March weather forecast
Harrison, NJ

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Weather in March

March, the first month of the spring in Harrison, is a chilly month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 34.2°F (1.2°C) and an average high of 45.9°F (7.7°C).

Temperature

A minor escalation in the average high-temperature is seen with the onset of March, moving from an icy 38.8°F (3.8°C) in February to a chilly 45.9°F (7.7°C). Harrison's nighttime temperature in March falls to an average of 34.2°F (1.2°C).

Humidity

In March, the average relative humidity is 72%.

Rainfall

In Harrison, in March, during 10.8 rainfall days, 2.2" (56mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Harrison, during the entire year, the rain falls for 150.3 days and collects up to 27.72" (704mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through April, November and December are months with snowfall in Harrison, New Jersey. The month with the most snowfall is March, when snow falls for 4 days and typically aggregates up to 2.8" (71mm) of snow.

Daylight

The average length of the day in March in Harrison is 11h and 58min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:29 am and sunset at 5:48 pm EST. On the last day of March, sunrise is at 6:40 am and sunset at 7:20 pm EDT.
Note: On Sunday, March 10. 2024, at 2:00 am, Daylight Saving Time starts, and the time zone changes from EST to EDT. Daylight Saving Time lasts until Sunday, November 3. 2024, at 2:00 am; consequently, the time zone reverts from EDT to EST.

Sunshine

In March, the average sunshine in Harrison is 6.4h.

UV index

January through March, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a low threat to health from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: A maximum UV index of 2 in March translates into the following recommendations:
Children necessitate constant protection from sunlight, unlike the majority, who can remain under the sun for about an hour without burning. Limiting exposure to the direct Sun during midday hours can help prevent harmful UV radiation effects. Sunglasses that ward off UVA and UVB rays play a pivotal role in reducing solar eye damage. Take heed! Reflection from the snow can almost amplify the Sun's UV radiation by double.
Updated: Feb 13, 2024
Published by: Weather U.S. | About Us
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Frequently asked questions

What are March temperatures in Harrison?

During March, Harrison experiences an average high-temperature of 45.9°F (7.7°C) and a low-temperature of 34.2°F (1.2°C).

What is the average humidity in March in Harrison?

The average relative humidity in March in Harrison is 72%.

How much does it rain in Harrison in March?

In March, in Harrison, the rain falls for 10.8 days. Throughout March, 2.2" (56mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the snowiest month in Harrison?

The month with the most snowfall in Harrison is March, when snow falls for 4 days and typically aggregates up to 2.8" (71mm) of snow.

How much does it snow in Harrison in March?

In Harrison, New Jersey, in March, snow falls for 4 days, with typically accumulated 2.8" (71mm) of snow.

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

The average day length in March in Harrison, New Jersey, is 11h and 58min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in March in Harrison?

On the first day of March, sunrise is at 6:29 am and sunset at 5:48 pm EST. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:40 am and sunset at 7:20 pm EDT.

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

On Sunday, March 10. 2024, at 2:00 am, Daylight Saving Time starts in Harrison, and the time zone changes from EST to EDT. DST ends Sunday, November 3. 2024, at 2:00 am.

How many hours of sunshine does Harrison have in March?

In March, the average sunshine duration in Harrison is 6.4h.

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

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

What is the UV index intensity in March in Harrison?

In Harrison, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a low health threat from unsafe exposure to Sun's UV rays.
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Average rainfall days
Average snowfall days
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Average sunshine
Average sunshine days
Average UV index
Average cloud cover
Average visibility

Average temperature in March
Harrison, NJ

Average temperature in March - Harrison, NJ
  • Average high temperature in March: 45.9°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (82.9°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (36.3°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 34.2°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (69.4°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (25.9°F).

Average pressure in March
Harrison, NJ

Average pressure in March - Harrison, NJ
  • Average pressure in March: 30.05"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.1"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.93"Hg).

Average wind speed in March
Harrison, NJ

Average wind speed in March - Harrison, NJ
  • Average wind speed in March: 9.6mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (9.9mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (6.5mph).

Average humidity in March
Harrison, NJ

Average humidity in March - Harrison, NJ
  • Average humidity in March: 72%

The months with the highest relative humidity are February and December (75%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is August (70%).

Average rainfall in March
Harrison, NJ

Average rainfall in March - Harrison, NJ
  • Average rainfall in March: 2.2"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (3.23").
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are January and February (1.69").

Average rainfall days in March
Harrison, NJ

Average rainfall days in March - Harrison, NJ
  • Average rainfall days in March: 10.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (17.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (7.3 days).

Average snowfall in March
Harrison, NJ

Average snowfall in March - Harrison, NJ
  • Average snowfall in March: 2.8"

The month with the highest snowfall is March (2.8").
The months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

Average snowfall days in March
Harrison, NJ

Average snowfall days in March - Harrison, NJ
  • Average snowfall days in March: 4 days

The months with the highest number of snowfall days are January and February (5.3 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average daylight in March /
Average sunshine in March
Harrison, NJ

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Harrison, NJ
  • Average daylight in March: 12h and 0min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h and 0min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 18min).

  • Average sunshine in March: 6h and 2min

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10h and 42min).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4h and 48min).

Average sunshine days in March
Harrison, NJ

Average sunshine days in March - Harrison, NJ
  • Average sunshine days in March: 16.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (19.6 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (12 days).

Average UV index in March
Harrison, NJ

Average UV index in March - Harrison, NJ
  • Average UV index in March: 2

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

Average cloud cover in March
Harrison, NJ

Average cloud cover in March - Harrison, NJ
  • Average cloud cover in March: 47

The months with the most cloud cover are February, March and December (Cloud cover 47).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 29).

Average visibility in March
Harrison, NJ

Average visibility in March - Harrison, NJ
  • 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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