants, and fair-skinned individuals always need to be protected. 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in March in Durham?

In Durham, in March, the average high-temperature is 40.3°F (4.6°C), and the average low-temperature is 28.2°F (-2.1°C).

What is the average humidity in March in Durham?

In March, the average relative humidity in Durham is 78%.

How much does it rain in Durham in March?

In Durham, in March, it is raining for 11.8 days, with typically 2.36" (60mm) of accumulated precipitation.

How much does it snow in Durham in March?

In Durham, in March, snow falls for 6.8 days, with typically accumulated 3.07" (78mm) of snow.

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

In Durham, New Hampshire, the average day length in March is 11h and 58min.

When are sunrise and sunset in March in Durham?

On the first day of March in Durham, sunrise is at 6:19 am and sunset at 5:32 pm EST. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:27 am and sunset at 7:08 pm EDT.

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

On Sunday, March 12. 2023, at 2:00 am, Daylight Saving Time starts in Durham, and the time zone changes from EST to EDT. DST ends Sunday, November 5. 2023, at 2:00 am.

How long on average sun shines in March in Durham?

In March, the average sunshine duration is 5.8h.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Durham?

January through March, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index in Durham.

What is the UV index intensity in March in Durham?

The average daily maximum UV index in March in Durham, New Hampshire, is 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health risk from unsafe exposure to Sun's UV rays.
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Average temperature in March
Durham, NH

Average temperature in March - Durham, NH
  • Average high temperature in March: 40.3°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (77.4°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (31.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 28.2°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (61.5°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (19.8°F).

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Average pressure in March
Durham, NH

Average pressure in March - Durham, NH
  • Average pressure in March: 30.02"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.06"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.92"Hg).

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Average wind speed in March
Durham, NH

Average wind speed in March - Durham, NH
  • Average wind speed in March: 9.9mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (10.8mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (6.2mph).

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Average humidity in March
Durham, NH

Average humidity in March - Durham, NH
  • Average humidity in March: 78%

The months with the highest relative humidity are January and February (80%).
The months with the lowest relative humidity are April and November (75%).

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Average rainfall in March
Durham, NH

Average rainfall in March - Durham, NH
  • Average rainfall in March: 2.36"

The wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are October and December (2.87").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.46").

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Average rainfall days in March
Durham, NH

Average rainfall days in March - Durham, NH
  • Average rainfall days in March: 11.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (15 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (7.6 days).

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Average snowfall in March
Durham, NH

Average snowfall in March - Durham, NH
  • Average snowfall in March: 3.07"

The month with the highest snowfall is December (4.53").
The months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in March
Durham, NH

Average snowfall days in March - Durham, NH
  • Average snowfall days in March: 6.8 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (8.7 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

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Average daylight in March /
Average sunshine in March
Durham, NH

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Durham, NH
  • Average daylight in March: 11h and 58min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h and 19min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 4min).

  • Average sunshine in March: 5h and 48min

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 10h and 36min).
The months with the least sunshine are February and December (Average sunshine: 4h and 48min).

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Average sunshine days in March
Durham, NH

Average sunshine days in March - Durham, NH
  • Average sunshine days in March: 13.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (17.1 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is April (13.2 days).

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Average UV index in March
Durham, NH

Average UV index in March - Durham, NH
  • Average UV index in March: 2

The months with the highest UV index are July and August (UV index 6).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, November and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in March
Durham, NH

Average cloud cover in March - Durham, NH
  • Average cloud cover in March: 50

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 50).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 30).

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Average visibility in March
Durham, NH

Average visibility in March - Durham, NH
  • Average visibility in March: 6mi

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

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